# Alun-Wyn Jones

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# Pretoria
Wales captain Jones on bench for first Springboks Test
Adam Beard and Will Rowlands will be the starting locks in front a sell-out 52,000 crowd.
Alun Wyn Jones expects Wayne Pivac’s next Wales squad to be World Cup focused
Defeat to Italy has brought Wales’ World Cup selection plans into focus.
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# Setback
Wales captain Jones out 'for months' with shoulder injury
Ross Moriarty will also miss the rest of the Autumn Nations series.
# Concern
'Al feels pretty good' - Wales deliver positive injury news on Wyn Jones after All Blacks loss
The captain suffered a shoulder injury as his side were defeated 54-16.
# Centurion
Beauden Barrett to hit 100 All Blacks caps tomorrow against Wales
Meanwhile, Alun Wyn Jones will surpass Richie McCaw’s record of appearances for a single country.
# Bouncing Back
'Everyone is well aware Gats will make changes' - Lions skipper Jones
The tourists have big questions to answer mentally, tactically, and in terms of selection.
# scrutiny
'The refs have the hardest job in the game' - Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones
The Welshman opted against commenting on Rassie Erasmus’ remarkable video.
# Skipper
'When I was told there was a chance, it was bordering on the surreal' - AWJ
The Lions captain will start against the Springboks this weekend.
# Global Game
'The last time I was in Nigeria, I saw a little boy with a Lions top on'
Maro Itoje is set to play a huge role for the Lions in what will be his second Test series.
# locks
'If you’re picking on form, it’s Itoje and Henderson' - Rory Best
The ex-Ireland captain also believes Johnny Sexton should have been called up.
# Skipper
Jones resumes Lions tour captaincy as Price puts pressure on Murray at 9
The 35-year-old made his return from a shoulder injury in the win over the Stormers.
# final audition
Conan among the tries as Lions finish Test build-up with win over Stormers
Tadhg Beirne also impressed as the tourists racked up a 49-3 victory.
# Returns
Henshaw, Hogg, and Alun Wyn Jones out to prove points for the Lions
The trio return from injury and isolation against the Stormers on Saturday.
# High tackle
'It looked reckless' - Lions boss Gatland questions De Klerk's tackle
The Lions boss felt there was head contact in the hit.
# Recovery
Tour captain Alun Wyn Jones will re-join the Lions tomorrow
The 35-year-old dislocated his shoulder just 18 days ago against Japan.
# Comeback
Alun Wyn Jones set for stunning Lions return after 'remarkable recovery'
The 35-year-old is back in full training with Wales.
# awj
Lions look past 'huge loss' of Jones as they set off for South Africa
Out-half Dan Biggar enjoyed playing with the Irish centre pairing of Bundee Aki and Robbie Henshaw.
# Changes
Murray the biggest winner from a tumultuous day for Gatland's Lions
Alun Wyn Jones and Justin Tipuric were ruled out of the tour.
Biggar impresses as Gatland looks to make big call on Lions captaincy
James Ryan and Jonny Gray appear to be the strongest options for a squad call-up.
# doubt
Warburton: Injury struggles could hurt Sexton's Lions chances
The two-time Lions captain thinks a spot in the starting team may be too big an ask for the out-half.
# New Deal
Alun Wyn Jones signs contract extension with Wales and Ospreys
The Wales captain is one of the most decorated players in Welsh rugby history.
# Lions
'We all agree that if it can, it should go ahead this year' - Six Nations captains don't want Lions delay
There is still major uncertainty surrounding this summer’s planned British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa.
# keeping up with jones
Alun Wyn Jones set to be fit for Wales’ Six Nations opener against Ireland
The Wales captain has not played since December.
# wounded animal
'Responsibility is shared,' says AWJ as Welsh crisis comes to Dublin
Wales have lost five games on the spin ahead of tomorrow’s opening Autumn Nations Cup match.
# Milestone
'Loved in Wales, admired around the world' - Alun Wyn Jones to become most capped Test player in rugby history
Warren Gatland has paid tribute to the Wales captain ahead of his landmark appearance, which makes 149 the new record.
# Legend
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones to equal McCaw's appearance record
The 35-year-old will win his 148th cap on Saturday when Wales take on France.
# Banned
Marler handed 10-week ban for Alun Wyn Jones genital grab
England prop banned following disciplinary hearing in Dublin.
# Pool D
AWJ reaches record caps haul as Cheika changes his playmakers
The brilliant second row eclipses Gethin Jenkins record as he prepares to run out for a 130th international appearance.
# Teamsheet
Alun Wyn Jones to equal Wales record against Georgia
Warren Gatland has named an experienced side for Monday’s World Cup clash.
# Leader
Alun Wyn Jones: Fatherhood helped me become a better captain
The Welsh Grand Slam-winning captain admits having children gave him some perspective on his playing career.
# Going nowhere
Wales captain Jones ends months of speculation to sort out his future
The 33-year-old has agreed to renew his contract with the Ospreys and the Welsh Rugby Union.
# Wynner
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones named Six Nations Player of the Championship
The veteran Ospreys lock was outstanding throughout the tournament for the Grand Slam winners.
# Shortlist
Grand Slam winners Wales dominate Six Nations Player of the Championship shortlist
The six-man shortlist for the Six Nations’ Player of the Championship award features four Wales players and two from England.
# 6 Nations
Fortune on Wales' side as Gatland's men march on towards 'dream'
Next Saturday in Cardiff should be tasty.
# not going anywhere
Big boost for Ospreys as Jones agrees tailored contract with WRU
The Wales captain has committed his future to the region.
# Alterations
Wales ring changes for France with eye on second spot
Warren Gatland has recalled captain Alun Wyn Jones in one of seven changes to the team.
# In it to Wyn it
England coach urges World Rugby to clamp down on 'out of order' Alun Wyn Jones
Eddie Jones says the Wales’ captain did not ‘respect the integrity of the referee’.
# scarlets fever
Wonderful Wales unleash their Scarlets to thrash Scotland
Warren Gatland’s men lit up the opening day of the Six Nations.
# Skipper
Ospreys boosted by return of Alun Wyn Jones for semi-final showdown with Munster
The Wales captain has been out of action since March.
# Sidelined
Lions injury scare for Alun Wyn Jones as Wales captain ruled out for 'initial' six weeks
The positive is that he doesn’t require surgery on his shoulder.