The Force have made four changes to their starting lineup for their match against the Bulls in Perth on Friday.
Harry Scoble gets his first start at hooker ahead of Heath Tessmann, who misses out this week.
Ian Prior will run out at flyhalf for the injured Peter Grant, while Luke Morahan returns to the left wing with Semisi Masirewa shifting to the bench. Centre Ammon Mautauto is set to make his debut at inside centre ahead of Ben Tapuai, who has been left out of the match 23.
On the bench, Anaru Rangi and Guy Millar come in as front-row replacements, while Ross Haylett-Petty returns to the side after missing last week’s match with a concussion.
Force – 15 Dane Haylett-Petty, 14 Marcel Brache, 13 Ammon Mautauto, 12 Junior Rasolea, 11 Luke Morohan, 10 Ian Prior, 9 Alby Mathewson, 8 Ben McCalman, 7 Matt Hodgson (c), 6 Angus Cottrell, 5 Adam Coleman, 4 Steve Mafi, 3 Tetera Faulkner, 2 Harry Scoble, 1 Francois van Wyk.
Subs: 16 Chris Heiberg, 17 Anaru Rangi, 18 Guy Millar, 19 Ross Haylett-Petty, 20 Brynard Stander, 21 Ryan Louwrens, 22 Kyle Godwin, 23 Semisi Masirewa.
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