A new world record has been set for the world’s steepest street record in North Wales.
Wales are steeling themselves to counter the threat of Australia’s stand-out loose-ball poachers Michael Hooper and David Pocock, forwards coach Robin McBryde said on Thursday.
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones is on course to equal the world record for international rugby union appearances in Saturday’s Six Nations match at home to Scotland.
Diminutive scrum-half Faf de Klerk defied the odds and made his presence felt on the pitch with a stellar performance to guide South Africa to the rugby World Cup final with victory over Wales on Sunday.
Ireland kept their hopes alive of a second Six Nations Grand Slam in three years while ending Wales’ hopes of a repeat with a deserved 24-14 win at Lansdowne Road on Saturday.