Sunday, August 25, 2019
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,…
Liam Williams Wales 13 England 6: Warren Gatland’s side top rankings after World Cup warm-up win in Cardiff – Evening Standard

Liam Williams Wales 13 England 6: Warren Gatland’s side top rankings after World Cup...

Wales have ended New Zealand's 10-year stay atop of the world rankings after beating England in their latest rugby World Cup warm-up clash. The Six Nations Grand Slam winners will officially become the top-rated international team on the planet when the latest edition of World Rugby's rankings are published on Monday after battling to a 13-6 victory in Cardiff. George North scored…
Liam Williams England World Cup blow as Bath wing ruled out of Wales clash

Liam Williams England World Cup blow as Bath wing ruled out of Wales clash

Ruaridh McConnochie of England England suffered a late blow ahead of their World Cup warm-up clash against Wales in Cardiff after Ruaridh McConnochie was ruled out. The Bath wing was due to make his Test debut at the Principality Stadium, but England announced on Saturday morning that he had failed a fitness test due to…
Liam Williams Wales top of the world following victory over England in Cardiff

Liam Williams Wales top of the world following victory over England in Cardiff

Wales' Alun Wyn Jones and team mates applaud fans at the end of the match REUTERS/Rebecca Naden Wales went top of rugby union's world rankings for the first time after beating England 13-6 in Cardiff. Wales' rise to the summit, which ended New Zealand's unbroken 10-year occupation, comes just 34 days before the World Cup…
Liam Williams Wales move top of rankings with victory over England

Liam Williams Wales move top of rankings with victory over England

Updated / Saturday, 17 Aug 2019 16:29 George North celebrates the only try of the game in Cardiff Wales beat England 13-6 in Cardiff on Saturday to avenge their loss in the reverse fixture last Sunday and take them to the top of the official world rankings as the World Cup looms. A fired-up Wales,…
Liam Williams Dan Biggar inspires Wales past England and to world number one

Liam Williams Dan Biggar inspires Wales past England and to world number one

Wales 13 England 6 Wales went top of rugby union’s world rankings for the first time after beating England 13-6 in Cardiff. Wales’ rise to the summit, which ended New Zealand’s unbroken 10-year occupation, comes just 34 days before the World Cup kicks off in Japan. It was an impressive warm-up performance for the tournament…
Liam Williams Wales will not win World Cup with Dan Biggar at fly-half – JJ Williams

Liam Williams Wales will not win World Cup with Dan Biggar at fly-half –...

Media playback is not supported on this device Gatland expects Wales improvement in Cardiff 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 commentaryFormer British…
Liam Williams England aim to be ‘absolutely brutal’ against Wales

Liam Williams England aim to be ‘absolutely brutal’ against Wales

Eddie Jones got the ball in hand at an event to announce England's Rugby World Cup squad on MondayWorld 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, plus live text commentaryCoach Eddie Jones has told England they need to be…