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Lauren Has Eyes On $70,000 Prize To Leave Mum And Dad Smiling

Lauren Williams is on course for a $70,000 (around £54,000) jackpot after coming through,gh her first fight at the World Taekwondo Grand Slam event opened in China. The 19-year-old from Gwent beat Croatian rival Doris Pole 2-0 to reach the last eight in the -67kg weight division in Wuxi.

Georgia Davies Pleased With Bronze Over 100m Before 50m Bid

Georgia Davies was happy to end the year with another bronze medal as she finished third in the 100m backstroke at the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships in China. Davies – who also earned bronze for Wales earlier this year at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games – finished among the medals on the second day of competition in Hangzhou. The European Champion tied for the third place podium position with Minna Atherton of Australia in a time of 56.74 in what was expected to be a hotly contested and close race.

Cardiff Met v Cardiff Uni . . . The Student Scrap To See Who's Top Dog

The crown worn by the best student rugby team in Wales will be up for grabs on Wednesday night when Cardiff Met host Cardiff University at the Arms Park. It will be the second time this season the top two college rugby sides in the country have met and will give a clue as to whether the gap is closing. Both are part of the leading student rugby tier – the BUCS Super League – but Cardiff Met sit second in the table, whilst their city rivals are second from bottom.

Newport Earn Huge Tie, But MK Dons The Priority

Froome: We Will Still Be Racing In 2020 But Not As Team Sky

Geraint Thomas's team-mate Chris Froome is confident Team Sky will still be racing in 2020 - even if it is under a different name. The duo - who are both set to chase Tour de France glory next July - have seen their futures put under a cloud after Sky announced its sponsorship would finish at the end of 2019.

Captain Shaun To Face Former Club Boston In Trophy

Geraint's Team Sky Future In Doubt With Major Backer To End Funding

Geraint Thomas'  Team Sky future is under a cloud after Sky announced its sponsorship of the team will finish at the end of 2019. Wales' Tour de France champ has only just agreed a new three year deal with the team that was due to run until the end of 2021.

Dragons To Appoint "World Class" Coach . . . But On A Temporary Basis As Jim Mallinder And Andy Robinson Look On

The Dragons are set to appoint “a world class” coach to replace Bernard Jackman, who was officially removed from his post on Monday. A new man is due to be announced as soon as the beginning of next week and I understand talks are already well advanced with Jackman's successor - around 90% done. The appointment will be temporary - from the outset at least - lasting until the end of the current season after which both sides will review the situation.

Mike Flynn's Exiles Overcome Dragons To Earn FA Cup Tie Against Former Premier League Champs Leicester

Martyrs Suffer In Southern League Home Defeat Against Dolphins

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James Tomlinson Leads Wales Youngsters In Swansea Showdown

Some of Wales’ most promising athletics talent will be competing against the best young stars from England, Scotland and Northern Ireland at an international match in Swansea on Wednesday night. Wales Under-20s and Wales Schools will take on three England regional U-20 teams along with Scotland U-20s at Swansea University Athletics Stadium. Among those selected for the Wales Under-20s is... Read More

Sarah Omoregie And James Tomlinson To Throw Everything Into GB Chance

Two up-and-coming Welsh athletes will... Read More

Adele Nicoll Profile

Shot-Putter Adele Nicoll is Cardiff Met student with a big future. She narrowly missed out on a place in the Wales' Commonwealth Games team, but the national u23 record holder and World Youth finalist has her eyes on the 2020 Olympics. Nicoll recently picked up a dominant shot put victory with 14.57m,  to win the British Universities and Colleges Sport... Read More