In this week's Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast we hear from Wales coach Warren Gatland on his team selection to face Italy and new Wales captain Alan Wyn Jones.
Luke Charteris is delighted to be coming into the team for his first Six Nations start, while Andy Powell is equally pleased to keep his place. WRU group chief executive Roger Lewis explains what they were doing in a special function at the British Embassy in Paris, we also hear from Under 20's coach Phil Davies and players Scott Andrews and Kristian Phillips.
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.