Seymour at pivot for Force

Ben Seymour will start at flyhalf against the Rebels on Sunday.

Six changes have been made in all, with the backline reshuffling significantly. Seymour comes in at 10 which sees goal-kicker Dave Harvey moving to fullback. A new midfield partnership of Rory Sidey and Will Tupou has been installed.

In the forwards, Matt Hodgson moves to No 6 with Ben McCalman starting at No 8.

Nick Cummins is unavailable with a quad strain while Richard Brown has been rested.

Force – 15 Dave Harvey, 14 Sam Wara, 13 Will Tupou, 12 Rory Sidey, 11 Napolioni Nalaga, 10 Ben Seymour, 9 Brett Sheehan, 8 Ben McCalman, 7 David Pocock (c), 6 Matt Hodgson, 5 Nathan Sharpe, 4 Toby Lynn, 3 Salesi Ma’afu, 2 Nathan Charles, 1 Pek Cowan.
Subs: 16 Elvis Taione, 17 Salesi Manu, 18 Phoenix Battye, 19 Lachlan McCaffrey, 20 Josh Holmes, 21 Winston Stanley, 22 Alfie Mafi.