Can Wales win the Six Nations in 2017?

Wales are one of the strongest rugby union sides in the world and it could be argued that Warren Gatland’s men play the best attacking rugby in the northern hemisphere.

With the likes of George North, Jamie Roberts and Dan Biggar in the side, Wales have plenty of quality in attacking areas and they will only improve further as Leigh Halfpenny and Justin Tipuric continue their respective recoveries from long term injury issues.

As of April 15th, Wales are priced at 2/1 in Coral’s betting markets and plenty of pundits will be providing their rugby union tips on Gatland’s side to win the title for the first time since 2013.

Welsh Rugby Union not happy with Marler Decision

The Welsh Rugby Union stated that they are very surprised at the decision not to penalize England player Joe Marler for uttering "racist language" towards Wales player Samson Lee previous week.

Marler was cleared to play in the RBS 6 Nations match against France on Saturday by tournament's disciplinary committee in spite of striking one Wales player Rob Evans and calling Lee a "gypsy boy".

Can Wales win the Rugby World Cup this year?

Warren Gatland’s side are one of the strongest units in the sport and are more than capable of competing with the best teams on the planet.

In the Six Nations tournament earlier this year, Wales played some scintillating rugby and will feel aggrieved to miss out on the title after an impressive 61-20 thrashing of Italy on the final day of the competition.

Warren Gatland Thinks He Might Lose His Head Coach Position Of The Wales Rugby Team

The 51 years old Warren Gatland from New Zealand who is the coach of the Wales Rugby Team may not be able to coach the team for long after Roger Lewis Resigned from his post of Chief Executive of the Welsh Rugby Union.

Roger Lewis stepped down from his post last year in the month of October. Gatland is bound by contract to coach the Wales Rugby Team till the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Wales Rugby Team player Samson Lee signs NDC with WRU and Scarlets

Scarlets and the Wales Rugby Team prop Samson Lee has become the latest of a long list of players to sign the new national dual contract (NDC) with his region as well as the welsh Rugby Union (WRU).

The 22 year old tight head prop, who won the first of his nine caps for Wales as a substitute against Argentina in 2013 was thought to have been holding out for a better contract, but in the end, put pen to paper to what was offered to him. He played in all of his country's autumn internationals in 2014, including their historic reverse against South Africa.

Wales Rugby Team Strengthen Their Place In World Cup With Win Against South Africa

The Welsh rugby team fans must be in an elated state of late- much to the pleasure and surprise of their supporters, the Wales boys have successfully managed to secure their place in the upcoming Rugby World by their great victory of 12-6 against South Africa.

London Irish’s Win At Aviva Premiership Based On The Lengthy Injury List of Leicester Tigers

The round 4 match of the 2014-2015 Aviva Premiership between London Irish and Leicester Tigers was won by London Irish on the 27th of September, 2014. The match took place at the Welford Road Stadium (Leicester Tigers’ home ground).
Many are of the opinion that London Irish was able to defeat Leicester Tigers because of the lengthy injury list of Leicester. Richard Cockerill (Leicester Tigers’ coach) is really wondering as to how the team is going to head to Kingsholm to face Gloucester on the 4th of October, 2014.

South African rugby squad get ready to prove their worth

The Rugby national team of South Africa is one of the dominating forces in the world. They carry the expectations of not only their own nation but also several fans all over the world on their shoulders. Their greatest rivalry over the past few years have been with the team from New Zealand. South Africans have failed to defeat their arch rivals since the defunct tri nation series in 2011. Their coach Heyneke Meyer has not been able to produce the desired result with his team since taking over the assignment of the national team. The captain of the team Jean de Villers believes that the present group of players from South Africa has got the potential to halt the progress of the world champions. The Rugby Championship where teams Australia and New Zealand compete with the Springboks, the African team has won only three times and the last scalp being in 2009. The team kick starts its campaign in the Rugby Championship with their match against Argentina.

Richie McCaw hungry for even more success

Richard Hue McCaw, who is known across the world as Richie McCaw, has been one of the greatest players of all time in Rugby. The New Zealand team called All Blacks has achieved a lot of success under his captaincy over the years. He made his debut for the All Blacks on 2001 at the age of twenty and has never looked back since. He has won a large number of New Zealand and Crusaders player of the year. His performances in the rugby World Cup has been outstanding and each time there has been any doubt over his fitness or ability Richie McCaw has proved every one wrong and come up with stellar performances. In 2008 there was much speculation about his role as the captain and the fact that he might lose it but the successive seasons were massive for him both in the national and club colors.

England Rugby legend Wilkinson to retire

Former England Rugby star Jonny Wilkinson is set to hang up his boots at the end of the season, bringing the curtains down on one of the most glorious careers for the national team.

The Toulon player has announced that he will retire from all forms of rugby after Toulon finish their season with their remaining two matches in the Heineken Cup final against Saracens FC and in the Top 14 against Castres.

The legendary England fly half made 91 appearances for the national team and is perhaps best remembered for the drop goal that won the country the Rugby World Cup in 2003.

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