Cipriani to face Wallabies
September 7, 2011
Danny Cipriani will be going up against some of his Rebels team-mates in London this November © Getty Images
Former England fly-half Danny Cipriani is one of a number of high-profile players to have an accepted an invite to line out for the Barbarians in this November's clash with Australia in London.
Cipriani, who is currently plying his trade 'Down Under' with the Melbourne Rebels, will be joined in a stellar Baa-Baas squad by All Blacks midfield maestro Sonny Bill Williams, who is currently on World Cup duty in New Zealand, and former Wallabies captain Stirling Mortlock.
Williams, who made his Baa-Baas debut against the Aussies in Sydney two years ago, is not the only current World Cup star to have been called upon. His All Blacks team-mate Keven Mealamu will also be involved, as will legendary Springbok second-rows Victor Matfield and Bakkies Botha, and Welsh trio Stephen Jones, Jamie Roberts and Ryan Jones.
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