... converts to end the game.
... converts to end the game.
One final push from Saints pays off as the hooker dots down!!
Saints are closing in on the line and have an advantage coming. Eventually it does and they take it quickly. Saints are just inches out now...
The penalty comes for Saints and Mallinder sends the ball to the corner for one final push. Lineout Saints just metres from the line.
Ospreys slowing the pace now as the clock enters the final minute of the game. But lose the ball forwards and Saints play on with the advantage coming.
Ospreys win the lineout and then a penalty at the breakdown just after. Biggar clears for a Ospreys lineout.
Saints whip it wide but Tuala's pass to Pisi finds touch instead of the Samoan's hands.
Penalty Saints at the scrum and Reinach goes quickly. Saints' forwards are working hard now as they push into the Ospreys' 22.
Eventually we get the scrum down and Webb comes off the back of it but his offload goes forwards. Scrum Saints then.
Saints come off the lineout quickly but a little too quickly as the ball is lost forwards. Scrum Ospreys inside their own 22.
Penalty Saints at the breakdown and Mallinder kick to the corner for a Saints lineout just metres out.
Scrum Saints as Ospreys knock the restart on and Saints earn the free kick which they take quickly. Tuala and Mallinder are nearly away but Mallinder's chip finds Beck who's just in touch. Lineout Saints then.
Paterson is replaced by Ratuniyarawa for Saints while Habberfield, Wyn Jones and Cracknell have been replaced by Biggar, Beard and McKuster.
... converts the score too.
Webb stretched over the ruck and dots down to score the bonus point try for the home side.
Ospreys are immediately back in attack and get within inches after another charge by Tipuric...
Marshall replaces Haywood for Saints.
... adds the extras too.
Tipuric is there in support and Evans gets the ball away to the flanker for the score.
Ospreys clear their lines and though Saints' return finds touch they go quickly. Evans slices through he midfield and nearly makes it...
Free kick Saints at the scrum as Ospreys go early and Mallinder clears long. Lineout Ospreys but on the halfway line.
Francis and Horne make way for Burrell and Pisi on the Saints side while Arhip is replaced by Fia for the home side.
They're back in possession quickly though and are pushing within Saints' 22 but knock on and Saints will have the scrum.
Saint work hard at the scrum and have possession but strong defence from the home side slows things. Eventually Saints chip through and Ospreys play on around halfway before clearing their own lines.
Brilliant work from Piers Francis to collect the loose lineout ball and Saints are attacking now! A beautiful chip from Francis finds Foden but the ball is lost forwards just after and Ospreys clear their lines. The ball stays in though and Saints go forwards with a scrum coming for an Ospreys knock on. Eventually it comes and Saints will have the put in.
Lineout Saints as Ospreys clear the restart. Eadie pops through the Ospreys line before Francis chases his own chip through. He nearly makes it but Ospreys just scoop it. They clear but the ball goes straight out and Saints have the lineout.
A duo of changes for Saints as we restart; Eadie and Reinach enter play for Harrison and Groom.
... converts the score too.
Eventually they get within range and Webb stretched over the line for the score.
Patience for the home side eventually pays off as they work to scoot forwards up to the try line. They're close and pushing hard...
Ospreys got for the maul off the lineout and make some ground before getting the ball out. Good defence from Saints is slowing their progress but they slowly inch forwards.
Ospreys with possession but good defence from Saints is holding them around the halfway line. Saints turn over and Mallinder clears. Ospreys have to scramble back in defence but earn a penalty for a high tackle just after. Davies sends it into touch. Lineout Ospreys.
... sends the simple kick through to close the gap to three.
Penalty Saints at the breakdown right in front of the posts and Francis is pointing for them.
Brilliant hits from Ma'afu and Haywood end Ospreys' attack and Mallinder chips through with a brilliant kick for an Ospreys lineout back within their own 22.
A props change for the away team as Saints switch van Wyk and Ford-Robinson for Ma'afu and Hill respectively.
... sends the touchline conversion wide though.
Has Harry scored in the corner??? The TMO says he has!!! Brilliant finish from the full back too!
Overthrown lineout from Ospreys and a good charge from Harrison sets up a chase for Paterson. Webb gets there but knock on and Saints whip it wide quickly...
Penalty Ospreys at the scrum and Davies sends it into touch for a lineout just inside Saints' half.
A scrappy scrum and though Saints wrestle keep the ball there they lose it forward in contact and Ospreys will have the put in at the scrum.
Ospreys come quickly off the lineout but knock on and Saints will have the scrum inside Ospreys' 22.
Saints clear the restart well and Ospreys have the lineout. They make steady progress but Saints turn over and Francis clears long. Lineout Ospreys but well into their half with this one.
Webb enters play for Ben John for the home team.
HERE WE GO!
A big half of rugby needed from Saints and Davies gets us restarted here at the Liberty Stadium!
Ospreys maul from the lineout but make little ground before it comes down. And Saints earn a penalty at the breakdown after from good work from Paterson. Mallinder opts for a lineout and though Saint win it they lose the ball just after. Davies chases through his own chip but Groom gets there first and Foden puts an end to the first half.
Penalty Ospreys at the scrum as it collapses. Evans wants to play on so Davies sends it into touch. Lineout Ospreys just outside Saints' 22.
Saints attacking again but slippery conditions see Horne lose control of the ball. Scrum down to Ospreys with the last play of the game.
Saint attack well and Groom chips through into space behind. Hassler is there though and though Foden takes him down he stay in. Ospreys clear and Saints play on.
Saints working very hard from the lineout and get within fingertips of the line but the home side turn the ball over and clear. Saints will have the lineout just outside Ospreys' 22.
Stephenson makes a brilliant break and Saints get close. Francis sends a crossfield over but with the referee playing penalty advantage for a high tackle on Stephenson, we come back for that. Lineout Saints.
Good work from Saints off the back of the lineout, including a HUGE hit from Haywood, earns Saints a penalty and Mallinder makes no mistake in sending it long into touch. Lineout Saints just outside Ospreys' 22.
Ospreys look to attack but Saints hold them with some more solid defence and Davie decides to chip through. Mallinder is there though and clears. Lineout Ospreys.
Saints go short with the restart but Ospreys just get there. Good defence from Saints forces the box kick though. Despite both Reinach and Davies getting to the ball, Ospreys get the scrum.
... sends this one through too.
Penalty Ospreys at the scrum and Davies points for the posts again.
Not straight at the lineout from Saints and Ospreys have the put in at the scrum just inside Saints' 22.
Davies chips through to end the stalemate around halfway and Saints will have the lineout on their own 22.
Saints defending well as Ospreys look to attack off the back of it and force the box. Mallinder nearly gets there but Ospreys somehow still have possession.
Penalty Ospreys after a Ribbans tackle is deemed high. Davies sends the ball into touch for a Ospreys lineout on halfway.
Blood replacement reversal for Ospreys as Beck makes way for Fonotia.
... sends his kick through to extend Ospreys' lead.
Groom boxes from the lineout but Hassler is there. A huge hit from Harrison slows Ospreys' attack but they earn a penalty at the breakdown just after. Davies points for the posts.
Free kick Ospreys at the scrum and Davies takes it quickly. He chips through and Saints will have the lineout.
Ospreys overthrow the lineout and Harrison is there to clean the ball up. Saints in attack again now. Ford-Robinson and Ludlam team up to maul the ball up the field but are held up and Ospreys will have the scrum.
Penalty Ospreys this time and Davies sends it into touch. Lineout Ospreys.
Gibson gets up and Saints go for the maul again but this time Ospreys force a knock on there and Ospreys have a scrum.
Penalty Saints at the scrum and Mallinder is quick to send it into touch for a Saints lineout. Saints go for the maul but are taken down illegally. Another penalty and another lineout for Saints then.
Saints come off the lineout quickly and Foden breaks before sending the ball to Mallinder. His offload to Tuala doesn't quite get there but that was a brilliant bit of attack by Saints!! We now have a scrum just metres from Ospreys' try line.
Saints building some pressure here and earn another penalty on the halfway line. Mallinder sends this one into touch for another lineout.
Saints steal the lineout again and earn a penalty just after as Tipuric is pinged. Francis sends it into touch and Saints will the have the lineout.
Penalty at the scrum for Ospreys and Davies sends the ball into touch for a lineout just outside Saints' 22.
Saints make some good ground but knock on and Ospreys will have the put in at this scrum.
Blood replacement for the home side; Fonotia is off with Beck taking his place.
Ospreys create some ground after Francis kicks to Evans. Mallinder clears after the home team return and though Ospreys have the lineout, Saints have the possession. And now the put in at the scrum as Ospreys knock on.
Francis send another cross field over off the back of the lineout and Mallinder does well to keep the ball in. Saints are in attack now and slowly making inroads in Ospreys' defence.
Free kick to Ospreys at the scrum and Davies clears for a Saints lineout just inside Ospreys' half.
Ospreys look to attack again but strength in defence from Saints forces the knock on and the men in black, green and gold will have the first scrum of the afternoon.
... sends the conversion wide though.
Simple hands from the home side get them closer before Dmitri Arhip barrels over in the corner.
Francis spots Foden in space out wide but Sam Davies gets there first and Ben John takes over the mantle to get the home side close...
An early surge from Owen Watkin and then Justin Tipuric gets Ospreys off to a steady start but they're halted by Saints on halfway and forced to clear. Saints are no in possession on the halfway line.
WE'RE UNDERWAY AT THE LIBERTY STADIUM!
Francis gets us started!