Glamorgan Wanderers go in search of their first win at Beddau on Saturday and make five changes to the side that started at Newbridge last week.
"The start of the season doesn't get any easier for us, the players realise now that in this division you have to front up if you want to be successful," commented Wanderers head coach Chris Ower
"Beddau are a formidable outfit, especially at home," added forwards coach Matthew Bolton
The Wanderers are able to welcome back the experience of Gareth Cull into the starting line-up and he is joined in the backs by Lloyd Thomas, Dan Lovell and Sion Summers who all get their first start of the season.
In the pack John George returns to the boiler house after missing last week in the only change to the forwards. Haval Ibrahim comes into the squad after transferring from Llanishen.
Glamorgan Wanderers 15 Sion Summers 14 Dan Lovell 13 Ciaran O'Driscoll 12 Lloyd Thomas 11 Joe Xiberras 10 Gareth Cull 9 Harry Trelawny; 1 Steffan Simpson 2 Mike Catris 3 Dan Evans 4 John George 5 Gareth Knight 6 Lee Highgate (capt) 7 Nick Hampson 8 Dan Crimmins
Replacements: 16 Haval Ibrahim 17 Ryan Beddows 18 Carl Kimber 19 Tim Cronin 20 Ian Overton
As the countdown continues for RWC2015, Tournament Chief Executive Debbie Jevans visited the Millennium Stadium to discuss preparations for the eight matches and reveal the positive news that 100,000 tickets for games at the home of Welsh rugby have sold in the last seven days.
Jason Harries is targeting a first win on the World Series circuit this season with Wales. The series returns to action this weekend in Dubai where Harries is part of a team hoping to build from its efforts in round one in October.
Wales skipper Jevon Groves says his side have addressed a few points from Gold Coast and aim to 'hit the ground running' in the next two rounds of the World Series, kicking off with this weekend in Dubai before heading off to South Africa next week.
Wales Sevens manager Steff Thomas is hopeful his side can build from a quarter-final spot in the opening round of the World Series in Australia when his side take part in the forthcoming double header in Dubai and South Africa.