Sheffield Wednesday 3 Swansea City 1 Graham Potter branded his Swansea City side 'soft' as their chances of challenging for the play-offs suffered a major blow at Sheffield Wednesday. The Swans paid for some poor defending as the Owls hit them for three goals in the first-half. Adam Reach struck a double - the second after Declan John's woeful attempted clearance - with Steven Fletcher netting with a spectacular overhead kick.
Llanelli's Evan Hoyt faces a super Saturday in Scotland after breezing into the singles semi-final and doubles final at the ITF World Tennis Tour $25,000 tournament in Glasgow. The right-hander is scheduled to play Germany's Jeremy Jahn in the last four of the singles in the morning at the Scotstoun Leisure Centre. Then, in the afternoon, he partners fellow Brit Luke Johnson in the doubles final against American pairing Tom Fawcett and Alexander Ritschard.
Nigel Edwards has become the first Welshman to book his ticket to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The 50-year-old former World No 2 amateur golfer, who made history by captaining three successive British Walker Cup teams in 2015, has been announced as the Team Leader for the Team GB golf team in Japan next year when they will be aiming to repeat the gold medal triumph of Justin Rose in Rio 2016.
Wrexham complete their 1,400 miles trek in eight days when they arrive home in North Wales this evening. The Dragons have earned seven points from three Vanarama National League fixtures against Havant, Boreham Wood and Gateshead over the last week. Cole Stockton’s 93rd minute equaliser at the International Stadium was celebrated by... Read More
Welsh tennis star Evan Hoyt goes into this week’s $25,000 ITF World Tennis Tour event in Glasgow on the back of winning a doubles title win in Devon. The right-hander partnered fellow Brit Luke Johnson to victory in the final of the $25,000 ITF event in Barnstaple at the weekend.... Read More
Welsh Premier League challengers The New Saints and Barry Town will want to take an advantage in the title race, with pacesetters Connah’s Quay Nomads in Irn-Bru Cup action. The two sides, second and third in the table, go head to head at Park Hall this afternoon while The Nomads are... Read More
Tesni Evans is still on course for a second AJ Bell British National title after qualifying for Saturday's semi-finals. The defending champ came from one game down to beat England's Julianne Courtice 3-1 after 48 minutes at Nottingham University. Evans triumphed 8-11, 11-5, 11-5, 11-7 in her quarter-final against the... Read More
Not for the first time Gareth Bale’s leading role in the soap opera that is Real Madrid is under scrutiny. Neil Masuda wonders why his Spanish critics can’t just do what Manchester City fans do with Sergio Aguero – allow his feet to do the talking. For a man of... Read More
Leigh Halfpenny is back – on the training field, at least. Come the weekend and he might also have played his first match for three months for the Scarlets. So, should he come straight back for Wales against England? Robin Davey weighs up the call – and would leave out... Read More