Team of the Week. Guinness Pro 14 League

The penultimate round of the League brought only one Welsh victory, that being the Cardiff Blues who triumphed out in South Africa to secure Champions Cup qualification next season, congratulations to them. Unfortunately, losses for the Scarlets who fielded a weakened side away to Edinburgh, also Ospreys losing to Ulster and the Dragons going down to a narrow loss to Zebre. […]

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Team of the Week. Guinness Pro 14 League

Four games played by the Welsh pro sides and two wins achieved by the Scarlets and the Ospreys with two narrow cruel defeats suffered by the Dragons and Cardiff Blues. Some excellent individual performances so some selections were difficult, but here is the team of the week. 15. Matthew Morgan – Cardiff Blues. In the second half when the Cheetahs kicked […]

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Team of the week. Guinness Pro 14 League. Week 17

After a few weeks absence due to Six Nations, games called off etc, finally we are back following a round of matches involving all four Welsh sides in action. Good wins for Cardiff Blues and the Ospreys, and two losses for the Scarlets and the Dragons. Looking at the fixtures and the individual performances from this round of games, here […]

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Wales Six Nations Review

Another Six Nations Championship comes to an end. Wales have finished second, is this a reason for us to be optimistic? What positives and negatives can we take from a tournament where we won three out of five matches, and are we in a good position come a World Cup now eighteen months away? Read on to get my thoughts. […]

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Team of the week. Guinness Pro 14 League. Week 16

Three wins from the Welsh sides on an international weekend is a good return, unfortunately, the Dragons could not make it a clean sweep.  Some good team and individual performances for us to select our weekly best fifteen from, and here it is. 15/ Dan Evans – Ospreys. The consistent fullback put in another good performance. 66 metres covered in attack. […]

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A Back Three Trio Selection To Ponder

Ireland versus Wales is now under a week away. Ireland comes into this game undefeated so far in the 6 Nations Championship after 2 games. You read and hear many people talking about the 17th March being the Grand Slam Decider between England and Ireland, can Wales ruin that potential deciding game? Wales off the back of the defeat last […]

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Team of the week. Guinness Pro 14 League. Week 15

Two wins for the Welsh sides in the Guinness Pro League 14 this week, Cardiff Blues victory at home to Munster was particularly impressive, Ospreys also managed to pick up a win, in an overall poor performance but a victory. Scarlets pushed Leinster but ultimately came up short, but a really poor showing from the Dragons at home to Benetton, […]

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Team of the week. Guinness Pro 14. Week 14

Amongst the 6 Nations games, this weekend was the return of the Guinness Pro 14 competition. With many sides understrength with many players on international duty, it challenged all sides. Unfortunately, only one Welsh pro side got the win in this round, that being Cardiff Blues who defeated The Toyota Cheetahs. Here is our team of the week this week, […]

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Six Nations 2018 Preview

Next weekend will be the start of the 6 Nations. Five and a half weeks where the best teams in Europe compete against each other. One year away from the World Cup, will some teams look at this as an opportunity to see what depth they have in their respective squads, and give some players on the fringes of the […]

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