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Wales Rugby News

May 27

Lock Ball out of Wales’ summer tour

Scarlets lock Jake Ball will miss Wales’ two-Tests against Tonga and Samoa in June because of a shoulder injury.

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May 27

Pro12 final: Scarlets did it for each other, says Steff Evans

Scarlets wing Steff Evans says his side “played for each other” as they beat Munster 46-22 to win the Pro12 title.

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May 27

Watch Scarlets celebrate Pro12 final win

Scarlets club captain Ken Owens and stand-in skipper John Barclay lift the Pro12 trophy after their 46-22 final win over Munster in Dublin.

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May 27

Phil Dollman: Exeter Chiefs full-back injured ahead of Wales tour

Uncapped Phil Dollman is an injury concern for Wales after suffering an injury in Exeter’s Premiership final win over Wasps.

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May 27

Jonathan Davies: Wales ‘not allowed’ to play like Scarlets says dual code great

Former Wales dual-code international Jonathan Davies would like to see Wales play more like Scarlets but says the players are “not allowed to”.

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May 27

‘Captain Fantastic’ Hudd signs-off at Ebbw Vale

Damien Hudd’s record seven year reign as captain of Ebbw Vale has official come to an end after the 36-year-old Eugene Cross Park legend announced he will be rejoining Brymawr as player-coach next season.

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May 26

Liam aims to say goodbye with a trophy

After six years as a Scarlet, Liam Williams plays his last game for the Welsh region on Saturday on the biggest of stages – a Guinness PRO12 final clash with Munster in Dublin.

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May 26

Opportunity knocks at Heineken 7s

Can anyone break the Llandovery stranglehold on the National Sevens title? They won it for a third time in a row at the start of the season and now they are looking to book-end their season with fourth consecutive win at Parc y Scarlets on Saturday, 2…

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May 26

Pro12 final: Six of the best tries from previous Munster v Scarlets games

BBC Scrum V picks out six of the best tries from recent matches between Munster and Scarlets ahead of Saturday’s Pro12 final.

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May 26

McBrydes set to lock horns in Colwyn Bay

Wales summer tour head coach Robin McBryde could face his son Billy who has been added to the RGC squad for next Friday’s pre-tour match at Parc Eirias (7pm, live on S4C).

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May 26

Bennett: ‘North Wales will set tone for tour’

Wales strength and conditioning coach Huw Bennett is ensuring no stone is unturned as the national squad prepares to embark on a tour that, to all intents and purposes, starts next week in North Wales.

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May 26

Scarlets unchanged for final reckoning

Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac has named an unchanged side as his team bid for glory in their Guinness PRO12 final clash with Munster at the Aviva Stadium.

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May 26

Dollman scores try as Exeter clinch first title

Gareth Steenson kicks a late penalty in extra time to seal an exhilarating Premiership final win for Exeter over Wasps at Twickenham.

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May 26

Women’s sevens squad named for Commonwealth Youth Games

The women’s rugby sevens squad which will represent Team Wales at the upcoming Commonwealth Youth Games in the Bahamas has been named.

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May 26

PREVIEW: History in the making for super Scarlets

The Scarlets will run out at the Aviva Stadium this weekend with head coach Wayne Pivac’s war-cry ringing in their ears – “everyone remembers the day Llanelli beat the Al Blacks, but this team wants to create its own history.”

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May 26

Barclay has special Dublin hat-trick in mind

John Barclay ended a 13-year wait for his first win at the RDS in the Guinness PRO12 semi-final. And now the acting Scarlets and current Scottish skipper is targeting a Dublin hat-trick when he faces Munster in the final this weekend.

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