Wales Rugby World Cup Team 2015

2015 Wales Fixtures & Results at Rugby World Cup

20-Sep-15 Wales   54–9  Uruguay  Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
26-Sep-15 England   25-28  Wales  Twickenham Stadium, London
1-Oct-15 Wales   23-13  Fiji  Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
10-Oct-15 Australia   15-6   Wales  Twickenham Stadium, London

Points Table

Team Pld W D L TF PF PA +/− BP Pts
Wales 2 2 0 0 9 82 34 +48 1 9

2015 Squad

Player  Position  Date of Birth (Age)  Caps  Club/province
Scott Baldwin  Hooker  12 July 1988 10 Ospreys
Ken Owens  Hooker  3 January 1987 29 Scarlets
Tomas Francis  Prop  27 April 1992 2 England Exeter Chiefs
Paul James  Prop  13 May 1982 62 Ospreys
Aaron Jarvis  Prop  20 May 1986 13 Ospreys
Gethin Jenkins  Prop  17 November 1980 116 Cardiff Blues
Samson Lee  Prop  30 November 1992 12 Scarlets
Jake Ball  Lock  21 June 1991 14 Scarlets
Luke Charteris  Lock  9 March 1983 57 France Racing
Bradley Davies  Lock  9 January 1987 46 England Wasps
Dominic Day  Lock  22 August 1985 2 England Bath
Alun Wyn Jones  Lock  19 September 1985 90 Ospreys
James King  Flanker  24 July 1990 6 Ospreys
Dan Lydiate  Flanker  18 December 1987 47 Ospreys
Justin Tipuric  Flanker  6 August 1989 33 Ospreys
Ross Moriarty  Flanker  18 April 1994 2 England Gloucester
Sam Warburton (c)  Flanker  5 October 1988 55 Cardiff Blues
Taulupe Faletau  Number 8  12 November 1990 48 Newport Gwent Dragons
Gareth Davies  Scrum-half  18 August 1990 4 Scarlets
Mike Phillips  Scrum-half  29 August 1982 94 France Racing
Lloyd Williams  Scrum-half  30 November 1989 19 Cardiff Blues
Dan Biggar  Fly-half  16 October 1989 35 Ospreys
Rhys Priestland  Fly-half  9 January 1987 35 England Bath
Cory Allen  Centre  11 February 1993 3 Cardiff Blues
Jamie Roberts  Centre  8 November 1986 70 England Harlequins
Scott Williams  Centre  10 October 1990 32 Scarlets
Hallam Amos  Wing  24 September 1994 3 Newport Gwent Dragons
Alex Cuthbert  Wing  5 April 1990 35 Cardiff Blues
George North  Wing  13 April 1992 51 England Northampton Saints
Matthew Morgan  Fullback  23 April 1992 3 England Bristol
Liam Williams  Fullback  9 April 1991 23 Scarlets

Facts

Union Welsh Rugby Union
Emblem(s) The Prince of Wales's feathers
Ground(s) Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Coach(es) Warren Gatland
Captain(s) Sam Warburton
Most caps Gethin Jenkins (114)
Top scorer Neil Jenkins (1,049)
Most tries Shane Williams (58)

 

First international
England 8 – 0 Wales (19 February 1881)
Largest win
Wales 98 – 0 Japan (26 November 2004)
Largest defeat
South Africa 96 – 13 Wales (27 June 1998)
World Cup
Appearances 7/7 (First in 1987)
Best result Third, 1987

Wales at Rugby World Cup 2011

Fixtures & Results

Date & Time Team vs Team Stadiums
11/09 - 20:30 South AfricaSouth Africa 17-16 WalesWales Wellington
18/09 - 15:30 WalesWales 17-10 SamoaSamoa Hamilton
26/09 - 19:30 WalesWales 81-7 NamibiaNamibia New Plymouth
02/10 - 18:00 WalesWales 66-0 FijiFiji Hamilton
08/10 - 18.00 Ireland 10-22 Wales Wellington
15/10 - 21.00 Wales 8-9 France Auckland
21/10 - 20.30 Wales 18-21 Australia Auckland

Squad

Player Position Caps Club/province
Huw Bennett Hooker 38 Ospreys
Lloyd Burns Hooker 0 Newport Gwent Dragons
Richard Hibbard Hooker 14 Ospreys
Scott Andrews Prop 0 Cardiff Blues
Ryan Bevington Prop 0 Ospreys
Paul James Prop 22 Ospreys
John Yapp Prop 21 Cardiff Blues
Luke Charteris Lock 22 Newport Gwent Dragons
Alun Wyn Jones Lock 48 Ospreys
Ryan Jones Lock 51 Ospreys
Lou Reed Lock 0 Scarlets
Dan Lydiate Flanker 10 Newport Gwent Dragons
Josh Turnbull Flanker 1 Scarlets
Sam Warburton (c) Flanker 14 Cardiff Blues
Toby Faletau Number 8 0 Newport Gwent Dragons
Tavis Knoyle Scrum-half 2 Scarlets
Mike Phillips Scrum-half 51 Ospreys
Stephen Jones Fly-half 99 Scarlets
Rhys Priestland Fly-half 1 Scarlets
Jonathan Davies Centre 11 Scarlets
Gavin Henson Centre 31 None (formerly RC Toulonnais)
Scott Williams Centre 0 Scarlets
Aled Brew Wing 4 Newport Gwent Dragons
George North Wing 4 Scarlets
Shane Williams Wing 79 Ospreys
Morgan Stoddart Fullback 6 Scarlets

Wales Rugby Team Coaches

Name Years
David Nash 1967
Clive Rowlands 1968–1974
John Dawes 1974–1979
John Lloyd 1980–1982
John Bevan 1982–1985
Tony Gray 1985–1988
John Ryan 1988–1990
Ron Waldron 1990–1991
Alan Davies 1991–1995
Alex Evans 1995 (caretaker coach)
Kevin Bowring 1995–1998
Dennis John 1998 (caretaker coach)
Graham Henry 1998–2002
Lynn Howells 2001 (caretaker coach)
Steve Hansen 2002–2004
Mike Ruddock 2004–2006
Scott Johnson 2006 (caretaker coach)
Gareth Jenkins 2006–2007
Nigel Davies 2007 (caretaker coach)
Warren Gatland 2007–
Robin McBryde 2009 (caretaker coach)