Yorkshire Carnegie Head Coach Bryan Redpath has made three changes to the side that lost to Doncaster last Sunday for this Sunday’s clash with Richmond at Headingley Carnegie, kick off 3pm.

In the backline, Andy Forsyth starts at centre in place of the injured Pete Lucock. Tom Casson was ruled out in the final team run with a rib injury so has been replaced by England U20 Grand Slam winning centre Max Wright. Warren Seals has been drafted onto the bench.

In the forwards, Phil Nilsen starts at hooker in place of Mike Mayhew whilst Sione Faletau comes in for Mike Cusack, Mayhew and Cusack are both amongst the replacements on Sunday.

Back rower Josh Bainbridge is ruled out through the injury he suffered whilst scoring last week so Richard Beck makes a welcome return on the bench.

The team in full is:

15. Chris Elder
14. Jonah Holmes
13. Andy Forsyth
12. Max Wright
11. Tom Arscott
10. Joe Ford
9. Alex Davies

1. Lewis Boyce
2. Phil Nilsen
3. Sione Faletau
4. Mike Myerscough
5. Ben West
6. Ollie Stedman
7. Richard Mayhew
8. Ryan Burrows (c)

16. Mike Mayhew
17. Matt Beesley
18. Mike Cusack
19. Matt Smith
20. Richard Beck
21. Max Green
22. Warren Seals