James Botham rugby player
James Botham rugby player

James Botham

22nd Feb 1998 1.88m/99kg No. 8

Jonathan Davies to captain Wales, five uncapped players included in the summer series squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2021 Six Nations Champions will face three home games against Canada and Argentina this July and head coach Wayne Pivac has selected a squad that features experience as well as youth as he continues...

Rainbow Cup Round 5 Team Sheets - Saturday

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Saturday's Guinness PRO14 Rainbow Cup Round 5 fixtures have been confirmed and are listed below alongside live TV Broadcast information and Match Official listings.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #EDIvULS British...

Cardiff make five changes for season finale

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have made five changes for Saturday’s season finale against Zebre Rugby at Cardiff Arms Park (KO 7.35pm).   Last week’s narrow defeat in Munster saw Dai Young’s side...

Stander captains Munster in his final game at Thomond Park

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Munster side has been named for Friday’s PRO14 Rainbow Cup clash against Cardiff Blues at Thomond Park (7.35pm).   There are seven changes to the side as Mike Haley, Rory Scannell, Joey...

Wayne Pivac changes one for Grand Slam decider

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wayne Pivac has made one change to his side for Wales' Six Nations finale against France on Saturday (KO 21.00 Local), with Adam Beard returning to the starting line-up.     Wales are...

Who is James Botham: Ten things you should know about the Wales flanker

3 months ago by Rugby World

Find out more about one of Welsh rugby's rising starsJames Botham made his debut for Wales in 2020 (Getty Images)Find out more about one of Welsh rugby's rising stars

George North becomes the youngest player to reach 100-cap milestone

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

George North becomes the youngest player in the world to reach the 100-cap milestone for his country on Saturday when Wales take on England at Principality Stadium (KO 16.45).   North, 28, made...

Wales Player Ratings v Scotland

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Louis Rees-Zammit's excellent second try gave Wales a narrow 25-24 bonus-point victory over 14-man Scotland in the Six Nations.     Here is how we rated Wayne Pivac's men.     15....

Wales Team To Face Scotland

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales coach Wayne Pivac has named their side to take on Scotland on Saturday (KO 16.45, BBC & S4C) with uncapped centre Willis Halaholo named on the bench.   Wales have named the same front-five...

Wales call up Cardiff Blues trio

4 months ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Cardiff Blues trio James Botham, Willis Halaholo and Lloyd Williams have been drafted into Wales' Six Nations squad for Saturday's game with Scotland.