For the ardent Rugby fans, 2017 under armor series kicks off on 11th November with two respected teams facing off. That is the match between Australia vs Wales who face each other in the Rugby Cardiff Action on Nov 11. The series ends on 2nd December with the clash between Wales and South Africa. The upcoming series would be the first of the four in 2017 to be played by wales. The two teams will be competing for the James Bevan Trophy created in 2007 to celebrate years of Rugby.
Cardiff Action Australia vs Wales Rugby Nov 11
The game will be held at the iconic Principality Stadium in Cardiff. There have been a number of matches played between these two teams in London. That means they are well familiar with each other and also Rugby lovers that will attend the match.
Australia at Wales Kick Off Time & Venue
If you miss attending, you can still use the radio and TV service. And of course, there are a number of matches lined up which you should book in advance. Let the games begin.
- Kick-Off: 5:15 pm
- Date: 11th November 2017
- Venue: Principality Stadium, Cardiff
- Match Referee: Glen Jackson, New Zealand
- Broadcasting TV: S4C
- On Air: BBC
Wales Saturday Line-Up
R Evans, Owens, Francis, ball, jones, Shingler, Navidi, Faletau, G Davies, Biggar, S Evans, O Williams, J Davies, L Williams, Halfpenny.
Australia Starting Line-Up
Sio, Polota-Nau, Kepu, Simmons, Coleman, Hanigan, Hooper, McMahon, Genia, Foley, Hodge, Kerevi, Kuridrani, Koroibete, Beale
Both Teams Brief History
These two teams have a rich history of contesting against each other since their first meeting in 1908. They have contested over 35 rugby test matches since then with Australia winning most of them, almost thrice the number that Wales have won. The last time Wales managed to beat Australia was back in 2008 with a narrow score of 21 to 18. Draws have been hard to come by with only one registered way back in 2006 at the Millennium Stadium.
Last Five Matches Execution
In the last 5 matches between the two teams in various competitions, Wales have lost all of them with the Wallabies celebrating victory in each of them. And that winning streak for the Wallabies against Wales lasts for the last 12 matches. The last match played by the two teams was on November 5th, 2016 that was played at the Principality Stadium with Australia winning 32 to 8 for Wales.
Saturday Match Winning Percentage
Having looked at the winning streak or form of Australia against wales and how it has been able to win, it is widely predicted that Australia will continue from where it left. That is by registering a lucky 13th consecutive win. The Saturday Game winning percentage of Wales stands at around 15%. As can be expected, time is running out if you have not got a ticket because there are only a few days remaining. There are high chances that only a few tickets are remaining for the event.