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TEAM NEWS: London Welsh Vs Bristol Rugby

Published on 08th November 2013 by Tom Tainton

Five changes for Exiles clash

Bryan Rennie returns to the starting line-up ahead of Bristol’s trip to league leaders London Welsh on Sunday (2.30pm KO).

Andy Robinson makes five changes from the side that beat Plymouth last weekend, as Bristol Rugby go in search of a sixth successive Greene King IPA Championship victory at the Kassam Stadium.

Adam D’Arcy is named at full-back, while Ruki Tipuna forms a half-back partnership with Nicky Robinson.

In the pack, Ross Johnston makes his first league start of the campaign, while Marco Mama comes into the back row.

Bristol retain a four forwards and three backs split on the replacements bench.

Bristol Rugby team to face London Welsh at the Kassam Stadium on Sunday, 10 November (2.30pm KO):

Adam D’Arcy; George Watkins, Bryan Rennie, Ben Mosses, Ryan Edwards; Nicky Robinson, Ruki Tipuna; Kyle Traynor, Ross Johnston, Bruce Douglas, Glen Townson, Mark Sorenson (c), Marco Mama, James Merriman, Ben Skirving.

Replacements: Ollie Hayes, Mark Lilley, Mitch Eadie, Iain Grieve, James Grindal, Tristan Roberts, Jack Tovey.