Six Nations Score Overview
Wales (14) 34
Tries: G Davies, Halfpenny (2), S Evans Cons: Halfpenny (4) Pens: Halfpenny (2)
Scotland (0) 7
Tries: P Horne Cons: Russell
Wales Lineup: Halfpenny; Adams, Williams, Parkes, S Evans; Patchell, G Davies; R Evans, Owens, Lee, Hill, AW Jones (captain), Shingler, Navidi, Moriarty.
Substitutes: Dee, W Jones, Francis, B Davies, Tipuric, A Davies, Anscombe, Watkin.
Scotland Lineup: Hogg; Seymour, Harris, H Jones, McGuigan; Russell, Price; Reid, McInally, Welsh, Toolis, Gray, Barclay (captain), Watson, du Preez.
Substitutes: Lawson, Bhatti, McCallum, Gilchrist, Wilson, Laidlaw, Horne, Maitland.
Wales vs. Scotland Match Statistics
|10 (1)||Scrums won (lost)||6 (1)|
|10 (0)||Line-outs won (lost)||11 (3)|
|84 (4)||Rucks/mauls won (lost)||82 (2)|
|39||Kicks from hand||33|
|115 (18)||Tackles made (missed)||104 (15)|
Wales vs. Scotland Match Overview
Wales influenced a fantasy to begin to the 2018 Six Nations as they squashed Scotland in a reward point win at the Principality Stadium.
The home group shook the much-liked Scots with early tries by Gareth Davies and Leigh Halfpenny.
After the break Halfpenny finished a 24-point pull with two punishments and a moment attempt before Steff Evans jumped over for the reward point attempt.
The guests just dealt with a 79th moment attempt through Peter Horne.
Gatland asserted his 50th win as Wales mentor in a match that denoted the tenth commemoration of his first match in control. It was likewise Wales’ 50th win in the extended Six Nations competition.
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