The Dragons have seen a late change to their squad travelling out to Italy this morning for Saturday’s RaboDirect PRO12 match against Benetton Treviso (Saturday 29th October, Stadio Monigo, 2:00pm).
Scrum half Wayne Evans has been ruled out with illness and as Joe Bedford steps up to start, James Leadbeater comes into the side as a replacement.
Newport-Gwent Dragons team for Treviso:
TEAM: Martyn Thomas, Tonderai Chavhanga, Adam Hughes, Ashley Smith, Mike Poole, Steffan Jones, Joe Bedford, Phil Price, Tom Willis (captain), Nathan Buck, Adam Jones, Scott Morgan, Andrew Coombs, Gavin Thomas, Lewis Evans.
Replacements: Rhys Buckley, Nathan Williams, Dan Way, Jevon Groves, Tom Brown, James Leadbeater, Lewis Robling Jason Tovey.