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Ross Moriarty Receives Ban For Neck-Hold During Win Over Argentina

Ross Moriarty has received a ban from World Rugby for his red card offence during Wales’ 30-12 win over Argentina at the weekend.  Moriarty was sent off in the 82nd minute after an ill-tempered incident led to the British and Irish Lion grabbing a hold of Nicolas Sanchez around the neck and continuing to do so despite being told to cease …

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Wales And Scotland Name Sides For Respective Summer Tour Clashes

Wales and Scotland have named their starting XVs for this weekend’s summer tour clashes against Argentina and Canada, respectively. Warren Gatland has made eight changes to the side which narrowly beat the Springboks in Washington DC last weekend for the upcoming clash with Los Pumas in San Juan on Saturday afternoon. Cory Hill will captain Wales for the first time …

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Wales The Big Movers After Latest World Rugby Rankings Update

Wales have arrived in Argentina ahead of their two-Test series against Los Pumas in San Juan and Santa Fe over the next two weekends.  Warren Gatland’s side go into those fixtures with a win under their belt after they overcame an inexperienced Springboks side 22-20 at the RFK Stadium in Washington D.C on Saturday. However, the clashes against Argentina will …

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Gatland Confident Of Bright Future As Elias’ Late Try Lifts Wales Over Springboks

Warren Gatland believes his young players showed Welsh rugby has a bright future after they held on to secure a dramatic 22-20 victory over South Africa at Washington’s RFK Stadium on Saturday. The game in the American capital had its critics, with both sides fielding inexperienced line-ups ahead of their Test series with Argentina and England respectively. Gatland had hit …

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Seven Uncapped Players In Springboks Team To Take On Wales

Rassie Erasmus has named his first matchday 23 as Springboks Director Of Rugby for this weekend’s clash with Wales which is taking place in Washington D.C.  Travis Ismaiel, Makazole Mapimpi, Andre Esterhuizen, Ivan van Zyl, Kwagga Smith, Jason Jenkins and Ox Nche will all be receiving their first caps as they are named in the starting XV. The side will be …

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Warren Gatland Name Wales Squad For Summer Tour Which Includes One Uncapped Player

Warren Gatland has named a 31-man Wales squad for their upcoming summer tour.  Wales will play the Springboks, which takes place in Washington D.C, and two Tests against Argentina to complete their summer schedule. Cory Hill and Ellis Jenkins have been named as co-captains while scrum-half Tomos Williams of the Cardiff Blues is the only uncapped player in the squad. Wales …

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George North’s New Club Has Finally Been Confirmed

After months of speculation, George North’s new club has finally been confirmed. Since the winger announced that he will be leaving Northampton Saints at the end of the season, the 2013 and 2017 British and Irish Lion had the opportunity to join one of the Welsh regions in order to continue his international Test career. That club has been confirmed …

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