Alun Wyn Jones could return to the courts after his injury in the first game of the British & Irish Lions tour. The second row is taken into account for the next match of the European team against South Africa A. It should be remembered that the experienced forward had to leave the court in the cross against Japan after dislocating his shoulder.
Jones would get the go-ahead from coach Warren Gatland to return to XV. Despite the injury, he will undergo a contact test with the Wales national team to determine whether he will travel to meet the lions. The captain had an excellent recovery that put him on the verge of returning against the last world champions and has already done a rugby practice with his country.
Gethin Jenkins, defense coach of the Six Nations champion, He spoke at a press conference regarding the second line and stated that “it is good to see him in the environment and obviously he has a final goal. He has to go through a training session this afternoon and there will be some decisions to be made. I know how professional he is and how standard he is. It places. Fingers crossed, I hope it comes back. ” To this, he added: “It is a difficult thing to digest not going on the tour after the game with Japan. I think he will do his best to be“.