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.
Manchester Storm 5, Belfast Giants 2 Head coach Ryan Finnerty and his Storm players struck a mighty blow for Cardiff Devils in the chase for Elite League glory. Manchester Storm hit back from 2-1 down to win 5-2 in Altrincham and leave Giants four points behind leaders Cardiff Devils with four games... Read More
Former Cardiff Devils captain Ryan Finnerty and his Manchester Stormtroopers play a massive role in the Elite League title chase over the next 48 hours. Head coach Finnerty’s Storm play second-placed Belfast Giants at home this evening (Friday) before travelling to face Devils at the Viola Arena in Cardiff Bay on... Read More
Glasgow Clan are preparing a hot Elite League reception for Cardiff Devils in Glasgow on Wednesday. Head coach Peter Russell and his Clan team are among four teams who have already qualified for the end-of-season play-offs, along with Devils, Belfast Giants and Nottingham Panthers. Clan are intent on finishing third and they... Read More
Head Coach Andrew Lord and his Cardiff Devils are preparing for a crucial run of three Elite League fixtures in five days. Devils will move four points clear of title rivals Belfast Giants with a win against Glasgow Clan in Scotland on Wednesday, while they play Manchester Storm at the Viola... Read More
Sheffield Steelers 5, Cardiff Devils 4 Cardiff Devils suffered in Sheffield and have been replaced at the top of Elite League. Defending champions Devils were beaten 5-4 by Sheffield Steelers in South Yorkshire despite firing 50 shots at home goalie Jackson Whistle. Canadian hitman Anthony DeLuca, a 24-year-old former Wichita Thunder forward, had... Read More
Belfast Giants are keeping Cardiff Devils under pressure in the race to be crowned Elite League ice hockey champions. Head coach Adam Keefe and his Giants won 4-1 against Coventry Blaze at the SSE Arena on Friday and moved to within two points of leaders Devils with six fixtures to play. Belfast... Read More