Wales unchanged for Six Nations decider

Wales coach Warren Gatland caught with the tried and examined as he named an unchanged group to tackle Eire in Saturday’s Six Nations conflict in Cardiff. He saved the identical beginning line-up and replacements that overcame Scotland 18-11 away at Murrayfield final weekend to keep up their successful run and set themselves up for the Grand Slam. There had been some concern over fullback Liam Williams’ availability, however he has been handed match to play. He was taken off within the second half final Saturday with a shoulder damage. “We’ve rewarded the gamers for the final couple of outings and the final couple of victories,” mentioned Gatland. “These gamers are on an excellent run, they're a vastly spectacular group and so they should be going into the ultimate weekend with every thing to play for. “It's a nice reward for them for the onerous work they've put in and we're all trying ahead to what's going to be an enormous recreation. “For various us as coaches that is our final Six Nations recreation and the truth that it's in Cardiff is further particular. “There's certain to be a little bit of emotion on Saturday and that's one thing to embrace. It is going to be Gatland’s 50th Six Nations match answerable for Wales – and in addition his final – as he's leaving after the World Cup in Japan later within the yr. Captain Alun Wyn Jones, 33, will equal Gethin Jenkins’ whole check look report as he strikes to 134 caps – made up of 125 assessments for Wales and 9 for the British and Irish Lions. Workforce: Liam Williams, George North, Jonathan Davies, Hadleigh Parkes, Josh Adams, Gareth Anscombe, Gareth Davies, Ross Moriarty, Justin Tipuric, Josh Navidi, Alun Wyn Jones (capt), Adam Beard, Tomas Francis, Ken Owens, Rob Evans Replacements: Elliot Dee, Nicky Smith, Dillon Lewis, Jake Ball, Aaron Wainwright, Aled Davies, Dan Biggar, Owen Watkin.