Wales to weigh up fly-half bench options ahead of Uruguay clash

Warren Gatland says Wales willweigh their options up as it has to do with their fly-half cover because of their closing Pool D clash on Sunday.
Wales, who have secured a spot in the quarter-finals, will be without Dan Biggar when they play with Uruguay on Sunday after he was ruled out because of an accidental conflict with Liam Williams against Fiji.
He [Dan Biggar] didnt perform an HIA (Head Injury Assessment), said Gatland. It was just due to the contact that he was removed from the area.
It means that hes not accountable for Sunday and hell need to go through the protocols. We will probably have someone to have a look in him too.
Biggar was substituted by rhys Patchell in Oita Stadium on Wednesday and needs to begin against Uruguay.
It leaves Gatland with a choice to make over who behaves as bench-cover for the position.
It is whether we go for some players backing up, especially a few the backs, the head coach said.
We can go for a 6-2 [six forwards, two backs] split. We have got some nineswe might look at this. Clearly Hadleigh Parkes was talked Liam Williams and about.
Weve been operating Hallam Amos plenty of 10 in training and he has looked quite sharp there also. We will just weigh those options up as to who we think can do a fantastic job for us.
Fijis physicality in Oita Stadium impacted upon their opponents, with Gatland admitting there weresome tender bodies from the Wales dressing room.
Look theres a couple of dead legs together with Josh Adams and Jonathan Davies has a bit of a whack on his knee Gatland said, but added that the prognosis for both is favorable.
Clearly with Dan Biggar it was a removal from the area. Aside from that, guys are simply somewhat sore and battered after a tough and physical game.
Fiji stored a lead in the second half before the boot of Patchell and jumped 10-0 ahead and also attempts from Adams and Williams secured the game for Wales.
We understood that Fiji were likely to be demanding. They have got some absolute best athletes, added Gatland. For us it was disappointing to concede a penalty right from this beginning of this match, they scored off
Gatland advocated his side to not get complacent after attaining the quarter-finals.
We are absolutely thrilled, he explained. Everybodys aim is to attempt to get out of your swimming pool and if you do that its about taking one game at one time.
But I do just want to stress that people can not start considering quarter-finals. We have got a job to perform on Sunday although I understand that we are in the quarter-finals.
For the players on Sunday, its to stick up their hands and stake a claim to get a quarter-final berth or maybe potentially for later on in this championship.

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