Wales vs. Italy: 6 Players with a Point to Prove in Six Nations Clash

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Wales vs. Italy: 6 Players with a Point to Prove in Six Nations Clash
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Wales are red-hot favourites to spank Italy on Saturday, but there are plenty of sub-plots to the Six Nations opener to make it an intriguing encounter.

With a tough autumn programme leaving the champions without a major scalp, they need to get back to winning ways, while Italy, after two wins last season, are suffering a string of injuries.

Here are six players who can make their mark for different reasons.

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