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.
Sheffield Steelers 5, Cardiff Devils 4 Cardiff Devils suffered in Sheffield and have been replaced at the top of Elite League. Defending champions Devils were beaten 5-4 by Sheffield Steelers in South Yorkshire despite firing 50 shots at home goalie Jackson Whistle. Canadian hitman Anthony DeLuca, a 24-year-old former Wichita Thunder forward, had... Read More
Belfast Giants are keeping Cardiff Devils under pressure in the race to be crowned Elite League ice hockey champions. Head coach Adam Keefe and his Giants won 4-1 against Coventry Blaze at the SSE Arena on Friday and moved to within two points of leaders Devils with six fixtures to play. Belfast... Read More
Josh Batch is back in the Great Britain fold. The 6ft 4ins Cardiff Devils player is among 28 players selected for GB’s training camp during April. Chelmsford-born Batch has played key roles for Elite League leaders Devils with his ability to switch seamlessly between defense and offence a crucial element for... Read More
Cardiff Devils 2, Guildford Flames 0 Goalie Ben Bowns kept a third shutout in four Elite League matches as Cardiff Devils stayed on course to win the Elite League ice hockey title. They have seven fixtures to play in the regular season and are four points ahead of Belfast Giants. Both teams have... Read More
Power forward Joey Haddad is ready to return for Cardiff Devils and could play in Thursday’s Elite League match against Fife Flyers in Scotland. Canadian Haddad has recovered from an injury and warmed up before Devils’ 6-0 home win against Sheffield Steelers on Sunday. “Joey is right there,” says head coach Andrew... Read More
Cardiff Devils 6, Sheffield Steelers 0 Goalie Ben Bowns and his D-Corps shut the door on Sheffield Steelers in Cardiff Bay. Cardiff Devils earned their second Elite League win of the weekend - and Bowns kept a shut-out in both. Leaders Devils followed their 2-0 win at Coventry on Saturday by hitting Steelers... Read More