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#Wales

# wales - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Welsh rugby players agree to salary reductions for the next three months Coronavirus

Welsh rugby players agree to salary reductions for the next three months

Any player earning £25,000 or less per year will not be subject to a pay cut, it has been confirmed.

# wales - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Citizens in the UK flout restricted movement measures to travel to tourist hotspot in Wales

They face a fine of £30 or arrest if they continue to disobey the guidelines.

# wales - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

'This is unprecedented': Schools in Northern Ireland to close amid coronavirus crisis

Schools across the UK will close from Friday until further notice for all pupils except children of key workers and the most vulnerable.

# wales - Friday 13 March, 2020

From The42 Wales v Scotland in the Six Nations is now OFF after late change of mind Breaking

Wales v Scotland in the Six Nations is now OFF after late change of mind

Earlier, the WRU had said the game would go ahead but sense has finally prevailed.

# wales - Thursday 12 March, 2020

From The42 RFU and Jones 'regret any implication that Ben O’Keeffe was biased' Not In Line

RFU and Jones 'regret any implication that Ben O’Keeffe was biased'

The England head coach had criticised the referee after their win over Wales.

From The42 Wales and Scotland make changes for clash that's still scheduled to go ahead Cardiff Encounter

Wales and Scotland make changes for clash that's still scheduled to go ahead

The Six Nations fixture is due to take place in Cardiff on Saturday.

# wales - Saturday 7 March, 2020

From The42 Massive blow for Wales as Joe Allen is ruled out of Euros Bad Break

Massive blow for Wales as Joe Allen is ruled out of Euros

Stylish playmaker ruptured his Achilles today and won’t play in this summer’s finals.

From The42 As it happened: England v Wales, Six Nations Liveblog

As it happened: England v Wales, Six Nations

Ireland’s game is off, but the Six Nations rumbled on and we went minute-by-minute.

From The42 Former Wales international Matthew J Watkins has died aged 41 R.I.P.

Former Wales international Matthew J Watkins has died aged 41

The Welsh team will wear black armbands against England today as a mark of respect for the centre, who won 18 caps for his national team.

# wales - Friday 6 March, 2020

From The42 ‘We owe them one – last year’s defeat still irks me’ Grudge Match

‘We owe them one – last year’s defeat still irks me’

As Eddie Jones plots revenge against Wales tomorrow, Wayne Pivac refuses to do a Gatland and play mind games with his Aussie rival.

# wales - Thursday 5 March, 2020

From The42 Wilson and Watson for England XV as Wales bring back Liam Williams Game On

Wilson and Watson for England XV as Wales bring back Liam Williams

The pair have missed out on international duty since featuring the World Cup final.

# wales - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

From The42 Biggar and Liam Williams set to be fit for Wales' England clash Boost

Biggar and Liam Williams set to be fit for Wales' England clash

The experienced duo are expected to be fit for a daunting trip to Twickenham.

From The42 England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery Ruled Out

England without Vunipola due to coronavirus precaution as Wales' Amos prepares for surgery

The prop recently flew back to England from Tonga, via Hong Kong.

# wales - Friday 28 February, 2020

From The42 Six concussions in his career but George North could play next weekend Risk

Six concussions in his career but George North could play next weekend

Wales winger is ‘in a good place’ as he, Liam Williams and Josh Navidi get set for battle against England tomorrow week.

# wales - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

From The42 Analysis: The small details that make a huge difference in winning the aerial battle Contest

Analysis: The small details that make a huge difference in winning the aerial battle

Professional performance analyst Eoin Toolan examines the contests in the air in this Six Nations.

# wales - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

From The42 ‘A win over England isn't going to define our championship’ Hurting

‘A win over England isn't going to define our championship’

Wales back-rower Taulupe Faletau maintains his country has loftier ambitions than to simply get one over the old enemy.

From The42 Bath snap up Wales star Rhys Webb and plan to spend again this summer Smart Move

Bath snap up Wales star Rhys Webb and plan to spend again this summer

Six-time Premiership winners building a squad in bid to become top dogs in England again.

# wales - Thursday 20 February, 2020

From The42 Biggar back from concussion as Wales make two changes for visit of France Cardiff Clash

Biggar back from concussion as Wales make two changes for visit of France

Ross Moriarty and Gareth Davies come into the starting XV for Wayne Pivac’s side.

Corbyn accuses Johnson of showing 'true colours' by staying away as 106 areas at risk of flooding in UK Flooding This post contains videos

Corbyn accuses Johnson of showing 'true colours' by staying away as 106 areas at risk of flooding in UK

There are six severe warnings indicating lives are in danger in communities near the Welsh border.

From The42 Ireland dismiss 'strange' Welsh complaints over Furlong's scrummaging Legal

Ireland dismiss 'strange' Welsh complaints over Furlong's scrummaging

The tighthead prop’s set-piece work was questioned by Wales forwards coach Jonathan Humphreys.

# wales - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

From The42 Wales single out Tadhg Furlong as they complain of scrum 'inconsistencies' Unimpressed

Wales single out Tadhg Furlong as they complain of scrum 'inconsistencies'

The Welsh coaching staff are irked at the refereeing of the set-piece, and have shone a spotlight on the Irish prop.

From The42 Three concussions in five months but Biggar is cleared to play Headstart

Three concussions in five months but Biggar is cleared to play

Welsh problems at No10 look set to end after Dan Biggar given thumbs up by his club coach to play against France this weekend.

# wales - Sunday 16 February, 2020

From The42 Leigh Halfpenny confident Wales can respond to Ireland loss and win Six Nations Dublin Hangover

Leigh Halfpenny confident Wales can respond to Ireland loss and win Six Nations

The 2019 champions suffered a 24-14 defeat at Lansdowne Road last weekend.

# wales - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

From The42 'This is a different ball game': Ex-Meath captain making her presence felt on international rugby stage Rising Star

'This is a different ball game': Ex-Meath captain making her presence felt on international rugby stage

Leinster 20-year-old Judy Bobbett made her Six Nations debut in the Ireland second row on Sunday.

# wales - Monday 10 February, 2020

From The42 Ireland 'starting to buy into how good we could potentially be' just in time for England showdown Belief

Ireland 'starting to buy into how good we could potentially be' just in time for England showdown

Adam Griggs’ side sit top of the Women’s Six Nations table after yesterday’s bonus-point win over Wales.

# wales - Sunday 9 February, 2020

From The42 Five-try Ireland get the better of Wales and Storm Ciara to go two from two in Six Nations Winning

Five-try Ireland get the better of Wales and Storm Ciara to go two from two in Six Nations

A brilliant result for Adam Griggs’ side, who go top of the table.

From The42 'High performance breeds high performance,' as Griggs' Ireland aim to follow suit and go two from two Sunday Best

'High performance breeds high performance,' as Griggs' Ireland aim to follow suit and go two from two

Donnybrook’s Energia Park hosts the clash with familiar foes Wales this afternoon.

# wales - Saturday 8 February, 2020

From The42 'This is not the top, we keep going': Deegan ready to work for more after first cap Deegan's Delight

'This is not the top, we keep going': Deegan ready to work for more after first cap

The Leinster back row earned his international debut as a late replacement.

From The42 Conway shines for Ireland with outstanding display in win over Wales Starter

Conway shines for Ireland with outstanding display in win over Wales

The 28-year-old impressed as he won his 20th Test cap.

From The42 Farrell's Ireland excite Dublin crowd with impressive bonus-point win over Wales In Charge

Farrell's Ireland excite Dublin crowd with impressive bonus-point win over Wales

The Irish attack looked fluid, while they improved up front on a good day for the new head coach.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Wales, Six Nations Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Wales, Six Nations

We went minute-by-minute as both Andy Farrell and Wayne Pivac enter their second match as head coach.

From The42 Clark Kent with their club, Superman with their country – the personality change in Welsh rugby Wales

Clark Kent with their club, Superman with their country – the personality change in Welsh rugby

Welsh clubs are frequently embarrassed by the four Irish provinces but at international level, it’s a different story.

From The42 Ireland fans expect to see more of the Andy Farrell stamp as Wales visit Dublin Showtime

Ireland fans expect to see more of the Andy Farrell stamp as Wales visit Dublin

Conditions could be testing at the Aviva Stadium today.

# wales - Friday 7 February, 2020

From The42 Barnstorming Stewart pushes Ireland to bonus point-win over Wales 10 Out Of 10

Barnstorming Stewart pushes Ireland to bonus point-win over Wales

Openside Mark Hernan scored early and late in the first-half to keep Ireland well clear of the Welsh threat.

From The42 'We feel we're ready for Storm Ciara and Wales' - Ireland expect to improve Wet And Windy

'We feel we're ready for Storm Ciara and Wales' - Ireland expect to improve

Andy Farrell’s pack will be looking to rebound at scrum time against the Welsh.

From The42 Speedster Smith and Ireland U20 ready to move through the gears against Wales Friday Night Rugby

Speedster Smith and Ireland U20 ready to move through the gears against Wales

After scoring six tries on opening night, Ireland are keen to deliver a sustained threat through the 80 minutes.

# wales - Thursday 6 February, 2020

From The42 Wales 'sent clips' to World Rugby over scrummaging errors ahead of Ireland showdown Clean Up

Wales 'sent clips' to World Rugby over scrummaging errors ahead of Ireland showdown

Wayne Pivac’s side conceded three scrum penalties in their win over Italy.

From The42 Cardiff wash-out still stings for Sexton 6 Nations

Cardiff wash-out still stings for Sexton

‘Anytime you lose for Ireland, it never leaves you.’.

From The42 Welsh hope Nick Tompkins can pass test after Saracens centre gets the nod to face Ireland Nick Tompkins

Welsh hope Nick Tompkins can pass test after Saracens centre gets the nod to face Ireland

Wales coach Wayne Pivac makes just one change to his starting line-up with Tompkins coming in at outside centre and George North moving to the wing.

From The42 Wales aiming to 'come out of the blocks firing' against Ireland, warns new defence coach IRewal

Wales aiming to 'come out of the blocks firing' against Ireland, warns new defence coach

‘First and foremost we’ve got to stop the likes of Robbie Henshaw,’ says Byron Hayward.

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