Wales Six Nations 2017 Fixtures
Wales will play two home matches (vs England and Ireland) and three away matches (vs Italy, Scotland and France) in the 2017 Six Nations Championship.
With three wins, one draw and one loss, Wales ended the 2016 Six Nations Championship as runners-up.
Italy v Wales at Stadio Olimpico, Rome
– Kick Off: 2:00pm
Wales v England at Principality Stadium, Cardiff
– Kick Off: 4:50pm
Scotland v Wales at BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh
– Kick Off: 2:25pm
Wales v Ireland at Principality Stadium, Cardiff
– Kick Off: 8:05pm
France v Wales at Stade de France, Paris
– Kick Off: 2:45pm
Please note: All kick-off times in GMT.
Wales Squad for 2017 Six Nations Announced
Posted 17th January 2017
Wales head coach Rob Howley has announced a 36-man squad for the upcoming 2017 Six Nations. The squad includes seven uncapped players: Rory Thornton and Olly Cracknell (both Ospreys), Aled Davies and Steffan Evans (both Scarlets), Ashton Hewitt (Newport Gwent Dragons), Owen Williams (Leicester Tigers) and Thomas Young (Wasps). Alun Wyn Jones takes over as captain after Sam Warburton stepped down from the role.
FORWARDS: Scott Andrews (Cardiff Blues), Nicky Smith (Ospreys), Rob Evans (Scarlets), Rhodri Jones (Ospreys), Tomas Francis (Exeter Chiefs), Samson Lee (Scarlets), Kristian Dacey (Cardiff Blues), Ken Owens (Scarlets), Scott Baldwin (Ospreys), Jake Ball (Scarlets), Alun Wyn Jones (Ospreys, CAPTAIN), Rory Thornton (Ospreys), Luke Charteris (Bath Rugby), Cory Hill (Newport Gwent Dragons), James King (Ospreys), Justin Tipuric (Ospreys), Olly Cracknell (Ospreys), Ross Moriarty (Gloucester Rugby), Taulupe Faletau (Bath Rugby), Sam Warburton (Cardiff Blues), Thomas Young (Wasps)
BACKS: Gareth Davies (Scarlets), Rhys Webb (Ospreys), Aled Davies (Scarlets), Dan Biggar (Ospreys), Sam Davies (Ospreys), Owen Williams (Leicester Tigers), Jamie Roberts (Harlequins), Jonathan Davies (Scarlets), Scott Williams (Scarlets), Ashton Hewitt (Newport Gwent Dragons), Alex Cuthbert (Cardiff Blues), Steffan Evans (Scarlets), George North (Northampton Saints), Liam Williams (Scarlets), Leigh Halfpenny (Toulon)
See the official squad announcement at wru.wales