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Rynard Landman: Dragons have to muscle up in Glasgow

Free Press Series: Ligtoring Landman (10572712)

1:53pm Wednesday 26th November 2014

RYNARD Landman says Newport Gwent Dragons need to get physical when they travel to Guinness Pro12 title hopefuls Glasgow on Sunday after being outmuscled on their own patch.

Wales 16 New Zealand 34

Free Press Series:

7:34pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

WALES rattled the All Blacks but sadly the wait goes on after the world champions showed their class in the final quarter to earn another Cardiff victory.

LIVE: Wales v New Zealand

Free Press Series: Sam Warburton (2397376)

4:13pm Saturday 22nd November 2014

UPDATES from the Millennium Stadium as Wales attempt to stun world champions New Zealand (kick-off 5.30pm).

LIVE: Dragons v Munster

Free Press Series:

5:17pm Friday 21st November 2014

UPDATES from Rodney Parade as Newport Gwent Dragons take on Munster in the Guinness Pro12 (kick-off 7.30pm).

Young Dragon Davies set for Bedwas return

Free Press Series: Joe Davies (5501680)

9:40am Friday 21st November 2014

WALES Under-20s lock Joe Davies will make his first appearance of the season for Bedwas when they welcome Llandovery to Bridge Field tonight (kick-off 7.30pm).

Dragons prop Brok Harris moves to loosehead for Munster clash

Free Press Series:

12:16pm Thursday 20th November 2014

BROK Harris will make his Rodney Parade debut at loosehead in Newport Gwent Dragons’ Guinness Pro12 encounter with Munster tomorrow evening.

Defeat for Dragons U18s out west

Free Press Series:

9:21am Thursday 20th November 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons were edged out by the Scarlets in their second game of the WRU Regional Under-18s Championship in Llanelli.

Wales boosted by return of Jonathan Davies for All Blacks clash

Free Press Series: TOUGH DAY: Jonathan Davies and his Wales teammates struggled against a rampant England

11:11am Tuesday 18th November 2014

CENTRE Jonathan Davies has been recalled by Wales for Saturday’s Millennium Stadium date with world champions New Zealand.

Wales 17 Fiji 13

Free Press Series:

4:30pm Saturday 15th November 2014

WALES boss Warren Gatland was pleased in defeat to Australia but is unlikely to be satisfied in victory against Fiji after an insipid game at the Millennium Stadium.

LIVE: Ospreys v Dragons

Free Press Series: Tyler Morgan (5565374)

7:18pm Friday 14th November 2014

UPDATES from the Brewery Field in Bridgend as Newport Gwent Dragons take on the Ospreys in the LV= Cup (kick-off 7.35pm).

Gwent quintet to receive caps from WRU

2:00pm Friday 14th November 2014

FIVE Gwent rugby stalwarts are among a new batch of 12 players that will be awarded ‘President’s caps’ by the Welsh Rugby Union.

Wales coach Shaun Edwards hits out at Priestland's boo boys

Free Press Series: PLEASED: Wales coach and Wigan great Shaun Edwards

3:11pm Thursday 13th November 2014

SHAUN Edwards has criticised the fans that heckled Wales fly-half Rhys Priestland – declaring “you boo one of us, you boo all of us”.

Dragons bring back seasoned campaigners for LV= encounter at Ospreys

Free Press Series: Lewis Evans can make Wales breakthrough, says Dragons boss Lyn Jones

12:13pm Thursday 13th November 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have opted for experience as they attempt to return to winning ways against the Ospreys in the LV= Cup tomorrow evening.

Gethin Jenkins to captain Wales against Fiji

Free Press Series: Gethin Jenkins carries the ball (2397167)

11:23am Tuesday 11th November 2014

WARREN Gatland has made eight changes to the Wales team to face Fiji – with Gethin Jenkins returning to captain the side.

Wales 28 Australia 33

Free Press Series:

4:28pm Saturday 8th November 2014

AUSTRALIA beat Wales 33-28 at the Millennium Stadium this afternoon, you know the rest.

LIVE: Wales v Australia

Free Press Series: George North scores his second try (2781557)

1:33pm Saturday 8th November 2014

UPDATES from the Millennium Stadium as Wales take on Australia in the first of their autumn internationals (kick-off 2.30pm)

LIVE: Harlequins v Newport Gwent Dragons

Free Press Series: SET TO RETURN: Dragons centre Ross Wardle

6:56pm Friday 7th November 2014

UPDATES from the Twickenham Stoop as Newport Gwent Dragons get their LV= Cup campaign under way against Harlequins (kick-off 7.45pm).

WALES TEAM: North in midfield against Wallabies

Free Press Series: George North (2781433)

12:06pm Tuesday 4th November 2014

GEORGE North will start in midfield for Wales in their autumn opener against Australia after centre Jonathan Davies failed to recover from a shoulder injury.

Tovey returns at full-back for Dragons

Free Press Series: Tovey to pull the strings for Keys in Penzance

12:11pm Friday 31st October 2014

JASON Tovey will start at full-back for Newport Gwent Dragons in tomorrow’s Guinness Pro12 clash with Ulster in Belfast.

Lydiate confirms return to Wales

Free Press Series: Ospreys clash now the target for Dan Lydiate

10:09am Thursday 30th October 2014

FORMER Newport Gwent Dragons flanker Dan Lydiate has confirmed that he is returning to Wales from Racing Metro.

Injury-hit Dragons bring in Quins centre Rhys Williams on loan

10:40am Tuesday 28th October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have signed Carmarthen Quins centre Rhys Williams on loan because of their midfield injury crisis.

Lyn Jones: Dragons gifted victory to Falcons

Free Press Series:

9:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

DIRECTOR of rugby Lyn Jones was left to lament Newport Gwent Dragons’ “Keystone Cops” moments that saw them waste a golden opportunity to take command of their European Rugby Challenge Cup group.

LIVE: Dragons v Newcastle

Free Press Series: SUPERB PERFORMANCE: Dragons number eight Toby Faletau played his part in an excellent team display

6:40pm Friday 24th October 2014

UPDATES from Rodney Parade as Newport Gwent Dragons take on Newcastle in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.

Thomas gets the nod for Dragons crunch clash with Newcastle

Free Press Series: Dragons in Premiership Sevens. James Thomas escapes from the defence. (8633321)

12:34pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

JAMES Thomas gets the nod to replace Wales lock Andrew Coombs for Newport Gwent Dragons against Newcastle tomorrow evening.

Gareth Davies to leave Dragons after being named WRU chairman

Free Press Series: TV DEBATE: Newport Gwent Dragons chief executive Gareth Davies

7:04pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons will need to find a new chief executive after Gareth Davies was appointed as chairman of the Welsh Rugby Union.

Warren Gatland: Injury deprived Dragons teen Tyler Morgan a Wales call-up

Free Press Series: ON THE CHARGE: Dragons speedster Tyler Morgan goes on the charge

2:41pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

WARREN Gatland has revealed that Newport Gwent Dragons teenager Tyler Morgan would have been included in the Wales squad for the autumn internationals were it not for a knee injury.

Prydie and Amos join Faletau in Wales squad

Free Press Series: DESPERATE TO IMPRESS: Tom Prydie hopes to line up on the Dragons' right wing

11:12am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THREE Newport Gwent Dragons players have been called up to the Wales squad for the autumn internationals – but there is no place for tighthead Adam Jones.

Jason Tovey suffers another passport mishap

Free Press Series: Scarlets v Dragons Jason Tovey kick 3 points for the Dragons (11113725)

11:01am Monday 20th October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons enjoyed a night to remember in Paris on Saturday night but Jason Tovey wasn’t a part of it after another passport mishap – and this time he couldn’t blame his dog.

Stade Francais 22 Dragons 38

Free Press Series:

9:38pm Saturday 18th October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons started their European Challenge Cup campaign in stunning fashion by not just beating Stade Francais in Paris but hammering them.

Dragons off to Bridgend

Free Press Series:

9:24am Wednesday 15th October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons’ LV= Cup encounter against the Ospreys will take place at Bridgend’s Brewery Field.

Lydiate and Roberts linked with return home

Free Press Series: DOUBT: Dan Lydiate could miss Saturday's clash with Italy

9:10am Tuesday 14th October 2014

LIONS stars Dan Lydiate and Jamie Roberts could be heading home to Wales from Racing Metro this week, according to reports in France.

Edinburgh 24 Dragons 10

Free Press Series:

4:41pm Saturday 11th October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons' hideous start to the Guinness Pro12 continued after they were beaten 24-10 by Edinburgh at a soulless Murrayfield.

Edinburgh v Dragons

Free Press Series: Tom Prydie is tackled by Peter Horne (10572794)

2:09pm Saturday 11th October 2014

UPDATES from Murrayfield as Newport Gwent Dragons take on Edinburgh in the Guinness Pro12.

Dragons opt for Tom Prydie in midfield for Edinburgh clash

Free Press Series: DESPERATE TO IMPRESS: Tom Prydie hopes to line up on the Dragons' right wing

12:55pm Friday 10th October 2014

TOM Prydie will deputise as a centre in Newport Gwent Dragons’ Guinness Pro12 clash with Edinburgh at Murrayfield tomorrow.

Former Wales pair add beef to Dragons pack for Scarlets derby

Free Press Series: Newport Gwent Dragon v Benetton Rugby Treviso.  Pictured on the charge is Dragons player Thomas Rhys Thomas. (6093453)

12:19pm Friday 3rd October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have brought former Wales forwards Ian Gough and Rhys Thomas into their pack for Sunday’s Guinness Pro12 derby with the Scarlets (kick-off 4pm).

Dragons release Netani Talei

Free Press Series: SIDELINED: Dragons number eight/blindside Netani Talei

10:35am Friday 3rd October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have released Fijian back row forward Netani Talei.

Dragons v Treviso

Free Press Series:

3:16pm Sunday 28th September 2014

UPDATES from Rodney Parade as Newport Gwent Dragons host Treviso in the Guinness Pro12.

Dragons to face Bucharest in Europe

Free Press Series:

9:25pm Saturday 27th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons will face Bucharest in the European Rugby Challenge Cup after the Romanians edged past Calvisano in a qualifier.

Ex-Dragon Will Harries scores on Ealing bow

Free Press Series: Dragons departures for Will Harries and Adam Hughes

7:06pm Saturday 27th September 2014

FORMER Newport Gwent Dragons wing Will Harries scored a try on his debut for Ealing Tralifinders this afternoon.

Wales hit by Ken Owens injury blow

Free Press Series:

12:34pm Friday 26th September 2014

SCARLETS hooker Ken Owens faces a 12-week layoff because of a neck injury – ruling him out of Wales’ autumn internationals.

Experienced trio pass fitness tests to make Dragons return against Treviso

Free Press Series:

12:10pm Friday 26th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons are boosted by the return of three experienced backs for their crunch Guinness Pro12 clash with Treviso on Sunday.

Dragons 13 Glasgow 33

Free Press Series:

4:29pm Saturday 20th September 2014

NOT even a red card for Glasgow flanker Tyrone Holmes could help Newport Gwent Dragons from avoiding a pointless afternoon at Rodney Parade.

Dragons v Glasgow

Free Press Series:

2:24pm Saturday 20th September 2014

UPDATES from Rodney Parade as Newport Gwent Dragons take on in-form Glasgow in the Guinness Pro12.

Centre Ben John signs on loan from Ospreys to help injury-hit Dragons

Free Press Series:

12:09pm Friday 19th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have signed Ben John on loan from the Ospreys with the centre slotting straight into midfield for tomorrow’s Guinness Pro12 clash with Glasgow.

Newport stalwart Pattison makes timely return for Ponty challenge

Free Press Series: Newport look to celebrate prop Dai Pattison's 300th game with victory

11:05am Friday 19th September 2014

NEWPORT are boosted by the return of influential prop Dai Pattison for tonight’s game against champions Pontypridd in the Principality Premiership.

Dragons fixture headache solved

Free Press Series:

10:36am Thursday 18th September 2014

THE LV= Cup has had a fixture reshuffle to avoid a clash with Newport Gwent Dragons’ Guinness Pro12 encounter with Ulster.

Dragons down to the bare bones for Glasgow

Free Press Series: Dragons squad 2014-15. Jason Tovey (9444142)

4:56pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons are down to the bare bones in the backs for Saturday’s Guinness Pro12 clash with in-form Glasgow at Rodney Parade.

Three-week ban for Dragons forward Andrew Coombs

Free Press Series:

9:40pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons forward Andrew Coombs has been banned for three weeks for stamping on the head of Alun Wyn Jones.

Dragons forward Andrew Coombs cited

Free Press Series:

7:48pm Sunday 14th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons forward Andrew Coombs has been cited following an incident in the second half of last Friday’s 17-15 loss to the Ospreys.

Wales pair back for Dragons

Free Press Series: Taulupe Faletau to start Dragons' Pro12 opener  in Connacht on the bench

12:34pm Thursday 11th September 2014

WALES internationals Taulupe Faletau and Hallam Amos return to the starting line-up for Newport Gwent Dragons’ Guinness Pro12 clash with the Ospreys tomorrow night (kick-off 7.35pm).

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