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!

Gavin Henson

The Gavin Henson Verdict

By Sarah Mockford, Rugby World Features Editor GAVIN HENSON made his long-awaited return to Test rugby against the Barbarians on Saturday afternoon. He’d been out of the international arena for…

Barbarians team to face Wales

Barbarians team to face Wales

Italy and Stade Français back-rower Sergio Parisse will lead the Barbarians for a second successive week when they take on Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday. Winger Paul Sackey,…

Balshaw backs Williams to shine v Wales

Balshaw backs Williams to shine v Wales

Martyn Williams will line-up against his home country for the first time in his illustrious career when he takes to the field for the Barbarians at the Millennium Stadium on…

Gatland gives Wales a licence to thrill

Gatland gives Wales a licence to thrill

Wales coach Warren Gatland has declared his players will be given a licence to thrill against the Barbarians their first World Cup warm-up match at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday…

Wales had a disappointing Six Nations campaign

Wales need to be more ambitious – Robert Jones

THE SIX Nations was disappointing for Wales and, looking ahead to the World Cup, I’m not optimistic. Before the Six Nations we’d probably have been happy with three wins out…


George North – The Tenacious Teen

Perhaps it’s youthful exuberance or it could simply be the excitement of a whirlwind first six months as a professional rugby player. Either way George North is a refreshing interviewee.…

Welsh U20 centre Matthew Morgan

Biggest test yet for Wales U20 squad

WALES UNDER 20 head coach Darren Edwards has made five changes to the side that drew 26-26 with Ireland last Friday ahead of his side’s final Six Nations game, against…

Wales v Ireland

Gatland praises battle-hardened Wales

Wales coach Warren Gatland said his team had become “battle-hardened” thanks to facing the big three from the southern hemisphere on a regular basis. Wales have played South Africa twice,…