Category Archives: Wales

Post Six Nations: Lions XV

I still don’t think that everyone in Wales has recovered from Saturday night to be honest. What a weekend it was. The Decider. Wales v England. And the game certainly lived up to its expectation. I was lucky enough to … Continue reading

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Rhys Priestland speaks about his achilles injury with Sean Holley

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Wales v Ireland: The Welsh Team

It looks as if the Welsh team for Saturday’s Six Nations game against Ireland has been leaked. The team seems to be doing the rounds on Twitter and blogs such as Gwlad Rugby.  The Western Mail have now run the … Continue reading

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Lions Greats: Carwyn James

On this day (10th of January) in 1983, one of the greatest coaches in Rugby Union, Carwyn James died aged fifty-three. Carwyn James was the Lions coach on the famous 1971 tour to New Zealand, the first test series win … Continue reading

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The Lions Tour of 1974 – ‘The Invincibles’

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/50598224″>Behind the Lions: The 1974 Invincibles</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/polarispublishing”>Polaris Publishing Ltd</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> This was the team that toured despite objections from the people of England, Ireland, Scotland & Wales because of the apartheid in South Africa. They … Continue reading

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A potential Wallaby to face the Lions: Israel Folau

Israel Folau has signed this week for the New South Wales Waratahs. The 23 year old makes the transition to Rugby Union not from Rugby League, as has become common for Rugby Union players, but from Australian Rules Football. Although … Continue reading

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Australia’s Farewell to Nathan Sharpe

G’day. This week there is a change to the blog. Rather than it being British based and looking at the Welsh campaign in the Autumn Internationals, this week, we’ll look at Australia – the team the Lions will play next … Continue reading

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Welcome back Warren Gatland!!

Welcome back Warren Gatland – and please prove to us Welsh supporters, that it’s all been Rob Howley’s fault! As Alfie and Jiffy, (they sound like a Welsh Laurel and Hardy don’t they!) aka Gareth Thomas and Jonathan Davies said … Continue reading

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Wales V New Zealand – Team Prediction

We’re expecting the Wales team to play New Zealand imminently – so I thought I’d predict what the team will be: 15. Leigh Halfpenny 14. Alex Cuthbert 13. Jamie Roberts 12. Jonathan Davies (How much have we missed him!) 11. George … Continue reading

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