Owen Jenkins is one of three players who have been added to the Wales U20 squad.
Wales Under 20 head coach Danny Wilson has named the three players who will travel to France next week to replace Rhys Patchell and Harry Robinson, who have been called up by Robin McBryde to tour Japan, and centre Cory Allen who has been forced out of the tournament to undergo a shoulder operation.
Harri Evans (North Wales Academy / RGC), Dion Jones (Scarlets Academy /Llanelli) and Owen Jenkins (Blues Academy / Pontypridd) have been a part of the training squad for the past few weeks but are now officially part of the 28 man squad as they make their final preparations for the tournament which takes place in and around Nantes (June 5 - 23).
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.