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TEAM NEWS: Cornish Pirates Vs Bristol Rugby

Published on 22nd November 2013 by Tom Tainton

Robinson makes six changes to side

Ben Glynn makes his first league start of the season when Bristol Rugby face fifth-placed Cornish Pirates in the Greene King IPA Championship on Sunday (3pm KO).

Andy Robinson makes six changes to the side that beat Rotherham 36-26 ahead of the Mennaye Field clash.

Andy Short and Ryan Edwards come into the backline, while Nicky Robinson and James Grindal – who skippers the side - form a new-look half-back partnership.

Nick Koster returns to the back row alongside Redford Pennycook and Mitch Eadie.

Luke Eves is selected among the replacements after returning to full-fitness following a hand injury.

Bristol Rugby team to face Cornish Pirates at Mennaye Field on Sunday, 24 November (3pm KO):

Adam D’Arcy; Ryan Edwards, Andy Short, Ben Mosses, Charlie Amesbury; Nicky Robinson, James Grindal (c); Mark Lilley, Ross Johnston, Gaston Cortes, Glen Townson, Ben Glynn, Nick Koster, Redford Pennycook, Mitch Eadie.

Replacements: Ollie Hayes, James Hall, Ben Skirving, Marco Mama, Callum Braley, Adrian Jarvis, Luke Eves.