Wales team to face France in Six Nations named

Warren Gatland has named his Wales team to face France on Friday night. Mike Phillips has been dropped, with Rhys Webb earning his first start. Winger George North will play at centre.

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Gatland to announce team to face France in Six Nations

Warren Gatland said Wales' performance against Ireland was 'below par'. Credit: PA

Warren Gatland will announce his team to face France in the Six Nations later. They will be hoping for a better performance from their last outing in the tournament when they lost to Ireland.

Wales' 26-3 defeat in Dublin was their first loss on the road in the Six Nations since they were beaten in Paris three years ago.

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