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.
Hundreds of club runners from all over Wales will rub shoulders with some of the nation’s elite athletes on Saturday. The annual George Crump Memorial Welsh Cross Country Championships will be held at Pembrey Country Park, near Llanelli. The current cross country season has been a particularly successful one for Welsh... Read More
By Owen Morgan A strong contingent of Welsh athletes will be battling for domestic titles and Great Britain team places for September’s World Championships when they line up in the elite field at this year’s Virgin London Marathon. Among the confirmed elite athletes, there will be London debuts for Natasha... Read More
Charlotte Arter produced a brave run to claim second place in the women's senior at the Simplyhealth Great Stirling X-Country. The Welsh athlete's performance helped Great Britain & Northern Ireland earn vital points as they held off Team USA, to finish with 84 points overall. Team Europe took victory, accumulating... 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