Neath-Swansea Ospreys coach Lyn Jones has named a strong lineup to take on Heineken Cup champions Toulouse at the Gnoll on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm):
Captain Scott Gibbs has recovered from an ear-drum injury to take his place at inside centre, while budding Wales fullback Gavin Henson also gets the nod.
Samoan flyer Elvis Seveali'i has been preferred to Tongan Dave Tiueti at outside centre, while promising youngster Huw Bennett gets the nod over Barry Williams at hooker.
Of the starting lineup, only fly-half Shaun Connor and No 8 Nathan Bonner-Evans have yet to play Test rugby.
Ospreys: G Henson; S Terblanche, E Seveali'i, S Gibbs (capt), S Williams; S Connor, A Williams; D Jones, H Bennett, A Jones, A Newman, G Llewellyn, J Thomas, G Thomas, N Bonner-Evans.
Replacements: B Williams, A Millward, S Tandy, J Bater, A Durston, D Tiueti, G Morris.
Despite drawing with Ireland in the opening round of the RBS 6 Nations, Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards believes the championship 'is still in our hands' as he prepares his side to face Scotland at Principality Stadium tomorrow.
Meet the members of the WRU's inaugural Youth Board - after an online selection process which saw a host of high calibre candidates submit video applications the WRU has made its first 15 appointments.The board is made up of individuals aged between 16 and 21, and will meet for the first time at Principality Stadium on Monday 15th February.
The Wales Women's team headed to Dare Valley Country Park on a team bonding exercise as the entire squad got together for the very first time in preparation for this season's Six Nations championship which kicks off on Saturday with a clash against defending champions Ireland, in Donnybrook.
Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland discusses his team selection for the opening round of the RBS 6 Nations where he leads his side against Ireland, on Sunday. As WRU TV's Luke Brodley discovers, Gatland is fully aware of the challenges the defending champions pose