Montferrend centre Gerald Merceron leads the way in the Six nations scoring tables after round 2. He has bagged eleven penalties, three conversions and one drop-goal, giving him 42 points. Llanelli favourite Stephen Jones is tied with Irish fly half David Humphries in second place with 28points.
With three rounds still to play it's anyone's race in the try scoring table...the English are currently leading the way. Of the 28 tries scored in the tournament, seven have come from the men in white.
Points (total points scored 308)
42 G Merceron (France)
28 D Humphreys (Ireland), S Jones (Wales)
27 J Wilkinson (England)
24 B Laney (Scotland), D Dominguez (Italy)
12 R O'Gara (Ireland)
10 J Robinson (England), B Cohen (England), W Greenwood (England),
G Murphy (Ireland), T Marsh (France)
8 D Traille (France)
5 M Tindall (England), J Worsley (England), B Kay (England), S Betsen
(France), A Rougerie (France), P O'Connell (Ireland), K Gleeson
(Ireland), D Hickie (Ireland), C Quinnell (Wales), N Budgett (Wales), K
Morgan (Wales), G Townsend (Scotland).
3 D Hodge (Scotland)
2 C Hodgson (England)
Tries (total tries scored 28)
2 J Robinson, B Cohen, W Greenwood (England), G Murphy, R O'Gara (Ireland)
2 T Marsh (France)
1 M Tindall, J Wilkinson, J Worsley, B Kay (England), D Traille, S Betsen,
A Rougerie (France), P O'Connell, D Hickie, K Gleeson (Ireland), S Jones, C
Quinnell, N Budgett, K Morgan (Wales), G Townsend, B Laney (Scotland).
Cons. (total cons. scored 21)
8 J Wilkinson (England)
4 S Jones (Wales)
3 G Merceron (France)
2 D Humphreys (Ireland), B Laney (Scotland)
1 C Hodgson (England), R O'Gara (Ireland)
Pens. (total. pens scored 41)
11 G Merceron (France)
8 D Humphreys (Ireland), D Dominguez (Italy)
5 S Jones (Wales), B Laney (Scotland)
2 J Wilkinson (England)
1 D Hodge (Scotland), D Traille (France)
The WRU's Women and Girls legacy events - #TRY OUR GAME have proved popular this week with current players and newcomers to the game learning new skills and picking up tips from national squad players.
We caught up with Shona and Ellie from the Wales women team ahead of the start of the Women's Rugby World Cup in Paris next month at a recent women's training session to encourage and promote more women and girls to try their hand at rugby. #tryourgame
The Women's Rugby World Cup warm-up clash between Wales and USA proved bittersweet for centre Elen Evans. Despite being one of the star performers on the day on her 50th Test appearance, USA edged home 10-7 at Cross Keys.
Wales completed their Junior World Championship campaign with a victory over Samoa. Team manager Mark Taylor and No 8 James Benjamin reflect on a tournament which saw Wales win three games and lose two.
Wales U20 players Angus O'Brien, Nicky Thomas and coach Richard Hodges are determined to finish their Junior World Championship with a flourish when they tackle the big hitting Samoans tomorrow in Auckland.