Yorkshire Carnegie Head Coach James Lowes has named a strong side for this Saturday’s penultimate British & Irish Cup pool game at London Scottish, kick off 3pm.

Lowes gave a number of young players the chance to impress against the Dragons Premiership Select in the previous two rounds but he names a strong squad this week as Yorkshire look to take a decisive step towards the knock out stages.

There is a welcome return from injury for fly half Callum Irvine, who has not featured since defeat at the same venue against Richmond back at the start of October.  Yorkshire defeated Scottish earlier in the in the pool stages 19-8 at Ilkley but lost on the opening day at the Athletic Ground 28-12.

The team in full is:

15. Stevie McColl
14. George Watkins
13. Andy Forsyth
12. Fred Burdon
11. Louis Brown
10. Callum Irvine
9. Alex Davies (c)

1. Charlie Capps
2. Harry Newborn
3. James Thraves
4. Jack Whetton
5. Mike Myerscough
6. Ben West
7. Josh Bainbridge
8. Richard Beck

16. Joe Buckle
17. Will Vaughan
18. Xavier Valentine
19. Elliot Ward
20. Trystan Lloyd
21. Tom Casson
22. Pete Lucock