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Strange has eye on future

Wales Under 20 head coach Jason Strange has one eye on the future after naming five Under 18 players in his squad to face Scotland at Eirias Park tomorrow night.

RBS 6 Nations: Wales v Scotland preview

Theatrical Eddie Butler voiceovers, fair-weather arseholes in well-worn national shirts trotting out cliches they read in the Telegraph last week, Wales beating Scotland – these are all fixtures of the annual festival of rugby we call the Six Nations. Really?

Wales Vs Scotland: Team news

Wales have today announced an unchanged starting XV to face Scotland this Saturday as fly-half Dan Biggar has been passed fit to play. During the squad announcement this morning, the WRU were pleased to announce that despite having to be removed from play after only 20 minutes after receiving a knock to his ankle off […] The post Wales Vs Scotland: Team news appeared first on Read Rugby Union.

Scotland make one change for Wales in Six Nations

Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has named a team with one change for this weekend’s Six Nations match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday. Saracens 26-year-old back Taylor comes in to the starting line up replacing Matt Scott and partnering Mark Bennett. Scott injured his quad in training yesterday so he drops out of the […] The post Scotland make one change for Wales in Six Nations appeared first on Rugby Week | Rugby News, Rugby Video & Fixtures.

Dan Biggar fit to start against Scotland

Dan Biggar has recovered from his ankle injury and will start at fly-half for Wales’ Six Nations match against Scotland on Saturday. The Ospreys star was forced off the pitch in the opening exchanges of the 16-16 draw against Ireland in Dublin last Sunday but his recovery means Warren Gatland was able to name an […]

Scotland change one for Wales clash

Duncan Taylor has been named in Scotland’s starting XV to take on Wales in Cardiff this Saturday. The Saracens centre has been promoted from the bench by head coach Vern Cotter following injury to Matt Scott. The only other change to the matchday squad comes from the bench with Sean Lamont taking the vacated seat

North starts for Wales

Wales head home on Saturday afternoon and have included George North in an unchanged starting XV to tackle Scotland in the second round of Six Nations games. The Saints wing was involved in last weekend’s entertaining 16-all draw in Dublin and resumes on the right flank at Principality Stadium.

Biggar starts for Wales against Scotland

Wales head coach Warren Gatland has retained the starting team that played to a draw with Ireland in their Six Nations opener for Scotland on Saturday. There was concern for Dan Biggar who injured his ankle early in the match and had to leave the field in Dublin and was replaced by Rhys Priestland.