Nigel Carolan rings the changes for high-flying Ireland under-20s

Their final pool match is against Georgia

BY Newstalk 19:24 Tuesday 14 June 2016, 19:24 14 Jun 2016

Ireland's Greg Jones celebrates ©INPHO/Camerasport/Dave Howarth

Ireland under-20 coach Nigel Carolan has made 13 changes to his side for tomorrow's clash with Georgia at the World Under20 Championships.

Flanker Greg Jones is the only forward who started in the historic win against New Zealand to retain his place.

In the backline, winger Hugo Keenan is the sole survivor from last Saturday, while out-half Johnny Mc Phillips starts,having come off the bench for the injured Bill Johnston last time out.

Ireland under-20 team to face Georgia

15. Brett Connon (Newcastle Falcons/Exiles)
14. Terry Kennedy (St. Mary's College/Leinster)
13. Jimmy O'Brien (UCD/Leinster)
12. Paul Kiernan (UCC/Munster) (capt)
11. Hugo Keenan (UCD/Leinster)
10. Johnny McPhillips (Queen's University/Ulster)
9. Niall Saunders (Harlequins/Exiles)
1. James Bollard (Dublin University/Leinster)
2. Vincent O'Brien (Cork Constitution/Munster)
3. Vakh Abdaladze (Clontarf/Leinster)
4. Evan Mintern (Cork Constitution/Munster) 
5. Sean O'Connor (Cashel/Munster)
6. Greg Jones (UCD/Leinster)
7. Conall Boomer (Belfast Harlequins/Ulster)
8. Kelvin Brown (Shannon/Munster)


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