Llanelli's Evan Hoyt faces a super Saturday in Scotland after breezing into the singles semi-final and doubles final at the ITF World Tennis Tour $25,000 tournament in Glasgow. The right-hander is scheduled to play Germany's Jeremy Jahn in the last four of the singles in the morning at the Scotstoun Leisure Centre. Then, in the afternoon, he partners fellow Brit Luke Johnson in the doubles final against American pairing Tom Fawcett and Alexander Ritschard.
Nigel Edwards has become the first Welshman to book his ticket to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The 50-year-old former World No 2 amateur golfer, who made history by captaining three successive British Walker Cup teams in 2015, has been announced as the Team Leader for the Team GB golf team in Japan next year when they will be aiming to repeat the gold medal triumph of Justin Rose in Rio 2016.
Alun Wyn Jones insists Wales have more in their locker and plan to unload it in England’s direction tomorrow afternoon. The Wales captain has conceded his team have not been at their best in their two Six Nations victories so far and should perhaps have scored four more tries than they have managed so far. The two remaining unbeaten teams in this season’s tournament go head to head in what is effectively a title eliminator at the Principality Stadium.
Non Stanford put a difficult season of injuries and illness behind her to claim second place at the Beijing International Triathlon. The Welsh athlete finished one minute 57 seconds behind winner Ashleigh Gentle of Australia at the event over the weekend at the Olympic course in China. Stanford trailed fellow... Read More
Team Wales skipper Non Stanford will get another crack at the Commonwealth Games course when she returns to the Gold Coast next month as part of the British team at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final. The former world champion finished eighth at the Gold Coast and is one of... Read More
There was some great middle distance running at the 71st Welsh School’s Athletics Championships in Cardiff, with north Walian Samia Jones taking pride of place. Jones set a Welsh record as she eclipsed fellow north Walian Cari Hughes’ 2013 mark of 4.33.33 in the Junior Girls 1500 metres. The Syr Hugh... Read More
Non Stanford has been named in Britain’s team for the European... Read More
Non Stanford was able to add a World Mixed Relay Triathlon series silver medal to her collection in Nottingham after helping the British quartet come home second to the USA. Hot on the heels of her bronze medal in Yokohama in the women’s elite event last month, the Team Wales... Read More
Non Stanford had added her backing to UK... Read More