Monthly Archives: September 2015

Wales make three changes for World Cup clash with Fiji

Taulupe Faletau and Dan Lydiate will win their 50th Wales caps on Thursday after being named in a side that contains three changes from the XV that beat England on Saturday at Twickenham.

Matthew Morgan, Alex Cuthbert and Tyler Morgan all come into the side as Wales look to record their third successive Rugby World Cup victory.

Fifteen […]

Wales team to take on England at Twickenham

Wales prop Gethin Jenkins will play in his fourth Rugby World Cup on Saturday after being named in Wales’ starting line-up to face England in their Pool A clash this weekend at Twickenham.

Jenkins will make his 16th appearance in the game’s showpiece tournament and will line-up alongside Scott Baldwin and Tomas Francis in the front-row. Bradley Davies […]

September 24th, 2015|Cardiff Blues, Press Release, PRW News, WRU|0 Comments

Two world sports events welcomed to Wales this autumn

The Welsh nation stars on the world stage as it plays host to two major global sporting events this autumn, with the first – the Rugby World Cup 2015 – already underway and the second – Wales Rally GB – revving up for November.

Following hot on the heels of the Rugby World Cup will be Wales’ […]

September 23rd, 2015|Cardiff Blues, PRW News, Scarlets, Welsh Regions, WRU|0 Comments

BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park hosts warm welcome to World Cup fans

Tens of thousands descended on the home of the Cardiff Blues at the Rugby World Cup opening weekend to make it an unforgettable start in the Welsh capital.

The Rugby World Cup enjoyed a fantastic opening weekend as fans flocked to Official Fanzones up and down the country to watch the action unfold.

BT Sport Cardiff Arms […]

September 23rd, 2015|Cardiff Blues, PRW News, Welsh Regions, WRU|0 Comments

Rugby World Cup excitement builds as Wales name team to test Uruguay

A total of 17 players from Wales’ Pro Rugby teams feature in the Wales squad this Sunday for the opening 2015 Rugby World Cup tie against Uruguay on Sunday at the Millennium Stadium. (Kick-off 14:30).

Wales welcome back Scarlets duo Liam Williams and Samson Lee to the international stage as the West Wales pair return from injury to […]

Guinness PRO12 final tickets now on sale!

Support Pro Rugby Wales’ four teams in their campaign to win a place at this season’s showcase PRO12 final to be held at BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh on Saturday May 28th 2016.
Tickets for the GUINNESS PRO12 2016 Final are now on public sale at www.scottishrugby.org or by calling +44 (0) 844 847 2357. Be part of the big […]

BT Sport Arena unveiled at Parc y Scarlets

Welsh Pro Rugby’s most successful rugby supporters hub – the popular 2,000 capacity indoor arena at Parc y Scarlets in Llanelli has been renamed the BT Sport Arena ahead of the new season.

As part of its growing support and investment into club rugby and three-year partnership with the four Welsh pro rugby teams, BT Sport […]

September 11th, 2015|PRW News, Scarlets, Scarlets News, Welsh Regions|0 Comments

Ospreys to remember Jerry Collins at Sunday’s game at Liberty Stadium

Ospreys Rugby will honour the memory of former player Jerry Collins at the first home game of the new season, against Munster at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday 13th September (KO 2.30pm).

‘JC’ died in tragic circumstances, along with his wife Alana, following a road traffic accident in France at the start of June. The couple’s […]

September 11th, 2015|Ospreys, PRW News, Welsh Regions|0 Comments

Big Welsh weekend of PRO12 rugby action with trio of home games

Rugby supporters in Wales will have a feast of rugby to enjoy as three of Wales’ pro teams host their opening home games of the season in the Guinness PRO12.

Newport Gwent Dragons kick off the action-packed rugby weekend at Rodney Parade on Friday evening (KO 7.05pm) with a visit from Zebre Rugby, while the Scarlets […]

WALES’ PRO RUGBY TEAMS GET COMPETITIVE LEAGUE ACTION UNDERWAY

The thrills of Guinness PRO12 competition return this weekend, with our four Welsh teams facing big games in round one as the competition that brings you 4 nations action every weekend gets underway.

One of the big-billing fixtures of the weekend sees the Ospreys take on Ulster as the two play-off qualifiers from last season face […]