Ross Moriarty: Dragons again row to overlook Glasgow sport after head knock
Dragons will probably be with out Wales again row Ross Moriarty for Sunday’s go to of Glasgow within the United Rugby Championship.
Moriarty suffered a head damage simply minutes into his fiftieth look for the area in opposition to Lions.
He required stitches in his ear and is at present going by way of concussion protocols.
“We’ll defend our gamers the perfect we will and do what’s greatest for them,” stated Dragons head coach Dai Flanagan.
“You can convey him again in 12 days as a result of that is the concussion return protocol, but it surely’s a nasty knock and it’ll be a bit longer to ensure he’s proper.”
Moriarty was trying to impress within the Dragons’ closing European Problem Cup Pool sport having been neglected by Wales head coach Warren Gatland Gfor his 2023 Six Nations squad.
However he was pressured to depart after his head collided with a hip in a deal with.
Flanagan stated Moriarty has had a few days off and can miss the sport in opposition to Glasgow, who Dragons have additionally drawn within the final 16 of the Problem Cup.
After that, the areas could have their worldwide break because the Six Nations will get underneath approach.
Flanagan stated he’s boosted by the return of high quality gamers for Sunday’s sport.
“We now have obtained a load of recent gamers able to go, they have been knocking on my door the previous couple of weeks. They’re fairly first rate as nicely, individuals like Jack Dixon, Sio Tomkinson, JJ Hanrahan, Sam Davies,” he stated.
“Let’s examine what they’ll do if they’re chosen this week.”