Wales 9-1 to win Rugby World Cup after beating France in quarter-finals
South Africa will face Wales in semi-final after they crushed Japan
You have got to be in it to win it and Wales, having just about survived an almighty scare to scrape past France in the World Cup quarter-finals, are 9-1 shots to lift the trophy.
Wales, who will meet South Africa in the semi-finals, completed their biggest comeback at a World Cup to overturn a 12-point deficit and win 20-19 as a dramatic late try from Ross Moriarty finally saw off 14-man France.
Warren Gatland's side will need to improve significantly if they are to win the World Cup and getting past South Africa promises to be a tall order.
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The Welsh looked to be on their way out at the quarter-final stage until a moment of madness from French lock Sebastien Vahaamahina, who was rightly dismissed for a disgusting elbow on Aaron Wainwright, offered them a route back into the match.
Wales are seven-point underdogs against South Africa but they could be boosted by the return of Jonathan Davies. The 31-year-old centre missed the French triumph due to a knee injury having initially been named in the team.
South Africa, 2-5 to beat Wales in 80 minutes and 100-30 to win the World Cup, covered the handicap against hosts Japan to triumph 26-3 in Sunday's other quarter-final.
The Springboks led only 5-3 at half-time in Tokyo but the Brave Blossoms were eventually overwhelmed with winger Makazole Mapimpi crossing for two of South Africa's three tries.
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