Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Liam Williams Wales coach Warren Gatland plays down move to number one ranking

Liam Williams Wales coach Warren Gatland plays down move to number one ranking

Wales 13 England 6 Warren Gatland says Wales will not get carried away after replacing New Zealand as World Rugby’s top-ranked nation. Wales’ 13-6 World Cup warm-up victory over England in Cardiff saw them end the All Blacks’ 10-year unbroken rankings reign. And their debut rise to the summit comes just 34 days before the…

Liam Williams Wales top of the world after beating England

AFP / GEOFF CADDICK Wales topped the world rugby rankings for the first time in their history Leigh Halfpenny's penalty ensuring they beat England 13-6 Wales topped the world rugby rankings for the first time after beating England 13-6 on Saturday in Cardiff, ending almost a decade at the summit for World Cup holders New…
Liam Williams Sport24.co.za | Gatland pleased with Welsh character more than ranking

Liam Williams Sport24.co.za | Gatland pleased with Welsh character more than ranking

Warren Gatland (Getty Images) Cardiff - Wales top the world rugby rankings for the first time in their history but coach Warren Gatland was more pleased with the character they showed in the gritty 13-6 win over England on Saturday.George North's converted try - his 38th for his country - was the difference between the…
Liam Williams Rugby World Cup: Wales overtake All Blacks as No1 in world rankings after beating England in Cardiff

Liam Williams Rugby World Cup: Wales overtake All Blacks as No1 in world rankings...

David DaviesWales' man of the match Dan Biggar (C) stops England lock Maro Itoje in Wales' 13-6 victory in Cardiff.Wales became the No. 1-ranked test team for the first time after a 13-6 rebound win against England at home on Saturday, a month out from the Rugby World Cup. Just six days after being thrashed…
Liam Williams Wales coach Warren Gatland plays down move to top of world rankings

Liam Williams Wales coach Warren Gatland plays down move to top of world rankings

Wales 13 England 6 Warren Gatland says Wales will not get carried away after replacing New Zealand as World Rugby’s top-ranked nation. Wales’ 13-6 World Cup warm-up victory over England in Cardiff saw them end the All Blacks’ 10-year unbroken rankings reign. And their debut rise to the summit comes just 34 days before the…
Liam Williams Dan Biggar and Wales coach Warren Gatland take a swipe at legend JJ Williams as fly-half makes point

Liam Williams Dan Biggar and Wales coach Warren Gatland take a swipe at legend...

Dan Biggar and Wales coach Warren Gatland take a swipe at legend JJ Williams as fly-half makes pointBiggar produced a dazzling performance in 13-6  win against England The 29-year-old started in Cardiff in place of the injured Gareth AnscombeJJ Williams claimed Wales would not win the World Cup with Biggar at fly-halfBy Will Kelleher For The…
Liam Williams Rugby: Wales beat England, overtake All Blacks as top team in international rugby

Liam Williams Rugby: Wales beat England, overtake All Blacks as top team in international...

For the first time in a decade, a new teams sit at the top of the World Rugby men's rankings. After a 13-6 win over England this morning (NZ time), Wales have taken over in the No1 spot for the first time in the nation's history. Wales become just the fourth team to ever hold…
Liam Williams Rugby: Wales top of the world after beating England

Liam Williams Rugby: Wales top of the world after beating England

CARDIFF. United Kingdom: Wales topped the world rugby rankings for the first time after beating England 13-6 on Saturday (Aug 17) in Cardiff, ending almost a decade at the summit for World Cup holders New Zealand.The Welsh made up for missing out on top spot last week in losing to England by eking out a gritty…
Liam Williams Dan Biggar: Wales man of the match ‘motivated’ by JJ Williams criticism

Liam Williams Dan Biggar: Wales man of the match ‘motivated’ by JJ Williams criticism

Wales fly-half Dan Biggar impressed in both defence and attack against EnglandFly-half Dan Biggar has hit back at former Wales wing JJ Williams following his man-of-the-match display in Saturday's 13-6 win against England.Williams said Wales "would not win the World Cup" with Biggar lining up at 10 but the Northampton half-back played a starring role…
Liam Williams Biggar stars as Wales top world rankings with England win

Liam Williams Biggar stars as Wales top world rankings with England win

CARDIFF (Reuters) - Wales beat England 13-6 in Cardiff on Saturday to go top of the official world rankings and avenge their loss in the reverse fixture last Sunday as the Rugby World Cup looms. Rugby Union - Rugby World Cup warm-up match - Wales v England - Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Britain - August 17,…