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But his progress has stalled since then with another young gun, Scarlets powerhouse George North, moving ahead of him in the queue for a wing berth.
And after injuring his knee against Glasgow in March, the worst was confirmed when Ospreys physio Chris Towers revealed the 19-year-old will have to go under the knife for reconstruction surgery.
Wales announce their World Cup squad on August 22 and Thomas’ prognosis does not make hopeful reading for Prydie.
He said: "The scans show that Tom has ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament, confirming what we were expecting.
"Having sought specialist advice regarding the injury, he will now undergo a surgical reconstruction of the ligament later this week once the knee has fully recovered from the initial trauma.
"He is looking at a lengthy lay-off, anticipated to be somewhere in the region of six to eight months."