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#Leigh Halfpenny

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 25 October, 2019

Halfpenny in for injured Williams as Gatland's Wales welcome back Davies
# Changes
# Changes

Halfpenny in for injured Williams as Gatland's Wales welcome back Davies

Oct 25th 2019, 4:50 AM 4,147 Views 7 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny comes into the team at 15 in place of the injured Saracens man.

# leigh-halfpenny - Monday 1 April, 2019

'My head would be pounding from it... You were thinking: when is this going to end?'
# Head First
# Head First

'My head would be pounding from it... You were thinking: when is this going to end?'

Apr 1st 2019, 5:02 PM 14,001 Views 6 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny was out for three months after suffering a head injury while playing for Wales in November.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Leigh Halfpenny set for return after three months sidelined with concussion
# 6 Nations
# 6 Nations

Leigh Halfpenny set for return after three months sidelined with concussion

Feb 12th 2019, 11:43 AM 4,665 Views 2 Comments

The Wales fullback came through symptom-free after contact training with Scarlets last week.

# leigh-halfpenny - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Halfpenny, Davies and Williams set to miss Wales' Six Nations opener with France
# Tweaks And Valleys
# Tweaks And Valleys

Halfpenny, Davies and Williams set to miss Wales' Six Nations opener with France

Jan 23rd 2019, 2:59 PM 4,077 Views 2 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny has been all but ruled out of Wales’ first two games in this year’s Six Nations as he recovers from a concussion.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Worrying news as Halfpenny set to miss start of Six Nations with concussion
# Concern
# Concern

Worrying news as Halfpenny set to miss start of Six Nations with concussion

Jan 8th 2019, 3:51 PM 6,524 Views 13 Comments

The fullback hasn’t played since November.

# leigh-halfpenny - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Halfpenny to see specialist as headaches persist after November concussion
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Halfpenny to see specialist as headaches persist after November concussion

Jan 3rd 2019, 6:42 PM 10,903 Views 6 Comments

The Wales fullback was due to return against Cardiff Blues, but is ‘still picking up the odd issue’.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

'Just being on the safe side': Halfpenny out of Ulster clash due to concussion
# Champions Cup
# Champions Cup

'Just being on the safe side': Halfpenny out of Ulster clash due to concussion

Dec 4th 2018, 8:39 PM 4,164 Views 0 Comments

The Scarlets fullback has not played since Wales’ Autumn Test win over Australia.

# leigh-halfpenny - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Naholo, Ioane strike as All Blacks extend Wales misery
# Frustration
# Frustration

Naholo, Ioane strike as All Blacks extend Wales misery

Nov 25th 2017, 7:54 PM 11,619 Views 1 Comment

It took New Zealand’s record for 2017 to 12 wins from 15, including a five-match whitewash in their November games.

# leigh-halfpenny - Monday 31 July, 2017

Halfpenny set to choose Scarlets over Cardiff Blues
# New Signing
# New Signing

Halfpenny set to choose Scarlets over Cardiff Blues

Jul 31st 2017, 10:59 AM 8,593 Views 5 Comments

The full-back is set to join Scarlets.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Toulon won't renew Leigh Halfpenny's contract for next season
# Surplus To Requirements
# Surplus To Requirements

Toulon won't renew Leigh Halfpenny's contract for next season

Jun 13th 2017, 5:29 PM 13,376 Views 5 Comments

The Welsh full back’s contract with the Top 14 side has expired.

# leigh-halfpenny - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Sexton, Farrell, Halfpenny or Biggar - who should kick for the Lions?
# Options
# Options

Sexton, Farrell, Halfpenny or Biggar - who should kick for the Lions?

Apr 30th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,358 Views 17 Comments

Neil Jenkins is the kicking coach again and expects his kickers to put pressure on Beauden Barrett.

# leigh-halfpenny - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Wales late show stuns valiant Italy in Rome
# When In Rome
# When In Rome

Wales late show stuns valiant Italy in Rome

Feb 5th 2017, 4:45 PM 10,393 Views 8 Comments

Conor O’Shea’s side had Wales on the run for an hour.

# leigh-halfpenny - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Halfpenny gets 'best offer possible' for Welsh return as Toulon deal nears an end
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

Halfpenny gets 'best offer possible' for Welsh return as Toulon deal nears an end

Jan 5th 2017, 4:23 PM 9,992 Views 5 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny has been biding his time before making a final decision on whether to stay in France.

# leigh-halfpenny - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Dan Lydiate injury sours dominant Wales win over South Africa
# Costly Victory
# Costly Victory

Dan Lydiate injury sours dominant Wales win over South Africa

Nov 26th 2016, 8:11 PM 10,940 Views 11 Comments

Wales may be more concerned about a knee injury to their flanker than their routine win over a sorry South Africa in Cardiff.

# leigh-halfpenny - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Bernard Foley leads Australia to Wales rout
# Easy
# Easy

Bernard Foley leads Australia to Wales rout

Nov 5th 2016, 5:31 PM 11,064 Views 14 Comments

Wallaby captain Stephen Moore said the game had been “pleasing”.

# leigh-halfpenny - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Wales boosted by Halfpenny return for first Test appearance in 14 months
# November Tests
# November Tests

Wales boosted by Halfpenny return for first Test appearance in 14 months

Nov 3rd 2016, 11:47 AM 4,118 Views 10 Comments

Wales face Australia in Cardiff on Saturday.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Uncapped Ospreys pair named in Wales squad as Halfpenny also returns
# Fresh Faces
# Fresh Faces

Uncapped Ospreys pair named in Wales squad as Halfpenny also returns

Oct 18th 2016, 1:23 PM 4,424 Views 10 Comments

Bath fly-half Rhys Priestland misses out while number 8 Taulupe Faletau is included despite question marks over his fitness.

# leigh-halfpenny - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Halfpenny returns from nine-month absence to steer Toulon to Top 14 final
# Magnifique
# Magnifique

Halfpenny returns from nine-month absence to steer Toulon to Top 14 final

Jun 18th 2016, 11:51 PM 7,999 Views 7 Comments

In his first game since last September, the Welsh full-back chipped in with 17 points Roazhon Park.

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 17 June, 2016

Leigh Halfpenny to return from nine-month injury nightmare in Toulon's Top 14 semi-final
# Finally
# Finally

Leigh Halfpenny to return from nine-month injury nightmare in Toulon's Top 14 semi-final

Jun 17th 2016, 1:54 PM 5,673 Views 3 Comments

The Welsh international hasn’t played since September.

# leigh-halfpenny - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Leigh Halfpenny reportedly set to stay in Toulon despite English link
# Better Off Red
# Better Off Red

Leigh Halfpenny reportedly set to stay in Toulon despite English link

Dec 31st 2015, 11:46 AM 4,138 Views 8 Comments

Staying put will also help Warren Gatland deal with his wildcard selection dilemmas.

# leigh-halfpenny - Monday 21 December, 2015

Halfpenny close to joining Wasps according to Toulon owner Boudjellal
# Sent To Coventry
# Sent To Coventry

Halfpenny close to joining Wasps according to Toulon owner Boudjellal

Dec 21st 2015, 3:06 PM 8,815 Views 7 Comments

The Welsh international apparently has a week to make a decision about his future.

# leigh-halfpenny - Monday 7 September, 2015

Halfpenny ruled out of World Cup and the next 6 months with ACL injury
# Rotten Luck
# Rotten Luck

Halfpenny ruled out of World Cup and the next 6 months with ACL injury

Sep 7th 2015, 5:57 PM 11,549 Views 29 Comments

Wales need all the help they can get to get out of Pool A.

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 28 August, 2015

'It’s about staying in the moment' - Ireland's Sexton on place-kicking success
# Off The Tee
# Off The Tee

'It’s about staying in the moment' - Ireland's Sexton on place-kicking success

Aug 28th 2015, 6:30 AM 5,713 Views 18 Comments

This extract from the new book ‘Rugby Revealed’ sees the Leinster out-half offer his advice.

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 24 July, 2015

Mourad Boudjellal warns internationals about missing Toulon games
# Club V Country
# Club V Country

Mourad Boudjellal warns internationals about missing Toulon games

Jul 24th 2015, 7:04 PM 8,413 Views 16 Comments

‘The clubs, who pay the wages, should have their stars for the most important dates of the season.’

# leigh-halfpenny - Sunday 3 May, 2015

It appears yesterday's Champions Cup win came at a cost for Leigh Halfpenny
# Gnasher
# Gnasher

It appears yesterday's Champions Cup win came at a cost for Leigh Halfpenny

May 3rd 2015, 1:40 PM 15,460 Views 0 Comments

The Welsh fullback will be paying another visit to the dentist.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Leigh Halfpenny is fit for Toulon's Leinster clash but Maxime Mermoz is ruled out
# Leathphingin
# Leathphingin

Leigh Halfpenny is fit for Toulon's Leinster clash but Maxime Mermoz is ruled out

Apr 14th 2015, 7:15 PM 5,351 Views 11 Comments

The Wales star was sidelined with a dislocated shoulder during Saturday’s 35-24 win over Grenoble in the Top 14.

# leigh-halfpenny - Sunday 12 April, 2015

One of Toulon's stars could miss the Leinster match after being hit by a human torpedo
# Ouch!
# Ouch!

One of Toulon's stars could miss the Leinster match after being hit by a human torpedo

Apr 12th 2015, 2:42 PM 13,838 Views 3 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny is a doubt for the Champions Cup semi-final.

# leigh-halfpenny - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Toulon conceded four tries to Jackman's Grenoble (but still won) before Leinster clash
# Warming Up
# Warming Up

Toulon conceded four tries to Jackman's Grenoble (but still won) before Leinster clash

Apr 11th 2015, 5:55 PM 7,449 Views 10 Comments

The champions welcomed Leigh Halfpenny back from concussion, but he picked up a shoulder knock before being replaced.

# leigh-halfpenny - Monday 16 March, 2015

Three Irish players make the cut in The42's Six Nations Team of the Week
# Dream Team
# Dream Team

Three Irish players make the cut in The42's Six Nations Team of the Week

Mar 16th 2015, 4:39 PM 9,341 Views 8 Comments

Wales lead the way with six after they derailed Ireland’s Grand Slam bid in Cardiff.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Toulon could terminate Halfpenny contract over persistent injuries
# Injury Blues
# Injury Blues

Toulon could terminate Halfpenny contract over persistent injuries

Sep 16th 2014, 4:13 PM 7,068 Views 5 Comments

The Welsh international has yet to play for the French club.

# leigh-halfpenny - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Leigh Halfpenny's season is over after dislocating shoulder in Welsh defeat
# Half Crocked
# Half Crocked

Leigh Halfpenny's season is over after dislocating shoulder in Welsh defeat

Mar 9th 2014, 7:36 PM 9,359 Views 16 Comments

The fullback was taken out in the air by England’s Jack Nowell.

That man Danny Care strikes again as England win Triple Crown
# Match Report
# Match Report

That man Danny Care strikes again as England win Triple Crown

Mar 9th 2014, 4:48 PM 9,628 Views 43 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny’s five penalties have the Welshmen in touch, however.

# leigh-halfpenny - Saturday 8 February, 2014

As it happened: Ireland v Wales, Six Nations
Live Feb 8th 2014, 1:39 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Wales, Six Nations

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 7 February, 2014

Schmidt has struggled to find weaknesses amidst Welsh strengths
# Tactics
# Tactics

Schmidt has struggled to find weaknesses amidst Welsh strengths

Feb 7th 2014, 8:40 AM 5,773 Views 19 Comments

Ireland’s head coach has pinpointed discipline and dealing with Wales’ kicking game as essential in Dublin tomorrow.

# leigh-halfpenny - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Leigh Halfpenny signs for Toulon as Cardiff admit defeat
# On The Move
# On The Move

Leigh Halfpenny signs for Toulon as Cardiff admit defeat

Jan 23rd 2014, 4:45 PM 7,713 Views 23 Comments

Blues admit that they “simply cannot compete” as Toulon confirm full-back’s capture.

# leigh-halfpenny - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Close shave for Cardiff but Halfpenny proves his worth
# Pro12
# Pro12

Close shave for Cardiff but Halfpenny proves his worth

Jan 1st 2014, 4:16 PM 5,469 Views 1 Comment

The Welsh fullback kicked five penalties in his side’s home win over Dragons.

# leigh-halfpenny - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

French media reporting that Leigh Halfpenny has signed for Toulon
# In For A Penny
# In For A Penny

French media reporting that Leigh Halfpenny has signed for Toulon

Dec 31st 2013, 2:14 PM 3,678 Views 7 Comments

La Provence says the Welsh fullback will join the reigning Heineken Cup champions next season.

# leigh-halfpenny - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013
# SPOTY
# SPOTY

Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013

Dec 15th 2013, 10:01 PM 14,455 Views 65 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny finishes in second place with AP McCoy third.

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 13 December, 2013

Toulon open door to Halfpenny, close it on Warburton
# The French Connection
# The French Connection

Toulon open door to Halfpenny, close it on Warburton

Dec 13th 2013, 9:01 PM 6,423 Views 6 Comments

The club president says the Lions skipper has priced himself out of a move.

# leigh-halfpenny - Friday 6 December, 2013

Halfpenny and Cuthbert guide Cardiff to Heineken Cup win over Warriors
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

Halfpenny and Cuthbert guide Cardiff to Heineken Cup win over Warriors

Dec 6th 2013, 10:06 PM 4,132 Views 2 Comments

The European fortunes of Ospreys dipped further with a narrow defeat away to Castres.

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