Blues look to return to winning ways at Doncaster this afternoon

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Bedford Blues team v Doncaster March 2019

Bedford Blues have their fingers crossed for a win against Doncaster at Castle Park in the Greene King IPA Championship this afternoon.

Two changes from the team that lost to Yorkshire Carnegie last Friday.

Pat Tapley starts on the wing for Ryan Hutler and Ed Coulson replaces of Dom Morris.

Meanwhile, Alex Rae takes a place on the Blues bench, joined by fly half Harry Sheppard who returns from injury.

Kick off at 2.30pm.

Starting line-up:

15. Rich Lane

14. Pat Tapley

13. Matt Worley

12. Ed Coulson

11. Dean Adamson

10. Jake Sharp

9. Lee Dickson ©

1. Sean McCarthy

2. Jacob Fields

3. Alex Penny

4. Will Carrick-Smith

5. Mark Flanagan

6. Oli Curry

7. Huw Worthington

8. Jarad Williams

Replacements:

16. Tadgh McElroy

17. Toby Trinder

18. Ben Cooper

19. Alex Rae

20. Josh Buggea

21. James Lennon

22. Harry Sheppard

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