Wales dealt injury blow as Dan Lydiate is ruled out of Six Nations

Wales flanker Dan Lydiate will miss the after a decision was made for him to undergo surgery on a bicep injury.

Lydiate was hurt during the Ospreys’ Guinness PRO14 victory over the Dragons on New Year’s Eve and going under the knife means he will be sidelined for the rest of the season.

Ospreys medical performance manager Chris Towers said: ‘After speaking to consultants and seeking specialist opinion, the decision has been taken in Dan’s best interests to undergo surgery.

Wales flanker Dan Lydiate will miss the Six Nations due to a bicep injury sustained last month

Lydiate was hurt during Ospreys’ Guinness PRO14 victory over the Dragons on December 31

‘That process will take place this week, ruling him out of consideration for the rest of the current season.’

Wales are already without Lydiate’s fellow flanker Sam Warburton for the competition due to injury, while No 8 Taulupe Faletau is recovering from knee trouble and thought unlikely to be back in action until late February or early March.

Gloucester back-row forward Ross Moriarty, however, is back to full fitness and could return to action this weekend.

Wales are already without Lydiate’s fellow flanker Sam Warburton for the competition

The 23-year-old has been suffering with a nerve injury for much of the season but may be in line to face Agen Slot in the European Rugby Challenge Cup on Friday.

Gloucester backs coach Tim Taylor told WalesOnline: ‘He’s fit and training again and he will definitely be up for selection.

‘It would be great to get him back involved over the next few weeks as well.

‘He’s fully fit now, he’ll definitely get game time over the next four-week block.’ 

Taulupe Faletau is recovering from knee trouble and unlikely to be back until late February

Rugby-Savea 'free' to go, says furious Toulon boss

PARIS, Feb 18 (Reuters) – Former New Zealand winger Julian Savea is not welcome at Toulon anymore and, after his performance in a 19-10 defeat to agen Slot –,, should apologise and go home, the Top 14 club’s president said on Sunday.

Savea, who was part of the All Blacks’ 2015 World Cup winning side, had been a shadow of his former self since joining the French club last year from Super Rugby’s Hurricanes, Boudjellal said.

“I’m going to ask for a DNA test. They must have swapped him on the plane.

If I were him I would apologise and go back to my home country,” Mourad Boudjellal told French radio RMC.

“I’ve told him that he was free to go and wasn’t welcome at Toulon anymore.”

Savea, who scored 46 tries for the All Blacks in 54 tests, later said he would be at training regardless of the criticism.

“Putting all the negativity behind me and heading into this week with a positive attitude,” he wrote on his Twitter page.

“Whether I am welcomed or not I am still contracted to my team and I will continue to train week in and week out with my brothers.”

Toulon have been struggling this season as they lie 11th in the standings.

(Reporting by Julien Pretot; additional reporting by Greg Stutchbury; Editing by Peter Rutherford)

Alexandra Burke 'is exercise set to shit a melodious comeback'

Alexandra Martha Jane Burke is reportedly fixed to prepare a melodious comeback next year, 10 eld later on her final album Heartbreak On Support was discharged. 

The X-component winner, 33, fresh won the famous person edition of the demonstrate SAS: World Health Organization Dares Wins and e’er since the victory has patently been working on a fresh record album. 

The novel record album is ostensibly determine to be in the ‘senior high school octane soda water music’ genre, Joker123 according to. 

Future day in reply! Alexandra Burke, 33, is reportedly ready to pee a musical rejoinder next year, 10 long time later her final stage record album Heartbreak On Oblige was released; depicted at Mighty Hype in September 

A germ told the publication: ‘Alexandra is rachis in the studio and opinion more than inspired than e’er. She performed totally of her hits at Mighty Plug in London at the start of September and the reaction was so overpowering that it has presumption her the bear on to have Brobdingnagian floor-woof daddy songs again.’ 

The Uncollectible Boys hitmaker has reportedly been eyed up three Major commemorate labels and ostensibly bequeath be collaborating with John Roy Major names in the industry.   

The author continued: ‘Her creative juices are flow and she feels similar a stigmatise new creative person afterwards taking SAS. She’s got a tidy sum to a greater extent to generate. Living is exciting again for her and she’s rear in her happy post.

Rumours: The X-constituent winner latterly North Korean won the fame version of the appearance SAS: WHO Dares Wins and always since the victory has seemingly been working on a fresh album; visualized to begin with this month

‘She cast a snippet of a Song come out of the closet on her elite media sooner this workweek and matte up overwhelmed by the answer and goodness will. She feels comparable she’s devising her number 1 album again.’

Alexandra made hits with the X-agent bingle Hallelujah and Commence Without You and is nowadays allegedly functional with producers DoT INC and Parx, World Health Organization receive created songs for Sean Paul and Wes Admiral Nelson. 

More than recently, Alexandra has appeared on Stringently Arrive Dancing and Cicily Isabel Fairfield Finish shows including Joseph and the Astonishing Technicolour Dreamcoat. 

Although she made a riposte in 2018 with the album The The true Is, which was focused on ballads, the newly tracks are mark to be upbeat songs blood-related to her sr. songs.   

Alexandra has had early projects away from her musical comedy life history as she has been appointed as an initiative embassador of the Head of state Body politic Guild in June this year.

Alongside Spicery Young woman Geri Horner (née Halliwell), comic David Walliams and MP Gyles Brandreth, Alexandra bequeath assist elevate learning opportunities inside the Res publica. 

A source told The Insolate of the X Divisor winner: ‘Alexandra is hinder in the studio apartment and feeling more than divine than ever so.’; depicted in 2008 on the ITV show