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Monday Night’s Premier League Fixture 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Monday Night’s Premier League Fixture 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰

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Welsh Rugby Union | Wales & Regions | Dragons lose out in Glasgow 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿🏉📰
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Welsh Rugby Union | Wales & Regions | Dragons lose out in Glasgow 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿🏉📰
Rhodri Williams grabbed two tries, but the Dragons still went down 34-19 at Scotstoun against a Glasgow Warriors side that moved into third place in Conference A with a bonus point win. Acting skipper Williams gave the visitors the perfect start with an interception try in the opening minute. That forced Glasgow to dig deep and they led 17-7 at the break thanks to tries from Tim Swinson and the first of a brace from hooker Grant Stewart. Sam Davies made a brilliant break to pave the way for his half-back partner Williams’ second try and the Dragons did well
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Six Nations Rugby | Bono and O’Connell visit Ireland camp ahead of England clash 🏉📰
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Six Nations Rugby | Bono and O’Connell visit Ireland camp ahead of England clash 🏉📰
Bono meets up with Ireland squad Former captain Paul O’Connell is also with Ireland this week Andy Farrell’s side are looking to make it three wins from three against England With two wins from two, Ireland could not have hoped for much more from their start to the Guinness Six Nations. TAGS Ireland Main News RELATED NEWS LIVE: Kick-off approaches at Twickenham Preview: England v Ireland Jamie Heaslip: My Greatest XV And ahead of a potentially pivotal trip to Twickenham to take on England, Andy Farrell’s side have been preparing with a visit from Irish pop royalty. None other than
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And now King of the World 👑 🌍
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on And now King of the World 👑 🌍
Tyson Fury produced the most destructive performance of his boxing life to end Deontay Wilder’s five-year reign as WBC heavyweight world champion in seven thrilling rounds of their Las Vegas rematch. The Briton, 31, pummelled his rival in a way few could have imagined following their 2018 draw, flooring him in the third and fifth rounds while constantly backing up the most-feared puncher in the division in a way no-one has done before. A jab and right hand – the combination with which Wilder has wiped men out repeatedly – sent the American down in the third, stunning the MGM
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Today’s Premier League Fixtures 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Today’s Premier League Fixtures 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
Here’s the fixtures and kick off times for today’s Premier League matches:
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Six Nations RESULTS: France see off Wales to keep Grand Slam hopes alive, Scotland cruise to victory against minnows Italy 🏉📰
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Six Nations RESULTS: France see off Wales to keep Grand Slam hopes alive, Scotland cruise to victory against minnows Italy 🏉📰
Six Nations RESULTS: France see off Wales to keep Grand Slam hopes alive, Scotland cruise to victory against minnows Italy Shaun Edwards was given a Cardiff return to remember as France stayed on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam as they got the better of Wales with a 27-23 win. Former Wales defence coach Edwards, who is now performing the same role with France, looked on as his team ran in tries from full-back Anthony Bouthier, lock Paul Willemse and fly-half Romain Ntamack.France are looking more and more like Grand Slam winnersNtamack added three conversions and two penalties for
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Six Nations 2020: Lawes sports spectacular shiner and stitches ahead of England’s huge Ireland clash
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Six Nations 2020: Lawes sports spectacular shiner and stitches ahead of England’s huge Ireland clash
Six Nations 2020: Lawes sports spectacular shiner and stitches ahead of England’s huge Ireland clash COURTNEY LAWES denied that he had already been scrapping ahead of tomorrow’s massive fight with Ireland.The England lock turned flanker is nursing a massive black eye and needed stitches after a clash in training on Thursday. Courtney Lawes has been sporting an impressive shiner but will be keeping an eye on Ireland in the massive Six Nations testEngland face Grand Slam-chasing Ireland in the Six Nations, hoping to light up Twickenham for the first time since reaching the World Cup final.Tough-tackling Lawes equals legendary World
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Deontay Wilder disappointed corner threw in towel against Tyson Fury
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Deontay Wilder disappointed corner threw in towel against Tyson Fury
Deontay Wilder disappointed corner threw in towel against Tyson Fury Wilder was knocked down twice by Fury (Picture: Getty)Deontay Wilder wished his corner had not thrown in the towel against Tyson Fury. The Brit dethroned Wilder in devastating fashion to become the new WBC champion and stake his claim as the world’s best heavyweight.Wilder suffered a burst ear drum under a barrage of punches and the American admitted he was disappointed his corner pulled him out of the fight.‘I’m doing good. Things like this happen,’ Wilder said.‘The best man won tonight, but my corner threw in the towel and I
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Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in magnificent performance in Las Vegas 🥊📰
February 23, 2020 | Comments Off on Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in magnificent performance in Las Vegas 🥊📰
Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in magnificent performance in Las Vegas Fury knocked out the most feared puncher in the division (Picture: Getty)Tyson Fury is the new WBC champion after a stunning performance against Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas.Wilder peeled himself off the canvas twice before Fury eventually stopped his rival in the seventh round.Fury had promised to go after his opponent after a draw in their first fight 14 months ago and the British heavyweight made good on his promise. Almost no one except Fury’s team predicted he would be the aggressor, but the unified champion was all over
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Deontay Wilder sends message to Anthony Joshua over unification fight hours before Tyson Fury rematch
February 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Deontay Wilder sends message to Anthony Joshua over unification fight hours before Tyson Fury rematch
Deontay Wilder sends message to Anthony Joshua over unification fight hours before Tyson Fury rematch Wilder is fed up with Joshua (Picture: Getty) Deontay Wilder hit out at Anthony Joshua on the eve of his showdown with Tyson Fury in Las Vegas.The WBC champion’s highly anticipated rematch with Fury is being billed as the unofficial clash to become the No.1 heavyweight in the division. Joshua has insisted he wants to make an offer to the winner to stage an undisputed unification fight before the end of the year, but Wilder slammed his British rival for ducking him.‘Stop running from AJ?
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Rugby News 🏉📰
February 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Rugby News 🏉📰
Rugby News 🏉📰 Rugby News 🏉📰 — Read on mikearmstrong.me/rugby-news-🏉📰/
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Celtic team revealed for Kilmarnock clash while Hoops waits for Scott Brown
February 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Celtic team revealed for Kilmarnock clash while Hoops waits for Scott Brown
Celtic team revealed for Kilmarnock clash while Hoops waits for Scott Brown Celtic will wait to see if Scott Brown is fit enough to play in Sunday’s Premiership clash with Kilmarnock. The veteran midfielder came out with a calf injury in the second half of Celtic’s 1-1 draw in the Europa League with FC Copenhagen in Denmark on Thursday and will be assessed. Lennon hopes that Leigh Griffiths and Greg Taylor will return after losing the European game with a knee and hamstring blow respectively, while Hatem Abd Elhamed (groin) and striker Mikey Johnston (knee) remain out. Rory McKenzie is
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Six Nations 2020: Wales v France preview, team news & key stats – BBC Sport
February 22, 2020 | Comments Off on Six Nations 2020: Wales v France preview, team news & key stats – BBC Sport
Six Nations 2020: Wales v France preview, team news & key stats – With fly-half Dan Biggar fit to start, Wales have made two changes to their starting XV for Saturday’s game against unbeaten Six Nations leaders France. Gareth Davies and Ross Moriarty come into the side to replace Tomos Williams and Aaron Wainwright respectively. Virimi Vakatawa is the only fresh face in the France line-up. The centre has recovered from a triceps injury and replaces Vincent Rattez, who suffered a broken fibula against Italy, with Gael Fickou switching to the wing. Biggar has come through his latest concussion protocols
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Five changes for Cardiff Blues in bid to bounce back from being nil’d
February 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Five changes for Cardiff Blues in bid to bounce back from being nil’d
Five changes for Cardiff Blues in bid to bounce back from being nil’d John Mulvihill has made five changes to the Cardiff Blues team that lost 29-0 to Connacht last week as a return to winning ways is sought against Benetton at the Arms Park on Sunday, 5.15pm kick-off. One of the changes is an enforced one as Rey Lee-Lo has been ruled out with a head injury, with Ben Thomas taking his place in midfield. Garyn Smith moves from inside to outside centre to accommodate the change. The others are all tactical as Scott Andrews and Dmitri Arhip trade
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Rugby News 🏉📰
February 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Rugby News 🏉📰
Manu Tuilagi and Ben Youngs are set to return to England’s starting XV for Sunday’s pivotal Six Nations showdown with Ireland at Twickenham, according to reports. The Leicester pair are expected to take over from outside centre Jonathan Joseph and scrum-half Willi Heinz when head coach Eddie Jones names his side late on Friday morning. Tuilagi is likely to be included in the wider midfield channel, rather than at inside centre, even though Henry Slade is back in selection contention after injury. That means George Ford and Owen Farrell will continue their 10-12 alliance despite the physical threat posed by
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Introbiz Breakfast Networking Event in Cardiff, with Jonathan Davies 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼📰
February 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Introbiz Breakfast Networking Event in Cardiff, with Jonathan Davies 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼📰
  Introbiz are delighted to share their latest Introbiz Expo news, where they will have all brand new top entrepreneurs and sporting legends speaking on stage in Wales’ Biggest Business Expo. Their latest Introbiz Expo News day; “It gives us great pleasure to announce that we wilk have Welsh Rugby Legend and TV Personality Jonathan “Jiffy” Davies and MC Rugby Legend Sean Holley to open Wales National Business Exhibition 2020 at the sit down Networking Breakfast Event prior to the Expo, at Cardiff City FC Stadium on Thursday 12th November from 7.am-10am. What else can you expect from the networking
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WRU pledge £100,000 for rugby clubs devastated by Storm Dennis as collection planned for Wales Six Nations match 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼🏉📰
February 21, 2020 | Comments Off on WRU pledge £100,000 for rugby clubs devastated by Storm Dennis as collection planned for Wales Six Nations match 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼🏉📰
The WRU have drawn up an action plan to support rugby clubs around Wales affected by Storm Dennis, setting the ball rolling with a £100,000 fighting fund. A number of clubs were seriously affected by flooding caused by the storm, including the likes of Bedwas, Blackwood, Cross Keys, Rumney and Newport HSOB. There have been dramatic images of the extent of the damage, both with flooded pitches and wrecked clubhouses. — Read on www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/wru-pledge-100000-rugby-clubs-17783547  
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Tyson Fury confirms he sustained injury at start of training camp ahead of Deontay Wilder rematch 🥊📰
February 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Tyson Fury confirms he sustained injury at start of training camp ahead of Deontay Wilder rematch 🥊📰
Tyson Fury V Deontay Wilder update… Tyson Fury confirms he sustained injury at start of training camp ahead of Deontay Wilder rematch The Gypsy King is adamant his leg problems will not affect him on Saturday night. Tyson Fury has confirmed that he did suffer an injury at the start of his training camp ahead of facing Deontay Wilder but insists it will not impact him on fight night. The Gypsy King takes on WBC heavyweight champion Wilder at the MGM Grand on Saturday night in Las Vegas, though the build-up has been plagued by rumours of issues in Fury’s
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Jurgen Klopp review of last nights 1-0 loss away to Atletico Madrid 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
February 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Jurgen Klopp review of last nights 1-0 loss away to Atletico Madrid 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
Jurgen Klopp says he deserved his yellow card from referee Szymon Marciniak – but claimed the Polish official found it difficult to cope as Liverpool were beaten by Atletico Madrid on Tuesday. The referee cautioned Klopp in the second half as the Reds boss grew frustrated with what he deemed to be histrionics and play-acting from several Atletico players in their 1-0 win over the European champions at the Wanda Metropolitano. For more on this story or other news, please follow the link.
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Legendary cutman Stitch Duran reveals promise to Tyson Fury ahead of Deontay Wilder fight
February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Legendary cutman Stitch Duran reveals promise to Tyson Fury ahead of Deontay Wilder fight
Legendary cutman Stitch Duran reveals promise to Tyson Fury ahead of Deontay Wilder fight Legendary cutman Stitch Duran reveals promise to Tyson Fury ahead of Deontay Wilder fight — Read on metro.co.uk/2020/02/18/cutman-stitch-duran-tyson-fury-deontay-wilder-12263109/
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Atletico Madrid v Liverpool Team News ⚽️📰
February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Atletico Madrid v Liverpool Team News ⚽️📰
Atletico Madrid v Liverpool Team News Line-ups Atl Madrid 13Oblak 24Vrsaljko 18Felipe 15Savic 12Lodi dos Santos 8Saúl 6Koke 5Partey 11Lemar 9Morata 10Correa Substitutes 1Adán 2Giménez 14Llorente 19Diego Costa 20Machín Pérez 21Carrasco 22Hermoso Liverpool 1Alisson 66Alexander-Arnold 12Gomez 4van Dijk 26Robertson 14Henderson 3Fabinho 5Wijnaldum 11Salah 9Firmino 10Mané Substitutes 7Milner 8Keita 13Adrián 15Oxlade-Chamberlain 18Minamino 27Origi 32Matip Referee: Szymon Marciniak — Read on www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/51533273
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Champions League: What to look out for in the knockout stages ⚽️📰
February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Champions League: What to look out for in the knockout stages ⚽️📰
Champions League: What to look out for in the knockout stages – The Champions League group stages did not disappoint with a record 308 goals scored – and Europe’s elite club competition returns with the start of the knockout stages. All four English teams – holders Liverpool, runners-up Tottenham, Chelsea and Manchester City – progressed to the last 16, with last season’s finalists both in action this week. Paris St-Germain against Borussia Dortmund has been described as “the tie of the round”, so will this finally be the French side’s year? And can Dortmund’s teenage star Erling Braut Haaland continue
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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss tells friends he intends to stay at club despite Champions League ban – 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss tells friends he intends to stay at club despite Champions League ban – 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss tells friends he intends to stay at club despite Champions League ban – Pep Guardiola has told friends he intends to stay at Manchester City despite the club’s two-year ban from the Champions League. Unless City overturn the ban imposed by Uefa on Friday, they will not compete in European football until 2022 after this season. Guardiola’s contract is due to expire in 2021. He is expected to speak about the subject for the first time on Wednesday. His contract does have a break clause at the end of this season and it was anticipated he would
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Champions League prize money 2019/20: How much can every team earn? ⚽️ 💼 💶 📰
February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on Champions League prize money 2019/20: How much can every team earn? ⚽️ 💼 💶 📰
Champions League prize money 2019/20: How much can every team earn? Champions League prize money 2019/20 Prize money accumulates as the rounds progress Reaching the group stages: £12.4m Reaching the round of 16: £7.9m Reaching the quarter-finals: £8.7m Reaching the semi-finals: £10m Reaching the final: £12.4m Winning the final: £3.3m Total for winning Champions League: £54.7m — Read more on www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.radiotimes.com/news/sport/2020-02-18/champions-league-prize-money-2019-20/amp/
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Aaron Ramsey could go to United as part of a Juventus bid for Pogba 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
February 16, 2020 | Comments Off on Aaron Ramsey could go to United as part of a Juventus bid for Pogba 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿⚽️📰
Juventus will offer Manchester United Wales star Aaron Ramsey and French international midfielder Adrien Rabiot in a bid to re-sign Paul Pogba this summer. Ramsey’s first season in Serie A hasn’t gone to plan, with game-time in short supply and injuries hampering his influence. Rumours of a return to the Premier League emerged earlier this week, with United and former club Arsenal mentioned as possible destinations for the Welshman. For more on this story and other news please follow the link.
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Wales win 2-0 and finish in an automatic Euro 2020 slot…

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Welsh Sports News – Injury-hit squad for Warren gatland’s final game as Wales head coach

Injury-hit squad for Warren gatland’s final game as Wales head coach

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Sir Gareth Edwards: World Rugby’s drive against dangerous challenges can boost the sport – BBC Sport — Welsh Sports News Blog

Sir Gareth Edwards: World Rugby’s drive against dangerous challenges can boost the sport – Wales and British and Irish Lions legend Sir Gareth Edwards believes World Rugby’s drive against dangerous tackles can make the game better. Seven players were sent off or later banned and 26 sin-binned during the World Cup’s pool stage. That has […]

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Wales looking for 13th game on the bounce and to keep the Grandslam hopes alive…

It is three down and two to go for Wales, who this week head to BT Murrayfield looking to move one step closer to the Grand Slam.

Warren Gatland has never lost to Scotland as Wales coach, but two years ago the Welsh did come unstuck at BT Murrayfield while he was away on British & Irish Lions duty.

That was part of a long unbeaten Scottish run at BT Murrayfield, one that ended against Ireland in Round Two of the Guinness Six Nations, and having since fallen to France in Paris, Gregor Townsend will be after a response.

To do so, he has rung the changes with the return of Finn Russell perhaps the biggest news. The Racing 92 fly-half is back fit again and slots in alongside former Glasgow Warriors teammate Ali Price, promoted to start at scrum-half ahead of Greig Laidlaw.

That means that Stuart McInally will captain the team, as he did twice in 2018. Other notable returns see WP Nel start at tighthead, looking to boost a Scottish scrum that at time struggled in Paris, while Hamish Watson is back on the bench hoping for his first appearance of the Championship.

It will be a landmark day for a pair of Scotland players, Tommy Seymour and Jonny Gray celebrating their 50thappearances for their countries.

Gatland, in contrast to Townsend, has stuck with virtually the same team that got the better of England in Round Three.

The only change is injury-enforced, Adam Beard coming in for the injured Cory Hill in the second row, while on the bench Jake Ball steps in as lock cover.

The teams will be playing for the Doddie Weir Cup, the second time they have played for the trophy in honour of the great Scotland and Lions second row who is currently battling Motor Neurone Disease.

WHAT THEY SAID


Scotland coach Gregor Townsend said:“Getting to 50 caps for your country is a milestone in a player’s career and it underlines the consistency and quality both Tommy and Jonny have delivered for Scotland over the years.

“Tommy has started all his games and has an impressive try-scoring record, which is fundamental element of the game for a winger.

“As well as his finishing ability, his excellent work-rate off-the-ball and outstanding aerial skills have been the key reasons why he’s reached a half century of appearances for Scotland.

“Jonny is an exceptional player who came through as a young man and, by becoming the second-youngest player to win 50 caps, shows just how well he’s played in that relatively short time.

“He has a phenomenal work rate, is a very accurate tackler and takes real pride in helping the team prepare, as well as continually looking for ways to improve his own game.”

Wales coach Warren Gatland said:“They’re going to be tough. There’s no doubt that their record at BT Murrayfield has been very impressive and they are hard to beat there for any team.

“They’ll be disappointed and hurting from that performance last week against France in Paris. We are well aware of their threat.

“The players that were involved two years ago were pretty disappointed with that result and that performance. We’ve got a big challenge on our hands for a couple of reasons.”

KEY BATTLE – FINN RUSSELL V GARETH ANSCOMBE


The two fly-halves come from a similar mould with both keen to attack the line at every opportunity and gifted with great distribution. Russell is back after missing the clash in Paris, and looked very impressive in Racing 92’s win over La Rochelle in France last week.

Scotland are a different side with him pulling the strings, so Wales will be keen to shut him down.

In Anscombe, they have stuck to their convictions, with Gatland resisting the temptation to start Dan Biggar after his match-winning performance off the bench against England. The Cardiff Blues fly-half more than did his bit in that game though, and will be a real threat for the Scots both with his passing and running.

STATS – POWERED BY AWS 



  • Jonny Gray is second only to Stuart Hogg as the youngest Scotland player ever to 50 caps, marking the landmark five days before his 25th birthday. The youngest player ever to the mark will be on the opposite side, Wales’ George North who was 22 when he hit 50.

  • Warren Gatland has never lost to Scotland in more than a decade as Wales coach. He did however lose on both trips to Scotland while in charge of Ireland

  • Wales have now won 12 Tests in a row, their all-time record, that includes a win over Scotland at Principality Stadium in November for the Doddie Weir Cup

  • Wales lock Adam Beard, who comes into the starting XV this week, has never lost a Test with now 11 caps to his name


FANTASY WATCH


There is plenty of value on both sides at BT Murrayfield, with one of the changes in the Scotland side seeing Darcy Graham earn his first start for his country. At just 10 stars, he could be a steal in the back three, while Finn Russell is another option at 13.9, particularly as he will take on kicking duties with Greig Laidlaw on the bench.

For Wales, their recent form means players are a little more expensive, but Adam Beard is just 10.7 stars as he comes back into the side at lock.

Elsewhere Gareth Anscombe, at 14.8 stars, is a little below the most expensive fly-halves in the game and could be an intriguing possiblity.

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TEAMS


Scotland: 15. Blair Kinghorn (Edinburgh), 14. Tommy Seymour (Glasgow Warriors), 13. Nick Grigg (Glasgow Warriors), 12. Pete Horne (Glasgow Warriors), 11. Darcy Graham (Edinburgh), 10. Finn Russell (Racing 92), 9. Ali Price (Glasgow Warriors), 1. Allan Dell (Edinburgh), 2. Stuart McInally (Edinburgh) (c), 3. Willem Nel (Edinburgh), 4. Grant Gilchrist (Edinburgh), 5. Jonny Gray (Glasgow Warriors), 6. Magnus Bradbury (Edinburgh), 7. Jamie Ritchie (Edinburgh), 8. Josh Strauss (Sale Sharks)

Replacements: 16. Fraser Brown (Glasgow Warriors), 17. Gordon Reid (Glasgow Warriors), 18. Simon Berghan (Edinburgh), 19. Ben Toolis (Edinburgh), 20. Hamish Watson (Edinburgh), 21. Greig Laidlaw (Clermont Auvergne), 22. Adam Hastings (Glasgow Warriors), 23. Byron McGuigan (Sale Sharks)

Wales: 15. Liam Williams (Saracens), 14. George North (Ospreys), 13. Jonathan Davies (Scarlets), 12. Hadleigh Parkes (Scarlets), 11. Josh Adams (Worcester), 10. Gareth Anscombe (Cardiff Blues), 9. Gareth Davies (Scarlets), 1. Rob Evans (Scarlets), 2. Ken Owens (Scarlets), 3. Tomas Francis (Exeter), 4. Adam Beard (Ospreys), 5. Alun Wyn Jones (Ospreys) (c), 6. Josh Navidi (Cardiff Blues), 7. Justin Tipuric (Ospreys), 8. Ross Moriarty (Dragons).

Replacements: 16. Elliot Dee (Dragons), 17. Nicky Smith (Ospreys), 18. Dillon Lewis (Cardiff Blues), 19. Jake Ball (Scarlets), 20. Aaron Wainwright (Dragons), 21. Aled Davies (Ospreys), 22. Dan Biggar (Northampton Saints), 23. Owen Watkin (Ospreys).

LAST TIME

34-73rd Feb 2018
SCOTLAND HEAD TO HEAD WALES
122 Played 122
44 Wins 69
69 Losses 44
2 Draws 2
187 Tries 239

SCOTLAND LAST THREE GUINNESS SIX NATIONS RESULTS

FRANCE
23/02/2019

27-10

SCOTLAND
SCOTLAND
09/02/2019

13-22

IRELAND
SCOTLAND
02/02/2019

33-20

ITALY

WALES LAST THREE GUINNESS SIX NATIONS RESULTS

WALES
23/02/2019

21-13

ENGLAND
ITALY
09/02/2019

15-26

WALES
FRANCE
01/02/2019

19-24

WALES

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Leigh Halfpenny return ‘great’ for Wales selectors – Pivac

Leigh Halfpenny return ‘great’ for Wales selectors – Pivac

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Wales beat Australia for the first time in 10 years, 9-6

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Watch Wales attempt to beat Australia for the first time in 10 years…

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Win Cardiff City v Leicester City tickets to celebrate partnership with eToro

You can win tickets to the match this Saturday

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You can find updates on a range of Welsh Sport including Welsh Rugby News and WRU News, Welsh Football News, FAW News, Cardiff City News and Swansea City News, Welsh Athletics News and Welsh Boxing News as well as News on Welsh Sports Stars such as Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey, George North, Geraint Thomas, Nathan Cleverley and other Welsh Stars.

The Welsh Sports News also covers Welsh Sporting Events and Welsh Sports stars performing in major UK and International sporting events!

The Welsh Sports News Blog & Welsh Sports News Twitter Account page was posted “By Mike Armstrong” – MA Consultancy blog | WelshBiz | The Voice of Social Media