Newport Rugby will be hoping to hold onto their lead at the top of the Welsh/Scottish League when they travel to Edinburgh on Friday evening.
Simon Raiwalui's side went to the top of the table following their home victory over Llanelli on January 18th.
Newport have won three of their five games on the road in the Welsh/Scottish League to date this season - at Neath, Caerphilly and Pontypridd.
The last clash between the sides saw a 29 to 11 victory for the Black and Ambers.
New Wales Cap Andy Marinos is picked at centre, but his international teammates, Chris Anthony and Ian Gough, are selected amongst the replacements.
New England A cap Peter Buxton joins Jason Forster and Joe Powell in the back row. Andrew Powell is still injured while Wales A cap Alix Popham, fresh from his loan spell at Leeds Tykes, is on the bench.
Newport Rugby: Matt Pini; Matt Mostyn, Andy Marinos, Jon Pritchard, Matthew Watkins; Jason Strange, Ofisa Tonu'u; Rod Snow, Paul Young, Adrian Garvey, Simon Raiwalui (captain), Mike Voyle, Peter Buxton, Jason Forster, Joe Powell.
Replacements: Chris Anthony, James Richards, Ian Gough, Alix Popham, Ben Breeze, Hal Luscombe, Dale Burn.
Wales 7s captain Luke Treharne may have only played once on the World Series, but he has full confidence in his side as they prepare for the opening two rounds of this year's series in Dubai and South Africa, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers.
Wales 7s Manager Steff Thomas believes Luke Treharne has all the attriubutes to be a top class captain. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie hears his reasons why as the squad prepare for the opening two legs of the new World Series in Dubai and South Africa.
The British & Irish Cup kicks off this weekend with the four Regional Premiership Select XVs flying the flag for Wales. Welsh
Sat 14 Nov: Blues Premiership Select v Nottingham (2.30) & Connacht Eagles v Dragons (2.30)
Sun 15 Nov: Yorkshire Carnegie v Ospreys Premiership Select (1.30) & Scarlets v Bedford Blues (3.00)
The Welsh Rugby Union is forming a new Youth Board with a brief to help keep more young people involved in the game during their late teenage years and beyond. The first task of the fifteen strong Board will be to analyse and consider the issues which lead to a number of youngsters drifting away from the sport between the ages of 16 and 21. To apply visit www.wru.wales/youthboard
The Foster's Challenge Cup will involve the 12 Principality Premiership sides and will run during European and British & Irish Cup weeks, providing vital fixtures for the participating clubs and an opportunity for upcoming players to step up to semi-professional rugby and make a claim for starting places within the Premiership squads.
Eighty schools and colleges in Wales now have a full time rugby officer as part of the WRU's school club hub scheme. All of the school club hub officers recently gathered at the National Centre of Excellence for various workshops.
With Liam Williams forced out of the World Cup through injury, lock Luke Charteris and Skills Coach Neil Jenkins say they have to put yesterday's defeat behind them as Wales now look ahead to another physical encounter against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance Paul Stridgeon praises the Physical Performance department for their work and dedication as he addresses the media ahead of Wales' Pool A clash against Australia
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.