Afa Amosa has been selected at No 8 for Samoa. Unfortunately he was injured in Samoa’s win over Russia and is waiting on scans to see if he will be able to continue in the tournament.
Tony Lamborn, who was player coach this year at Moorabbin, has been selected for team USA and is playing on the flank in their lead off match against England tonight.
Dean Budd has been based in Italy for over a decade now and his father Mike Budd was a first grade player for many years at Moorabbin. Dean took the field as Captain for Italy’s match against Canada today and they came away with a convincing 48-7 win.