Gethin Jenkins

Born: November 1, 1980 (age 36)

Weight: 19st 1lb (121kg)

Hometown: Llantwit Fardre, Wales

Position: Prop
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Sports Mole has 60 articles about Gethin Jenkins. Articles 1 to 40:
Wales's prop Tomas Francis lines up ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup warm up match between Ireland and Wales at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland on August 29, 2015.
Wales make two changes for final Test against New Zealand
Wales make two changes for their final Test against New Zealand in Dunedin on Saturday, Rob Evans replacing Gethin Jenkins and Tomas Francis coming in for Samson Lee.
Jun 22, 21:39
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Gethin Jenkins, Bradley Davies and Josh Turnbull ruled out of third NZ Test
Wales forwards Gethin Jenkins, Bradley Davies and Josh Turnbull will miss the third and final Test in New Zealand due to injury.
Jun 22, 19:59
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Warren Gatland 'excited' by New Zealand test
Wales head coach Warren Gatland is excited about the prospect of taking on back-to-back world champions New Zealand in their summer tour.
Jun 9, 12:44
Alun Wyn Jones of Wales in action during the RBS Six Nations match between Wales and Scotland at Millennium Stadium on March 15, 2014
Alun Wyn Jones to win 100th cap for Wales against New Zealand
Alun Wyn Jones will win his 100th cap for Wales during the first Test of their summer tour of New Zealand, while captain Sam Warburton also returns from injury.
Jun 8, 20:44
Alex Cuthbert of Cardiff in action during the European Rugby Challenge Cup match between London Irish and Cardiff Blues at Madejski Stadium on December 13, 2014
Result: Cardiff Blues come from behind to beat Montpellier
Josh Navidi scores two tries as Cardiff Blues come from behind to beat Montpellier 37-27 in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
Dec 11, 21:21
New Zealand's flanker and captain Richie McCaw (C) celebrates with the Webb Ellis Cup after winning the 2015 Rugby World Cup at Twickenham stadium, South-West London, on October 31, 2015
Richie McCaw's record-breaking career in numbers
Following his retirement from rugby, Sports Mole takes a look at a selection of remarkable statistics from Richie McCaw's record-breaking New Zealand career.
Nov 20, 01:03
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Result: Dominant Cardiff Blues thrash Calvisano
Cardiff Blues comfortably beat Calvisano in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
Nov 14, 15:51
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Three Wales changes for Rugby World Cup quarter-final against South Africa
Warren Gatland brings in three new faces for Wales's Rugby World Cup quarter-final against South Africa at Twickenham.
Oct 15, 11:20
George Ford (L) looks on with Owen Farrell during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 21, 2014
Preview: England vs. Wales
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's mouth-watering Rugby World Cup Pool A showdown between England and Wales at Twickenham.
Sep 24, 17:39
Aaron Jarvis of Wales during the International match betwwen Wales and South Africa at the Millennium Stadium on November 29, 2014
Two changes for Wales against Italy
Wales are forced to make two changes for their crucial Six Nations clash away to Italy.
Mar 17, 13:43
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins: "Every game is like a cup final"
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins is prepared for his side's "cup final" against Scotland this weekend as the Red Dragons aim to get their Six Nations campaign up and running.
Feb 12, 06:59
Wales' full back Leigh Halfpenny kicks a penalty during the Autumn International rugby union Test match between Wales and South Africa at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, south Wales, on November 29, 2014
Result: Leigh Halfpenny kicks Wales to win
Leigh Halfpenny kicks four penalties to give Wales a 12-6 win over South Africa in the Autumn Internationals.
Nov 29, 16:29
Wales player Leigh Halfpenny is led from the pitch after picking up an injury during the RBS Six Nations match between England and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on March 9, 2014
Leigh Halfpenny returns to Wales squad
Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny returns to the team for their Autumn International against New Zealand after recovering from a concussion.
Nov 18, 19:58
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Gethin Jenkins disappointed with Wales performance despite Fiji victory
Wales captain Gethin Jenkins is disappointed with his side's performance in victory over Fiji in their Autumn International.
Nov 15, 17:27
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Result: Cardiff Blues cruise past Rovigo
Cardiff Blues score five tries to cruise to a 33-18 win over Rovigo in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
Oct 25, 15:50
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Robin McBryde 'concerned' about referees' "preconception" of Gethin Jenkins
Wales forwards coach Robin McBryde believes that referees have a 'preconceived' idea about Gethin Jenkins following the loose-head prop's recent sin-bins.
Mar 12, 11:21
Graham Rowntree, the England forwards coach looks on during the England training session at Pennyhill Park on January 28, 2014
England's Graham Rowntree wary of Wales front trio
England forwards coach Graham Rowntree warns his players of the danger posed by Wales's Gethin Jenkins, Richard Hibbard and Adam Jones.
Mar 4, 20:14
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Robin McBryde hails Welsh pack after France rout
Wales's forwards showed character in the victory over France in the Six Nations, according to coach Robin McBryde.
Feb 22, 14:42
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins in action during his 100th cap during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Gethin Jenkins: 'Wales had a tough two weeks'
Wales prop Gethin Jenkins says that the team had a "tough two weeks" preparing for their Six Nations game against France.
Feb 21, 22:15
Wales captain Sam Warburton runs into the Argentina defence during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Result: Wales thrash France in Six Nations
Tries from Sam Warburton and George North lead Wales to a 27-6 win over France in the Six Nations.
Feb 21, 21:52
Lions head coach Warren Gatland smiles after their victory during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and British & Irish Lions at ANZ Stadium on July 6, 2013
Warren Gatland pleased with Sam Warburton return
Wales coach Warren Gatland describes Sam Warburton's return for Saturday's Six Nations encounter against Ireland as "great".
Feb 4, 11:42
Wales captain Sam Warburton runs into the Argentina defence during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Sam Warburton to start for Wales against Ireland
Wales captain Sam Warburton returns to the side for Saturday's Six Nations clash with Ireland in Dublin.
Feb 4, 11:18
Wales captain Sam Warburton runs into the Argentina defence during the International Match between Wales and Argentina at the Millennium Stadium on November 16, 2013
Wales announce Six Nations squad
Wales coach Warren Gatland confirms his 32-man squad for the upcoming Six Nations.
Jan 14, 15:19
Lions' Alex Corbisiero in action against NSW on June 11, 2013
Alex Corbisiero gets British and Irish Lions nod
Alex Corbisiero wins a place in the starting lineup for the British and Irish Lions' first Test against Australia on Saturday.
Jun 20, 04:39
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Warren Gatland calls for larger British and Irish Lions squad
Warren Gatland says that the British and Irish Lions should take a larger squad on tour due to the increased physicality in the game.
Jun 14, 05:35
Mako Vunipola of the British and Irish Lions runs during a XV-a-side rugby match against the Barbarians on June 1, 2013
Mako Vunipola: 'I'm not guaranteed Lions start'
Mako Vunipola says that injuries to Gethin Jenkins and Cian Healy do not make him certain of a start for the British and Irish Lions against Australia.
Jun 13, 06:15
Tommy Bowe scores a try for the Lions against Force on June 5, 2013
Tommy Bowe out of British and Irish Lions tour with finger injury
Tommy Bowe is forced out of the British and Irish Lions' tour of Australia with a finger injury.
Jun 8, 13:29
British and Irish Lions' Gethin Jenkins in action on June 10, 2009
Gethin Jenkins ruled out of Lions tour
British and Irish Lions prop Gethin Jenkins is ruled out of the tour of Australia with a calf injury.
Jun 8, 07:10
Scotland's Ryan Grant in action against Italy on February 9, 2013
Scotland's Ryan Grant surprised by British and Irish Lions call-up
Scotland prop Ryan Grant expresses his shock in being called up to the British and Irish Lions tour.
Jun 7, 11:59
Lions' Cian Healy being treated for an injury against Force on June 5, 2013
Cian Healy to return home from British and Irish Lions tour
Cian Healy will return home from the British and Irish Lions' tour in Australia due to an ankle injury, while Scotland prop Ryan Grant is called up.
Jun 7, 11:20
Lions captain Sam Warburton at the squad announcement on April 30, 2013
British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton fit to face Queensland Reds
British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton will make his first appearance in the tour against the Queensland Reds after recovering from a knee injury
Jun 6, 10:54
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Gethin Jenkins ruled out of Lions opener
Gethin Jenkins will miss the British and Irish Lions match against the Barbarians due to a calf strain.
May 29, 07:23
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Gethin Jenkins a doubt for British and Irish Lions opener
Gethin Jenkins is likely to miss the British and Irish Lions tour opener with the Barbarians due to a calf problem.
May 28, 07:07
Wales's Sam Warburton is tackled
Sam Warburton happy without Wales captaincy
Sam Warburton says that he is in no rush to reclaim the captaincy of Wales.
Mar 18, 06:32
Ryan Jones in action for Wales on March 9, 2013
Wales to name new skipper on Thursday
Robin McBryde says that Wales will make a decision on who will captain the side against England on Thursday.
Mar 13, 07:05
Ryan Jones
Ryan Jones ruled out for Wales
Wales skipper Ryan Jones is ruled out of their Six Nations clash with England.
Mar 12, 13:15
Wales' Paul James playing against Samoa on September 18, 2011
Paul James relishing Scotland clash
Prop Paul James expresses his excitement ahead of Wales's clash with Scotland on Saturday.
Mar 7, 07:26
Gethin Jenkins
Gethin Jenkins to rejoin Cardiff Blues from Toulon
Cardiff Blues announce that prop Gethin Jenkins will return to the club from Toulon at the end of the season.
Feb 22, 11:35
Toby Faletau
Rob Beale: 'Newport Gwent Dragons must keep Toby Faletau'
Rob Beale wants the Professional Regional Game Board to find a way to help keep Toby Faletau playing club rugby in Wales.
Dec 21, 19:53
Adam Jones
Adam Jones wants 100 Wales caps
Adam Jones wants to reach 100 caps for Wales before he retires.
Jun 6, 08:33



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