Leigh Halfpenny helped Wales reach the summit of rugby union’s world rankings just hours after a punishing training session in an altitude room.
Warren Gatland says Wales will not get carried away after replacing New Zealand as World Rugby’s top-ranked nation.
Wales went top of rugby union’s world rankings for the first time after beating England 13-6 in Cardiff.
Wales boss Warren Gatland has told his players they are under pressure to perform against World Cup warm-up opponents England on Saturday.
Jonathan and James Davies will become the first set of brothers since 2006 to start for Wales when they feature against England on Saturday.
Eddie Jones celebrated a successful start to England’s World Cup preparations before launching an attack on World Rugby over inconsistency among match officials.
England’s build-up to this autumn’s World Cup begins in earnest on Sunday when Wales visit Twickenham in the first of four preparation Tests leading into Japan 2019.
Wales will become rugby union’s new number one-ranked nation if they avoid defeat against England at Twickenham on Sunday.
Warren Gatland says that Alun Wyn Jones “deserves the accolades” as he prepares to become Wales’ most capped player.
Wales star Taulupe Faletau has been ruled out of the World Cup in Japan after being dealt another cruel injury blow.