sport news Wales Six Nations: Sam Warburton has fond memories of Twickenham glory

'If you beat England, it’s an easier trip to the Co-op to buy your milk!': Former Wales captain Sam Warburton has fond memories of Twickenham glory The Welsh legend is now part of Wayne Pivac's back-room team Warburton has called on players to make themselves heroes at Twickenham  He is no stranger to the white-hot atmosphere of the cross-border clash Warburton won twice at Twickenham – in 2012 and at the 2015 World Cup

By Will Kelleher For The Daily Mail

Published: 22:31 GMT, 3 March 2020 | Updated: 23:50 GMT, 3 March 2020

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Sam Warburton may have seen the Wales-England rivalry become friendlier in recent years but he called on his players to make themselves heroes at Twickenham on Saturday.

The two-time Lions captain and Welsh legend who won 74 caps for his country and led them for six years is now part of Wayne Pivac’s back-room team.

And he is no stranger to the white-hot atmosphere of this weekend’s cross-border clash.

Wales legend Sam Warburton is no stranger to the white-hot atmosphere of England clash

Wales legend Sam Warburton is no stranger to the white-hot atmosphere of England clash

Having won twice at Twickenham – in 2012 and at the 2015 World Cup – Warburton wants his squad to follow in his footsteps.

‘There are great memories going to Twickenham and hopefully we can replicate it,’ he said.

‘If the boys do get a win, for sure, it will be one of the highlights of their careers. It’s a fantastic place to go.

‘I always got on really well with the England boys on the Lions tour. I know that’s not what Welsh fans want to hear – they want to hear of a huge rivalry. But I really liked the English lads.

Wales will give influential Dan Biggar every chance to start at Twickenham on Saturday

Wales will give influential Dan Biggar every chance to start at Twickenham on Saturday

‘Rather than the personal rivalries, the players get more energised over the

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