Wales lose winger Walker for Springbok clash

Wales have been forced to change their team to play South Africa’s Springboks as Ospreys winger Eli Walker has been ruled out due to injury.

Twenty-one-year-old Walker was due to make his against the Springboks, suffered a hamstring injury in training this morning and will be replaced on the wing by Liam Williams (Scarlets).

Williams’ place amongst the replacements will be taken by Ashley Beck (Ospreys).

Revised Wales team

Leigh Halfpenny (Blues), George North (Northampton Saints), Jonathan Davies (Scarlets), Scott Williams (Scarlets), Liam Williams (Scarlets), Rhys Priestland (Scarlets), Mike Phillips (Unattached), Gethin Jenkins (Blues), Richard Hibbard (Ospreys), Adam Jones (Ospreys), Bradley Davies (Blues), Alun Wyn Jones (Ospreys), Dan Lydiate (Racing Metro), Sam Warburton (Blues, Capt), Toby Faletau.

Replacements: Ken Owens (Scarlets), Paul James (Bath), Scott Andrews (Blues), Luke Charteris (Perpignan), Justin Tipuric (Ospreys) Lloyd Williams (Blues), James Hook (Perpignan), Ashley Beck (Ospreys).

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