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TEAM NEWS: Rotherham Titans Vs Bristol Rugby

Published on 16th May 2014 by Tom Tainton

Bristol make five changes for Titans

Ryan Jones will make his competitive debut when Bristol Rugby face Rotherham Titans in the second leg of the Greene King IPA Championship semi-final on Saturday (6.05pm KO).

Andy Robinson makes a total of five changes from the side that overcame Rotherham Titans 17-14 last weekend.

Jack Wallace and Ben Mosses return to the backline, while Glen Townson comes into the second row in the absence of Mark Sorenson (bicep). James Hall starts in place of Gaston Cortes (calf), while Auguy Slowik is unavailable.

Ruki Tipuna will captain the side from scrum half as Bristol look to protect a three-point advantage at Abbeydale.

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

Bristol Rugby team to face Rotherham Titans at Abbeydale RFC on Saturday, 17 May (6.05pm KO):

Jack Wallace; George Watkins, Jack Tovey, Ben Mosses, Andy Short; Nicky Robinson, Ruki Tipuna (c); Kyle Traynor, Rhys Lawrence, James Hall, Ben Glynn, Glen Townson, Marco Mama, Ross Rennie, Ryan Jones.

Replacements: Ross Johnston, Jason Hobson, Nick Koster, Mitch Eadie, Luke Baldwin, Adrian Jarvis, Adam Hughes.