Cardiff's starting line-up for Saturday's Heineken Cup match with Montferrand has been confirmed. Rob Appleyard and Craig Quinnell both maintain their ever-present record for this season. This game marks Martyn Williams' 50th game for Cardiff in all fixtures.
The line up is,
Rhys Williams; Anthony Sullivan, Jamie Robinson, Pieter Muller, Craig Morgan;Iestyn Harris, Robert Howley; Spencer John, Jonathan Humphreys, David Young (captain), Craig Quinnell, John Tait,Rob Appleyard, Emyr Lewis, Martyn Williams
Replacements: (16)Peter Rogers (17)Andrew Lewis (18)Adam Jones (19) Semo Sititi (20)Andy Booth (21)Nick Robinson (22)Matt Allen
UEFA has today confirmed the Football Association of Wales (FAW) has been successful in its bid for the Millennium Stadium to host the 2017 UEFA Champions League Final on Saturday 3rd June, 2017 (kick-off: 19.45hrs GMT).
The winners of a filmmaking competition organised by the education charity Into Film and the WRU enjoyed a behind the scenes tour of the Millennium Stadium - and a chance to be photographed with the WRU's fire-breathing, rugby loving mascot, Scorch The Dragon, and Welsh international, Jake Ball.
The Wales Under 20 camp are in a quietly confident mood as they face Ireland in the U20 Championship, with Coaching Co-Ordinator Allan Lewis and full back Dafydd Howells targeting a top five finish in the tournament.
Wales U20 may start as favourites against Japan this evening in the U20 Championship, but Team Manager Mark Taylor is warning against complacency. He is also hoping a good win will boost morale and 'kickstart' performances.
Coach Richard Hodges is hoping Wales U20 can put a disappointing campaign behind them when they tackle Japan tomorrow as they look to finish the U20 Championship strongly to secure a good seeding for next year's tournament.