Six Nations: Wales’ Cory Hill ruled out of tournament with ankle injury

Six Nations: Scotland v Wales
Venue: Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh Date: Saturday, 9 March Kick-off: 14:15 GMT
Coverage: Live on BBC One, S4C, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentary.

Wales lock Cory Hill will miss the remainder of the 2019 Six Nations Championship after injuring an ankle in the 21-13 win against England.

The 27-year-old Dragons second row was hurt in the act of touching down for a vital second-half try to give Wales the lead against Eddie Jones’ team.

“He’s certainly going to be a loss, but any loss is someone else’s opportunity,” said coach Neil Jenkins.

Adam Beard and Jake Ball have both started matches this season.

More to follow.

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