NEW FORCE recruit Josh Holmes has been named on the bench for the side’s clash against the Chiefs in Perth tonight.
Coach Richard Graham has made just one change to his run-on team for the match at nib Stadium, with Ben Seymour replacing the injured James Stannard at first five.
Holmes, who has returned to Australia after playing in France, takes Seymour's spot on the bench.
He will be joined by Pat Dellit, who forces his way into the match-day 22 after recovering from injury.
Force: Dave Harvey, Samu Wara, Nick Cummins, Winston Stanley, Alfie Mafi, Ben Seymour, Brett Sheehan, Matt Hodgson, David Pocock (c), Richard Brown, Nathan Sharpe, Toby Lynn, Salesi Ma’afu, Nathan Charles, Pek Cowan
Reserves: Elvis Taione, Kieran Longbottom, Phoenix Battye, Ben McCalman, Josh Homes, Rory Sidey, Pat Dellit
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Not all our own way for NZ teams
Pressure is on Benji, but shouldn't we remember SBW went to France (Toulon) for 2 years to learn the game.
With all of the news around concussion do you think there should be safety measures in place for players to ensure they don't play on after a head know? How and who should police that?
With the start of club rugby upon us, how can we maintain the value of the clubs in player pathways and community spirit.