Dragons Head Coach Paul Turner has named a 26-man squad for the Dragons' trip to Leicester Tigers in the LV= Cup on Saturday (KO 1pm).
Shaun Connor will retain the captaincy for Saturday's game after guiding the Dragons to victory over Sale Sharks at Rodney Parade last Friday.
Steve Jones returns from the knee injury he picked up in the game against Edinburgh whilst Jason Tovey and Wayne Evans also return to the squad having been rested for the opening match against Sale.
Dragons squad for Leicester Tigers Forwards Dan Watchurst, Hugh Gustafson, Peter Bracken, Pat Palmer, Duane Goodfield, Steve Jones, Adam Jones, Hoani Macdonald, Rob Sidoli, Toby Faletau, Grant Webb, James Harris, Gavin Thomas.
Backs Martyn Thomas, Jason Tovey, Richard Fussell, Aled Brew, Will Harries, Rhodri Gomer Davies, Tom Riley, Shaun Connor (C), Adam Greendale, Danny Lee, Alex Walker, Wayne Evans
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.