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All change in the front row for Bath Rugby

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Nick Auterac, Rob Webber and Henry Thomas will start in the front row for Bath Rugby tomorrow as they take on West Country rivals Exeter Chiefs in the Aviva Premiership at the Recreation Ground, kick-off 14.00.

Auterac, Webber and Thomas switch places with Paul James, Ross Batty and David Wilson, who started last Saturday's victory over Gloucester and are named on the bench.

Elsewhere in the pack Matt Garvey returns to the blindside flank, combining with Francois Louw and Leroy Houston to make up the back row, and Dominic Day joins captain Stuart Hooper in the engine room once more.

Chris Cook and George Ford continue to control the game from the half-backs, as Kyle Eastmond and Jonathan Joseph again form a dangerous midfield. Horacio Agulla comes onto the right wing, with Matt Banahan opposite him on the left and Anthony Watson remains at fullback.

Bath Rugby team to face Exeter Chiefs

15. Anthony Watson
14. Horacio Agulla
13. Jonathan Joseph
12. Kyle Eastmond
11. Matt Banahan
10. George Ford
9. Chris Cook
1. Nick Auterac
2. Rob Webber
3. Henry Thomas
4. Stuart Hooper ( c )
5. Dominic Day
6. Matt Garvey
7. Francois Louw
8. Leroy Houston

Replacements

16. Ross Batty
17. Paul James
18. David Wilson
19. Dave Attwood
20. Carl Fearns
21. Sam Burgess
22. Micky Young
23. Ollie Devoto

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