Jones, Turnbull out of Welsh team with injuries

Last updated 06:40 14/11/2012

Relevant offers

International

Brad Barritt and Jonathan Joseph team up in England midfield for Ireland warm-up John Hardie makes the grade for Scotland Rugby World Cup squad Kiwis Nathan White and Jared Payne make Ireland squad for Rugby World Cup Wales are 'more settled' than England for World Cup, claims coach Warren Gatland Cory Jane rues that injuries prevented him mounting compelling World Cup challenge Injured Kiwi playmaker Gareth Anscombe misses out on Wales' World Cup squad Fiji's Timoci Nagusa claims he was racially abused during French league game Waisake Naholo makes remarkable comeback as All Blacks squad named for Rugby World Cup Legal action hangs over Springboks' participation in Rugby World Cup All Blacks-endorsed picture book inspires kids to follow Piri Weepu's example

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