Follow all the action on the RugbyPass live blog from the Guinness PRO14 match between Ospreys and Ulster at Liberty Stadium. 

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Owen Watkin will make his 50th appearance for the Ospreys, while Hanno Dirksen will make his 150th appearance.

For the Irish province, Louis Ludik has returned from injury and will start on the left wing.

He is joined in the back three by full-back Matt Faddes and Robert Baloucoune, who re-joins the Ulster squad following his involvement in the development group which trained alongside the Irish squad in the build-up to the Six Nations.

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Stuart McCloskey has been released from the Ireland squad and is paired with Luke Marshall in midfield. 

Billy Burns has also been released from international duties and will start at fly-half alongside David Shanahan who comes in to start at scrum-half.

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In the front row, Eric O’Sullivan will start at loosehead prop, Adam McBurney is selected at hooker, and Marty Moore returns at tighthead. 

Alan O’Connor will lead the side from the second row and is partnered by Kieran Treadwell. 

Matthew Rea and Sean Reidy – who both recently signed two-year contract extensions – start in the back row alongside No8 Marcell Coetzee. 

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