Yorkshire Carnegie Head Coach Bryan Redpath has made five changes to the side that narrowly beat Richmond last week for this Friday’s clash with Bedford at Headingley Carnegie, kick off 8pm
Andy Forsyth returns to the centres to partner Pete Lucock. Lucock will revert to inside centre on his 100th appearance for the club in all competitions. The other change in the backs sees Alex Davies start at scrum half to captain the side.

Skipper Ryan Burrows will start this week on the bench which allows Dan Sanderson to return to the second row and Richard Beck, who is also making his 100th appearance in all competitions, moving to the back row.

Hooker Ross Graham replaces Mike Mayhew in the front row whilst the final change sees Chris Walker start at openside flanker in place of Andy Saull, who suffered an eye injury against Richmond so starts this week on the bench.

The side in full is:

15. Stevie McColl
14. Jonah Holmes
13. Andy Forsyth
12. Pete Lucock
11. Seb Stegmann
10. Joe Ford
9. Alex Davies (c)

1. Lewis Boyce
2. Ross Graham
3. Mike Cusack
4. Jack Whetton
5. Dan Sanderson
6. Richard Beck
7. Chris Walker
8. Ollie Stedman

16. Mike Mayhew
17. Charlie Beech
18. Rob O’Donnell
19. Andy Saull
20. Ryan Burrows
21. Max Green
22. Max Wright