TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT – PONTYPRIDD RFC V CROSS KEYS RFC
Team Announcement – Pontypridd RFC v Cross Keys RFC
Following an impressive win over unbeaten Ebbw Vale last Saturday, Round 9 of the Principality Premiership see Pontypridd RFC welcome another Gwent side Cross keys to Sardis Road.
With Pontypridd currently sitting Third in the Principality Premiership, Saturdays game is all to play for as victory could see Pontypridd move into second place with Ebbw Vale entertaining Merthyr in the televised Scrum V game on Friday Night at Eugene Park.
Pontypridd keep the same back line as the team that beat Ebbw Vale last week. Returning from Blues duty is Dane Blacker at scrum Half, and also coming back into the scrum are fellow Blues Alun Lawrence and Corey Domachowski.
Pontypridd have also had to make a few forced changes with Rhys Shellard picking up a calf strain, and Rhodri Jones who was replaced last week against Ebbw Vale due to a head Injury.
Work Commitments keeps Luke Leddington out of contention this week and drafted into the match day squad is Ioan Davies a young Wales U18’s Back row forward who comes onto the bench due to an injury to Sion Edwards durning last nights USW game and Robert Jones who takes his place on the bench after training with Pontypridd for the past few weeks from Treorchy.
Pontypridd RFC v Cross Keys RFC
TEAM SHEET PONTYPRIDD RFC
15 Dale Stuckey, 14 Alex Webber,13 Alex Knott, 12 Dafydd Lockyer, 11 Cameron Lewis, 10 Ben Jones, 9 Dane Blacker, 8 Steffan Jenkins, 7 Morgan Sieniawski, 6 Alun Lawrence,5 Chris Dicomidis,4 Sean Moore, 3 Gareth Smith, 2 Geraint Clarke, 1 Corey Domachowski
16 Robert Jones, 17 Huw Owen, 18 Joe Popple,19 Lloyd Evans, 20 Ioan Davies, 21 Huw Rees, 22 Gabriel Davies, 23 Lewis Williams