To celebrate Justin Tipuric’s new contract, we’ve pulled together ten top Tips things – facts about the Trebanos flier that you may not know….
24 – The number of times Justin has captained the Ospreys. Only five players have captained the team more (AW Jones, R Jones, B Williams, D Jones and P James)
19 – The total number of tries he has scored in his 128 games for the Ospreys, placing him as the third highest scoring forward in the region’s history, one behind Alun Wyn and Ryan Jones, who have both scored 20
1 – One Guinness PRO12 final – the 2012 win against Leinster at the RDS in Dublin
6 – He scored six tries in five games for Wales U20 at the 2009 Junior World Cup as Wales finished in sixth place, with only Zac Guildford of New Zealand scoring more
32 – Number of appearances for Aberavon
2008 – Justin was part of the Wales U20 side that reached the semis of the Junior World Cup, based at the Liberty Stadium, playing four games, including the now legendary final group match victory over France.
4 – Number of awards received at Ospreys end of season honours - Youth Player of the Year (2010) Players’ Player award (2011 and 2014) and Supporters Player of the Year (2013)
795,000 – The amount of views on the Ospreys Facebook his recent try against Newcastle has received to date
7 – Justin has the seventh highest yellow card total for the region, with six to his name to date
45 – The total number of test appearances, 44 for Wales and one for the Lions