The Dragons have won four of the five encounters they have had with Scottish sides in Newport, with just Edinburgh being successful there 17-16 in November. Glasgow Rugby have won just one of their past seven matches in all competitions and have not won away from home in their last seven games since beating the Borders at Melrose on 11 September. The two Celtic League clashes between the teams last season went with home field advantage but the Dragons bucked that trend with a 38-29 victory at Hughenden in September.
Dragons: Percy Montgomery; Gareth Wyatt, Hal Luscombe, Sione Tuipulotu, Kevin Morgan; Ceri Sweeney, Gareth Cooper; Adam Black, Steve Jones, Chris Anthony, Ian Gough, Peter Sidoli, Jamie Ringer, Jason Forster (capt), Michael Owen.
Replacements: James Richards, Rod Snow, Rhys Thomas, Luke Charteris, Rhys Oakley, Craig Warlow, Gareth Baber. Glasgow: Kenny Logan, David Millard, Andy Craig, Andrew Henderson, Rory Lamont, Dan Parks, Graeme Beveridge, Kevin Tkachuk, Gordon Bulloch (capt), Andrew Kelly, Joe Beardshaw, Dan Turner, Steve Swindall, Cammy Mather, Paul Dearlove.
Replacements: Scott Lawson, Ben Prescott, Andrew Hall, Jonathan van der Schyff, Alasdhair McFarlane, Graeme Morrison, Colin Shaw.
The Welsh Rugby Union has awarded a unique 'President's Cap' to a specific group of players who represented their country between 1945 and 1979, but missed out on international recognition at the time.
Prabhat Mathema, the WRU's National Medical Manager explains the four part Pitchside Suspected Concussion Assessment process the IRB has devised that is being implemented throughout the Dove Men Series and in the LV= Cup this season, which includes the provision for a five minute temporary substitution to allow an assessment to take place.