Centre Fred Burdon will make his first league appearance for Yorkshire Carnegie since the second leg of the play off defeat to London Welsh two years ago when Bryan Redpath’s side host promotion rivals Bedford Blues this Sunday, kick off 4pm.

Burdon returned to action a fortnight ago in the British & Irish Cup quarter final win over Moseley having torn both Achilles in the last eighteen months.
 
Burdon is joined in the centres by Pete Lucock with Tom Casson and Andy Forsyth both ruled out through injury. 
 
Mike Myerscough comes in for Dean Schofield in the second row for his first appearance since suffering Appendicitis last month.  Richard Beck is back in the back row after missing last week’s game through illness.
 
Yorkshire Carnegie are also currenty without Seb Stegmann (quad), Jack Walker (ankle), David Doherty (hamstring), Christian Georgiou (shoulder) and Josh Bainbridge (foot).
 
The team in full is:
 
15. Jonah Holmes
14. Oli Goss
13. Pete Lucock
12. Fred Burdon
11. Taylor Prell
10. Kevin Sinfield
9. Chris Pilgrim
1. Lee Imiolek
2. Joe Graham
3. James Tideswell
4. Mike Myerscough
5. Matt Smith
6. Richard Beck
7. Chris Walker
8. Ryan Burrows (c)
16. Phil Nilsen
17. Charlie Beech
18. Rob O’Donnell
19. Chris Jones
20. Andy Saull
21. Joel Hodgson
22. Max Wright