Monthly Archives: April 2017

Congratulations to 12 Welsh players selected for Lions squad

WARREN GATLAND has unveiled the 41-man squad for the 2017 British & Irish Lions Tour to New Zealand.

Sam Warburton of Cardiff Blues and Wales will lead the Lions for a second consecutive Tour, an honour only ever achieved once before by Martin Johnson in 1997 and 2001. Warburton will be supported by a number of former Lions with 2 […]

April 19th, 2017|Press Release, PRW News, Welsh Regions|0 Comments

Teams for the big Welsh double derby

The stage is set at the Principality Stadium for another big rugby occasion with stars from all four professional teams in Wales ready for key battles in the big Welsh double derby – as Cardiff Blues take on the Ospreys followed by Newport Gwent Dragons against the Scarlets on Saturday (KOs 2.45pm & 5.15pm).

Judgement Day […]

April 14th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, PRW News, Scarlets, WRU|0 Comments

Excitement builds for Judgement Day V

It’s expected to be another 60,000+ crowd – and this year the thousands of Judgement Day supporters will be able to buy bespoke programmes relating to the team of their choice at the Principality Stadium on Saturday with organisers taking the unique step of printing four different covers.

Gareth Anscombe, Rhys Webb, Tyler Morgan and Jake […]

Judgement Day V creating a buzz for all

Pictured: (LtoR) Cory Hill (Newport Gwent Dragons), Gethin Jenkins (Cardiff Blues), Sam Underhill (Ospreys) and Johnny McNicoll (Scarlets) at Principality Stadium with the Guinness PRO12 trophy

It’s all go in the Guinness PRO12 this weekend with so much to play for – but with just over a week to go until the big Welsh double derby […]

April 7th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, PRW News, Scarlets|0 Comments

Positive play in the Guinness PRO12

With the defining rounds of the season approaching the Guinness PRO12 leads the way in positive play and entertaining rugby. The Guinness PRO12 is on pace to break its own try-scoring records which is a result of games in the Championship consistently ranking highly in positive play statistics.

When compared to the other major domestic competitions in […]

April 7th, 2017|PRW News|0 Comments

Thrilling weekend of PRO12 action for Welsh teams

The Guinness PRO12 Championship resumes with just four rounds remaining in the hunt for glory. All four pro teams in Wales are in action – two at home Scarlets v Treviso and Ospreys v Leinster on Saturday – with six PRO12 clubs chasing hard to take part in the Final Series and teams also looking […]

Judgement Day V battle lines drawn

A host of Cardiff Blues, Ospreys, Scarlets and Newport Gwent Dragons stars have filmed a head-to-head ‘skills game’ for bragging rights ahead of Judgement Day V action with broadcast partners BBC Wales Scrum V and S4C’s Clwb Rygbi.
Scarlets pair Jonathan Davies and Hadleigh Parkes finished at either end of the overall scoreboard when they took on Cory Hill […]

April 4th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, PRW News, Scarlets, WRU|0 Comments