Ireland V Wales preview

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Wayne Pivac's men got off to a flying start in this years Six Nations campaign as his side convincingly beat their Italian counterparts 42-0 in Cardiff last Saturday. The victory means that Wales sit top of the leader board with one game played as they travel to the Aviva Stadium to

Wales v Italy Six Nations preview

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Wales take on Italy in their Six Nations opener in Cardiff with the home team looking to kick start their title defense with a win. Wayne Pivac's side go into the game as out and out favourites with the defending champions' new head coach aiming to make a statement in his

Can the Welsh Dragons overcome Portugal?

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Wales are within touching distance of the Euro 2016 final after their inspiring victory against Belgium. They face a Portugal side who's footballing poster boy (Cristiano Ronaldo) has performed well below par. However on the other hand, Ronaldo's Real Madrid counterpart Welsh counterpart Gareth Bale has been one of the

Welsh Wonder


Wales have created history after they prevailed 3-1 winners against one of the tournament favourites, Belgium. Wales have reached the Semi-Finals of Euro 2016, their first major tournament for 58 years. It is the first time in their history that they have reached the Semi Finals of a tournament. Belgium took

Wales 2-1 Slovakia – Euro 2016 Team Ratings

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Wales delivered in their first game of the European Championships with a 2-1 win against Slovakia.  Gareth Bale opened their account ten minutes in with a free kick from several yards outside the box that curled into the left hand corner. It beat Matus Kozacik between the sticks for Slovakia, a

RBS 6 Nations: Team of Round 4


After some enthralling displays at the weekend, albeit without a huge amount of good running rugby, we look at who really stood out in the Northern Hemisphere. A suffocating Welsh defence, a Scotland side still flattering to deceive and an Italian team who now seem to be on the ropes mean

Six Nations Round 2 – Team of the Week

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From the minute we heard Samson Lee would be unavailable for this game it become obvious that the Scottish pack would go after the inexperienced Welsh tighthead at scrum time and they did exactly that. Dickinson gave Welsh prop Aaron Jarvis a thoroughly difficult afternoon at scrum time. As well as this the

European Cup Review

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This past weekend saw Scotland win rugby league's European Championship. After losing 22-38 to France on Halloween night, the Scots endured an anxious wait to discover if they would claim the trophy. If Ireland defeated Wales by 41 points then the Irish would climb above Scotland and qualify for the

Alun-Wyn Jones: We need to improve against France


Alun-Wyn Jones is hoping Wales can get back to winning ways and get their quest to win an unprecedented third successive Six Nations crown back on track, the Welsh have yet to show their best rugby and they looking to set up another gear. The Welsh battle is out with France