Messages of support for injured Lydiate

Wales teammates George North and Jamie Roberts have been among those using Twitter to send messages of support to Dan Lydiate, who looks set to miss his country's autumn internationals after breaking his ankle while playing for the Dragons.

Roberts also sent his best wishes to Blues teammate Jason Tovey, who went off injured during his first start for the region last night.


Phone has been broken all day and won't get fixed till Monday:( just heard about @dan_lydiate injury.. Gutted man heal fast:) #farmergenes


Just want to thank everyone for there kind messages much appreciated #upsanddownsofrugby


Wales' Lydiate breaks ankle

Dragons and Wales flanker Dan Lydiate looks set to be ruled out for several months, after breaking his ankle while playing for the region.