Monthly Archives: August 2017

Popular Anglo Welsh rivalries return to Wales this November

The fixtures for this season’s Anglo-Welsh Cup campaign have been unveiled by Premiership Rugby with some great contests for supporters to look forward to throughout November (rounds 1 & 2) – returning in January and February 2018 for rounds 3 & 4 with the final set for March 17th 2018.

Scarlets

Scarlets have been drawn in to […]

Time to back your team as new PRO14 contests set to thrill

The new Guinness PRO14 season kicks off with a thrilling all Welsh opening weekend on September 1st – with FOUR home fixtures for the Welsh pro teams and Champions Scarlets hosting a historic first fixture on Welsh soil for South Africa’s new arrivals Southern Kings.

With 10 of the popular and successful Welsh derbies still at […]

Fixtures announced for new look PRO14

With the start of Guinness PRO14 season just around the corner, the first fixture list for the newly expanded Championship has been announced – with a big opening Welsh weekend as all four of Wales’ pro teams kick off their campaigns at home.

Fixtures can be found here

The highly-anticipated fixture announcement follows the announcement that the […]

August 8th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, Scarlets|0 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny moves back to Wales with Scarlets

Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny has committed his future to pro rugby in Wales by signing a three year National Dual Contract with the WRU and Scarlets.

The 28-year-old returns to Wales after a three-year spell with France giants Toulon and a third tour with the British & Irish Lions.

“I’m delighted to be coming back to […]

August 3rd, 2017|PRW News, Scarlets, WRU|0 Comments

Guinness PRO14 Welcomes Toyota Cheetahs & Southern Kings

Guinness PRO14 Welcomes Toyota Cheetahs & Southern Kings!

 

Celtic Rugby and the South African Rugby Union have today confirmed that the Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings will join an expanded Guinness PRO14 tournament in time for the upcoming 2017/18 season.

A long-term strategic agreement has been signed by both parties which will allow the participation of […]

August 1st, 2017|PRW News|0 Comments