Bedwas host Merthyr RFC on Saturday 03 February 2018 in what will be the clubs first home fixture for 10 weeks. The last home game being against Cross Keys on Friday 24th November 2017 which seems like a lifetime ago.
After finishing the first phase of the Principality Premiership in top spot with 11 wins from 14 games Merthyr will present a formidable challenge to a Bedwas side which has not played since the National Cup win at Narberth on Saturday 6th January.
Ian Gardner has selected the following Bedwas side:
15. Aaron Bramwell, 14. Adam Williams, 13. Steffan Jones, 12. Mike Callow,11. Pat Lewis, 10. Lewis Evans, 9. Luke Crane, 1. Brynley Toms, 2. Alun Rees,3. Rhys Hutcherson, 4. Geraint Edmunds, 5. Craig Hudd, 6. Nathan Hudd, 7. George Lee ©, 8. Andrew Waite
16. Tom Devine, 17. Jack Williams, 18. Mike Dacey, 19.Ben Thompson, 20. David McGuigan, 21. Tom Rowlands, 22. Mike Hathaway, 23. Ryan Davies.
Kick-off is at 11-30am to avoid clashing with the Wales v Scotland 6 Nations fixture which will be shown on the big screens in the clubhouse.