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Dan Biggar

Born: October 1, 1989 (age 31)

Height: 6' 2" (188cm)
Weight: 14st 0lb (89kg)

Hometown: Morriston, Swansea, Wales

Position: Fly-half
Dan Biggar of the Ospreys kicks a penalty during the Heineken Cup pool 1 match between Northampton Saints and Ospreys at Franklin's Gardens on October 20, 2013
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Sports Mole has 200 articles about Dan Biggar. Articles 1 to 40:
Finn Russell pictured for Scotland in October 2019
Finn Russell potentially in contention for second South Africa Test
The Scotland star missed the Lions' 22-17 victory over South Africa on Saturday with an Achilles problem.
Jul 26, 12:41
British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland before the match on July 3, 2021
Warren Gatland warns Lions to prepare for South Africa backlash
Warren Gatland's side overcame a nine-point half-time deficit to get off to a winning start.
Jul 24, 21:28
The British and Irish Lions celebrate beating South Africa on July 24, 2021
Result: Lions come from behind to win first South Africa Test
The Lions recovered from being 12-3 down at the interval.
Jul 24, 20:04
Wales' Dan Biggar sits injured on October 9, 2019
Dan Biggar calls on Lions to 'stay in the arm wrestle' against South Africa
The series opener takes place at the Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.
Jul 19, 22:28
British and Irish Lions' Louis Rees-Zammit in action against South Africa A on July 14, 2021
Result: British and Irish Lions beaten by South Africa A
The match was billed as an unofficial fourth Test.
Jul 14, 22:06
Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray in action against England during the Six Nations on February 2, 2019
Conor Murray to start first Lions game as captain against South Africa 'A'
Conor Murray is reunited with Dan Biggar at half-back at Cape Town Stadium.
Jul 12, 10:07
Marcus Smith pictured for Harlequins in May 2019
Marcus Smith to act as injury cover for Finn Russell in Lions squad
Marcus Smith only made his England debut against the USA last Sunday.
Jul 10, 17:03
British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland before the match on July 3, 2021
Lions coach Warren Gatland braced for more fixture disruption
Next week's warm-up matches could be switched and Warren Gatland expects the final two Tests against South Africa to be moved to Cape Town.
Jul 9, 20:17
British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland before the match on July 3, 2021
Lions set to face Sharks following negative coronavirus tests
The player who initially produced a positive on Wednesday has since tested negative twice.
Jul 9, 14:39
Finn Russell pictured for Scotland in October 2019
Finn Russell insists he can be trusted to execute gameplan
Finn Russell is in contention to start Saturday's match against Emirates Lions in Johannesburg.
Jun 30, 22:16
Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones goes down injured against Japan on June 26, 2021
Dan Biggar sympathises with Alun Wyn Jones over injury
Alun Wyn Jones has returned home to Wales to begin treatment on the cruel injury.
Jun 27, 22:25
Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray in action against England during the Six Nations on February 2, 2019
Conor Murray to captain Lions in South Africa following Alun Wyn Jones injury
Warren Gatland suffered a big injury blow in his side's win against Japan.
Jun 26, 22:26
Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones goes down injured against Japan on June 26, 2021
Who could replace Alun Wyn Jones as Lions captain?
Alun Wyn Jones will not be going to South Africa after he dislocated his shoulder on Saturday.
Jun 26, 19:50
British and Irish Lions celebrate a try against Japan on June 26, 2021
Result: Lions' victory over Japan overshadowed by major injury problems
Japan were beaten 28-10 at Murrayfield, with Alun Wyn Jones suffering a dislocated shoulder inside eight minutes.
Jun 26, 18:02
Lions Head Coach Warren Gatland during the announcement on June 2019
Preview: British and Irish Lions vs. Japan - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's British and Irish Lions tour curtain-raiser as Warren Gatland's side face Japan at Murrayfield, including predictions, team news and lineups.
Jun 24, 16:49
Owen Farrell in action for England on December 6, 2020
Warren Gatland backs "fantastic competitor" Owen Farrell to shine for Lions
Owen Farrell was voted into the Lions' leadership group by his teammates.
Jun 22, 16:45
Scotland's Hamish Watson pictured on October 2020
Four Scotland internationals to start for Lions against Japan
Wing Duhan Van Der Merwe, props Rory Sutherland and Zander Fagerson and flanker Hamish Watson will make their Lions debuts.
Jun 22, 11:25
Wales' Dan Biggar sits injured on October 9, 2019
Lions handed Dan Biggar fitness boost ahead of South Africa tour
Dan Biggar was taken off in Sunday's Gallagher Premiership defeat by Exeter after sustaining a chest injury but has had no adverse effects.
Jun 8, 16:58
Wales head coach Wayne Pivac pictured in October 2020
Wayne Pivac includes five uncapped players for Wales' summer Tests
Jonathan Davies will captain the side against Canada and Argentina in Cardiff.
Jun 7, 12:59
England's Courtney Lawes after the match on February 23, 2020
Courtney Lawes reacts to British and Irish Lions call-up
The England forward insisted he will be fully past his recent pectoral injury in good time for the tour.
May 6, 16:15
Wales boss Warren Gatland pictured on November 1, 2019
Lions reach agreement with Premiership clubs over player releases
Lions stars who play in the Gallagher Premiership will now be available for the pre-tour Test against Japan at Murrayfield on June 26.
Apr 27, 13:06
Rugby Union generic
Result: Worcester's woes continue with crushing defeat to Northampton
Chris Ashton sent off as Northampton rout Worcester.
Mar 27, 18:00
France celebrate beating Wales in the Six Nations on March 20, 2021
Result: Wales' Grand Slam hopes dashed by France in thrilling defeat
Les Bleus full-back Brice Dulin scored the winning try two minutes into injury time.
Mar 20, 22:26
Wales head coach Wayne Pivac pictured in October 2020
Wales boss Wayne Pivac expects "a massive challenge" against France
Wales set for Six Nations showdown with France in Paris.
Mar 13, 18:37
 Wales' George North runs in to score a try against Italy in the Six Nations on March 13, 2021
Result: Wales edge closer to Six Nations glory after Italy thrashing
The unbeaten tournament leaders reeled off a third successive bonus-point victory to increase pressure on their rivals for silverware.
Mar 13, 16:52
England and Wales players after the Six Nations match on February 27, 2021
Referee admits to mistakes in England's Six Nations defeat to Wales
The French official awarded Wales two controversial tries in the first half.
Mar 1, 14:21
Wales head coach Wayne Pivac pictured in October 2020
Wayne Pivac: 'Wales will not get carried away with Triple Crown triumph'
Wayne Pivac's side are closing in on the Six Nations title.
Feb 27, 20:52
England and Wales players after the Six Nations match on February 27, 2021
Result: Wales boost Grand Slam hopes with crushing win over England
Wayne Pivac's side made it three wins from three in the Six Nations.
Feb 27, 19:28
England's Courtney Lawes after the match on February 23, 2020
Courtney Lawes to target Dan Biggar on Saturday
England and Wales clash in the Six Nations this weekend.
Feb 24, 22:44
Rugby Union generic
Result: Northampton end home losing streak with Worcester victory
Northampton end home hoodoo with victory over Worcester.
Dec 26, 19:16
Danny Cipriani in action for Gloucester Rugby on September 8, 2018
Gloucester coach tips "hungry" Lloyd Evans to fill Danny Cipriani void
Gloucester face key Champions Cup clash against Ulster.
Dec 18, 13:52
Bordeaux Begles' Santiago Cordero celebrates after scoring their first try against Northampton in the Champions Cup on December 11, 2020
Result: Northampton lose to Bordeaux in Champions Cup opener
Northampton have now lost 11 consecutive matches.
Dec 11, 20:32
Wales head coach Wayne Pivac pictured in October 2020
Five talking points ahead of Wales' showdown with Georgia
Wayne Pivac's last victory as Wales head coach was back on February 1 against Italy.
Nov 20, 13:23
Scotland's Blair Kinghorn in action against Wales in the Six Nations on October 31, 2020
Result: Scotland overcome Wales on Alun Wyn Jones' record-breaking appearance
The Scots' triumph at a windswept Parc y Scarlets was their first away win against Wales for 18 years.
Oct 31, 16:30
France's Gael Fickou pictured in action against Wales on October 24, 2020
Result: France beat Wales to condemn Wayne Pivac to fourth straight defeat
The visitors could not build on a flying start in Paris.
Oct 24, 22:22
Leicester Tigers' Ben Youngs scores against Northampton on September 13, 2020
Result: Zack Henry kicks 20 points as Leicester beat Northampton in derby
The fly-half scored 20 points in his side's 28-24 win at Welford Road.
Sep 13, 16:30
Wales' Dan Biggar sits injured on October 9, 2019
Courtney Lawes, Dan Biggar among raft of players to commit to Northampton
Courtney Lawes had been linked with a big-money move to France.
Jun 30, 17:28
Wales head coach Wayne Pivac pictured on February 22, 2020
Dan Biggar urges patience after slow start under Wayne Pivac
Wayne Pivac took over from long-serving Warren Gatland in November.
Mar 28, 12:42
England's Courtney Lawes after the match on February 23, 2020
Courtney Lawes warns clubmate Dan Biggar to expect special treatment
The pair are club colleagues at Northampton.
Mar 7, 08:56
Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones pictured in March 2019
Alun Wyn Jones insists Dan Biggar will face England
Biggar kicked 23 points when Wales last beat England at Twickenham.
Mar 6, 15:42

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Wednesday's key events


ROWING
· Team GB have dominated the men's coxless fours in recent Olympics, winning on each of the last five occasions, but this year they face some stiff competition. They are one of four rowing medal contenders for Great Britain today (2.10am)

SWIMMING
· Katie Ledecky and Ariarne Titmus face off again in the women's 200m freestyle final, with the latter having already come out on top in the 400m event (2.41am)
· Team GB's Abbie Wood is among the medal contenders in the women's 200m individual medley final, while teammate Alicia Wilson will also take part. USA's Kate Douglass was the fastest qualifier, while world and Olympic record holder Katinka Hosszu is also involved (3.45am)
· Katie Ledecky could make it two golds in one morning as she goes into the 1500m freestyle final as heavy favourite, having broken the Olympic record in qualifying (3.54am)
· Team GB were by far the fastest qualifiers for the men's 4x200m freestyle relay final and will therefore be favourites for another gold in the pool (4.26am)

RUGBY SEVENS
· Team GB take on New Zealand in the first men's semi-final, having been beaten by reigning champions Fiji but then come from behind to overcome USA on day two (3am)
· The sevens gold medal match takes place at Tokyo Stadium, with the winner of Great Britain vs. New Zealand taking on either Argentina or Fiji (10am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· Joe Fraser and James Hall compete for Team GB in the men's all-around final (11.15am-2.10pm)

CYCLING
· Anna Shackley will take part in the women's road time trial (from 3.30am)
· Geraint Thomas and Tao Geoghegan Hart have medal ambitions for Great Britain in the men's road time trial, although both will need to recover from the crash they suffered on Saturday (6am)

DIVING
· Jack Laugher bids to retain his men's 3m synchro diving title alongside new partner Daniel Goodfellow (7am)

EQUESTRIAN
· Charlotte Dujardin will look to add to her already legendary status with a third successive Olympic individual dressage title (9.30am-1.25pm)

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