Banner image

Sheedy and Lloyd star in Wales victory

Callum Sheedy kicked eight points and steered the ship as Wales ended their Autumn Nations Cup campaign in style with a comfortable 38-18 victory over Italy at Parc y Scarlets.

The fly half was on target with five conversions and a penalty, as well as providing an expert assist for Justin Tipuric, while Ioan Lloyd showcased some neat touches after coming on as an early substitute.

Wales head coach Wayne Pivac: "For us it was really important to win the game and get some more questions answered about some of the young players.

"Some of the older boys stood up and in the end, we got a reasonable result.

"As frustrating as this eight-week campaign has been at times we have learned a lot, now we need a squad that can do well in the Six Nations."

Wales: Liam Williams; Josh Adams, George North, Jonathan Davies, Louis Rees-Zammit; Callum Sheedy, Kieran Hardy; Nicky Smith, Sam Parry, Tomas Francis, Will Rowlands, Alun Wyn Jones (capt), James Botham, Justin Tipuric, Taulupe Faletau.

Replacements: Elliot Dee, Wyn Jones, Leon Brown, Cory Hill, Aaron Wainwright, Gareth Davies, Ioan Lloyd, Jonah Holmes.


Latest News

Sale Sharks Premiership clash on general sale

Sale Sharks Premiership clash on general sale

Posted: Thursday, February 9th 2023

🎞️ Kalaveti Ravouvou: the showreel

🎞️ Kalaveti Ravouvou: the showreel

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th 2023

Fijian Flyer Kalaveti Ravouvou to join Bears

Fijian Flyer Kalaveti Ravouvou to join Bears

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th 2023

Kalaveti Ravouvou: everything you need to know

Kalaveti Ravouvou: everything you need to know

Posted: Tuesday, February 7th 2023

Also from Bristol Sport

📣 Swansea City kick-off switched to Sunday
Football icon

📣 Swansea City kick-off switched to Sunday

The kick-off time for City’s trip to the Swansea.com Stadium has been pushed back to Sunday, March 19th (12:30pm).

Posted: Thursday, February 9th 2023 • Football

🎥 Morgan on high-octane home victory
Football icon

🎥 Morgan on high-octane home victory

Ffion Morgan capped her return to the pitch with a goal as Bristol City Women beat league leaders London City Lionesses 3-1 at home.

Posted: Thursday, February 9th 2023 • Football

🎥 'I had full faith' - Smith
Football icon

🎥 'I had full faith' - Smith

Lauren Smith praised the grit and resilience of her side as they saw off London City Lionesses at the Robins High Performance Centre.

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th 2023 • Football

📝 Report: Bristol City 3-1 London City Lionesses
Football icon

📝 Report: Bristol City 3-1 London City Lionesses

City defeated London City Lionesses in a top-of-the table clash at the Robins High Performance Centre.

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th 2023 • Football

🎟 Sold out away end for Severnside derby
Football icon

🎟 Sold out away end for Severnside derby

Tickets for the Robins' trip to the Cardiff City Stadium on Saturday, March 4th have sold out.

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th 2023 • Football