Gethin Jenkins rugby player
Gethin Jenkins rugby player

Gethin Jenkins

17th Nov 1980 1.88m/121kg Assistant Coach

Cardiff Blues to become Cardiff Rugby in re-branding move

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After consultations with various key stakeholders, Cardiff Blues are set to return to their roots as far as their brand is concerned and will be known as Cardiff Rugby from here on out.   A new...

Six Nations news: injuries and quotes

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France have made two changes to their squad for Round 2 where they will face Ireland at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.   Georges Henri-Colombe and Jean-Baptiste Gros will be replaced by Uini Atonio...

Gethin Jenkins: New coach sets out case for Wales defence

4 months ago by BBC Rugby News

New Wales defence coach Gethin Jenkins demands excellence from his squad, just as he did as a player.

Gethin Jenkins: Wales offer former prop full-time defence coach role

5 months ago by BBC Rugby News

Wales are preparing to offer Gethin Jenkins the full-time defence coach role in Wayne Pivac's backroom staff.

Gethin Jenkins replaces Sam Warburton in Wales set-up

8 months ago by Rugby World

The former prop will coach the breakdown and defenceTaking over: Gethin Jenkins (right) with Sam Warburton (Getty Images)Gethin Jenkins replaces Sam Warburton in Wales coaching set-up Wales have announced...

Gethin Jenkins joins Wales coaching team as technical coach

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues can confirm Gethin Jenkins has stepped down from his role within the academy to join Wales as a technical coach.     The legendary loose-head prop took up coaching positions...

PRO14’s Ultimate XV

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Over the past few weeks, the Pro14 has been compiling a list of their Ultimate XV from the last 13 seasons as voted for by the fans, with two players going head-to-head and a winner being announced each...

11 Years on from Jaque Fourie and Morne Steyn's heroics

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

11 Years to the day, the Springboks claimed a series victory over the British and Irish Lions with a 28-25 win in a classic Test match at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria.   With tempers flaring...

Most Capped Test Side Of All-Time - Per Position

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the most capped test XV of all time:           1. Gethin Jenkins - Wales     The most capped loosehead in the game,...

Throwback: The Two Star Studded FRENCH Line Ups That Contested The 2013 Champions Cup Final

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cast your mind back to 2013, Barack Obama is still the president of America, The All Blacks are still Rugby World Champions, the Lions are preparing for their tour to Australia and two French sides have...