Bridgend Ravens
2018/2019 Principality Premiership
Bridgend 35 v 44 Pontypridd
29 September 2018 - Morganstone Brewery Field, Bridgend

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Team to face Pontypridd (H)

Bridgend Ravens welcome Pontypridd to the Morganstone Brewery Field tomorrow afternoon in a Principality Premiership clash (2:30pm). 

Both sides were defeated in their last outings. Bridgend slipped to a one point defeat to Ebbw Vale at Eugene Cross Park while Pontypridd suffered a handsome home reverse against RGC. Matt Silva makes a few changes to his starting lineup as Bridgend look return to winning ways. There is one changes in the backs: Aaron Grabham regains his place on the wing. Amongst the forwards, Gareth Harvey returns and Garyn Daniel gets his first start of the campaign.

Bridgend Ravens:15. Mikey Kennedy 14. Aaron Grabham 13. Stuart Floyd-Ellis 12. Nathan Edwards (capt) 11. Will Holley 10. Jamie Murphy 9. Chris Williams   8. Dafi Davies 7. Adam O'Driscoll 6. Tom Morgan 5. Shaun O'Rourke 4. Chris John 3. Garyn Daniel 2. Gareth Harvey 1. Rhodri Apsee

Replacements:  16. Rob Jones 17. Ollie Evans 18. Cai Lewis 19. Jack Pope 20. Owain Lloyd 21. Connor Tantum 22. Ryan Evans 23. Sam Berbillion 

Pontypridd: 15. B. Jones 14. D. Stuckey 13. A. Knott 12. D. Lockyer (c) 11. C. Howells 10. C. Sweeney 9. J. Hill 1. I. George 2. H. Dowden. 3. G. Smith 4. C. Dicomidis 5. S. Smallman 6. L. Evans 7. R. Shellard 8. M. Sieniawski

Replacements: 16. H. Owens 17. J. Page 18. J. Popple 19. J. Hawkins 20. S. Edwards 21. D. Francis 22. T. Riley 23. L. Williams