Ospreys Head Coach Head Coach, Lyn Jones has named his starting fifteen to play against the Blues at the Arms Park on Friday (kick off 7.40pm).
Comment from Head Coach, Lyn Jones: "It's a difficult game to start the campaign but motivation won't be a factor for either side this weekend. We will be looking to put in a big performance to get the defence of our Magners League title off with a win. Our players are excited and motivated by the Arms Park challenge and it should be quite a contest on Friday evening."
Team: Lee Byrne, Stefan Terblanche, Mark Taylor, Andrew Bishop, Aled Brew, Shaun Connor, Justin Marshall, Filo Tiatia, Richard Pugh, Andy Lloyd, Mike Collins, Brent Cockbain (Capt), Andrew Millward, Richard Hibbard, Paul James
Replacements: Barry Williams, Cai Griffiths, Mike Powell/ Tom Smith, Ben Lewis, Martin Roberts, Jonathan Spratt, Jonathan Vaughton