Connacht have no answer to Ospreys

Ospreys 26 Connacht 9

Tries from Eli Walker Justin Tipuric, Jonathan Thomas, Kahn Fotuali’i eased the hosts to victory with Dan Biggar landing three conversions.

All of Connacht’s scores came from the boot of Dan Parks.

Scorers for Ospreys: Tries: Walker, Tipuric, Thomas, Fotuali’i. Cons: Biggar 3.

Scorers for Connacht: Pens: Parks 3.

OSPREYS: Fussell, H. Dirksen, Bishop, Beck, Walker, Biggar, Fotuali’i, Bevington, Hibbard, Jarvis, A. Jones, Evans, Bearman, Tipuric, Thomas. Replacements: Morgan for Fussell (79), Isaacs for Bishop (74), Webb for Fotuali’i (79), D. Jones for Bevington (50), Rees for Jarvis (74), King for Evans (70).

CONNACHT: D. Leader, O’Halloran, Henshaw, Fifita, Vainikolo, Parks, Marmion, Wilkinson, Harris-Wright, White, Swift, Naoupu, Muldoon, Faloon, McKeon. Replacements: Poolman for Fifita (31), Moore for Marmion (50), Ah You for Wilkinson (58), Flavin for Harris-Wright (63), Loughney for White (68), Gannon for Naoupu (39), O’Connor for Faloon (50).

Referee: George Clancey (RFU).

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