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Wales Rugby News

Feb 21

Six Nations 2018: Ireland Test almost a cup final for Wales – Dan Biggar

Returning fly-half Dan Biggar believes Saturday’s Six Nations match against Ireland in Dublin is Wales’ cup final.

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Feb 21

Ospreys: Forward James King signs contract extension

Ospreys and Wales forward James King signs a new three-year deal which will keep him at the Liberty Stadium until 2021.

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Feb 21

My Championship: Rupert Moon

There has always been a great rivalry between England and Wales when it comes to the NatWest 6 Nations, something Rupert Moon knows better than most.

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Feb 21

Cardiff Blues: Wing Aled Summerhill signs new deal

Cardiff Blues wing Aled Summerhill signs a new two-year deal to remain with the region until 2020.

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Feb 21

Under-20s Six Nations: Wales make 10 changes for Ireland game

Wales U20 have made 10 changes to the side that lost against England for their game against Ireland on Friday.

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Feb 21

McLaughlin returns to face Wales

Head Coach Adam Griggs has named the Ireland Women’s team, to take on Wales in the third round of the Women’s Six Nations in Donnybrook Stadium this Sunday.

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Feb 21

McLaughlin returns for Ireland women v Wales

Claire McLaughlin is back in the Ireland team in one of four changes for the Women’s Six Nations match against Wales in Dublin.

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Feb 21

Kids descriptions test Wales duo

Alun Wyn Jones and Leigh Halfpenny run the gauntlet of children’s descriptions of their fellow teammates.

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Feb 21

Navidi ready for must win Ireland clash

Josh Navidi believes the Wales back row has the perfect balance ahead of this Saturday’s must win NatWest Six Nations clash with Ireland.

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Feb 21

Six Nations 2018: Ireland full-back Rob Kearney anticipating tight Wales encounter

Ireland full-back Rob Kearney is expecting another close tussle with Wales in Saturday’s Six Nations game at the Aviva Stadium.

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Feb 21

Six of the best for Scarlets Ladies

After recording narrow defeats in the previous two rounds of the Women’s regional championship, Scarlets Ladies got back to winning ways last Sunday in a hard-fought encounter at Ystrad Mynach with a 12-38 victory against the Dragons.

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Feb 21

PREM REVIEW: Mighty Quins not giving up the chase

Carmarthen Quins head coach Richard Kelly isn’t giving up on catching Merthyr in the race for the Principality Premiership title even though the Ironmen are now six points clear at the top.

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Feb 21

Flats & Shanks: Brian O’Driscoll gives a unique tour of Dublin

Before the Six Nations match between Ireland and Wales, Brian O’Driscoll provides David Flatman and Tom Shanklin with a unique open-top bus tour of Dublin.

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Feb 20

Andy Farrell: Wales game is ‘like a cup final’ says Ireland’s defensive coach

Ireland’s defensive coach Andy Farrell says Saturday’s Six Nations game in Dublin will be “do or die” for Wales.

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Feb 20

Ospreys: Hooker Sam Parry signs contract extension

Ospreys hooker Sam Parry has signed a new two-year deal which will keep him at the Liberty Stadium until 2020.

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Feb 20

Wales recall Leigh Halfpenny and Dan Biggar for Ireland clash

• Warren Gatland wants his side to deal with expected aerial assault• Liam Williams also returns on the wing in place of Josh AdamsWarren Gatland has called on his Wales team to use their experience to deal with an expected aerial assault from Ireland …

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