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#Wales

# wales - Monday 11 March, 2019

From The42 Grand Slam-chasing Wales' 'jealousy' adds extra motive against Ireland Cardiff Chaos

Grand Slam-chasing Wales' 'jealousy' adds extra motive against Ireland

Wales boss Warren Gatland says his players are keen to settle a few scores against Ireland.

From The42 Schmidt to consider Ireland selection options for six-day turnaround to Cardiff XV

Schmidt to consider Ireland selection options for six-day turnaround to Cardiff

Dan Leavy or Sean O’Brien could come into the mix after an injury to Josh van der Flier.

# wales - Saturday 9 March, 2019

From The42 Fortune on Wales' side as Gatland's men march on towards 'dream' 6 Nations

Fortune on Wales' side as Gatland's men march on towards 'dream'

Next Saturday in Cardiff should be tasty.

# wales - Thursday 7 March, 2019

From The42 Russell returns and Laidlaw left out as Scots bid to scupper Welsh Grand Slam Perfect 10

Russell returns and Laidlaw left out as Scots bid to scupper Welsh Grand Slam

Racing 92 out-half Finn Russell is back after missing the defeat to France with a head injury.

# wales - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

From The42 'No doubt' Welsh players distracted by merger talk, says Gatland Shadow

'No doubt' Welsh players distracted by merger talk, says Gatland

Warren Gatland has called for people to ‘take a breath’, and insists the proposed Welsh rugby restructure is region-led, not WRU-led.

From The42 Second-half goal from Arsenal's Louise Quinn gives Ireland victory in Marbella The Mighty Quinn This post contains videos

Second-half goal from Arsenal's Louise Quinn gives Ireland victory in Marbella

Colin Bell’s side picked up the win over Wales after the teams had played out a draw last Thursday.

# wales - Monday 4 March, 2019

From The42 Tickets for Ireland's World Cup warm-up Tests to go on sale next week Road To Japan

Tickets for Ireland's World Cup warm-up Tests to go on sale next week

Wales will provide familiar opposition for Ireland as Joe Schmidt bids farewell to the Aviva Stadium.

From The42 Russell back in contention for Scotland but Hogg ruled out of Wales clash Mixed Bag

Russell back in contention for Scotland but Hogg ruled out of Wales clash

The Glasgow fullback is still recovering from a shoulder injury sustained in a challenge by Peter O’Mahony.

# wales - Sunday 3 March, 2019

From The42 Van Graan insists Munster 'still in a brilliant place' despite Scarlets defeat Positive Thinking

Van Graan insists Munster 'still in a brilliant place' despite Scarlets defeat

The province failed to muster a try during 10-6 defeat in Wales.

# wales - Thursday 28 February, 2019

From The42 Star duo return as Colin Bell's Ireland share the spoils with Wales in Spain Friendly Fires

Star duo return as Colin Bell's Ireland share the spoils with Wales in Spain

Megan Campbell and Leanne Kiernan both impressed in the goalless draw.

# wales - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

From The42 Wales will have to push on towards Grand Slam without injured lock Hill Lock Out

Wales will have to push on towards Grand Slam without injured lock Hill

The Dragons second row appeared to suffer the knock while scoring the game’s defining try.

# wales - Sunday 24 February, 2019

From The42 Barry John hails 'world's best fullback' Williams as Wales stun England in Cardiff Praise

Barry John hails 'world's best fullback' Williams as Wales stun England in Cardiff

Wales secured a dramatic, late win against Eddie Jones’ men on Saturday.

# wales - Saturday 23 February, 2019

From The42 'I didn't know Warren had a degree in clinical psychology' - Jones defends Sinckler Back And Forth

'I didn't know Warren had a degree in clinical psychology' - Jones defends Sinckler

The Wales boss said that the Harlequins front-row has ‘a few demons to deal with’ after their Six Nations win over England.

From The42 Relive the sensational Josh Adams try which sealed Wales' win over England Nice Finish This post contains videos

Relive the sensational Josh Adams try which sealed Wales' win over England

Gatty’s men produced an impressive second-half performance to overcome their near and dear neighbours.

From The42 Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England History Makers

Gatland hails 'special' Wales players after downing England

Wales made history with a record 12th successive win in Test matches to keep their Grand Slam bid on course.

From The42 Wales derail England's Grand Slam attempt and take over as Six Nations leaders Slam Dunk

Wales derail England's Grand Slam attempt and take over as Six Nations leaders

Warren Gatland’s side bullied their way through 34 phases to force Cory Hill’s match-turning try.

From The42 Schmidt sees 'opportunity' for Wales to do Ireland a favour against England Showdown

Schmidt sees 'opportunity' for Wales to do Ireland a favour against England

A riveting Six Nations clash takes place this evening at Principality Stadium.

# wales - Friday 22 February, 2019

From The42 Man City star returns to Ireland international duty after 16-month ACL injury nightmare Back In Action

Man City star returns to Ireland international duty after 16-month ACL injury nightmare

Campbell has not played for Ireland since rupturing her ACL during a Champions League game for Man City.

# wales - Thursday 21 February, 2019

From The42 Anscombe gets Gatland's out-half nod for Wales' huge clash with England Starting XV

Anscombe gets Gatland's out-half nod for Wales' huge clash with England

The Welsh welcome Eddie Jones’ side to Cardiff on Saturday in a Grand Slam eliminator.

From The42 Exeter Chiefs duo drafted into England XV for Cardiff showdown with Wales Red Rose

Exeter Chiefs duo drafted into England XV for Cardiff showdown with Wales

With Chris Ashton and Mako Vunipola injured, England head coach Eddie Jones has made two changes.

# wales - Friday 15 February, 2019

From The42 Wales won't be fazed by Eddie Jones' mind games, insists Neil Jenkins Tidy

Wales won't be fazed by Eddie Jones' mind games, insists Neil Jenkins

It’s ramping up ahead of the game in Cardiff next weekend.

# wales - Monday 11 February, 2019

From The42 Done deal as Aaron Ramsey agrees to join Juventus next season on four-year contract OFFICIAL

Done deal as Aaron Ramsey agrees to join Juventus next season on four-year contract

The 28-year-old will move to the Serie A champions at the end of this season, his eleventh with the Gunners.

From The42 'We're playing the greatest Welsh side ever. We're going to have to be at our absolute best' Best Of The Best

'We're playing the greatest Welsh side ever. We're going to have to be at our absolute best'

England may be top of the Six Nations table after two bonus-point wins, but Eddie Jones is wary of a Wales team that has won 11 straight.

# wales - Sunday 10 February, 2019

From The42 Gatland warns no-holds barred as Wales target record Edge Of Glory

Gatland warns no-holds barred as Wales target record

Wales have the chance to win 12 consecutive test matches for the first time in their history when they face England on 23 February.

# wales - Thursday 7 February, 2019

From The42 O'Shea makes two changes for Italy's bid to upset much-changed Wales Forza Azzurri

O'Shea makes two changes for Italy's bid to upset much-changed Wales

The Italians will be looking to bounce back from last weekend’s defeat to Scotland in Edinburgh.

From The42 Two Six Nations debutants named in a Welsh side that includes 10 changes Italian Job

Two Six Nations debutants named in a Welsh side that includes 10 changes

Jonathan Davies will captain the Welsh in Saturday’s meeting with Italy in Rome.

# wales - Monday 4 February, 2019

From The42 Chin up, it's The42's Six Nations Team of the Week Chariots Of Fire This post contains videos

Chin up, it's The42's Six Nations Team of the Week

How many Irish players would you have picked for the best XV of round one?

From The42 Slade or something from Stade de France? Pick your favourite try from Six Nations opening weekend Six Of The Best This post contains a poll

# wales - Friday 1 February, 2019

From The42 France squander 16-point half-time lead to suffer Six Nations defeat to Wales Sacre Bleu

France squander 16-point half-time lead to suffer Six Nations defeat to Wales

The Welsh emerged victorious after an extraordinary second-half this evening at Stade de France.

# wales - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

From The42 Ntamack poised for France debut as Bastareaud fails to make bench for Six Nations opener Faith In Youth

Ntamack poised for France debut as Bastareaud fails to make bench for Six Nations opener

The 19-year-old is the youngest player in any of this year’s squads as he prepares to face Wales.

# wales - Friday 25 January, 2019

British investigators probe licence held by pilot of missing Sala flight

Police said the chances of finding the 28-year-old Argentine alive were “extremely remote”.

# wales - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

From The42 Crystal Palace goalkeeper Hennessey charged over alleged Nazi salute Charged

Crystal Palace goalkeeper Hennessey charged over alleged Nazi salute

The goalkeeper was seen holding one hand in the air and the other above his mouth on social media.

From The42 Halfpenny, Davies and Williams set to miss Wales' Six Nations opener with France Tweaks And Valleys

Halfpenny, Davies and Williams set to miss Wales' Six Nations opener with France

Leigh Halfpenny has been all but ruled out of Wales’ first two games in this year’s Six Nations as he recovers from a concussion.

# wales - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Construction on a Welsh nuclear power station 105 km from Ireland is being frozen

Hitachi says it is shelving the project “at this time”.

# wales - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

From The42 Major Six Nations blow for Wales as Faletau fractures his arm Unlucky

Major Six Nations blow for Wales as Faletau fractures his arm

The 28-year-old was making his Bath comeback from another broken forearm.

# wales - Thursday 3 January, 2019

From The42 Halfpenny to see specialist as headaches persist after November concussion Sidelined

Halfpenny to see specialist as headaches persist after November concussion

The Wales fullback was due to return against Cardiff Blues, but is ‘still picking up the odd issue’.

# wales - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

From The42 66-times capped Wales international forced to retire due to shoulder injury Calling Time

66-times capped Wales international forced to retire due to shoulder injury

The Ospreys prop Paul James has opted to finish his playing career and turn his attention to coaching.

# wales - Monday 24 December, 2018

From The42 Poll: Pick your favourite Six Nations try from these 10 Vote Early Vote Often This post contains a poll

Poll: Pick your favourite Six Nations try from these 10

There were plenty of exciting scores during this year’s championship.

# wales - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Welsh steel town forced to install traffic wardens following appearance of Banksy work at car garage

The enigmatic street artist claimed responsibility for the work earlier this week.

# wales - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

From The42 Wales flanker hopeful for World Cup after sustaining serious knee injury Race Against Time

Wales flanker hopeful for World Cup after sustaining serious knee injury

It is feared Ellis Jenkins suffered anterior cruciate ligament damage against the Springboks last weekend.