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Shaun Edwards: Wales defence coach set to join Dragons part-time

Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards is being lined up to work with the Dragons next season on a part-time basis.

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Scarlets will ‘keep fighting’ after losing title to Leinster

Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac is targeting regaining the Pro14 title after losing their crown to double winners Leinster.

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Aaron Shingler and Ashton Hewitt ruled out of Wales tour

Scarlets flanker Aaron Shingler and Dragons wing Ashton Hewitt will miss Wales’ summer tour because of injury.

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Pro14 final: Scarlets boosted by ‘defensively perfect’ Halfpenny – Ken Owens

Captain Ken Owens says the return to fitness of “defensively perfect” Leigh Halfpenny is a major boost for Saturday’s Pro14 final with Leinster.

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How to watch Wales this summer

Wales embark on a three-test summer tour to the Americas this weekend and you can stay in touch with all the action.

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PREVIEW: Halfpenny returns as Scarlets look to defend title

The Scarlets have been boosted by the return of Leigh Halfpenny for their Guinness PRO14 final against Leinster at the Aviva Stadium.

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Kyle on top of try-scoring pile

Principality Premiership Player of the Year Kyle Evans has been confirmed as the league’s top try scorer with 19 following the completion of all league matches.

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Hill looks forward to Wales captaincy

Dragons second row Cory Hill is looking forward to sharing the Wales captaincy alongside Cardiff Blues flanker Ellis Jenkins on the forthcoming tour of USA and Argentina.

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Dorian Jones: Dragons fly-half joins French Pro D2 side Angouleme

Fly half Dorian Jones leaves the Dragons after five years with the region to join French Pro D2 Angouleme.

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Tomas Francis: Prop eyes Exeter title after Wales withdrawal

Prop Tomas Francis says he will put aside thoughts of missing out on Wales’ summer tour to help Exeter retain the Aviva Premiership title.

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Pontypridd Youth claim the spoils

Last Saturday evening the National Youth League culminated with Bridgend Athletic Youth playing Pontypridd Youth at Rodney Parade, Newport in the Play-Off Final which determined the National Youth League Champions for this season.

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What rugby means to Wales: Warren Gatland

Wales head coach Warren Gatland gives his thoughts on what rugby means to Wales

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Pro14 final: Scarlets and Leinster provide a fitting final

Defending champions Scarlets take on European winners Leinster on Saturday in Dublin in the battle to be crowned the Pro14 winners.

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Ross Moriarty says early Gloucester release for Wales summer tour a ‘win-win’

Ross Moriarty says he is “fortunate” Gloucester allowed him to tour with Wales this summer, despite one game falling outside World Rugby’s Test match window.

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Wales tickets go on sale

Tickets for the 2018 Under Armour Series – which sees Wales take on Scotland, Australia, Tonga and South Africa at Principality Stadium in November – go on public sale tomorrow (Friday) at 10am.

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Hill excited to captain Wales for summer Tests

Cory Hill is hoping to lead by example when he takes up the Wales captaincy duties alongside flanker Ellis Jenkins in June.

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