Welsh stars Gethin Jenkins and Stephen Jones may be British and Irish Lions super stars, but would they be good enough to get into your Six Nations fantasy league team?
Young guns Jonathan Davies and Dan Lydiate may be firing for Wales but would they be able to oust Ireland superstar Brian O'Driscoll or England stalwart Lewis Moody respectively, from your dream team?
Welsh fans across the country now have the chance to put themselves in Warren Gatland's shoes and select their own XV from the competing nations of this year's tournament by taking part in the Welsh Rugby Union's official RBS 6 Nations fantasy league.
There are some amazing prizes up for grabs. After each round, the person who has accumulated the most points will win a signed Welsh shirt.
The overall winner will receive a fantastic prize. They and a friend will be invited to watch Wales train and be included in the squad photo. They will also get a signed shirt, a pair of tickets to the next home Welsh international and a three-course meal for 2 at the Cardiff Arms café bar followed by a tour of the Stadium.
"We wanted to interact with the Welsh rugby fans and give them something to enjoy, as well as giving them a chance to win some fantastic money-can't-buy-prizes," explained WRU spokesperson Carrie Phillips, before adding, "The great thing about this competition is the fact that it is free to enter."
The British & Irish Cup kicks off this weekend with the four Regional Premiership Select XVs flying the flag for Wales. Welsh
Sat 14 Nov: Blues Premiership Select v Nottingham (2.30) & Connacht Eagles v Dragons (2.30)
Sun 15 Nov: Yorkshire Carnegie v Ospreys Premiership Select (1.30) & Scarlets v Bedford Blues (3.00)
The Welsh Rugby Union is forming a new Youth Board with a brief to help keep more young people involved in the game during their late teenage years and beyond. The first task of the fifteen strong Board will be to analyse and consider the issues which lead to a number of youngsters drifting away from the sport between the ages of 16 and 21. To apply visit www.wru.wales/youthboard
The Foster's Challenge Cup will involve the 12 Principality Premiership sides and will run during European and British & Irish Cup weeks, providing vital fixtures for the participating clubs and an opportunity for upcoming players to step up to semi-professional rugby and make a claim for starting places within the Premiership squads.
Eighty schools and colleges in Wales now have a full time rugby officer as part of the WRU's school club hub scheme. All of the school club hub officers recently gathered at the National Centre of Excellence for various workshops.
With Liam Williams forced out of the World Cup through injury, lock Luke Charteris and Skills Coach Neil Jenkins say they have to put yesterday's defeat behind them as Wales now look ahead to another physical encounter against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance Paul Stridgeon praises the Physical Performance department for their work and dedication as he addresses the media ahead of Wales' Pool A clash against Australia
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.