4 Results for tag: Wales

Shaun Edwards sets his ultimate goal: ‘to be part of No1 team in the world’

There are plenty of occasional winners in sport, people who get lucky on a particular day. Then there are a precious few, like Shaun Edwards, who win so often it becomes their personal default setting. The other day Wales’s defence coach was counting the major trophies he has won since he first represented Wigan at 16. The answer is 49, with this ... More

Edwards is world’s best – Dawson

Edwards and Gatland have renewed their coaching partnership Dawson, who played at Wasps for Edwards and Wales coach Warren Gatland, says Wales have secured a massive coup. "With Warren and Shaun you get defence, structure, discipline and, ultimately, you will get trophies," Dawson told the BBC's Sport Wales programme. "I cannot emphasise ... More

Fear of failure spurs Shaun Edwards

There have been a couple of buzzwords about rugby lately that have been curiously unavoidable. They have popped up in discussions on England, been central to observations on Wales, Matt Dawson was on national radio emphatically announcing their value and Danny Cipriani, England's putative No 10, couldn't stop talking about them. The words "Shaun" and ... More

Wales defence provides perfect testimonial for emotional Shaun Edwards as he seeks new challenges

If this is to be Shaun Edwards’ last Six Nations campaign as Wales defence coach, which he hinted it might well be, then this will be his calling card for future employers. The seemingly unstoppable green machine met its match in a red wall forged brick by brick by Edwards. Even if Wales’s total tackle count was downgraded on Sunday from 289 ... More