Six Nations: England v Scotland
Ruthless Wales sealed a record third Grand Slam under departing head coach Warren Gatland with an emphatic 25-7 victory over lacklustre Ireland at a raucous Principality Stadium.
Warren Gatland still harbours ambitions to one day coach his native New Zealand despite having turned down the chance to apply for the role.
Wales suffered a further injury blow after prop Tomas Francis was ruled out for at least the start of the Six Nations due to shoulder surgery.
Guilhem Guirado will miss the Six Nations after the France captain was ruled out for five months with a ruptured bicep.
Jonathan Davies is expected to be out for at least six months due to a knee injury, meaning he will miss the 2020 Six Nations.
England and Leicester Tigers scrum-half Ben Youngs will miss the remainder of the Premiership season after undergoing shoulder surgery.
Wales coach Warren Gatland believes his Six Nations grand slam-winning Wales side can mount a legitimate World Cup challenge this year.
Billy Vunipola has staunchly defended Owen Farrell's leadership skills after England's Six Nations capitulation against Scotland.