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walesonline
Sean Holley: I'm in no hurry to coach againhe rate him? “Matt is a good coach and a good bloke,” he said. “He also has g
Sean Holley: I'm in no hurry to coach again
walesonline / Posted an hour ago
he rate him? “Matt is a good coach and a good bloke,” he said. “He also has good coaches to work with in the likes of Rob Howley and Neil Jenkins.”Matt Sherratt has joined Wales Wales need three wins this autumn He continued: “How do I see... Read more
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walesonline
The greatest 15 who played within the boundaries of Ospreyliain a Test for the Lions and Robert Jones was as good as any No. 9 in the world
The greatest 15 who played within the boundaries of Ospreylia
walesonline / Posted yesterday
in a Test for the Lions and Robert Jones was as good as any No. 9 in the world in the late 1980s. But then there’s Rob Howley to consider. At St Helen’s in 1993, Jones handed the future Wales coach a scrum-half masterclass, but over his... Read more
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walesonline
Here's how the big name Welsh exiles have started their seasonfor selection for last weekend's defeat to Leicester, but there are no suggesti
Here's how the big name Welsh exiles have started their season
walesonline / Posted yesterday
for selection for last weekend's defeat to Leicester, but there are no suggestions that it should have interim Wales boss Rob Howley concerned. Getty ImagesBath forward Luke Charteris goes on the rampage Taulupe Faletau (Bath) The dynamic No.8... Read more
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walesonline
Wales star Liam wanted by clutch of top English clubsby Gatland's Law. George North, Taulupe Faletau and Jamie Roberts are amongst
Wales star Liam wanted by clutch of top English clubs
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
by Gatland's Law. George North, Taulupe Faletau and Jamie Roberts are amongst the Wales squad men currently plying their trade over the border. This season Wales caretaker coach Rob Howley is only permitted to pick three exiles as w... Read more
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walesonline
Gatland reveals what he wants to see from players ahead of Lions tourfirst steps towards building that framework will be taken on December 7, when G
Gatland reveals what he wants to see from players ahead of Lions tour
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
first steps towards building that framework will be taken on December 7, when Gatland names his back-room staff.Adam Beard, Rob Howley and Warren Gatland during preparation for the 2013 British and Irish Lions tour Familiar faces have been involved... Read more
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walesonline
The inside story of Wales' most incredible nightNorth and Alex Cuthbert celebrate during the Rugby World Cup match Read More
The inside story of Wales' most incredible night
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
North and Alex Cuthbert celebrate during the Rugby World Cup match Read More Gatland’s loyal chief lieutenant Rob Howley, who will assume head coaching duties this season with his commander away on Lions duty, recalls the weeks and... Read more
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give me sport
British & Irish Lions captain could miss Barbarians clashbump in training last week and it is just a bit puffy so we will assess that ov
British & Irish Lions captain could miss Barbarians clash
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
bump in training last week and it is just a bit puffy so we will assess that over the next 24 hours," said assistant coach Rob Howley. If Warburton does miss out, then compatriot Justin Tipuric is likely to get the chance to push his case for a... Read more
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walesonline
Howley on brink of being named Gatland's 2019 successorRob Howley has all but been named as the next permanent Wales coach, with WRU b
Howley on brink of being named Gatland's 2019 successor
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Rob Howley has all but been named as the next permanent Wales coach, with WRU boss Martyn Phillips saying he ‘warrants the opportunity’. The former Lions scrum-half is currently in charge of the senior national squad on a temporary basis with Warren... Read more
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walesonline
Wales stars playing abroad could be good thing, says WRU bossseems to run contrary to the recent clarification of so-called Gatland’s Law.
Wales stars playing abroad could be good thing, says WRU boss
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
seems to run contrary to the recent clarification of so-called Gatland’s Law. Only three of those seven can be picked by Rob Howley as wildcards for each international campaign during this coming season. Yet just as the policy looked to be... Read more
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walesonline
Comment: Why Rob Howley will punch his weight as Wales bossAt his first press briefing as the new, albeit temporary, Wales head coach, Rob
Comment: Why Rob Howley will punch his weight as Wales boss
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
At his first press briefing as the new, albeit temporary, Wales head coach, Rob Howley looked every inch a man with a plan. But then as Mike Tyson once said, everyone has a plan until they get punched in the face. Howley’s bloody nose days are now... Read more
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walesonline
The big Rob Howley interviewThe world of international rugby coaching isn’t exactly new to Rob Howley, but
The big Rob Howley interview
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
The world of international rugby coaching isn’t exactly new to Rob Howley, but there’s a sense he is entering uncharted territory in the coming few months. Sure, he took temporary charge of Wales in 2012 and 2013 when Warren Gatland first became... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sam Warburton has been named Wales captain for autumn TestsWarburton's role for November appointments with Australia, Argentina, Japan and
Sam Warburton has been named Wales captain for autumn Tests
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Warburton's role for November appointments with Australia, Argentina, Japan and South Africa, interim Wales head coach Rob Howley also underlined the 27-year-old's British and Irish Lions captaincy credentials. Cardiff Blues flanker Warburton,... Read more
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walesonline
Rob Howley: This time I'll make all the decisionsRob Howley has revealed how the dynamic between him and Warren Gatland suffered
Rob Howley: This time I'll make all the decisions
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
Rob Howley has revealed how the dynamic between him and Warren Gatland suffered during the autumn whitewash of 2012, and insisted that his current spell in sole charge of Wales ‘feels different’ from that first experience. Wales endured a November... Read more
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walesonline
The state of play with Wales' nine tighthead contenderssuggesting there had been no offer on the table within Wales when he signed for
The state of play with Wales' nine tighthead contenders
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
suggesting there had been no offer on the table within Wales when he signed for the French big guns. So he's available to Rob Howley and made his debut as a replacement for Clermont in the victory over Bordeaux Begles last weekend. Read More The... Read more
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walesonline
Tom James chases Wales place after signing deal with Cardiff Bluesdeal to keep him at the Arms Park. Blues coach Danny Wilson believes James cou
Tom James chases Wales place after signing deal with Cardiff Blues
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
deal to keep him at the Arms Park. Blues coach Danny Wilson believes James could force his way into caretaker Wales boss Rob Howley’s plans for the autumn internationals – if he keeps on producing the goods for the Blues. The 29-year-old has... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Matt Sherratt to join Wales' coaching staff during four-Test autumn seriesclub Bristol ahead of this season. He previously worked at Worcester. Sherratt
Matt Sherratt to join Wales' coaching staff during four-Test autumn series
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
club Bristol ahead of this season. He previously worked at Worcester. Sherratt will join a Wales coaching group headed by Rob Howley for this season, with Howley stepping up due to Warren Gatland being on British and Irish Lions business ahead of... Read more
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walesonline
Wales have made a shock coaching appointmentcoach Matt Sherratt is the shock choice to join the Wales management team for t
Wales have made a shock coaching appointment
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
coach Matt Sherratt is the shock choice to join the Wales management team for this season’s autumn internationals. With Rob Howley stepping up to be head coach in the absence of Warren Gatland on Lions duty, there is a vacancy for a backs... Read more
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walesonline
The state of play with Wales' heavyweight autumn opponentsWales host Australia, Argentina and South Africa at the Principality Stadium in
The state of play with Wales' heavyweight autumn opponents
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
Wales host Australia, Argentina and South Africa at the Principality Stadium in November during their autumn Test series. Rob Howley will be Wales’ caretaker coach with Warren Gatland having began his sabbatical with the Lions ahead of next year’s... Read more
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walesonline
Six Nations tickets just went on sale and this is how you get themTickets for Wales' home matches in next year's RBS Six Nations are being releas
Six Nations tickets just went on sale and this is how you get them
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
Tickets for Wales' home matches in next year's RBS Six Nations are being released today. Rob Howley takes the Wales reins from Warren Gatland for the competition this time around and the WRU have told fans where they can snap up the ever-popular... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gatland promises a level playing field for Lions selectionlot of people that will come into contention,” Gatland said when asked if he ha
Gatland promises a level playing field for Lions selection
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
lot of people that will come into contention,” Gatland said when asked if he had already thought about taking the likes of Rob Howley, his deputy for Wales, and Townsend. “Probably from 2013 I would look to add another coach. Just to take a bit of... Read more
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SportsFan
NZ No.9 Smith rugby's world best: Gatlandand the Third test against Australia in Auckland to follow. The 52-year-old, w
NZ No.9 Smith rugby's world best: Gatland
SportsFan / Posted 19 days ago
and the Third test against Australia in Auckland to follow. The 52-year-old, who is handing control of the Wales squad to Rob Howley while on Lions duty, said he would name his backroom staff on December 7 and his squad in mid-April after spending... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
All Blacks scrumhalf Smith is world's best player - Gatlandthird test against Australia in Auckland that follows it. The 52-year-old, who
All Blacks scrumhalf Smith is world's best player - Gatland
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
third test against Australia in Auckland that follows it. The 52-year-old, who is handing control of the Wales squad to Rob Howley while on Lions duty, said he would be naming his backroom staff on Dec. 7 and his squad in mid-April next year... Read more
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Super Sport
Gatland hails All Blacks scrumhalf Smiththird test against Australia in Auckland that follows it. The 52-year-old, who
Gatland hails All Blacks scrumhalf Smith
Super Sport / Posted 19 days ago
third test against Australia in Auckland that follows it. The 52-year-old, who is handing control of the Wales squad to Rob Howley while on Lions duty, said he would be naming his backroom staff on December 7 and his squad in mid-April next year... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Three Lions on Wales' wildcard listso-called Gatland's Law, will first take effect for November Tests against Aust
Three Lions on Wales' wildcard list
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
so-called Gatland's Law, will first take effect for November Tests against Australia, Argentina, Japan and South Africa. Rob Howley, who will be Wales' head coach this term while Warren Gatland concentrates on Lions business ahead of next... Read more
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walesonline
Gatland's Law explained: Why the likes of Luke Charteris aren't capturedwildcards and there was no problem as only Roberts and Priestland were effected
Gatland's Law explained: Why the likes of Luke Charteris aren't captured
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
wildcards and there was no problem as only Roberts and Priestland were effected. But now, seven players are impacted and Rob Howley can only pick three of them, having taken the helm with Gatland away with the Lions. The wildcard allocation will... Read more
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walesonline
Ashley Beck's injury curse has struck againit was whitewashed 3-0 in New Zealand in June and a fit Beck would surely be in
Ashley Beck's injury curse has struck again
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
it was whitewashed 3-0 in New Zealand in June and a fit Beck would surely be in the mix for selection when caretaker boss Rob Howley considers his squad for autumn internationals with Australia, Argentina, Japan and South Africa. Seven-times... Read more
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walesonline
The seven players who are OFFICIALLY captured by Gatland's Lawbut that has not proved to be the case. Only three of the seven impacted playe
The seven players who are OFFICIALLY captured by Gatland's Law
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
but that has not proved to be the case. Only three of the seven impacted players can be selected by Wales head coach Rob Howley for each international campaign during this coming season. Looking at the list, one would assume that Bath... Read more
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walesonline
George North has failed in a dispute over his Wales selectionwould be captured by the law – or the WRU Senior Player Selection Policy as it
George North has failed in a dispute over his Wales selection
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
would be captured by the law – or the WRU Senior Player Selection Policy as it is called – which allows Warren Gatland or Rob Howley to select only three non-Welsh-based players as wildcards. North believed he would be exempt from needing a... Read more
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Scotsman
New Lions coach Warren Gatland’s warning to Vern Cottergoing to put his name forward,” Gatland said. “The next few months is about sta
New Lions coach Warren Gatland’s warning to Vern Cotter
Scotsman / Posted 21 days ago
going to put his name forward,” Gatland said. “The next few months is about starting to put a list together.” Meanwhile, Rob Howley will now temporarily replace Gatland as Wales coach. {* traditionalRegistration_firstName *} {*... Read more
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walesonline
Here are the 10 candidates to join Wales' coaching teamWho was the Wales attacking coach the last time they won the Six Nations title
Here are the 10 candidates to join Wales' coaching team
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
Who was the Wales attacking coach the last time they won the Six Nations title in 2013? You might say Rob Howley. You would be wrong. Because it was in fact former Wales wing and then Scarlets backs boss Mark Jones. The 2005 Grand Slam-winner was... Read more
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walesonline
This is Rob Howley's last chance to become Gatland's successorFresh faces, ideas and voices were required. Despite the concern from fans, Ho
This is Rob Howley's last chance to become Gatland's successor
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
Fresh faces, ideas and voices were required. Despite the concern from fans, Howley’s CV as a coach is impressive enough. Rob Howley and Warren Gatland on the 2013 Lions tour to Australia As well as his involvement in this Wales golden era, he... Read more
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HITC Sport
Warren Gatland singles out Dylan Hartley as possible Lions captaincomments might make them change their mind.” Gatland is flying to New Zealand
Warren Gatland singles out Dylan Hartley as possible Lions captain
HITC Sport / Posted 21 days ago
comments might make them change their mind.” Gatland is flying to New Zealand immediately on a scouting mission, leaving Rob Howley to assume control of the Wales national side. ”I wouldn’t be here if I didn’t think we had the ability to go to... Read more
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Super Sport
Gatland confirmed to lead Lions2009 when they were beaten by South Africa. Gatland will relinquish his Wales
Gatland confirmed to lead Lions
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
2009 when they were beaten by South Africa. Gatland will relinquish his Wales responsibilities for a year, with assistant Rob Howley again taking over, and said he would begin work immediately on putting together a management team for the... Read more
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express
Lions coach Warren Gatland unfazed by challenge of New Zealand tourto a series win in Australia in 2013, Gatland earned himself first refusal on t
Lions coach Warren Gatland unfazed by challenge of New Zealand tour
express / Posted 21 days ago
to a series win in Australia in 2013, Gatland earned himself first refusal on the job. In dedicating his season to it – Rob Howley was confirmed as Wales caretaker coach yesterday – he showed his determination to throw all he has at it. He... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lions coach Warren Gatland: If you're scared of the All Blacks, don't get on the planeaway." Gatland has stepped down from his position as Wales head coach for the
Lions coach Warren Gatland: If you're scared of the All Blacks, don't get on the plane
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
away." Gatland has stepped down from his position as Wales head coach for the remainder of the season, with backs coach Rob Howley taking over from the 52-year-old as he did in 2013. The tourists will face a gruelling 10-match schedule -... Read more
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Super Sport
Gatland confirmed as man to lead Lions2009 when they were beaten by South Africa. Gatland will relinquish his Wales
Gatland confirmed as man to lead Lions
Super Sport / Posted 21 days ago
2009 when they were beaten by South Africa. Gatland will relinquish his Wales responsibilities for a year, with assistant Rob Howley again taking over, and said he would begin work immediately on putting together a management team for the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dylan Hartley can lead Lions in New Zealand, says Warren Gatland— that for 10 months he is solely the Lions head coach, not the Wales head coac
Dylan Hartley can lead Lions in New Zealand, says Warren Gatland
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
— that for 10 months he is solely the Lions head coach, not the Wales head coach. That job has been temporarily handed to Rob Howley. As such, he is heartened by the rise of England. 'The best thing at the moment about the Lions, and purely with... Read more
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Canberra Times
British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand 2017: Warren Gatland's mission impossible?coaches and backroom staff will named on December 7. Gatland has stepped aside
British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand 2017: Warren Gatland's mission impossible?
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
coaches and backroom staff will named on December 7. Gatland has stepped aside with immediate effect as Wales head coach - Rob Howley assumes the reins until the end of the Lions tour - and leaves for a recce to New Zealand today, taking in the All... Read more
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SportsFan
Wales appoint Howley as interim head coachMore Rugby News Wales' Six Nations hopes are in safe hands with Rob Howley mad
Wales appoint Howley as interim head coach
SportsFan / Posted 21 days ago
More Rugby News Wales' Six Nations hopes are in safe hands with Rob Howley made temporary head coach for the second time to replace Warren Gatland, WRU chief Martyn Phillips says. Howley was on Wednesday promoted with immediate effect after it was... Read more
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heraldscotland
'Eternal optimist' Gatland ready for rugby's biggest challengein Australia four years ago. Now, as then, he has taken a sabbatical from his j
'Eternal optimist' Gatland ready for rugby's biggest challenge
heraldscotland / Posted 21 days ago
in Australia four years ago. Now, as then, he has taken a sabbatical from his job as Wales coach, handing over the reins to Rob Howley. The composition of the 2013 tour squad - 15 Welshmen, 10 from England, nine from Ireland and only three Scots -... Read more
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walesonline
Sam Warburton on Warren Gatland's appointment as Lions coachworld over the past 10 years. Does it mean you can’t beat them? Of course it do
Sam Warburton on Warren Gatland's appointment as Lions coach
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
world over the past 10 years. Does it mean you can’t beat them? Of course it doesn’t. Any team is beatable, that’s sport.Rob Howley and Warren Gatland on the 2013 Lions tour to Australia Read More “But they have consistently shown year after... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warren Gatland confirmed to coach 2017 British and Irish Lionsand South Africa over the next two weekends in the Rugby Championship. He plans
Warren Gatland confirmed to coach 2017 British and Irish Lions
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
and South Africa over the next two weekends in the Rugby Championship. He plans to reveal his support staff on Dec. 7. Rob Howley will take over Wales in Gatland's absence, as he did successfully in 2012-13. The Lions face 10 matches next... Read more
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Super Sport
Wales opt for Howley's leadership Wales' Six Nations hopes are in safe hands with Rob Howley made temporary hea
Wales opt for Howley's leadership
Super Sport / Posted 22 days ago
Wales' Six Nations hopes are in safe hands with Rob Howley made temporary head coach for the second time to replace Warren Gatland, WRU chief Martyn Phillips said on Wednesday. Howley was promoted with immediate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wales opt for Howley to lead them in Six NationsLONDON: Wales' Six Nations hopes are in safe hands with Rob Howley made tempora
Wales opt for Howley to lead them in Six Nations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
LONDON: Wales' Six Nations hopes are in safe hands with Rob Howley made temporary head coach for the second time to replace Warren Gatland, WRU chief Martyn Phillips said on Wednesday. Howley was promoted with immediate effect after it was confirmed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Howley promoted to Wales head coach after Gatland steps downRob Howley has been promoted to Wales head coach for the second time after Warr
Howley promoted to Wales head coach after Gatland steps down
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Rob Howley has been promoted to Wales head coach for the second time after Warren Gatland stepped down with immediate effect to join forces with the Lions. WRU chiefs will monitor Howley's performance as a 'trial' for their coaching succession plan,... Read more
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walesonline
This is why Wales decided to give Rob Howley the jobthat the WRU looked at external options when it came to deciding who should lea
This is why Wales decided to give Rob Howley the job
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
that the WRU looked at external options when it came to deciding who should lead Wales in Gatland's absence. And he said Rob Howley emerged as the obvious top choice. He explained: "We looked at all the options with seriousness. "At the end of... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Wales place Rob Howley in charge during Warren Gatland's Lions absenceand Irish Lions head coach. With Gatland now seconded from his Wales coaching
Wales place Rob Howley in charge during Warren Gatland's Lions absence
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 days ago
and Irish Lions head coach. With Gatland now seconded from his Wales coaching role for the next 10 months on Lions duty, Rob Howley will take the reins. Wales face autumn Tests against Australia, Argentina, Japan and South Africa, plus the 2017... Read more
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The News and Star
Wales place Rob Howley in charge during Warren Gatland's Lions absenceand Irish Lions head coach. With Gatland now seconded from his Wales coaching
Wales place Rob Howley in charge during Warren Gatland's Lions absence
The News and Star / Posted 22 days ago
and Irish Lions head coach. With Gatland now seconded from his Wales coaching role for the next 10 months on Lions duty, Rob Howley will take the reins. Wales face autumn Tests against Australia, Argentina, Japan and South Africa, plus the 2017... Read more
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walesonline
The full and revealing Warren Gatland transcriptplayers may have toured New Zealand, been to the World Cup, those are the facto
The full and revealing Warren Gatland transcript
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
players may have toured New Zealand, been to the World Cup, those are the factors you need to look at.Adam Beard, Rob Howley and Warren Gatland during preparation for the 2013 British and Irish Lions tour It is a really tough country to... Read more
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Sporting Life
Howley takes over from Gatland Rob Howley has been named as Wales head coach while Warren Gatland concentrat
Howley takes over from Gatland
Sporting Life / Posted 22 days ago
Rob Howley has been named as Wales head coach while Warren Gatland concentrates on his New Zealand tour role with the British and Irish Lions for the next 10 months.Rob Howley (right) will fill in for Warren... Read more
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