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 Alan Tait of Leeds is tackled by Shaun Edwards and Andy Farrell of Wigan during the 1995 Division One Premiership final at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. Photograph:  Ben Radford/Allsport

When Andy Farrell became a team-mate of Shaun Edwards during Wigan’s glory days in the early 1990s neither of them could have remotely imagined becomi(...)

Vastly experienced Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones will lead a starting line-up for Saturday’s match containing a Six Nations record of 859 caps. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

Wales v France, Principality Stadium, Saturday, 4.45pm - Virgin Media BBC 1 There was an echo of the Warren Gatland era this week when the prop Wyn (...)

Wales coach Wayne Pivac saw his tenure get off to a winning start against Italy. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

It looked so easy. The RDS in 2017. Aviva Stadium a week later. Leinster and Munster ripped to shreds as the Scarlets streaked to an unforeseen Pro 1(...)

France’s Grégory Alldritt against England in Paris.  He is not the most powerful eight in the world, but he regularly finds a weak shoulder or gaps to make additional yards.   Photograph:   EPA/Yoan Valat

At the 2020 Guinness Six Nations launch, Fabien Galthié spoke of the French team’s desire to reconnect with the French public through shared emotions (...)

Teddy Thomas and Charles Ollivon celebrate after the France captain scored his side’s second try at the Stade de France. Photograph: Franck Fife/Getty/AFP

France 24 England 17 When Eddie Jones talked recently about England looking to become the greatest team the world has ever seen, this was not the sta(...)

Wayne Pivac’s Wales tenure begins against Italy in Cardiff on Saturday. Photograph: David Davies/PA

Six Nations: Wales v Italy. Kick-off: 2.15pm, Saturday. Venue: Principality Stadium, Cardiff. How to follow: The Irish Times liveblog begins at 1.45p(...)

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones with new head coach Wayne Pivac. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Overview They were so close. Warren Gatland’s golden tenure nearly got the end it deserved, with Wales coming within touching distance of a maiden Ru(...)

New Franch coach Fabien Galthié with his new captain Charles Ollivon. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Overview When France last won the Grand Slam in 2010, you would have got generous odds on them waiting at least another decade for their next title. (...)

The men’s and women’s captains at the launch of the Guinness Six Nations Championship in London on Wednesday. From left:   Siwan Lillicrap (Wales),  Giada Franco (Italy),  Luca Bigi (Italy),  Stuart Hogg (Scotland),  Jonathan Sexton (Ireland), Alun Wyn Jones (Wales),  Sarah Hunter (England),  Charles Ollivon (France),  Owen Farrell (England),  Gaëlle Hermet (France), Ciara Griffin (Ireland) and  Rachel Malcolm (Scotland).  Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

With four new coaches, predicting the winner of this Six Nations is a tricky business. We have very little information on what game plan the new coach(...)

Munster senior coach Stephen Larkham with Billy Holland: In recruiting Graham Rowntree and Stephen Larkham, Munster have brought in fresh creative thinking and vast experience into their organisation. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

The majority of teams in Europe are employing the exact same game plan. Most teams are using the same tactics inside the same attacking and defensive(...)

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