After the win against Tredegar, Glamorgan Wanderers make four changes for the visit of the Steelmen for Saturday's SWALEC League Division 1 East clash.
In the backs Rhys Griffiths gets his first start at scrum half and Joe Sullivan joins in-form Joe Xiberras in the centre.
Up front Carl Kimber returns at No 8 after recovering from injury and John George, who made an impact from the bench last week, starts in the second row instead of Alex Luff. Mike Stephens replaces Sean Cochlin on the subs bench.
"This year we have locked horns with Ebbw on a regular basis. Saturday will be a good marker of our progress in recent weeks," commented head coach Chris Ower.
"Our sides know each other very well, there will be few surprises but their league position does not lie. They are in top form," added forwards coach Matthew Bolton.
Glamorgan Wanderers 15. Owen Marshall 14. Dan Lovell 13. Joe Xiberras 12. Joe Sullivan
11. Ian Newbury 10. Gareth Cull 9. Rhys Griffiths; 1. Joe Russell 2. Mike Catris 3. Mel Lewis (capt) 4. John George 5. Ed Morris 6 Dan Richards 7 Andrew Bradbury 8. Carl Kimber
Replacements: 16. Ross Grimstone 17. Ryan Beddows 18. Garth Knight 19. Mike Stephens 20. Tim Cronin
The Half a Game initiative is currently sweeping across Wales and proving a major success. The scheme aims to give every young player at least half a game every weekend. WRU TV recently visited a festival in Narberth where clubs have fully embraced the initiative.
Both Bargoed and Swansea were seeking their first win of the Principality Premiership season this afternoon. It proved a fruitful day for the hosts - not only did they win, but Bargoed claimed a try bonus point.
Cardiff managed to keep their unbeaten record at home intact, but only just as Bridgend made them work extremely hard before the Blue and Blacks secured a hard fought Principality Premiership win at the BT Sport Arms Park last night.
Former Wales back row Andy Powell gives a guided tour of The Wern, home of Merthyr RFC, who are determined to prove a lot of people wrong and make their mark in their first season in the Principality Premiership.
Wales Sevens head coach Gareth Williams looks back on the Rio Sevens success where he helped GB win silver. He believes the successful campaign is a huge boost to his Welsh squad as they prepare for another World Series, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland will be heading back home to take on the All Blacks next year where for him, success for 2017 is all about going to New Zealand and winning a Test Series.
Last week all roads led to Eugene Cross Park where defending champions Ebbw Vale hosted this season's launch of the Principality Premiership. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie was there to capture the thoughts of Damien Hudd, captain of Ebbw Vale, and WRU Head of Performance, Geraint John.
Llandovery made it three in a row when they defeated Aberavon in the final of the National Foster's 7s at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday. On another eventful day of sevens, Newport claimed the Plate and the Dragons won the women's crown
Last week saw Cardiff welcome players from around the world for the 21st Golden Oldies Festival. The tournament features players over 35 years of age, and this year's event saw a select few represent the WRU in a 'friendly' against the Wooden Spoon.
Wales Under 18 captain Callum Bradbury is delighted to have seen his side claim a narrow 18-17 victory against a strong SA Schools 'A' side to end the three-match Under 19 International Series in South Africa on a high note.
The Wales U18 squad spent an emotional day in the drug-riddled townnship of Hout Bay. Hout Bay Warriors President Fred Johannes said the visit was 'the talk of the town' and will dream about the day everyday for the rest of his life.
RGC 1404's new head coach Mark Jones is hoping to build 'something special' in north Wales and is already looking forward to the development region participating in the Principality Premiership for the very first time.