Warburton became the first to agree a deal with the Welsh Rugby Union that will keep him playing for the Cardiff Blues
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Sunday 30 January 2011
Monday 24 January 2011
Martyn Williams, the 98-cap veteran of the Wales pack whose intelligent back-row performances earned him three Lions tours and established him as one of the most effective flankers in international rugby as well as one of the most popular, was last night dropped from the Red Dragon squad for the Six Nations Championship. The 35-year-old Cardiff Blues forward, who learned last week that he would not be offered a new club contract at the end of the season, has lost out to the fast-emerging Scarlets breakaway Josh Turnbull.
Thursday 20 January 2011
Ospreys prop Adam Jones has been confirmed as the latest major injury casualty ahead of Wales' RBS 6 Nations Championship campaign.
Monday 17 January 2011
Monday 03 January 2011
Ulster coach Brian McLaughlin expressed his "pride" in his team after they were beaten 35-10 by Munster at Thomand Park on Saturday, with the hosts stretching their lead at the top of the table to nine points with this bonus-point victory.
Saturday 01 January 2011
Richie Rees helped Cardiff Blues hold off a late recovery by Ospreys to clinch a 27-25 Magners League victory yesterday, but the scrum-half's day was tarnished by being called to a disciplinary hearing in Dublin in the wake of his citing after the Blues' Heineken Cup defeat by Northampton last month.
Monday 20 December 2010
Sunday 19 December 2010
Monday 06 December 2010
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Monday 06 December 2010
Sunday 28 November 2010
Saturday 27 November 2010
The form book may insist otherwise but Lee Byrne believes Wales, for all their recent struggles, can inflict a rare defeat on New Zealand this evening and deny the All Blacks a seemingly inevitable Grand Slam.
Friday 19 November 2010
The last time Wales played Fiji an outrageous 38-34 upset cost Gareth Jenkins his job and led to Warren Gatland's return to the international stage. For obvious reasons, the latter is determined there will be no re-enactments at the Millennium Stadium this evening.
Wednesday 17 November 2010
Warren Gatland all but confirmed yesterday that Wales are resigned to going into their opening Six Nations match against England without their record try-scorer Shane Williams.
Monday 15 November 2010
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