WALES

The Herald - Sport - - RUGBY WORLD CUP -

Cen­tre Scott Wil­liams and wing Hal­lam Amos have joined fel­low orig­i­nal 31-man World Cup squad mem­bers Leigh Half­penny, Rhys Webb and Cory Allen in be­ing ruled out of the tour­na­ment.

Scar­lets midfielder Wil­liams (knee) and New­port Gwent Dragons back Amos (shoul­der) went off dur­ing the sec­ond half of Wales’ stir­ring 28-25 Pool A vic­tory over Eng­land on Satur­day.

The Welsh Rugby Union an­nounced the pair have been re­leased from the squad, with Glouces­ter back James Hook and Cardiff Blues’ Gareth An­scombe called up as re­place­ments.

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