Wales v Scotland

Date:

Venue: Millennium Stadium, Cardiff

Referee: Romain Poite (France)

Attendance: 73,189

Wales v Scotland Match Reports

Following an even first half, Wales built a comfortable lead early in the second half by scoring three quick tries. Scotland came back into the game, scoring a try of their own, but it wasn't enough. An absorbing contest ended in a 27-13 victory for Wales. A selection of match reports is listed below:

Wales v Scotland Match Statistics

Wales (3) 27
Tries: Cuthbert, Halfpenny 2
Conversions: Halfpenny 3
Penalties: Halfpenny 2

Scotland (3) 13
Tries: Laidlaw
Conversions: Laidlaw
Penalties: Laidlaw 2

Man of the Match: Dan Lydiate

Wales Team Line-up

Backs: 15 Leigh Halfpenny, 14 Alex Cuthbert, 13 Jonathan Davies, 12 Jamie Roberts, 11 George North, 10 Rhys Priestland, 9 Mike Phillips

Forwards: 1 Gethin Jenkins, 2 Huw Bennett, 3 Adam Jones, 4 Ryan Jones (captain), 5 Ian Evans, 6 Dan Lydiate, 7 Aaron Shingler, 8 Toby Faletau

Replacements: 16 Ken Owens, 17 Paul James, 18 Lou Reed, 19 Andy Powell, 20 Lloyd Williams, 21 James Hook, 22 Scott Williams

Scotland Team Line-up

Backs: 15 Rory Lamont, 14 Lee Jones, 13 Nick De Luca, 12 Sean Lamont, 11 Max Evans, 10 Greig Laidlaw, 9 Chris Cusiter

Forwards: 1 Allan Jacobsen, 2 Ross Ford (captain), 3 Geoff Cross, 4 Richie Gray, 5 Jim Hamilton, 6 Alasdair Strokosch, 7 Ross Rennie, 8 David Denton

Replacements: 16 Scott Lawson, 17 Ed Kalman, 18 Alastair Kellock, 19 John Barclay, 20 Mike Blair, 21 Duncan Weir, 22 Stuart Hogg

 
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