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Rhys Priestland pulls out of Wales’ Six Nations squad

1 day ago by The Guardian

• Fly-half ruled out for bulk of Six Nations with hamstring injury• Wales to face Scotland in autumn internationals for first timeRhys Priestland is expected to miss the majority of Wales’s Six Nations...

Scarlets turn back clock 13 years to Stephen Jones’ thrilling Paris dash | Paul Rees

4 days ago by The Guardian

Champions Cup victory over Bath brings back memories of Wales’ 2005 Grand Slam, plus Toulon president in hot waterWatching the velvet Scarlets reducing Bath to despair was to be transported back 13 years...

Josh Adams and James Davies named in Wales’ Six Nations squad

5 days ago by The Guardian

• Uncapped Adams and Davies are part of 39-man squad • Scotland have included uncapped prop Murray McCallumWales have picked the uncapped Worcester wing Josh Adams in their Six Nations squad along...

Wales name 2 uncapped players in 39-man squad for Six Nations

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales have named a 39-man squad for the 2018 Six Nations, led by captain Alun Wyn Jones and featuring two uncapped players, flanker James Davies and wing Josh Adams.   The uncapped duo are called...

Champions Cup Round 5 Tips & Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The January games in the Champions Cup are definitely my favourite, simply because everyone has something to play for. Every team is desperate for victory - The pool leaders are seeking vital for bonus...

Champions Cup Team of the Week - Round 5

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Some cracking rugby this weekend which blew the race for a quarter final spot wide open. From Scarlets cracking win away at Bath to Racing's nail biting win at Munster, we have the tough task of picking...

Rugby union: talking points from the weekend’s European action

6 days ago by The Guardian

Wasps lapses frustrate Dai Young, Leinster look a cut above and Rhys Patchell’s attacking flair gives Scarlets momentumAfter Wasps had cruised into a 21-0 lead with three converted tries after half an...

Champions Cup Highlights: Bath Rugby v Scarlets

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scarlets played with a ferocious tempo away from home and Bath were simply unable to live with them. The visitors flew out of the blocks with an early score from Tadhg Beirne inside 10 minutes. Bath looked...

Tadhg Beirne powers Scarlets to verge of last eight in masterclass at Bath

1 week ago by The Guardian

• Bath 17-35 Scarlets• Tadhg Beirne shows the way as Scarlets give Bath a masterclass in broken playThe Scarlets so exposed Bath they turned them crimson. As the England head coach, Eddie Jones, sat...

Scarlets plan to hit Bath with power hit by Leigh Halfpenny injury

1 week ago by The Guardian

• Full-back fails late fitness test before key European Champions Cup tie• Sam Underhill returns for Bath in sole change to impress Eddie JonesThe Scarlets are aiming to invoke the spirit of 2002 at...