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Gatland keeps charges honest

Warren Gatland and Attack coach Rob Howley keeping the Wales players work in training. Photo: WalesOnline

Warren Gatland and Attack coach Rob Howley keeping the Wales players work in training. Photo: WalesOnline

Gatland says management have made Wales’ players aware they will be looking their GPS numbers and body language in training

Warren Gatland has read the riot act ahead of Wales’ vital World Cup clash with Fiji by revealing he’s prepared to drop anybody shirking in training.

The Wales coach made just three changes to the side that beat England 28-25 at Twickenham last weekend in Pool A to inspire the nation with a real backs to the wall job.

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Dejected fan demands RWC shut down after English loss

Wales fans celebrate after their win at Twickenham. Photo: WalesOnline

Wales fans celebrate after their win at Twickenham. Photo: WalesOnline

A bitter English supporter has demanded England stop paying for the tournament after losing to Wales

Who knew Wales’ victory over England was linked to the UK’s continued membership of the EU?

In Wales we haven’t stopped celebrating since Saturday’s inspirational victory but over the border some English fans are a little miffed.

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No rest for Wales stars

Wales flyhald Dan Biggar (right) celebrates one of his penalty kicks with Lloyd Williams in their 28-25 win over England on Sunday. Photo: WalesOnline

Wales flyhalf Dan Biggar (right) celebrates one of his penalty kicks with Lloyd Williams in their 28-25 win over England on Sunday. Photo: WalesOnline

Wales’ defence coach Shaun Edwards believes it is unlikely that key players will be rested when they play Fiji on Wednesday.

The Welsh are coming off a bruising encounter against England where the battle of the boot saw Dan Biggar guide them to victory.

However, Edwards revealed that Wales cannot rest on their laurels and he is expecting coach Warren Gatland to name a strong line-up for their clash against Fiji at the Millennium Stadium on Thursday.

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