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Category: Warren Gatland

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Wales’ new defeat of Argentina prompts Warren Gatland to scorn England

• Wales win 30-12 in Santa Fe to end summer tour unbeaten • ‘Where we are and where England are is poles apart,’ says coachWarren Gatland rubbed salt into England’s wounds by claiming they and Wales are “poles apart” after his side jumped above Eddie J…

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Warren Gatland has World Cup in mind as Wales face struggling Argentina

• Coach happy to look at bigger picture• Argentina under pressure to win second TestWarren Gatland is approaching the final year of his contract with Wales but is not slipping gently into his goodbye. The longest-serving head coach of a tier-one nation…

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Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac on Wales shortlist to succeed Warren Gatland

• Glasgow’s Dave Rennie also a contender on extensive shortlist• WRU’s Phillips: Wales will not find another coach like GatlandWales insist they will never have another coach like Warren Gatland as they close in on appointing a successor to the New Zea…

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Warren Gatland admits James Davies adds to Wales selection predicament

• Flanker scores his first try for Wales in defeat of Argentina • Gatland: ‘We are very lucky … I’ve got a little bit of a headache’Deep inside San Juan’s Estadio del Bicentenario the Wales head coach could not help but raise a smile. Warren Gatland ha…

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Wales recall Rhys Patchell for first Test against Argentina

• Fly-half lost confidence after being targeted by Eddie Jones • ‘We told him to get back on horse quickly,’ Warren Gatland saidRhys Patchell makes his first start for Wales since his uncomfortable evening at Twickenham in February when the swagger he …

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Warren Gatland warns Lions must arrive earlier for 2021 South Africa tour

• Coach says an extra week is necessary to help avert injury• Wales back-up arrives for Saturday’s Test with ArgentinaWarren Gatland has hit out at Premiership Rugby Limited and warned that British & Irish Lions players face the risk of serious inj…

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Scarlets’ Aaron Shingler: ‘I need to keep pressing for World Cup place’

A year ago Aaron Shingler’s Wales career looked over. Now, as Scarlets prepare to face La Rochelle in the Champions Cup quarter-final, his challenge is to stay in Warren Gatland’s plansAaron Shingler was one of Wales’s standout players in the Six Natio…

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Second place in the Six Nations is no reason for Wales to pop any corks

• ‘We were happy to win ugly against France,’ says Taulupe Faletau• Coach Warren Gatland must explore new ideas on tour of AmericasLike all the coaches bar Joe Schmidt, like all the teams bar Ireland, Warren Gatland and Wales finished the Six Nations C…

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Liam Williams may face France despite sin-binning and withdrawal against Italy

• Wales full-back was substituted immediately after time in sin-bin• Warren Gatland says player must retain but control his emotionsLiam Williams is in contention to face France in Cardiff on Saturday despite being substituted at the end of his period …

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Owen Watkin swaggers into Warren Gatland’s free-running Wales reboot

The young centre’s bravado and footballing instincts epitomise coach’s free-running tactical shift for the game against ItalyMum has not been the word in the Wales camp in the build-up to Sunday’s Mother’s Day match against Italy at the Principality St…

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Owen Watkin swaggers into Warren Gatland’s free-running Wales reboot

The young centre’s bravado and footballing instincts epitomise coach’s free-running tactical shift for the game against ItalyMum has not been the word in the Wales camp in the build-up to Sunday’s Mother’s Day match against Italy at the Principality St…

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Taulupe Faletau to captain Wales for first time against Italy in Cardiff

• Scarlets flanker James Davies to make Test debut• Warren Gatland’s 10 changes will bring in ‘a lot of quality’Taulupe Faletau will captain Wales and the flanker James Davies will make his Test debut in Sunday’s Six Nations match against Italy in Card…

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Joe Schmidt calms fears on injured trio after Ireland victory over Wales

• Coach hopeful Sexton, Murray, Earls will be fit for Scotland clash • Ringrose and O’Brien could also be ready to return in a fortnightEarly concerns were that Ireland’s victory might have come at a cost but Joe Schmidt allayed fears over the conditio…

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Warren Gatland reaches 100 with Wales but admiration remains elusive | Paul Rees

A team once renowned for flakiness and unreliability now take some beating but the Wales coach will leave after the World Cup with praise rather than fanfare or gratitudeWarren Gatland will on Saturday reach 100 Test matches as Wales’s coach. He will g…

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Wales recall Leigh Halfpenny and Dan Biggar for Ireland clash

• Warren Gatland wants his side to deal with expected aerial assault• Liam Williams also returns on the wing in place of Josh AdamsWarren Gatland has called on his Wales team to use their experience to deal with an expected aerial assault from Ireland …

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France’s Marseille date with Italy shows benefit of taking Six Nations on the road | Robert Kitson

England should venture outside their London moneypit and take a big game to rugby lovers otherwise disenfranchised by geography and, in some cases, historyIt is October 2007 and the clear Mediterranean sky is turning from sapphire blue to purest velvet…

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Wales’ Ken Owens says Warren Gatland deserves more respect

• ‘I don’t think he gets the credit for what he has achieved’• Wales must beat Ireland in Dublin to stay in Six Nations huntKen Owens believes Warren Gatland’s sustained success at Test level has not always gained the respect the coach’s record merits….

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Gareth Anscombe insists Wales were not denied victory by TMO ruling

• Anscombe believes he scored try but says: ‘We had chances to fix it’• ‘We’re disappointed, but proud of way we played in second half.”Gareth Anscombe is adamant that he should have been awarded a first-half try but does not believe the failure of the…

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Warren Gatland baffled by TMO’s decision not to award try – video

Warren Gatland described the decision by the television match official not to award Wales a first-half try as ‘pretty disappointing’ as his side slumped to a fifth straight Six Nations defeat by England Continue reading…

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Warren Gatland says ‘terrible mistake’ by TMO cost Wales against England

• Wales coach claims his team were denied ‘clear-cut’ try • ‘It was a big moment in the game and he got the decision wrong’Warren Gatland cursed what he called a “terrible mistake” by the television match official at Twickenham as Wales suffered a fift…