# wales - Today’s News
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# wales - Yesterday’s News
Batten down those hatches, Scotland.
# wales - Thursday 11 February, 2016
“As coaches it’s a case of making sure we stick together and not try and allow anyone to put wedges between us.”
# wales - Wednesday 10 February, 2016
The scrum settled after the break, but the French pack will provide an even bigger test.
# wales - Tuesday 9 February, 2016
The ‘building blocks’ are in place and Ireland will reach for the gears this weekend.
The fly-half suffered a high ankle sprain on Sunday but could still face Scotland this weekend.
The trio are expected to train fully on Thursday, but Keith Earls remains a major doubt for Saturday’s trip to Paris.
# wales - Monday 8 February, 2016
There was the tightest of tight calls at number eight, while we found room for five Irishmen after the draw against Wales.
# wales - Sunday 7 February, 2016
A point dropped, but Ireland have won back-to-back titles with a defeat under their belts.
Jamie Roberts said his side were ‘kicking themselves’ after failing to close the game at 13 – 16.
It’s the first time in Championship history that the sides have shared the spoils.
Joe Schmidt’s side get their campaign under way at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.
Warren Gatland has had to shuffle his starting XV ahead of today’s match in Dublin.
Most back-to-back champs have not fared well when they try for a third straight Championship.
# wales - Saturday 6 February, 2016
The former Wales captain opens up to The42 on deep-seated rivalries, his love of the Six Nations and how much he misses the game.
# wales - Friday 5 February, 2016
The head coach explained some of his key selection calls for Sunday’s crunch clash against Wales.
The South African-born back row is the only uncapped player in Ireland’s 23 to take on Wales.
# wales - Thursday 4 February, 2016
What do you think the starting XV should look like.
Wales boss is expecting another physical game in Dublin on Sunday.
# wales - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
Lee has struggled for form since his awful achilles injury last year.
There are some surprises including the likes of Rob Evans.
# wales - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
Niamh Briggs and Tom Tierney are optimistic ahead of Saturday’s opener against Wales.
Sean O’Brien will be one of the core squad members aiming to make up for the absence of one of Ireland’s best ever players.
O’Brien and Stander are cut from the same cloth, but the Tullow Tank has no desire to run at the South African.
# wales - Monday 1 February, 2016
The Kiwi is chasing a third straight Championship with Ireland.
# wales - Monday 25 January, 2016
“It harks back to the Nazi regime with people being forced to wear a Star of David.”
# wales - Saturday 23 January, 2016
On a Sunday in 1976, Peter Watts left his home in Wales to do homework with a friend. He was found dead in London hours later.
# wales - Tuesday 19 January, 2016
Scarlets’ Aled Davies is the only new face called up by Gatty.
# wales - Thursday 31 December, 2015
Staying put will also help Warren Gatland deal with his wildcard selection dilemmas.
# wales - Tuesday 15 December, 2015
The 45-year-old suspect is currently on police bail.
# wales - Tuesday 27 October, 2015
Faletau will now likely leave the Dragons at the end of the season.
# wales - Monday 26 October, 2015
Priestland is quitting international rugby for at least 18 months.
# wales - Thursday 22 October, 2015
Faletau may have played his final game for the Dragons
# wales - Wednesday 21 October, 2015
€40 will get you a decent seat on the day Ireland hope to be securing a third straight title.
# wales - Saturday 17 October, 2015
What a way to settle a bruising quarter-final!
The quarter-finals are upon us and we watched on as South Africa and Wales locked horns.
‘It’s pretty gruesome, but that is the nature of the game now,’ says Jamie Roberts.
# wales - Thursday 15 October, 2015
Dan Lydiate, Gethin Jenkins and Tyler Morgan all start.
# wales - Wednesday 14 October, 2015
The South-Africans lost to Australia at the last-eight stage in 2011.
JP Pietersen returns to the starting line-up as the ‘Boks continue their 10-day turnaround before the quarter-final.