Daniel Jervis cut a frustrated figure after the opening session of the World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. The 23-year-old finished 17th in the 400m freestyle heats of which the top eight went straight to Sunday’s final, ruling Jervis out. Alys Thomas also failed to make it through from her events, finishing 24th in the 100m butterfly in 59.24, 1.04secs outside her trials time.
Luke Morgan insists he has no regrets he spent so long in Sevens rugby – even though he’s ripping it up in the full form of the game. Morgan added to his growing reputation with a true predator’s match-winning try for the Ospreys in their festive derby victory over the... Read More
Warren Gatland has told his players to turn up the heat on Scotland’s rookie outside half Adam Hastings when he makes his debut against Wales in the Cardiff cauldron this weekend. While the young Glasgow Warriors No 10 will be hoping to turn back the family clocks 28 years and... Read More
Warren Gatland insists the best is yet to come from Gareth Anscombe after naming him at No.10 for the opening autumn international against Scotland on Saturday. Anscombe has been selected in the absence of the unavailable Dan Biggar, but the Wales coach has suggested the battle between the two contenders for... Read More
Holmes, Watson, Moriarty – this season’s Wales v England game could have a retro fictional feel to it, but Leicester Tigers coach Geordan Murphy believes there’s no fantasy about Jonah Holmes’ breakthrough to international rugby. The Tigers wing – born in Stockport, but able to pull on a red shirt... Read More
Wales new boy Luke Morgan has admitted his switch from Sevens rugby to 15-a-side had exceeded his expectations. The Ospreys wing was one of two uncapped players named in coach Warren Gatland’s squad for the autumn internationals. Leicester Tigers wing Jonah Holmes has made 15 appearances so far this season... Read More
Wales coach Warren Gatland has sprung a surprise by naming two uncapped players – one of them an Englishman – in his 37-man squad for the autumn Test series. Ospreys wing and Wales Sevens' all-time leading points and try scorer Luke Morgan and Leicester Tigers’ Jonah Holmes have both received a... Read More