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Alun Wyn Jones

Born: September 1, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 6'5" (196cm)
Weight: 18st 8lb (118kg)

Hometown: Swansea, Wales

Position: Lock
Alun Wyn Jones of Wales in action during the RBS Six Nations match between Wales and Scotland at Millennium Stadium on March 15, 2014
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Sports Mole has 57 articles about Alun Wyn Jones. Articles 1 to 40:
Warren Gatland enjoying a cup of tea in 2009
Wales name unchanged XV to face England in Six Nations clash at Twickenham
Wales coach Warren Gatland names the same starting XI that beat Scotland in their Six Nations opener for Saturday's meeting with England at Twickenham.
Feb 6, 20:40
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Wales name uncapped duo James Davies, Josh Adams in Six Nations squad
Wales coach Warren Gatland names uncapped pair James Davies and Josh Adams in his 39-man Six Nations squad.
Jan 16, 11:24
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Sam Warburton to lead British and Irish Lions in New Zealand tour opener
Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions against the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Saturday's tour opener in Whangarei.
May 31, 20:48
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Interview: Will Greenwood previews British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand
Sports Mole discusses the British and Irish Lions' highly-anticipated tour of New Zealand with England World Cup winner Will Greenwood.
May 26, 11:25
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Report: England trio set to miss out on British and Irish Lions squad
England trio Joe Launchbury, Jonathan Joseph and Dylan Hartley could reportedly miss out on the British and Irish Lions squad for their tour of New Zealand.
Apr 17, 21:22
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Wales unchanged for Six Nations clash against France
Wales name an unchanged side for Saturday's Six Nations finale against France.
Mar 15, 10:23
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Brian O'Driscoll, Martin Johnson back Alun Wyn Jones for Lions captaincy
Former Lions captains Brian O'Driscoll and Martin Johnson both back Alun Wyn Jones for the role in New Zealand this summer, but regard Owen Farrell as a candidate.
Feb 19, 22:30
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Alun Wyn Jones replaces Sam Warburton as Wales captain
Alun Wyn Jones will replace Sam Warburton as Wales captain for the upcoming Six Nations.
Jan 17, 12:06
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Sam Warburton 'to relinquish Wales captaincy'
A report claims that Sam Warburton is to step aside as Wales skipper later this month, with a new captain to be named prior to the Six Nations.
Jan 11, 13:08
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Result: Second-half surge earns New Zealand win over Wales
New Zealand record four second-half tries to help them to a 36-22 triumph over Wales in Wellington.
Jun 18, 10:29
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New Zealand pair Ardie Savea, Seta Tamanivalu set for debuts against Wales
New Zealand duo Ardie Savea and Seta Tamanivalu are in line to make their international debuts for the All Blacks against Wales at Eden Park.
Jun 8, 21:13
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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
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Martin Johnson backs Maro Itoje, George Kruis for Lions role
Martin Johnson backs England's Grand Slam-winning second row pairing of Maro Itoje and George Kruis to play a key role for the Lions next summer.
Mar 21, 15:41
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Interview: Wales hooker Scott Baldwin
Sports Mole speaks to Wales hooker Scott Baldwin following his side's Rugby World Cup quarter-final exit at the hands of South Africa.
Oct 17, 21:21
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Warren Gatland: 'Penalties cost Wales'
Wales head coach Warren Gatland acknowledges that four first-half penalties within scoring range cost his side in their World Cup quarter-final defeat to South Africa.
Oct 17, 20:32
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Half-Time Report: Wales on course for Rugby World Cup semi-finals
Dan Biggar hits a late drop-goal to give Wales a 13-12 lead over South Africa at half time of their Rugby World Cup quarter-final at Twickenham.
Oct 17, 16:50
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Preview: Australia vs. Wales
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's Pool A decider between Australia and Wales at Twickenham.
Oct 8, 19:30
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Alun Wyn Jones plays down Wales win
Wales lock Alun Wyn Jones plays down the significance of his side's 28-25 victory over England at Twickenham in the Rugby World Cup.
Sep 27, 04:14
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Dan Lydiate, Tomas Francis named in Wales team to face England
Wales coach Warren Gatland makes several changes to his side for the World Cup Pool A match against England.
Sep 24, 11:24
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Warren Gatland: 'Team for England match already chosen'
Warren Gatland says that places for his side against England are not up for grabs against Uruguay, suggesting that he already knows his team for the Twickenham clash.
Sep 18, 15:32
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Preview: Wales vs. Uruguay
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunday's Rugby World Cup meeting between Wales and Uruguay at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
Sep 18, 15:14
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Sam Warburton back for Wales against Italy
Sam Warburton returns to captain Wales for their final Rugby World Cup warm-up match against Italy in Cardiff.
Sep 3, 12:45
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Welsh quartet sign National Dual Contracts
Alun Wyn Jones, Dan Biggar, Scott Williams and Gareth Anscombe become the latest Welsh players to sign National Dual Contracts.
Mar 18, 14:39
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George North, Richard Hibbard return for Wales against England
Wales pair George North and Richard Hibbard are recalled for the team's Six Nations opener against England in Cardiff.
Feb 2, 12:17
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Ospreys sign Fijian international lock Tevita Cavubati
Ospreys complete the signing of Fijian international second-row Tevita Cavubati until the end of the season.
Dec 24, 20:04
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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
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Alun Wyn Jones bemoans costly mistakes
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones admits that his side have failed to learn from past mistakes following their 38-16 loss at the hands of South Africa.
Jun 14, 19:07
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Warren Gatland happy with "fantastic result"
Wales coach Warren Gatland says that his side's 27-6 win over France in the Six Nations is a "fantastic result".
Feb 21, 22:31
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Sam Warburton named on Wales bench
Sam Warburton is named among the Wales replacements for their Six Nations opener at home to Italy on Saturday.
Jan 28, 11:15
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Alun Wyn Jones commits future to Ospreys by signing new contract
Ospreys announce that Alun Wyn Jones has committed his future to the region by putting pen to paper on a new contract.
Jan 24, 08:56
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Wales announce Six Nations squad
Wales coach Warren Gatland confirms his 32-man squad for the upcoming Six Nations.
Jan 14, 15:19
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Result: Northampton Saints claim the win
Northampton Saints beat Ospreys 29-17 in this afternoon's Heineken Cup clash.
Jan 12, 14:46
British and Irish Lions' Alun Wyn Jones during the British and Irish Lions Tour match on June 11, 2013
Alun Wyn Jones overwhelmed by British and Irish Lions triumph
Alun Wyn Jones admits that the British and Irish Lions' series win in Australia is "indescribable".
Jul 6, 13:12
Lions' Brian O'Driscoll in action against NSW on June 11, 2013
Ian McGeechan: 'Lions will miss Brian O'Driscoll's leadership'
Sir Ian McGeechan believes that the British and Irish Lions will miss the leadership of Brian O'Driscoll against Australia on Saturday.
Jul 5, 11:55
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Jonathan Davies relishing Lions reunion with Jamie Roberts
Jonathan Davies says that he is looking forward to lining up alongside Jamie Roberts against Australia on Saturday.
Jul 4, 12:58
Australia's Sekope Kepu leaps onto James Horwill, front, as they celebrate beating the British and Irish Lions' during their rugby union test match on June 29, 2013
James Horwill focused on British and Irish Lions showdown
James Horwill says that he is concentrating on facing the British and Irish Lions after being cleared of intentionally stamping on Alun Wyn Jones.
Jul 2, 08:36
Australian James Horwill in action against the Barbarians on November 26, 2011
James Horwill cleared for final Britsh and Irish Lions Test
The International Rugby Board have an appeal against Australia captain James Horwill turned down, clearing him to play against the British and Irish Lions on Saturday.
Jul 2, 04:27
Australian James Horwill in action against the Barbarians on November 26, 2011
IRB hearing into James Horwill appeal to be held on July 1
The IRB announce that the appeal hearing into the decision to clear Australia captain James Horwill of stamping will take place on July 1.
Jun 28, 15:33
Australian James Horwill in action against the Barbarians on November 26, 2011
IRB to appeal decision to clear Australia's James Horwill of stamping
IRB announces plans to appeal against the ruling to clear Australia captain James Horwill of stamping.
Jun 27, 11:05
Lions coach Warren Gatland at a press conference on May 13, 2013
British and Irish Lions team announced for second Australia Test
Coach Warren Gatland names the British and Irish Lions starting XV for Saturday's second Test against Australia in Melbourne.
Jun 27, 04:52

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