Wales Ladies’s Six Nations Squad 2021
Warren Abrahams has introduced his squad for Wales’ opening Ladies’s Six Nations match towards France this weekend.
Saracens prop Donna Rose and Sale No 9 Jess Roberts will make their Take a look at debuts whereas Exeter scrum-half Megan Davies may additionally win her first cap from the bench.
Captain Siwan Lillicrap is at No 8 and second-row Teleri Wyn Davies will make her first begin in a Welsh jersey.
Wales crew to face France – Saturday 3 April
Robyn Wilkins; Lisa Neumann, Hannah Jones, Kerin Lake, Jasmine Joyce; Elinor Snowsill, Jess Roberts; Caryl Thomas, Kelsey Jones, Donna Rose, Gwen Crabb, Teleri Wyn Jones, Georgia Evans, Manon Johnes, Siwan Lillicrap.
Replacements: Robyn Lock, Cara Hope, Cerys Hale, Bethan Dainton, Natalia John, Megan Davies, Gemma Rowland, Courtney Knight.
Wales Ladies Six Nations squad 2021
Warren Abrahams has chosen a 32-player Wales squad for the Ladies’s Six Nations.
It’s greater than a yr since Wales performed a Take a look at – their most up-to-date fixture towards England within the 2020 championship final March – and Abrahams mentioned: “We’re all so excited to get on the pitch and characterize the jersey.”
Wasps fly-half Flo Williams, Saracens prop Donna Rose and Sale Sharks scrum-half Jess Roberts will all be seeking to make their Wales debuts in the course of the championship.
One other uncapped participant, Megan Davies, was a late call-up to the squad after skilled scrum-half Keira Bevan was dominated out with a leg damage, having solely not too long ago returned from a protracted spell on the sidelines. Alisha Butchers, Lleucu George, Beth Lewis, Carys Phillips and Kayleigh Powell are additionally injured.
Sale Sharks second-row Teleri Wyn Davies is in line for her first cap in three years whereas three gamers are coaching with the squad in a improvement capability – Madi Johns, Beth Huntley and Sisilia Tuipulotu.
Wales journey to France for his or her opening pool recreation earlier than internet hosting Eire. Then they’ll play towards the crew ranked within the equal place in Pool A, one in all England, Italy or Scotland.
Wales Ladies’s Six Nations Squad 2021
Megan Davies (19 Jan 2002/Exeter/Scrum-half)
Hannah Jones (14 Nov 1996/Gloucester-Hartpury/Centre)
Jasmine Joyce (9 Oct 1995/Bristol/Wing)
Courtney Keight (27 Dec 1997/Bristol/Centre)
Jade Knight (16 Feb 1989/Saracens/Scrum-half)
Kerin Lake (24 Might 1990/Gloucester-Hartpury/Centre)
Caitlin Lewis (16 Nov 1999/Scarlets/Wing)
Lisa Neumann (23 Dec 1993/Sale/Wing)
Jess Roberts (10 Might 1994/Sale/Scrum-half)
Gemma Rowland (7 Feb 1989/Bristol/Centre)
Elinor Snowsill (27 Jun 1989/Bristol/Fly-half)
Niamh Terry (30 Apr 2000/Exeter/Fly-half)
Megan Webb (9 Jan 2001/Pontyclun/Centre)
Robyn Wilkins (4 Apr 1995/Gloucester-Hartpury/Centre)
Flo Williams (27 Oct 11994/Wasps/Fly-half)
Gwen Crabb (28 Jun 1999/Gloucester-Hartpury/Lock)
Bethan Dainton (12 Apr 1989/Harlequins/Again-row)
Georgia Evans (29 Jan 1997/Saracens/Lock)
Abbie Fleming (31 Mar 1996/Exeter/Again-row)
Cerys Hale (4 Apr 1993/Gloucester-Hartpury/Prop)
Cara Hope (24 Nov 1993/Gloucester-Hartpury/Prop)
Gwenllian Jenkins (20 Nov 2000/Lampeter/Prop)
Natalia John (15 Feb 1996/Bristol/Lock)
Manon Johnes (17 Dec 2000/Cardiff Blues/Again-row)
Kelsey Jones (1 Sep 1997/Gloucester-Hartpury/Hooker)
Molly Kelly (28 Sep 2000/RGC/Hooker)
Siwan Lillicrap (21 Sep 1987/Bristol/Again-row)
Robyn Lock (22 Feb 1993/Gloucester-Hartpury/Hooker)
Shona Powell-Hughes (8 Jul 1991/Gloucester-Hartpury/Again-row)
Donna Rose (5 Jun 1991/Saracens/Prop)
Caryl Thomas (19 Feb 1986/Worcester/Prop)
Teleri Wyn-Davies (15 Might 1997/Sale/Lock)
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Wales Ladies’s Six Nations Fixtures 2021
(All kick-off instances are UK & Eire instances)
Sat 3 April, France v Wales (8pm, Stade de la Rabine, Vannes) Reside on BBC iPlayer/RTE Participant
Sat 10 April, Wales v Eire (5pm, Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff) Reside on BBC Wales/RTE2
Sat 24 April, Wales v Pool A crew ranked in similar place (tbc) Reside on BBC iPlayer/RTE Participant
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