Wales

Ospreys v Benetton Rugby Treviso - Guinness Pro 12

Guinness PRO12 player analysis: Dan Baker, Ospreys

September and October are two vital months for budding internationals on these shores. With encounters against southern hemisphere opposition on the horizon, it is a pivotal time to perform. Beginning…

Shoulder to shoulder: The Regions have produced over 100 players for Wales

Wales: Regional Rugby infographic

Regional Rugby has had its ups and downs since their formation in 2003/04 season, but there is no doubt they have contributed hugely to a sustained period of success at…

Fire starter: Will James Hook be able to kickstart a Gloucester resurgence?

Start of season talking points

Gloucester to pack a punch Gloucester simply weren’t at the races last season, with a porous defence leaking 60 tries and finishing a lowly ninth. It served to be the…

The bringer of peace? WRU Chief Exec Roger Lewis speaks about peace outside the Millennium Stadium

Wales rugby: Five things we learned in August

Welsh rugby gets its house in order The Welsh language was removed from the list of endangered languages in July. Until August, it looked as though Welsh rugby may have…

The War of the Daffodils os over: Now it's time to focus on the business of rugby in Wales

Wales: WRU and RRW are finally in agreement!

The War of the Daffodils was brought to an end with the signing of the Rugby Services Agreement (RSA). The new agreement brings to an end a highly damaging period…

Sign on the dotted line: Sam Warburton will be free to play rugby again after a peace deal was signed

Wales peace deal signed

Such has been the acrimony in between the WRU and RRW (Regional Rugby Wales) that there was no joint press conference for the cameras as both sides went their separate…

Wales rugby: Five things we learnt – July

Quality imports continue at Cardiff Blues Gareth Anscombe has finally been confirmed as a Cardiff Blues player. It’s another astute signing for the Blues and adds to the already promising…