Dan Biggar named at full-back for Ospreys against Dragons on Friday evening
WALES fly-half Dan Biggar starts at full-back for the Ospreys in the Pro12 encounter against the Dragons at the Liberty Stadium on Friday evening.
The former league champions have an injury concern over Richard Fussell and so have asked Biggar to fill in as an emergency No. 15.
Matthew Morgan features at fly-half.
The Ospreys have made seven changes all told, two of them positional, from the side that lost to Northampton in the Heineken Cup.
Jonathan Spratt comes in for Ashley Beck at outside centre, with Andrew Bishop shifting to No. 12, while up front Aaron Jarvis, Tyler Ardron and Morgan Allen replace Adam Jones, Ryan Jones and Joe Bearman.
Ospreys: D. Biggar; J. Hassler, J. Spratt, A. Bishop, E. Walker; M. Morgan, T. Habberfield; R. Bevington, R. Hibbard, A. Jarvis, A. W. Jones (capt), J. King, T. Ardron, M. Allen, J. Tipuric. Reps: S. Baldwin, D. Jones, A. Jones, L. Peers, J. Bearman, T. Tebaldi, B. John, S. Lewis.