BATH
No.Name
15Tom Homer, FB
3
14Darren Atkins, W
13Max Clark, C
12Matt Banahan, C
11Jack Wilson, W
T
10Rhys Priestland, FH
9Darren Allinson, SH
1Nathan Catt, P
2Ross Batty, H
3Kane Palma-Newport, P
4Elliott Stooke, L
5Matt Garvey, L
6Tom Ellis, FL
7Guy Mercer, FL
8Taulupe Faletau, N8
Replacements
16Tom Dunn, R
17Beno Obano, R
18Max Lahiff, R
19Paul Grant, R
20Zach Mercer, R
21Will Homer, R
22Adam Hastings, R
23Ben Tapuai, R

*Players currently on the pitch are shown in bold

Game Info

Venue: Recreation Ground
2:45 PM, November 18, 2016
Capacity: 11,700
1063dPA Sport

Faletau returns as Bath seal derby win over Bristol

Wales No 8 Taulupe Faletau made his comeback after more than 10 weeks out with a medial knee ligament injury as Bath earned a scrappy 16-9 Aviva Premiership victory over winless neighbours Bristo

Match Commentary

81'16-9 End of second half
79'Bristol win their lineout and drive closer to the Bath line but they knock the ball forward. And the game is done.
78'Bristol get the penalty and Searle drives the ball inside the Bath 22. They gather from the lineout. Jordan Crane drives forward. Gaston Cortes takes it within a metre of the line. It spread wide but they don't take the overlap. The referee awards a penalty for Bristol. They kick for the corner.

Match Stats

BATH
Possession
BTL
37%
63%
Territory
35%
65%
BATH
BTL
80Runs143
279Meters Run297
5Clean Breaks3
141Tackles78
11Missed Tackles11
12Turnover Knock On12

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