Pro12: Alex Cuthbert back for Cardiff Blues v Connacht on Friday

Cardiff Blues' British and Irish Lions Test wing Alex Cuthbert will return to their starting line-up against Connacht in the Pro12 at the Arms Park on Friday.

The game will be broadcast live by Scrum V on BBC Two Wales and on the BBC Sport website.

However, Cuthbert's fellow Blues and Lions Sam Warburton and Leigh Halfpenny remain on the sidelines.

And 2009 Lion Gethin Jenkins also remains an absentee.

More to follow.