Well, the good news is that, all being well, I might just be available for selection by early to mid February after missing the last eight weeks due to my injury sustained against Argentina in November. Read More »
Alun Wyn Jones
Alun Wyn Jones, 26, has already enjoyed a stellar rugby union career for club and for country. Swansea born and bred the versatile lock forward has made 130 appearances for The Ospreys, winning three Celtic Leagues in the process and an Anglo-Welsh Cup. Jones has also won 66 test caps for Wales, which includes the winning of two Grand Slams (including last season) and he played his part in Wales's impressive world cup run last autumn that saw them lose in the semi-final. A law graduate, Alun Wyn also made three test appearances for the British & Irish Lions in 2009 in South Africa, and will be a favourite to be selected in the second row for the 2013 tour to Australia next summer.
Well that didn’t go quite as planned.One minute I was hoping for a busy series of autumn internationals, the next I’m off the field in the first match, against Argentina, and having my shoulder operated on within a week. Read More »
Since I last wrote, the Ospreys have moved up the RaboDirect Pro12 table and suffered a painful defeat in the Heineken Cup, and I've been wearing a fetching number sitting in a cold chamber experiencing temperatures of minus 150 degrees in Poland and now am preparing for the first of what should be four compelling autumn Tests... Read More »
Three games down, and the story so far is nowhere near a fairy tale! Off the back of last season, this season promised to offer a lot more. Read More »
With the new season almost upon us it’s strange looking back at another World Cup year and seeing what feels like a perennial season over! A season that started with summer training camps in Poland, that took us to arguably the most successful World Cup campaign in Welsh rugby World Cup history, through to a Grand... Read More »