Alun Wyn Jones Australia v Wales: Warren Gatland names unchanged team for second Rugby World Cup game

Alun Wyn Jones Australia v Wales: Warren Gatland names unchanged team for second Rugby World Cup game

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Alun Wyn Jones Alun Wyn Jones captaining Wales against Georgia

Lock Alun Wyn Jones has also won nine British and Irish Lions caps
World Cup – Pool D: Wales v Australia
Venue:Tokyo Stadium, TokyoDate:Sunday, 29 SeptemberKick-off:08:45 BST
Coverage:Full commentary on every Wales game across BBC Radio Wales and Radio Cymru, BBC Radio 5 Live and Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, plus text updates on the BBC Sport website and app.

Captain Alun Wyn Jones will become Wales’ most capped player after coach Warren Gatland named an unchanged side to face Australia in Tokyo on Sunday.

The 34-year-old Ospreys lock will win his 130th Wales cap to surpass the previous record of prop Gethin Jenkins.

Gatland has kept faith with the starting side that defeated Georgia 43-14 in the opening Pool D game.

Australia have made four changes to the side that beat Fiji 39-21 in their opening match.

Wales have made one change on the bench with centre Owen Watkin coming in for full-back Leigh Halfpenny.

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Gatland said he had considered bringing Ross Moriarty into the back row but refrained from doing so.

“We felt we wanted to give that team another opportunity,” said Gatland.

“We thought we played pretty well in the first-half against Georgia so we felt it was not fair to drop anyone,”

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