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‘We Are Targeting A Bonus Point’ – Wales Scrum Half Sets Stall Out Ahead Of Ireland Clash

Wales take on Ireland in an eagerly anticipated NatWest 6 Nations clash on Saturday as Joe Schmidt’s side look to keep their Grand Slam aspirations alive. While the Welsh opened their campaign with an impressive win over a fancied Scotland side, the fell just short in a controversial 12-6 defeat at Twickenham last time out. However, despite not being able …

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Warren Gatland Has Blunt Response When Asked If Ireland Are The Best Team In Six Nations

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 10: Warren Gatland coach of Wales before the NatWest Six Nations match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on February 10, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Lynne Cameron/Getty Images)

Warren Gatland didn’t mince his words… Wales head for Dublin this weekend to take on Ireland in the third round of the Six Nations. The Welsh have exceeded expectations thus far in the championship given the injury crisis, as they hammered Scotland and can justifiably feel aggrieved after being denied victory in Twickenham. Given their impressive recent record against Ireland, …

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Wales Boosted As Three Lions Declared Fit For Ireland Showdown

Toby Faletau

Wales head to Dublin this weekend, aiming to get their Six Nations campaign back on track after a loss against England in Twickenham. Warren Gatland’s side picked up an opening-day win over Scotland despite a host of injuries, and a win over Ireland would propel them right back into the title conversation. The Welsh will be boosted even further this …

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Warren Gatland Names Wales XV For Mammoth England Tie

Wales rocketed themselves into the Six Nations title conversation with a bonus point win over Scotland at the weekend. Depleted by injuries, Warren Gatland’s side weren’t fancied by many last week. However, they blitzed the visiting Scots, and killed off the game early to secure a bonus point victory. However, the next two games will either make or break the …

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This ‘Injured Six Nations XV’ Which Would Challenge Any Team

With the Six Nations fast approaching, the various coaches are eager to enter the first game week with their full complement of stars. However, such is the bruising nature of modern professional rugby, this is rarely the case. Joe Schmidt and Ireland can be happy with their relatively low injury count, with only Sean O’Brien, Garry Ringrose and Jared Payne …

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Fixtures And Dates For Ireland’s UEFA Nations League Matches Announced

Ireland’s next competitive football ties come against Wales and Denmark, after the Boys in Green were thrown in against the familiar foes in today’s UEFA Nations League draw. Martin O’Neill now has a run of friendlies to get his team in shape ahead of the competition, with the opening fixture taking place in Cardiff. New Wales manager Ryan Giggs will be eager …

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