Connor Roberts has revealed how the Wales squad have been taking inspiration for their European Championship campaign by watching footage of Euro 2016. Wales scaled the heights three summers ago as Chris Coleman’s side reached the semi-finals of Euro 2016 after ending a 58-year wait to play at a major tournament. The journey in France began with a 2-1 win over Slovakia in Bordeaux – the same opponents that Ryan Giggs’ side face in their opening 2020 European Championship qualifier at the Cardiff City Stadium on Sunday.
Wayne Pivac is in danger of leaving the Scarlets on a low note after admitting they served up their worst display in his five years in charge as they were hammered by the Cardiff Blues. Pivac – who is leaving at the end of the season to prepare to take charge of Wales after the World Cup – is in familiar territory for many coaches whose next job is announced long before they leave their current one. No matter what they utter in public about maintaining their focus until the last goodbye, they are often undermined by players who decide the king is dead, long live the next one.
Wales’ young female artistic gymnasts dominated the competition at the British Championships in Liverpool, with the Welsh female Espoir (under 13s) gymnasts taking eight of the top ten spots in the all-around competition and winning gold in every individual apparatus contest.
Chris Jenkins will probably have to pinch himself when he reflects on what he did on Friday night at the Royal Albert Hall in becoming only the seventh Welsh boxer to win the British welterweight title. Some of the greatest names in Welsh boxing history have won the title in... Read More
A packed Vale Sports Arena in Cardiff witnessed a spectacular night of boxing to celebrate St David's Day. The main event of the MTK Global show saw Gloucester's Akeem Ennis Brown retain his IBF European super-lightweight title with a unanimous victory over Rochdale's Bilal Rehman. But the stacked undercard - broadcast live... Read More
Cardiff hosts a St David’s Day showcase of rising Welsh boxing talent at the Vale Sports Arena this Friday night. The main event may be Gloucester’s Akeem Ennis Brown defending his IBF European super-lightweight title against Bilal Rehman, of Rochdale, but the 11-bout undercard is full of exciting young home-grown... Read More
Lee Selby insists he can become world champion again despite problems suffered when he moved up two weight divisions for the first time at the weekend. The former world featherweight champion had to overcome cuts above both eyes before outpointing Omar Douglas in his first bout at lightweight at the... Read More
Liam Williams’ first defence of his British Middleweight title will see boxing return to an iconic London venue. The Church Village man will face England’s Joe Mullender on March 8 at The Royal Albert Hall, which stages only its second professional boxing show since the 1990s. The talented Williams (19-2-1-KO14)... Read More