Warren Gatland admits James Davies adds to Wales selection predicament

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Deep inside San Juan’s Estadio del Bicentenario the Wales head coach could not help but raise a smile. Warren Gatland had just been asked about his plethora of back-row options leading up to the World Cup next year, barely minutes after watching James Davies produce a man-of-the-match display in his team’s 23-10 victory against Argentina on Saturday night.

While England’s search for an out-and-out openside flanker for Japan in 2019 continues – their 42-29 defeat to South Africa hasn’t helped Eddie Jones – Wales’s back-row stocks are jam-packed.

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Written by Alex Bywater in San Juan
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/jun/10/warren-gatland-james-davies-wales-headache-argentina-rugby-union under the title “Warren Gatland admits James Davies adds to Wales selection predicament”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.