Glamorgan Wanderers welcome back top try scorer Jamie Jones who has not figured since the opening game of the season, for the Principality Premiership clash against Newport.
He takes his place on the left wing instead of Jason Pocock while Richard Hodges also gives a start to scrum half Glenn Holloway who recently joined the squad from Caerphilly.
In the pack Hodges shuffles his resources with Nick Kelly moving into the back row allowing Gareth Knight to come back into the second row.
On the bench the Wanderers have opted for experience with the inclusion of last years captain Matthew Bolton, Gareth Alexander, Mark Roper and Mike Grimes.
Glamorgan Wanderers: 15. James Loxton 14. Steve Cullen 13. Robin Lock 12. Dafydd Hewitt 11. Jamie Jones
10. Scott Sneddon 9. Glenn Holloway; 1. Nathan Trevett 2. Ryan Price 3. Scott Andrews 4. Gareth Knight 5. Tom Evans 6. Jevon Groves 7. Richard Thomas 8. Nick Kelly (capt)
Replacements: 16. Ross Johnson 17. Matthew Bolton 18. Gareth Alexander 19. Mike Grimes 20. Ben Rose 21. Mark Roper 22. Luke Evans
Meet the members of the WRU's inaugural Youth Board - after an online selection process which saw a host of high calibre candidates submit video applications the WRU has made its first 15 appointments.The board is made up of individuals aged between 16 and 21, and will meet for the first time at Principality Stadium on Monday 15th February.
The Wales Women's team headed to Dare Valley Country Park on a team bonding exercise as the entire squad got together for the very first time in preparation for this season's Six Nations championship which kicks off on Saturday with a clash against defending champions Ireland, in Donnybrook.
Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland discusses his team selection for the opening round of the RBS 6 Nations where he leads his side against Ireland, on Sunday. As WRU TV's Luke Brodley discovers, Gatland is fully aware of the challenges the defending champions pose
WRUTV caught up with Wales Women captain Rachel Taylor at the RBS 6 Nations launch and how a good crowd really helps boost the girls performance. Tickets for all three Women's home games at The Gnoll, Neath are available from www.wru.wales/tickets