Scarlets academy/Llanelli lock Joel Galley and Ospreys academy/Bonymaen prop Will Taylor have been called up to the Wales Under 20 squad for the forthcoming IRB Junior World Championship.
Wales Under 20 head coach Phil Davies has been forced to make two changes to his 26-man squad with Blues academy lock Macauley Cook and Scarlets academy prop Simon Gardiner having been ruled out of the tournament through injury.
The Wales Under 20 squad departs for the IRB Junior World Championship tomorrow (Saturday May 29).
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.