James Davies was one of three Welsh players announced in Team GB's men's sevens squad for Rio yesterday at a sweltering Trafalgar Square. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie battles with a Japanese tour guide as 'Cubby' reveals who has made his teammate, Sam Cross, the player he is today.
Robin McBryde and son Billy are set to represent Wales on either side of the globe over the coming weeks with Robin travelling to New Zealand as Wales assistant coach and Billy competing at the World Rugby U20 Championship (Manchester, June 7-25). WRU TV caught up with the pair and captured a unique perspective into the factors that produce such a high-achieving rugby family.
Wales assistant coach Robin McBryde is predicting a tough battle against England on Sunday despite the fact they may not be considered to be at full strength. Players will be out to impress Eddie Jones which makes England a dangerous proposition, he says.
We speak to Olympic Silver Medallist Sam Cross on the Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast. We also go to the Principality Premiership launch and hear from WRU group chief executive Martyn Phillips, Principality Building Society group chief executive Graeme Yourston, WRU head of rugby performance Geraint John, as well as Ebbw Vale, Pontypridd, RGC and Bargoed. Dragons prop Sam Hobbs talks about his move from the Blues.
Former Wales captain Ryan Jones and ex-Wales rugby league player Matthew Silva along with chief executive Martyn Phillips are among the chosen few to represent the WRU in the 21st Golden Oldies World Rugby Festival being staged in Cardiff.