Congratulations to Beth Aldridge from Lancashire on winning Leigh’s signed boots. Many thanks to all of you who participated and helped fund some great causes.
Full-back Leigh Halfpenny says Wales’ 2013 Six Nations title can inspire them to another this year – and explains his Paris tears.
The 26-year-old is thriving in France, since joining European champions Toulon late last year, and has told Men’s Health all about why he swapped south Wales for the south of France. Halfpenny, who guided Wales to a Grand Slam in the 2012 Six Nations before retaining the crown in 2013, has also claimed it’s a […]
Leigh has that something extra over most other full-backs with his goal-kicking and he also has the experience he picked up with the Lions in Australia. I’d also say he’s close to being the best defensive full-back in the world.
Six Nations 2015: Leigh Halfpenny turns attentions to Wales duty after Toulon down Scarlets in Champions Cup
Leigh Halfpenny turned his attentions to Wales’ Six Nations showdown with England after putting the boot into the Scarlets with a 13-point display in Toulon’s 26-3 European Champions Cup victory in Llanelli. Halfpenny slotted over three penalties and two conversions to help the star-studded French outfit seal a home European quarter-final. Now the Lions star […]
The chance of a pre Six Nations showdown between the two leading Welsh full-backs moved closer as Leigh Halfpenny was named in Toulon’s star-studded squad for the Rugby Champions Cup clash against Liam Williams’ Scarlets this weekend. Halfpenny has been named in the 23-man Toulon party, while Williams is hoping to be passed fit after […]
Six Nations 2015: Leigh Halfpenny should start on the wing against England, says Wales legend Jonathan Davies
Wales legend Jonathan Davies has called for Leigh Halfpenny to be moved to the wing for the Six Nations opener against England to make room for Liam Williams. Gatland has a back three selection dilemma with Halfpenny and Williams joined by Lions wings Alex Cuthbert and George North in an equation of four players into […]
Wales stars Leigh Halfpenny and Jamie Roberts both score tries as Toulon defeat Racing Metro in Top14
Wales stars Jamie Roberts and Leigh Halfpenny both crossed for tries but it was the latter who went home smiling following Toulon’s 32-23 victory over Racing Metro on Saturday. With the Six Nations around the corner, both backs gave Wales head coach Warren Gatland a fitness boost and a timely reminder of their talent at […]
Toulon vs Leicester Tigers match report: Champions avenge last week’s defeat as Leigh Halfpenny sticks the boot in
Leigh Halfpenny’s metronomic boot helped Toulon to cruise past Leicester 23-8 and avenge last week’s defeat to the Tigers in the European Champions Cup.
Toulon 23-8 Leicester: Leigh Halfpenny kicks French giants to victory over Tigers to avenge Welford Road defeat
Leicester might have weathered the verbal storm last week but they had no answer here to the muscle of Toulon as the French giants took control of Pool 3.