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Wales Rugby Union News

Kieron Fonotia risks Samoa World Cup dream to ‘hit ground running’ at Scarlets

New Scarlets centre Kieron Fonotia hopes his decision not to play for Samoa this summer will not cost him his World Cup dream.

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Allen: ‘Every game is a cup final in San Fran’

Cory Allen says Wales must hit the ground running when they begin their Rugby World Cup Sevens campaign against Zimbabwe in San Francisco this Friday (22:00 BST). 

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Wales name strong Sevens squad for World Cup

Wales name a strong squad for this the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco between July 20-22.

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Wales name RWC Sevens squad

Wales have named their squad for this weekend’s Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco (20th-22nd July).

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Dragons freshen up coaching team

The Dragons have shaken up their back-room team by promoting Barry Maddocks to backs and attack coach.

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Liam Williams: Lions star hopes for World Cup success with Wales

Liam Williams says he hopes to prove his fitness and play his part in a World Cup triumph for Wales in 2019.

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Pontypool RFC call supporters meeting to announce long-term stadium plans

Pontypool RFC have called a supporters meeting to make an announcement about its future at Pontypool Park.

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Dragons appoint Barry Maddocks as new backs coach

Dragons promote Barry Maddocks to be their new backs and attack coach following the departure of Shaun Connor.

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Chairman’s honour

Gareth Davies has received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of South Wales (USW).

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Attend a ‘rugby summit’ near you

Community coaches, referees and rugby administrators around Wales have been invited to one of five regional community ‘summits’ taking place next month.

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