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Ken Owens in race to be fit for 2021 Six Nations after undergoing shoulder surgery

Wales’ most-capped hooker is set to be out for three to four months after undergoing shoulder surgery

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Wales hooker Ken Owens faces a battle to be fit for the start of the Six Nations after having shoulder surgery.

The 33-year-old is expected to be out for between three and four months after suffering the injury against Glasgow.

Uncapped flanker Josh Macleod is also expected to be absent for a couple of months because of a hamstring problem suffered in the same game. He is targeting a return to play in December.

Owens has been an constant in the Wales side for a number of years, becoming his country’s most-capped hooker last year.

However, Wales now face starting their Six Nations campaign – if it is held as scheduled – against…

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