Wales prop Adam Jones has explained his move to the Cardiff Blues in an open letter to Ospreys fans.
Ryan Jones will leave the Ospreys at the end of the season and join English Championship side Bristol
The Wales second row has spoken for the first time about his decision to buck the trend of Wales internationals leaving the domestic game.
Alun Wyn Jones has signed a new contract to keep him at the Ospreys until 'after the next world cup', the region have confirmed. The 28-year-old, who's won 74 caps for Wales, captained the Lions in the series-winning third test against Australia last Summer.
Yesterday, fellow Lions star Leigh Halfpenny became the latest Wales international to announce he was leaving the domestic scene to play in France.
Ian Evans is a Six Nations doubt for Wales after the lock forward was sent off playing for the Ospreys in the Heineken Cup at Leinster.
Television replays showed Leinster's Mick McCarthy being stamped on.
Stamping can lead to bans from two to nine weeks and up to 52 as a maximum.
Evans' sending off made for a difficult evening for the Ospreys. Ryan Jones also limped off, as did hooker Richard Hibbard and his subsequent replacement Scott Baldwin.
The final score was Leinster 36 - 3 Ospreys.
The Ospreys have been beaten by Northampton at the Liberty Stadium in the Heineken Cup this afternoon. The English visitors were the stronger side - running in three tries to the Ospreys' two. Wales wing George North was among the scorers for Northampton who won by twenty-nine points to seventeen.
Newport Gwent Dragons has announced that wing forward Sam Lewis has committed himself to the region by signing a two year contract.
The young open side is currently with the Ospreys regional team, having previously played for Swansea RFC. He will join the Dragons in June.
Director of Rugby Lyn Jones, said: “I have always been a big fan of Sam and his brother before him.
“He comes from a good rugby family and has the edge to become a quality international player. Playing regularly will help him achieve his ambitions.
“This is a significant signing for us and just shows our determination to become the best region in Wales.”
Hosts Scarlets lost against the Ospreys in the Pro12 derby this afternoon.
Despite going into the second half 3-0 down, the Ospreys put on an impressive defensive at Parc y Scarlets to secure their win.
The boot of Rhys Priestland put the 6 point score on the board for the Scarlets with Ospreys' Dan Biggar also scoring one of his own.
The only try of the game was from Ian Evans who touched down five minutes from time.
Final score Scarlets 6 - 10 Ospreys.
The Ospreys have defeated the Cardiff Blues tonight 22 - 19 at Cardiff Arms Park with Dan Biggar being named as Man of the Match.
It's half time at Cardiff Arms Park and the Ospreys are leading by 15 - 10 against the Cardiff Blues in the Rabo Direct Pro12 match.
Gloucester Rugby have confirmed they've signed Richard Hibbard from the Ospreys.
The Neath born player played for Taibach, Aberavon and Swansea before joining the Ospreys.
Hibbard made his international debut for Wales against Argentina in 2006 and played four times in this year's RBS Six Nations before featuring in all three Tests for the Lions in Australia this summer.
The Ospreys suffered their third successive defeat in the pool stages of the Heineken Cup, as they lost 15-9 away at Castres.
The home side were reduced to 13 men in the closing stages, but the Ospreys were unable to capitalise on the advantage.
The Ospreys are putting in a much-needed performance away at Castres in the Heineken Cup. At half time the scores are level at 6-6.