Ireland declared the Grand Slam on Super Saturday however Wales, who were crossed out at the start of the champion with a big injury list, handled to protect 2nd area with a scrappy 14-13 win over the French in Cardiff.
Wales had little ball in the 2nd half and saw the visitors waste a variety of chances to protect a win on their own.
Gatland has actually confessed the efficiency was not quite sometimes however feels his team have actually found out much about themselves through the project and can now construct to the World Cup in Japan next year.
He stated: “It was absolutely an unsightly win. Often you will take an unsightly success over the efficiency. We showed up today and it was everything about winning.
” The efficiency was not the most essential thing. We began well however there were a lot of turnovers and errors.
” That is not a bad French group and they are getting much better. It is a hard competitors to win or end up 2nd and we are pleased with where we are at the minute.
” We have actually got something to construct on with a few of the depth we have actually developed in the team is pleasing.”