Wales hooker Matthew Rees, will make his return to action this weekend after recovering from the neck injury which ruled him out the World Cup.
Rees, who captained his country until sidelined by injury earlier this summer, underwent surgery on the neck problem back in August and is expected to make his return in the Scarlets' RaboDirect PRO12 clash against Ulster at the Parc y Scarlets on Saturday.
World Cup trio Ken Owens, Tavis Knoyle and Scott Williams are also expected to return for the Welsh region.
As the countdown continues for RWC2015, Tournament Chief Executive Debbie Jevans visited the Millennium Stadium to discuss preparations for the eight matches and reveal the positive news that 100,000 tickets for games at the home of Welsh rugby have sold in the last seven days.
Jason Harries is targeting a first win on the World Series circuit this season with Wales. The series returns to action this weekend in Dubai where Harries is part of a team hoping to build from its efforts in round one in October.
Wales skipper Jevon Groves says his side have addressed a few points from Gold Coast and aim to 'hit the ground running' in the next two rounds of the World Series, kicking off with this weekend in Dubai before heading off to South Africa next week.
Wales Sevens manager Steff Thomas is hopeful his side can build from a quarter-final spot in the opening round of the World Series in Australia when his side take part in the forthcoming double header in Dubai and South Africa.