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PM sends support to Wales Women

Prime Minister David Cameron has sent a special good luck messages to Wales Women ahead of next month’s Women’s Rugby World Cup in Paris (August 1-17).

Evans stars on 50th Test appearance

The Women’s Rugby World Cup warm-up clash between Wales and USA proved bittersweet for centre Elen Evans. Despite being one of the star performers on the day on her 50th Test appearance, USA edged home 10-7 at Cross Keys.

Wales U20 v Samoa: Reaction

Wales completed their Junior World Championship campaign with a victory over Samoa. Team manager Mark Taylor and No 8 James Benjamin reflect on a tournament which saw Wales win three games and lose two.

Wales Senior Trial preview

Probables captain Alun Wyn Jones and Possibles centre Cory Allen look ahead to the Wales Senior Trial along with Probables flanker Josh Turnbull.

Award caps fine season for Matthews

Cross Keys flanker Scott Matthews capped off a fine season when he won the last Principality Premiership Player of the Month award before a surprise visit by Alun-Wyn Jones saw him crowned Best Newcomer of the Year.

Junior World Championship preview

Wales Under 20 prop Nicky Smith and forwards coach Ioan Cunningham look ahead to the Junior World Championship which kicks off in New Zealand next week where Wales begin their campaign against Fiji.

Youngsters leave European legacy

Wales captains, Sam Warburton and Alun-Wyn Jones were on hand when St Teilos High School and Radyr met in the final of the inaugural Cardiff 2014 Rugby Cup as part of ERC’s Legacy to the Heineken and Amlin Cup.

Cefn Cribwr plans become reality

Carwyn Jones, Warren Gatland and Roger Lewis were the special guests at the official opening of a new clubhouse at Cefn Cribwr Athletic club last weekend.

Wales U20 v Scotland U20

Wales Under 20 got their Junior World Championship preparations off to a great start by defeating Scotland 31-19 at the Brewery Field earlier in the week.

Howley: Probables will feel vulnerable

Rob Howley will coach the Probables against the Possibles in the forthcoming Trial at the Liberty Stadium. He says that if ‘you’re playing for the probables, you will feel vulnerable.’

Cardiff welcomes European finals weekend

Special video package on Cardiff welcoming European rugby finals weekend. We speak to former Heineken Cup winners Ieuan Evans and Shaun Edwards, former semi-finalist Phil Davies – director of rugby at Cardiff Blues when they were the only team to beat Toulon in the Heineken Cup this season – and Lord Mayor of Cardiff Derrick Morgan.

Gatland reveals Trial teams

Warren Gatland discusses the selections behind the Probables v Possibles Trial match which will be a last chance for players to stake a claim for the tour of South Africa.

Wales begin JWC preparations

Wales U20 take on Scotland U20 this Wednesday at Bridgend (KO 8pm) in preparation for the forthcoming Junior World Championship in New Zealand.Tickets: Adults £10, OAP/Students £8, U16 Free

Sam’s the man for Wales

Sam Cross has quietly gone about his business to become an integral part of the Wales Sevens squad. In just his second season on the World Series he is now one of the first names on Head Coach Gareth Williams’ team sheet.

Preview: SWALEC Bowl & SWALEC Plate

CRCC and Llantwit Major are just 80 minutes away from glory when they play in the SWALEC Bowl final tomorrow while Rhiwbina tackle Merthyr in the Plate final at the Millennium Stadium.

Road to final – SWALEC Finals Day

SWALEC Finals Day: 267 clubs have battled through 272 matches in this season’s SWALEC Cup competitions and six will feature at the Millennium Stadium on Sunday for the right to win the Cup, Plate and Bowl. Tickets are still available on wru.co.uk/tickets with a print at home ticket option or available to purchase from the WRU Store or Ticketline (both on Westgate Street, Cardiff).

Wales U20 squad announcment

Steffan Hughes, Dafydd Howells, Ethan Lewis and Angus O’Brien were all included in the Wales Under 20 selected for the forthcoming Junior World Championship in New Zealand (June 2 – 20).

Judgement Day II: Countdown

Sunday’s ‘Judgement Day II’ at the Millennium Stadium is rapidly approaching – yesterday all four regions assembled at Cardiff Castle to promote the regional double header.

Hong Kong Plate final reaction

Wales Head Coach Gareth Williams is full of praise for his side who pushed South Africa all the way before just falling short in the Plate final at the Hong Kong Sevens.

Natwest RugbyForce 2014 – Tonna RFC

Wales International Ian Evans and Wales and Lions legend Scott Quinnell swapped rugby balls for paint pots at Tonna RFC during the RBS 6 Nations. They surprised club players with a special clubhouse makeover to launch NatWest RugbyForce 2014 – a programme developed in partnership with the WRU to make rugby clubs stronger businesses by improving and renovating their facilities with the support of volunteers and the local community.

Davies relishing captaincy role

James Davies is relatively new to his captaincy role with Wales Sevens but he is relishing the opportunity to lead his country in the Japan leg of the World Series this weekend.

England v Wales:Story of the day

WRU TV looks back on yesterday’s RBS 6 Nations clash at Twickenham where Wales surrendered their crown to a confident England.

Edwards welcomes return of Davies

Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards has welcomed Jonathan Davies’ return to training ahead of this Sunday’s RBS 6 Nations clash with England.

North previews Twickenham clash

Wales back George North speaks exclusively to WRU TV and previews this Sunday’s clash with England in the RBS 6 Nations.