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.
Graham Barrow has been confirmed as the new manager of Wrexham after initially insisting he would not take the job. Barrow has been in caretaker charge at the Racecourse Ground since stepping up from assistant when former boss Sam Ricketts left to join Shrewsbury Town. Barrow maintained he was only... Read More
Wrexham have given a new contract to current caretaker manager Graham Barlow – even though he insists he has no intention of becoming their permanent boss. Instead, Barlow – who stepped into the void after the departure of Sam Ricketts for Shrewsbury this week – will remain as assistant manager,... Read More
Sam Ricketts has taken charge at Shrewsbury Town - and Wrexham have launched their search for a new manager. Wrexham’s club statement said: “We did everything possible to retain Sam's services. However, once this interest became known, Sam expressed his desire to speak to them regarding their vacancy. "Shrewsbury triggered elements in... Read More
Wrexham kept their ninth clean sheet of the season in a 1-0 Vanarama National League win against Barnet at the Racecourse. Experienced striker Stuart Beavon scored the only goal to maintain the Dragons’ bid to sustain a big challenge for promotion back to the Football League. Manager Sam Ricketts has used 19... Read More
Sam Ricketts hailed one of Wrexham’s best away performances after their goalless Vanarama National League draw against Harrogate Town away. The Dragons were given a major lift when they won an appeal against Luke Summerfield’s three-match following his dismissal at Sutton United and he started, while captain Shaun Pearson was magnificent... Read More