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.
Two of Wales’ brightest young athletes have been included in a world class line-up for the Muller Indoor Grand Prix in Birmingham this weekend. Cardiff AAC duo Jake Heyward and Jeremiah Azu will compete alongside more then 50 global medallists on Saturday. Ranked as the world’s number one indoor event,... Read More
Welsh endurance athletes will be pounding the streets of Europe over the next week in locations as diverse as Barcelona and Llanelli. Senior Welsh men’s and women’s national teams are being supported by Welsh Athletics to take part in this weekend’s Barcelona Half Marathon and next Thursday’s Armagh International Road... Read More
Charlotte Arter is hoping to bring her world beating form into this weekend's Simplyhealth Great Stirling XCountry event. The Cardiff AAC athlete, who set a new female world best time at her home city's parkrun last Saturday, is one of four Welsh athletes in the Great Britain squad which takes... Read More
Cardiff athlete Charlotte Arter has spoken of her delight at setting a new parkrun world best time in her home city on Saturday. The 27-year-old Wales and Great Britain international stormed around the 5km Bute Park course in just 15:50. Arter's time is the fastest clocked by a woman at any... Read More
South Wales won the overall team award at the 20th annual Welsh Inter Regional Cross Country Championships on Saturday. The event held at Trefonnen Primary School in Llandrindod Wells was a successful one for the South Wales region as they also claimed the overall female title. The overall men's team... Read More
Jake Heyward triumphed in a high-quality meeting in... Read More