PARKER PEN SHIELD semi-finalists Pontypridd get back to league action tomorrow, when they take on Glasgow at Sardis Road.
Lynn Howells, who has been touted as an International class coach in recent days, makes sweeping changes to the side that demolished Saracens in London last week.
Only eight players make the starting fifteen, three of which move to different positions.
Glasgow have bowed to the request from the SFU and rest hooker Gordon Bulloch. This means Gavin Scott gets his chance in the front row.
Lock Nathan Ross replaces Jason White. Scottish International trio James McLaren,Tommy Hayes and Andy Nicol all return.
Pontypridd; G Wyatt; G Jones, S Parker, J Lewis, N Simpson; N Little, P John; D Bell, M Davies, S Cronk, M Owen, R Sidoli, D McIntosh, C Harris, G Remnant
Glasgow; G Metcalfe; J Steel, J McLaren, A Henderson, R Kerr; T Hayes, A Nicol (capt); D Hilton, S Scott, G McIlwham, S Griffiths, N Ross, R Reid, G Flockhart, J Petri
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.