Yorkshire Carnegie will welcome Nottingham to Emerald Headingley this Saturday with both teams level on points in the Greene King IPA Championship at the start of the second half of the season.

Yorkshire defeated Nottingham at Lady Bay earlier in the season and will be hoping to build on their back to back wins at Jersey and at home to Rotherham recently.

There is a welcome return for Alex Davies on the bench after he has been sidelined with a hand injury since the start of October. The vice captain starts on the bench on his return to action.

The team in full is:

15. Chris Elder
14. George Watkins
13. Andy Forsyth
12. Tom Casson
11. Darren Atkins
10. Pete Lucock
9. Will Homer

1. Marc Thomas
2. Joe Buckle
3. Charlie Beech
4. Jack Whetton
5. Mike Myerscough
6. Richard Beck
7. Richard Mayhew (c)
8. Ollie Stedman

16. Harry Newborn
17. Charlie Capps
18. James Thraves
19. Ben West
20. Josh Bainbridge
21. Alex Davies
22. Fred Burdon