Sunday, August 25, 2019
Alun Wyn Jones Why Wales defeat shows they are not yet ready for top world ranking

Alun Wyn Jones Why Wales defeat shows they are not yet ready for top...

Media playback is not supported on this device Wales have a few things to ‘tidy up’ World Cup warm-up: Wales v EnglandVenue: Principality Stadium, Cardiff Date: Saturday, 17 August Kick-off: 14:15 BSTCoverage: Live on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru, BBC 5 Live Extra & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text…
Alun Wyn Jones England 33-19 Wales – PLAYER RATINGS: Ellis Genge stars as hosts end visitors’ winning streak

Alun Wyn Jones England 33-19 Wales – PLAYER RATINGS: Ellis Genge stars as hosts...

England 33-19 Wales - PLAYER RATINGS: Ellis Genge stars as hosts end visitors' winning streakEngland's back-row shone in defeat of Wales at Twickenham in warm-up TestBilly Vunipola, Joe Cokanasiga and Luke Cowan-Dickie scored for the hostsGareth Davies, George North and Wyn Jones crossed as Wales fought backGeorge Ford kicked 15 points and an Elliot Daly…

Alun Wyn Jones Vunipola leads the way as England deny Wales world top spot

AFP / Adrian DENNIS Billy Vunipola has scored seven tries in 41 Tests for England England denied Wales top spot in the world rankings as Billy Vunipola led a fine forward effort in a 33-19 win at Twickenham on Sunday in their opening Rugby World Cup warm-up match.Six Nations champions Wales, who kicked off on…

Alun Wyn Jones Vunipola leads the way as England deny Wales world top spot

AFP / Adrian DENNIS Billy Vunipola has scored seven tries in 41 Tests for England England denied Wales top spot in the world rankings as Billy Vunipola led a fine forward effort in a 33-19 win at Twickenham on Sunday in their opening Rugby World Cup warm-up match.Wales, who kicked off on the back of…

Alun Wyn Jones Vunipola leads the way as England deny Wales world top spot

AFP / Adrian DENNIS Billy Vunipola has scored seven tries in 41 Tests for England England denied Wales top spot in the world rankings as Billy Vunipola led a fine forward effort in a 33-19 win at Twickenham on Sunday in their opening Rugby World Cup warm-up match.Wales, who kicked off on the back of…
Alun Wyn Jones England defeat Wales

Alun Wyn Jones England defeat Wales

Nigel French/PA VIA APWales players compete to reach England's Jonathan Joseph, centre, during their International rugby match at Twickenham.England ended Wales' 14-match winning run with a comprehensive 33-19 victory at Twickenham on Sunday in a World Cup warmup game and prevented the visitors from replacing New Zealand at the top of the rugby rankings. Warren…
Alun Wyn Jones Wallabies on the right road after stunning All Blacks win

Alun Wyn Jones Wallabies on the right road after stunning All Blacks win

Even if New Zealand lock Scott Barrett was sent off just before half-time, there was plenty to like about the Wallabies' performance as they ran in six tries and secured back-to-back wins in the Rugby Championship for the first time since 2016. That they were able to do it in front of a sell-out crowd…
Alun Wyn Jones Anscombe injured as Wales lose to England

Alun Wyn Jones Anscombe injured as Wales lose to England

England's World Cup preparations began with a comprehensive 33-19 victory at Twickenham that ended Wales' 14-Test winning run. The triumph was delivered against Warren Gatland's strongest available side which numbered 13 starters from the Grand Slam-clinching victory over Ireland in March and prevented the visitors from climbing to the top of the global rankings. An…
Alun Wyn Jones England show a little muscle to deny Wales number one slot

Alun Wyn Jones England show a little muscle to deny Wales number one slot

England 33 Wales 19 England denied Wales the chance to rise to number one in the world rankings with a physical win in their opening pre-World Cup warm-up game at Twickenham. The home side scored three converted tries to inflict Wales’ first defeat in 15 Tests and prevent them from knocking the All Blacks off…
Alun Wyn Jones Bledisloe Cup: All Blacks loss means Wales are unofficially top of World Rugby’s rankings

Alun Wyn Jones Bledisloe Cup: All Blacks loss means Wales are unofficially top of...

The All Blacks are no longer the number one side in world rugby. Wales have unofficially taken that honour following Australia's 47-26 win over the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship last night. The All Blacks have provisionally slipped off the top spot for the first time in 10 years following their controversial loss.Read more:'It…