Owen Jenkins is one of three players who have been added to the Wales U20 squad.
Wales Under 20 head coach Danny Wilson has named the three players who will travel to France next week to replace Rhys Patchell and Harry Robinson, who have been called up by Robin McBryde to tour Japan, and centre Cory Allen who has been forced out of the tournament to undergo a shoulder operation.
Harri Evans (North Wales Academy / RGC), Dion Jones (Scarlets Academy /Llanelli) and Owen Jenkins (Blues Academy / Pontypridd) have been a part of the training squad for the past few weeks but are now officially part of the 28 man squad as they make their final preparations for the tournament which takes place in and around Nantes (June 5 - 23).
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.
Wales U20 coach Richard Hodges is targeting three wins from three games in the Under 20 Championship after suffering defeat to England on Saturday. However, as WRU TV's Liz Jones discovers, he is concerned about the threat Japan pose tomorrow.
Wales defence coach Shaun Edwards is looking for physical and mental toughness from the 47-man World Cup training squad which was revealed yesterday and he added he is looking forward to seeing which players are prepared to dig the deepest.
Wales Under 18 captain Calum Haggett has received a conditional offer to read Biomedical Science at St Anne's College, Oxford. WRU chairman Gareth Davies went to meet Calum and Coleg y Cymoedd Principal Judith Evans to wish him luck in his exams and pass on some of his personal experience.
Wales coach Warren Gatland runs the rule over his squad at the start of the Rugby World Cup preparations in this week's Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast. He explains the injuries and also the situation surrounding No 8 Toby Faletau. Blues back Rhys Patchell describes the training camp, while Wales U20 win Josh Adams sums up; their World Rugby Championships campaign.
WRU National Academy Coaching manager Allan Lewis will retire, a new Elite Coach Development Manager post has been created and WRU international skills coach Jason Strange will now fulfil his WRU role on a full time basis.
Defending champions England powered their way to a 30-16 victory over Wales at Stadio San Michele, Calvisano, in the World Rugby U20 Championship, showing they aren't going to give away their crown easily.