Wales v France

Date:

Venue: Millennium Stadium, Cardiff

Referee: Alain Rolland (IRFU)

Attendance: 72,086

Wales v France Match Reports

Wales put all memories of Dublin firmly behind them with an emphatic 27-6 victory over France at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. It was Wales's biggest margin of victory over France since 1950. A selection of match reports is listed below:

Wales v France Match Highlights

Wales v France Match Statistics

Wales 27 (20)
Tries: North, Warburton
Conversions: Halfpenny
Penalties: Halfpenny (5)

France 6 (6)
Penalties: Doussain, Plisson

Man of the Match: Gethin Jenkins (Wales)

Wales v France - Team Line-ups

Wales Team Line-up

Forwards

  • 1. Gethin Jenkins
  • 2. Richard Hibbard
  • 3. Adam Jones
  • 4. Luke Charteris
  • 5. Jake Ball
  • 6. Dan Lydiate
  • 7. Sam Warburton (Captain)
  • 8. Taulupe Faletau

Backs

  • 9. Rhys Webb
  • 10. Rhys Priestland
  • 11. Liam Williams
  • 12. Jamie Roberts
  • 13. George North
  • 14. Alex Cuthbert
  • 15. Leigh Halfpenny

Replacements

  • 16. Ken Owens
  • 17. Paul James
  • 18. Rhodri Jones
  • 19. Andrew Coombs
  • 20. Justin Tipuric
  • 21. Mike Phillips
  • 22. Dan Biggar
  • 23. James Hook

France Team Line-up

Forwards

  • 1. Thomas Domingo
  • 2. Dimitri Szarzewski
  • 3. Nicolas Mas
  • 4. Pascal Pape (Captain)
  • 5. Yoann Maestri
  • 6. Yannick Nyanga
  • 7. Wenceslas Lauret
  • 8. Louis Picamoles

Backs

  • 9. Jean-Marc Doussain
  • 10. Jules Plisson
  • 11. Hugo Bonneval
  • 12. Wesley Fofana
  • 13. Mathieu Bastareaud
  • 14. Yoann Huget
  • 15. Brice Dulin

Replacements

  • 16. Brice Mach
  • 17. Yannick Forestier
  • 18. Vincent Debaty
  • 19. Sebastien Vahaamahina
  • 20. Damien Chouly
  • 21. Maxime Machenaud
  • 22. Remi Tales
  • 23. Gael Fickou
 

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