Another player who is unavailable is prop Chris Horsman who has been named in an unchanged Wales team for the weekend Six Nations clash with England.
Worcester Warriors team to face Newcastle Falcons:
01 Tony Windo, 02 Chris Fortey, 03 Tevita Taumoepeau, 04 Craig Gillies, 05 Phil Murphy, 06 Drew Hickey, 07 Tom Harding, 08 Kai Horstmann, 09 Matt Powell (c), 10 James Brown, 11 Thinus Delport, 12 Mark Tucker, 13 Dale Rasmussen, 14 Aisea Havili, 15 Shane Drahm
Replacements: 16 Darren Morris, 17 Aleki Lutui, 18 Richard Blaze, 19 Gavin Quinnell, 20 Nick Runciman, 21 Dominic Feaunati, 22 Lee Best
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Worcester 4 to 6 favourites
Newcastle 6 to 5
Draw 18 to 1
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