Sam Warburton

Ken Owens

Australia v Wales: 1st Test preview

IT WILL be Tri-Nations champions versus Six Nations champions when Australia and Wales kick off their three-Test series in Brisbane on Saturday – and it should be an enthralling encounter.…

Scott Williams starts at centre, replacing Jamie Roberts

Warburton returns to lead Wales

WALES HAVE named a side to play Australia in Brisbane this weekend showing four changes from that which sealed a 16-9 victory over France last March to be crowned Champions…


Ten things you didn’t know about Andries Pretorius

CARDIFF BLUES’ South Africa-born back-rower Andries Pretorius qualifies for Wales on residency this summer, but here are a few facts about him you probably don’t know… 1. He’s currently reading…

Ryan Jones

Five things we learnt about Wales: Round Two

By Paul Williams WALES BEAT Scotland 27-13 in Cardiff on Sunday. They’re now two from two in the Six Nations and heading towards a Triple Crown showdown in Twickenham. Let’s…

Warburton to captain Wales

Warburton to captain Wales

Warren Gatland has named his 30-man  squad, and 22-year-old Sam Warburton as Wales captain for next month’s World Cup. Veteran flanker Martyn Williams will not travel to New Zealand, despite captaining…

Sam Warburton try

What you should know about Sam Warburton

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor SAM WARBURTON recently said to me that he was content being a quiet member of the Wales squad, that he wasn’t quite ready…

George North

England 23 Wales 19 – Winners and Losers

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor ENGLAND GOT  off to a winning start in the World Cup warm-up games at Twickenham, tries from James Haskell and Manu Tuilagi coupled…

Happy man: Sam Warburton celebrates lifting the Triple Crown in the 2012 Six Nations

Sam Warburton: Quickfire 10

Wales captain Sam Warburton answers 10 quickfire questions about his life outside rugby, including Domino’s Pizza, Tom Jones and turtles!