Six Nations: Wales 34-7 Scotland

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

Lineups

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

Match stats
Wales Scotland
53% Possession 47%
52% Territory 48%
10 (1) Scrums won (lost) 6 (1)
10 (0) Line-outs won (lost) 11 (3)
7 Pens conceded 8
84 (4) Rucks/mauls won (lost) 82 (2)
39 Kicks from hand 33
115 (18) Tackles made (missed) 104 (15)
575 Metres made 402
13 Offloads 7
11 Line breaks 6

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.

For more match stats & results from other Six Nations games check out our Rugby Union – Six Nations page

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