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No shut-in for final
Cardiff
November 2, 1999

It is unlikely that the Wallabies will have their wishes granted and have the Millennium Stadium roof closed for Saturday's showpiece
The Welsh Rugby Union, the official tournament hosts have said that there were no plans to close the roof.
"The roof will be staying open," said WRU regional manager David Rees.
Meanwhile France have refused to back Australia's call for an 'indoor' game.
"We'll play in whatever conditions there are," said French coach Jean-Claude Skrela. Second row Fabien Pelous added "Rugby is meant to be an outdoor sport"
With rain forecast for the weekend Australian captain John Eales and coach Rod Macqueen had asked for the roof to be closed.

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