WALES have captain Alun Wyn Jones back as they host whipping boys Italy in their latest Six Nations game.
The Castle dislocated his shoulder during the Autumn International with New Zealand and it was assumed he would miss the entire tournament.
Wales’ title defense has not gone according to plan so far as they have been plagued by injuries and have lost three of the four games they have played.
However, last week they showed signs of improvement pushed the Grand Slam pursuer France to the stop.
And they are expected to pick up a second win of the season against the Italians.
Italy has Haven’t won a Six Nations game since 2015 and haven’t even claimed a lost bonus point this year.
When does Wales vs Italy rugby start?
What TV channel is Wales v Italy Rugby showing on and can I stream it live?
- Wales vs Italy is live on BBC One.
- Coverage begins at 1:45 p.m. – half an hour before kick-off.
- To stream the game live, go to BBC iPlayer.
- Viewers wishing to watch in Welsh can tune into S4C.
Can I watch Wales v Italy rugby for free?
- Yes. BBC is free to all UK viewers with a TV license.
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14) Louis Rees-Zammit
13) Owen Watkin
12) Uilisi Halaholo
11) Josh Adams
10) Dan Biggar
9) Gareth Davis
1) Gareth Thomas
2) Dewi Lake
3) Dillon Lewis
4) Adam Bart
5) Alun Wyn Jones
6) Seb Davies
7) Josh Navidi
8) Taulupe Faletau
Replacement: Bradley Roberts, Wyn Jones, Leon Brown, Will Rowlands, Ross Moriarty, Kieran Hardy, Callum Sheedy, Nick Tompkins
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Replacement: Luca Bigi, Cherif Traore, Tiziano Pasquali, David Sisi, Niccolò Cannone, Braam Steyn, Alessandro Fusco, Marco Zanon.
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