Friendly: Ospreys lose to Leicester as James Hook returns

James Hook
James Hook has rejoined Ospreys after leaving in 2011 for stints with Perpignan and Gloucester

James Hook's second stint with the Ospreys started with a 21-14 pre-season defeat by Leicester in Bridgend.

Hook came on as a second-half replacement at full-back while new signing from Cardiff Blues Cory Allen came on in midfield.

Ospreys scored tries by wing Jay Baker and number eight Dan Baker with two conversions from fly-half Luke Price.

Leicester's try scorers were Jonah Holmes, Harry Thacker and Jake Kerr with Joe Ford adding three conversions.

Ospreys: D Evans; T Williams, J Thomas, O Watkin, J Baker; L Price, T Habberfield (capt); P James, S Otten, M Fia, L Ashley, B Davies, J Ratti, O Cracknell, D Baker.

Replacements: I Phillips, R Jenkins, D Arhip, A Beard, J Cole, B Leonard, C Allen, J Hook, R McCusker, R Jones, W Jones, M Aubrey, B John, P Jones.

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