Jake Heyward made a dream debut in the mile to clocked the second fastest time in history by a Welsh athlete in London. The Cardiff runner's time of 3:54.78 was just 0.39secs off the record set by Newport's Neil Horsfield in Cork 33 years ago.
Daniel Jervis cut a frustrated figure after the opening session of the World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. The 23-year-old finished 17th in the 400m freestyle heats of which the top eight went straight to Sunday’s final, ruling Jervis out. Alys Thomas also failed to make it through from her events, finishing 24th in the 100m butterfly in 59.24, 1.04secs outside her trials time.
Joel Makin has reached a new career high after being... Read More
Tesni Evans retained her AJ Bell British National title with a dominant victory over Emily Whitlock in Nottingham. The 26-year-old triumphed 11-3, 11-6, 11-5 in 31 minutes against her English rival who is based in Colwyn Bay. Evans was seeded three for the event where she became the first Welsh winner... Read More
Tesni Evans has a great chance of retaining her AJ Bell British Championship title after a stunning victory over No 1 seed Laura Massaro. The 26-year-old repeated her semi-final victory over Massaro from last year to reach Sunday's final. Evans, seeded third, came from a game down and from trailing by... Read More
Tesni Evans is still on course for a second AJ Bell British National title after qualifying for Saturday's semi-finals. The defending champ came from one game down to beat England's Julianne Courtice 3-1 after 48 minutes at Nottingham University. Evans triumphed 8-11, 11-5, 11-5, 11-7 in her quarter-final against the... Read More
Tesni Evans powered into the quarter-finals as she began the defence of her AJ Bell British National title in Nottingham. The 26-year-old needed just 23 minutes to beat world no 120 Alicia Mead from England 11-2, 11-2, 11-5. Evans, seeded three for this year's event, will now face No 7... Read More
Tesni Evans will begin the defence of her AJ Bell British National title against qualifier Alicia Mead in the first round. The 26-year-old had originally been seeded four for the event in Nottingham but has moved up one place with top seed Sarah-Jane Perry pulling out with a long-standing injury.... Read More