Points machine Scott Sneddon is back for Glamorgan Wanderers
Richard Hodges brings back the premiership's top points scorer for the Swalec Cup visit of Newbridge.
Scott Sneddon replaces Mark Roper and he is partnered at half back by Glenn Holloway.
The game also sees top try scorer for the last two season's Jamie Jones return on the wing as Richard Hodges takes no chances against the Gwent side.
In the pack Ross Johnson, who was unavailable last week, returns at hooker and captain Nick Kelly returns in the second row although Wales Under 20's star Scott Andrews takes the captaincy for this Saturday.
In the back row, another Under 20's squad member, Josh Navidi starts at Number 8.
Glamorgan Wanderers: 15. James Loxton 14. Robin Lock 13. Simon Rosser 12. Dafydd Hewitt 11. Jamie Jones 10. Scott Sneddon 9. Glenn Holloway; 1. Mark O'Leary 2. Ross Johnson 3. Scott Andrews (capt)
4. Gareth Knight 5. Nick Kelly 6. Nio Aiono 7. Lee Highgate 8. Josh Navidi
Replacements: 16. Richard Emms 17. Nathan Trevett 18. Alex Luff 19. Alistair McDonald 20. Gareth Morris 21. Luke Evans 22. James Thomas
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Wales Women's head coach Rhys Edwards was at Llandovery to see the conclusion of an entertaining Women's Regional championship where any one of three teams were in contention for title glory on the last day of action.
Christmas has come early at Glynneath rugby club, one of a number around Wales who have received an array of merchandise and equipment this December courtesy of the Welsh Rugby Union's £750,000 participation points scheme.
The WRU have been delivering on the scheme - which gives individual clubs access to up to £5,000 worth of supplies and equipment each for the 2014/2015 season - over the last two weeks and today (Friday) were received by a special guest in Glynneath, club president and pitch marker Max Boyce.
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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.