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# wales-rugby - Friday 17 April, 2020

'Two or three' Wales players have contracted coronavirus

The unnamed stars have now reportedly recovered.

# wales-rugby - Sunday 8 March, 2020

'It’s absolute rubbish' – Jones furious with referee over Tuilagi red

The England centre was dismissed with six minutes left during the win against Wales at Twickenham.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery

The prop recently flew back to England from Tonga, via Hong Kong.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Biggar emerges as injury doubt for Wales after limping out of Northampton loss to Saracens

The 30-year-old lasted just 20 minutes into the Saints’ 27-21 defeat by the English champions.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Wales fullback Williams leaves Saracens ahead of Premiership relegation to join Scarlets

The 28-year-old is linking up with his former club earlier than expected.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 22 February, 2020

France remain on course for Six Nations Grand Slam after beating Wales in Cardiff

Les Bleus claimed a first win on Welsh soil since 2010.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Jordan Larmour dances his way through three tackles to score Ireland's opening try

Larmour put Andy Farrell’s side into an early lead before Wales struck back.

# wales-rugby - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

McNamara makes two changes to Ireland team for Friday's clash against Wales

Ireland are aiming to build on last Friday’s 38-26 success over Scotland.

# wales-rugby - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Wales legend Roberts joins Super Rugby side Stormers

The 33-year-old centre has left Bath with immediate effect.

# wales-rugby - Monday 13 January, 2020

81-times capped Wales star set to retire from rugby to focus on children's books

James Hook scored 352 points for his country from his debut in 2006 to his final bow in 2015.

# wales-rugby - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Wales scrum-half Webb set to be banished by Toulon due to 'dishonest' Ospreys move

The 31-year-old will represent Wales in the 2020 Six Nations before returning home to the Ospreys next season.

# wales-rugby - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Wales scrum-half ushers in Cardiff win between wedding stints

Tomos Williams played a key role in his side’s Pro 14 derby win over regional rivals the Ospreys

# wales-rugby - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Double blow for Wales ahead of Six Nations as Anscombe and Watkin both undergo surgery

The Ospreys pair have both been forced to go under the knife.

# wales-rugby - Monday 16 December, 2019

Ex-Wales coach Howley banned for breach of betting rules

An 18-month ban for Howley, nine of which are suspended.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Best bows out as Pivac begins Wales reign with thrilling defeat of Barbarians

The former Ireland captain received a standing ovation at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff.

# wales-rugby - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Moriarty's late try seals World Cup semi-final berth for Gatland's Wales

Wales secured a tense, one-point win over 14-man France.

# wales-rugby - Thursday 17 October, 2019

How are the teams shaping up entering the World Cup quarter-finals in Japan?

As the Rugby World Cup enters the knock-out stages, we take a look at the health of the eight quarter-finalists ahead of a massive weekend in Japan.

# wales-rugby - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Wales want 'incredible' Gatland to end on a World Cup high

Defeat on Sunday would spell the end of the New Zealander’s 12-year reign.

# wales-rugby - Sunday 29 September, 2019

As it happened: Australia v Wales, Rugby World Cup

We followed all the action as the two heavyweights of Pool D clashed in Tokyo.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Wales suffer another injury setback as Hill leaves squad

Hill hasn’t played since February and will be replaced by Ospreys’ Bradley Davies.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Ireland to assess Earls after Munster winger pulls up against Wales

Joe Schmidt said the 31-year-old was ‘walking around okay’ after being forced off this afternoon.

As it happened: Ireland v Wales, World Cup warm-up

We were live from the Aviva Stadium as Joe Schmidt’s side finalised their preparations for Japan.

# wales-rugby - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Schmidt backs Ringrose's 'temperament and skill base' to fit in at out-half

The 24-year-old is named in the number 22 jersey for Saturday’s trip to Cardiff.

# wales-rugby - Monday 19 August, 2019

Gatland's Wales dethrone All Blacks on top of the latest world rankings

The Grand Slam winners become just the fourth nation to occupy top spot.

# wales-rugby - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Bath wing and 7s specialist to make debut as England name side to face Wales

Ruaridh McConnochie has overcome a hip problem and is set to feature.

Gatland turns to Biggar for Wales' rematch with England

The Wales head coach has made three changes for Saturday’s warm-up in Cardiff.

# wales-rugby - Friday 9 August, 2019

Gatland means business as Wales go to Twickenham at full strength

Eddie Jones, meanwhile, has included two debutants in his side for Sunday’s World Cup warm-up.

# wales-rugby - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Huge setback for Wales as injury rules Faletau out of World Cup

The back row requires surgery and is out of the tournament in Japan.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

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.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

England keep Jones succession plan on hold until after World Cup

The coach is under contract until 2021 but has hinted he may leave after the tournament in Japan

# wales-rugby - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Anscombe calls for end to Welsh club uncertainty

A proposed merger between the Scarlets and the Ospreys collapsed.

# wales-rugby - Monday 18 March, 2019

Schmidt's Ireland drop below Wales in latest World Rugby rankings

Warren Gatland’s Grand Slam winners are now the highest-ranked northern hemisphere nation.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Player ratings: How did you rate Ireland in their Cardiff horror show?

It’s hard to remember a worse Irish performance in the Joe Schmidt era.

# wales-rugby - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Cardiff cauldron is Beirne's opportunity to force his way into World Cup plans

Tadhg Beirne needs to seize his Six Nations debut, Bernard Jackman says.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

'It's been working in training for three years, so it's good it came off'

Johnny Sexton was pleased to steer Ireland around a corner against France after a couple of frustrating weeks.

Van der Flier sidelined but Kearney and Carbery 'ready to rock and roll'

Dan Leavy is back in the Ireland squad for the final Six Nations game against Wales, while Ross Byrne has been released back to Leinster.

# wales-rugby - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Gatland's Wales dig deep at Murrayfield to set up Grand Slam bid against Ireland

The visitors made it four from four with a hard-fought win over Scotland, and are one victory away from a first Slam since 2012.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Gatland announces Wales team two days early, brings in Osprey lock Beard

The Dragons face Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday, with Cory Hill dropping out through injury.

# wales-rugby - Friday 22 February, 2019

Gatland says England prop an 'emotional time bomb'

The Wales coach has suggested Kyle Sinckler needs to work on his temperament.

# wales-rugby - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Faletau to miss out on return to face Ireland through further arm surgery

The Welsh eight was hopeful of returning for his country’s last two Six Nations fixtures.

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