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.
As a member of the national team affectionately known as the Sunshine Girls, it is hardly surprising that Jamaican international Stacian Facey is finding a cold and grey January in Cardiff not quite to her tastes. Not that anyone would have thought the Celtic Dragons’ new overseas signing looked anything... Read More
Tania Hoffman believes the Celtic Dragons can surf the netball wave to ride higher in the Vitality Superleague which starts this weekend. The New Zealander has set a top eight target for her squad as she prepares for her first campaign in charge of the struggling franchise. Hoffman has a... Read More
Celtic Dragons faced a former team-mate when they travelled to play benecosMavericks in Vitality Netball Superleague action. Shooter Kalifa McCollin, a Trinidad and Tobago senior international, spent last season playing for Dragons and impressed during her time in South Wales. Dragons made the decision to go with an all-Wales Superleague squad for... Read More
Celtic Dragons 35, Wasps 75 Celtic Dragons head to Ebbw Vale Leisure Centre for their final Vitality Superleague Netball match of the season next Saturday. The Welsh players ran into a Wasps team in outstanding form and full of confidence. Shooter Kalifa McCollin was player of the match for Dragons and had a... Read More
Celtic Dragons 53, Hertfordshire Mavericks 59 Celtic Dragons slipped to a second Vitality Netball Superleague home defeat in three days, going down against Hertfordshire Mavericks. The home team were on top for long spells and led by two goals at half-time, but faded in the third and could not pull back the... Read More
Celtic Dragons 53, Manchester Thunder 55 Centre Kyra Jones was player of the match for Celtic Dragons during an intense, hard-fought Vitality Netball Superleague match against Manchester Thunder. The teams were locked at 51-51 with four minutes left and Dragons went desperately close to regaining the lead at that stage. Thunder edged ahead... Read More