Jones, Turnbull out of Welsh team with injuries

Last updated 06:40 14/11/2012

Relevant offers

International

Joe Schmidt offered Ireland coaching contract to 2019 Rugby World Cup Wallabies No 10 Bernard Foley re-signs with Australian rugby for three more years A team to fear - France's First XV of All Blacks Samoa PM wishes All Blacks could be bought with coconuts French rugby clubs report huge debts as All Blacks signings mount Leicester gets rough ride in USA's first professional rugby match Wallabies and Reds playmaker Quade Cooper to have meeting with Toulon officials Sean Maitland in race to make Rugby World Cup after shoulder surgery Struggling Sam Burgess shifted to flanker for Bath in English Premiership Robbie Deans and Bernard Laporte get World XV coaching gigs

Wales lock Alun-Wyn Jones and flanker Josh Turnbull will miss the rest of the autumn rugby series because of their injuries in the 26-12 loss to Argentina last weekend.

Jones popped his left shoulder and was replaced in the first half, while Turnbull damaged knee ligaments. The Welsh Rugby Union said they will miss the test against Samoa at Millennium on Friday, followed by matches against New Zealand and Australia.

Flanker Ryan Jones and centre Ashley Beck are expected to be fit to face Samoa, while centre Jamie Roberts was still recovering from being concussed in the first half against the Pumas.

Ad Feedback

- AP

Special offers
Opinion poll

Who was the better Springboks lock?

Bakkies Botha

Victor Matfield

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content