JAMES RETURNS TO 19-MAN SQUAD

posted on 24 May 2012

Wildcats Head Coach Richard Agar has drafted Matt James into his 19-man squad for Saturday’s Magic Weekend derby with Caslteford Tigers (kick-off: 1pm).

Matt James is back in contention after serving a one-game ban.

The prop missed the defeat to Warrington after being handed a one-match ban by the RFL for an incident in the game at Langtree Park against St. Helens, but returns in place of Paul Johnson.

Vice-captain Danny Kirmond is also included following an abductor strain that made him a late withdrawal from the side to face the Wolves, and although Agar revealed that the second-row had not trained in the early part of the week, he is expected to be fit to play against the Tigers.

The full 19-man squad is:

Richard MATHERS

Peter FOX

Dean COLLIS

Vince MELLARS

Ben COCKAYNE

Isaac JOHN

Kyle WOOD

Andy RALEIGH

Ali LAUITIITI

Steve SOUTHERN

Danny WASHBROOK

Paul AITON

Kyle AMOR

Danny KIRMOND

Frankie MARIANO

Tim SMITH

Kyle TROUT

Matt JAMES

Paul SYKES

Check out our Wildcats TV preview for Saturday’s game where we spoke to Agar and Dean Collis at the Etihad on Tuesday by clicking HERE.

Day tickets for the Magic Weekend are selling fast with the club having limited reserved and unreserved weekend tickets, and reserved tickets only for the Saturday.

The remaining tickets start at £45 for adults and £22.50 for juniors/concessions and can be bought from the Rapid Solicitors Stadium Box Office.

Coach travel for the trip to the Etihad is now fully booked.

This is Wakefield. Together We Are Stronger.

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