Liam Williams Williams out of World Cup; Halfpenny starts for Wales

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Updated / Friday, 25 Oct 201907:07

Liam Williams Wales have said no-one will be called up as a replacement for the injured Liam Williams
Wales have said no-one will be called up as a replacement for the injured Liam Williams

Liam Williams will miss the rest of Wales’ World Cup campaign after suffering an ankle injury in training.

The Welsh Rugby Union confirmed his absence from Sunday’s semi-final against South Africa, and then either the final or third and fourth place play-off next week.

“Liam Williams has been ruled out for the remainder of the Rugby World Cup following an ankle injury sustained in an accidental collision during training. His prognosis will be established in the forthcoming days,” the WRU said in a statement.

The WRU added no replacement for Williams had been called up at this stage.

Leigh Halfpenny will feature at full-back instead of Williams against the Springboks, and centre Jonathan Davies has been named in the team after recovering from a knee injury that sidelined him for last weekend’s quarter-final victory over France.

Davies replaces Owen

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