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Leigh Halfpenny: Scarlets full-back ruled out of Pro14 semi-final at Glasgow

Scarlets full-back Leigh Halfpenny has been ruled out of their Pro14 play-off semi-final against Glasgow on Friday with a torn hamstring.


Leigh Halfpenny ruled out of Scarlets clash against Glasgow due to injury

Leigh Halfpenny will miss the Scarlets' Guinness PRO14 semi-final clash this Friday against Glasgow because of an injury.<p>The Wales and British and …

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Cheetahs knocked out of #PRO14 by Scarlets

LLANELLI, Wales – The Cheetahs lost 43-8 to Scarlets in their PRO14 qualifier match in Llanelli, Wales, on Saturday night. With a place in the …

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Pro14 quarter-finals: Scarlets 43-8 Cheetahs

Scarlets stayed on course to defend their title by beating Cheetahs in Saturday's Pro14 play-off quarter-final in Llanelli.


Scarlets beat Glasgow at home to keep up pressure on Leinster

Scarlets kept up the pressure on Leinster at the top of Conference B with a handsome win against Glasgow.<p>Rhys Patchell was the star of the show with …


Herbie earn vital win over Angle – The Pembrokeshire Herald

By Jonathan Twigg, photos by Darren Harries<p>SUCH a magnificent occasion on Friday (Mar 30), a Quarter Final of the Heinekein European Cup in the depth …


Laugharne too good for Quins

Report by Jon Twigg, photos by Darren Harries<p>SUCH a magnificent occasion on Friday (Mar 30), a Quarter Final of the Heinekein European Cup in the …


Leigh Halfpenny insists Champions Cup semi-final against European big guns holds no fear for the Scarlets

Leigh Halfpenny insists the Scarlets will travel to either Dublin or Coventry brimming with the belief that they can upset the odds and finally reach …


Halfpenny boots Scarlets into European Cup rugby semi-finals

LLANELLI (UNITED KINGDOM) (AFP) -<p>Welsh side Scarlets marched into the last four of the Champions Cup with a 29-17 victory over La Rochelle of France in Llanelli on Friday.<p>Scarlets, playing in the knock out rounds of the competition for the first time since 2007, fielded 11 of the Wales team that …


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Scarlets v La Rochelle team news: Rhys Patchell starts at 10, while French side are hit by double injury blow

Rhys Patchell has held off the challenge of Dan Jones to wear the No. 10 jersey for the Scarlets’ European Champions Cup quarter-final against La …


2018 Six Nations – Jacob Stockdale wins Player of the Tournament

After his record try-scoring exploits helped Ireland to win a Six Nations Grand Slam, Jacob Stockdale has pipped three team-mates to the Player of …

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Aviva Premiership giants reject further claims they're trying to sign Wales star Leigh Halfpenny

Aviva Premiership giants Bath and Gloucester have clarified reports linking one with the arrival of a Lions and Welsh international star and the …


Telegraph readers' Six Nations team of the tournament - who prevents it from being an Ireland XV?

Having claimed the Six Nations title and a Grand Slam, Ireland quite rightly received all the plaudits. So the question became: which players would make it into the Ireland XV?<p>We asked you to vote for your team of the tournament, and here are the results...<p>Full-back: Matteo Minozzi (Italy)<p>Your …

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'We are satisfied with where we are at the moment,' says Wales coach Warren Gatland

Classic Warren Gatland. In congratulating Joe Schmidt’s team on their Grand Slam, the Wales coach still managed to pat Ireland on the back with one hand, while giving a gentle slap on the face with the other.<p>To be fair, Gatland was gracious in his praise of the NatWest Six Nations champions, …

Rugby Union

Wales hold off France

Wales withstood a second-half onslaught to beat France 14-13 at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday, writes <b>MARIETTE ADAMS</b>.

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Sport<p>Gareth Bale will hold talks with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez as early as next week as he is eager to make a decision on his …

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Warren Gatland: Pressure is all on England, they have to win

Warren Gatland has warned Eddie Jones and England that they must beat Ireland or face the prospect of enduring their worst run in more than a decade.<p>Gatland refused to become embroiled in the controversy which blew up with the emergence of video featuring Jones calling Wales “a little s--- place” …

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Wales opt for tried and trusted for clash against France as Liam Williams retains place

Warren Gatland has gone with the tried and trusted for Wales' match against France on Saturday, with Liam Williams keeping his place in the starting XV despite the coach's criticisms of the Lions flyer.<p>Williams never reappeared after being sinbinned against Italy last weekend and with Gatland …

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Six Nations 2018: Dan Biggar back for Wales against France

<b>Dan Biggar is back at fly-half as one of seven Wales changes to face France as the 2018 Six Nations ends in Cardiff on Saturday.</b><p>The Ospreys number 10 replaces Gareth Anscombe, who drops to the bench.<p>Open-side Josh Navidi, prop Rob Evans and hooker Ken Owens also return, as does lock and captain …

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Bevan and Joyce return for Principality Stadium clash

DAFEN were big winners in Division 1 of the South Wales Cricket Association League as they scored over 300 runs for the second weekend running.<p>They …


Bevan and Joyce return for Principality Stadium clash – The Pembrokeshire Herald

ON Saturday (Jun 2), in Division 1 of the Pembroke County Cricket League, there was a surprise result as Lawrenny beat leaders Neyland.<p>Lawrenny were …


Loveridge earns win for Reds

DAFEN were big winners in Division 1 of the South Wales Cricket Association League as they scored over 300 runs for the second weekend running.<p>They …


Six Nations 2018: Who are the most dominant players in the stats that matter?

Now over the halfway stage of the of the 2018 NatWest Six Nations, we check in to see which players are topping the respective statistical categories.<p>Points<p><b>Overall -</b> Leigh Halfpenny (36) <b><br>Round 3 -</b> Maxime Machenaud (17)<p>Leigh Halfpenny leads the way narrowly ahead of Maxime Machenaud after three …

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Six Nations: Huge shock as Scotland beats England at Murrayfield

<b>(CNN) —</b> An inspired Scotland hustled and harried two-time reigning Six Nations champion England to pull off a shock 25-13 victory at Murrayfield Saturday.<p>Three first half tries, including a double from Huw Jones, laid the foundations for a famous Scottish victory, its first over England since 2008, …

Jacob Stockdale

Nuemann set to make first start for Wales

AMMANFORD were dished out a comprehensive hammering at newly promoted St Fagans on Saturday (May 12) in Division 1 of the South Wales Premier …


Wales recall Leigh Halfpenny and Dan Biggar for Ireland clash

Warren Gatland has called on his Wales team to use their experience to deal with an expected aerial assault from Ireland in Dublin on Saturday.<p>Wales have made three changes from the side that lost 12-6 at Twickenham in the last round, with each one aimed at adding to their kicking game in defence …

Rugby Union

Merlins Bridge and Clarbeston Road set for Senior Cup semi-final – The Pembrokeshire Herald

Millers hold their nerve to send Neyland through<p>HARRISON ALLEN Bowl Champions Neyland made it through to the quarter finals of the competition after …


Lions trio back for Wales

The inclusion of Leigh Halfpenny, Liam Williams and Dan Biggar are the only changes to Wales’ starting XV for Saturday’s Six Nations Test against …

South African Rugby

Six Nations 2018: Wales recall Dan Biggar, Leigh Halfpenny and Liam Williams but Taulupe Faletau unavailable

Warren Gatland has recalled Dan Biggar at the earliest opportunity after the Wales fly-half was declared fit for this Saturday’s Six Nations clash …

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