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Neath RFC

Neath visit Carmarthen Quins on Saturday hoping to put last week’s opening-day defeat by Newport firmly behind them.

The Welsh All Blacks make several changes with Marc Jones coming in at prop, Jon Barley at lock and Leon Ward and Lee Beach in the back-row.

Behind the scrum, Aaron Bramwell switches to full back and Gareth McCarthy to centre with Joel Matavesi at outside-half and Ian Ellis on the wing. The team is :-

15 Aaron Bramwell; 14 Ashley Evans, 13 Ryan Evans, 12 Gareth McCarthy, 11 Ian Ellis; 10 Joel Matavesi, 9 Tom James; 1 Aaron Coundley, 2 Sion Crocker, 3 Marc Jones; 4 Rhys Jones, 5 Jon Barley; 6 Leon Ward, 8 Lee Beach, 7 Jordan Collier

Replacements (16-23) – Nicky Downs, Ieuan Dobbs, Roy Jones, Calum Davies, Alun Jones, Chris Morgans, Iwan Evans, Dean Howell