Exclusive by Owen Morgan Many people welcome the New Year as an opportunity for a change in fortunes. But athlete Jenny Nesbitt is delighted the form she displayed right up until the final hours of 2018 is already continuing into 2019. Nesbitt rang out the old year in fine style by winning the 60th anniversary edition of the prestigious Nos Galan race in Mountain Ash on New Year’s Eve.
Matt Edwards will defend his British Rally Championship title with M-Sport this season. The 34-year-old has been confirmed by the Cumbria-based outfit as one of the drivers as it looks for a fourth straight BRC crown having proved dominant on the gravel and asphalt last year.
As the search continues for Cardiff City’s new striker Emiliano Sala and the pilot of his aircraft, Bluebirds fan Josh Thomas gives a personal perspective. From feelings of excitement at his signing, to dread when he heard the news, and the sadness for those who wanted to welcome him. Around 1:30am this morning, I received a message from my friend telling me that a plane had gone missing over Alderney in the Channel Islands. The plane – he continued - was on a journey from Nantes, a city in Northern France, to Wales and our capital city of Cardiff.
Ken Choo has said Cardiff City are praying for positive news after being left shocked after Emiliano Sala's plane went missing on route from Nantes to Cardiff. The French Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed that the club's £15million record signing was on board the Piper Malibu light aircraft which lost contact over the Channel Islands on Monday night. Sala was due to train with his new team-mates for the first time at their Vale of Glamorgan headquarters this morning but training was cancelled following the shock news.
Penarth Hockey Club continued their strong start to 2019 with points for two of the three teams in Verde Recreo League action last weekend. PENARTH 4-4 Ashmoor The 1st XI welcomed league leaders Ashmoor to Stanwell, determined to continue their good run of results having been unbeaten since the opening week in December.
Cardiff City are seeking clarification amid 'genuine concern' for Emiliano Sala after a plane went missing between France and Cardiff. A sea search was launched yesterday after the Piper Malibu light aircraft was reported missing on a flight between Nantes and the Welsh capital.
Great Britain head coach Peter Russell has shocked many Cardiff Devils fans by leaving big-hitting defenceman Josh Batch of the national team. The 6ft 4ins Batch is in the best form of his career and helped Devils win back-to-back Elite League titles over the last two seasons, but has been left... Read More
Cardiff Devils have completed their 2018-19 roster and are intent on firing up their Elite League title challenge. No club has ever been crowned champions in three successive seasons, but Devils are on a charge and the arrival of new defenceman Drew Schiestel is a bonus. Captain Jake Morissette and his team... Read More
Newly-signed Devils player Evan Mosey enjoyed his Ice Hogs experience in the American League and returned to Britain, in his view, a better player. Speedy American Mosey, originally from Downers Grove, has been added to the Devils team following the departure of defenceman Ben Blood to Finland’s Tappara. “Mosey is one of... Read More
Great Britain face a German test to start their first campaign in the World Championship top flight for 25 years. They also play Canada, Denmark, USA, Finland and hosts Slovakia during a week-long tournament next May. Welshmen Matthew Myers and Jonathan Phillips are both GB regulars along with Cardiff Devils players Mark... Read More
The Welsh athlete whose selection for the World Junior Championship in Finland came as a complete surprise, will leave the event with a bronze medal in his luggage. Before the championships, Swansea Harrier Joe Brier admitted he had forgotten the team was being announced when he got the call telling... Read More
Two of Wales' most promising young athletes have guaranteed their places in the Great Britain team for the IAAF World Junior Championships in Finland next month. Jake Heyward and James Tomlinson both won gold at the England Athletics U-20 and U-23 Championships in Bedford on Sunday, where the Under-20 events... Read More