Exclusive by Owen Morgan Many people welcome the New Year as an opportunity for a change in fortunes. But athlete Jenny Nesbitt is delighted the form she displayed right up until the final hours of 2018 is already continuing into 2019. Nesbitt rang out the old year in fine style by winning the 60th anniversary edition of the prestigious Nos Galan race in Mountain Ash on New Year’s Eve.
Matt Edwards will defend his British Rally Championship title with M-Sport this season. The 34-year-old has been confirmed by the Cumbria-based outfit as one of the drivers as it looks for a fourth straight BRC crown having proved dominant on the gravel and asphalt last year.
As the search continues for Cardiff City’s new striker Emiliano Sala and the pilot of his aircraft, Bluebirds fan Josh Thomas gives a personal perspective. From feelings of excitement at his signing, to dread when he heard the news, and the sadness for those who wanted to welcome him. Around 1:30am this morning, I received a message from my friend telling me that a plane had gone missing over Alderney in the Channel Islands. The plane – he continued - was on a journey from Nantes, a city in Northern France, to Wales and our capital city of Cardiff.
Ken Choo has said Cardiff City are praying for positive news after being left shocked after Emiliano Sala's plane went missing on route from Nantes to Cardiff. The French Civil Aviation Authority has confirmed that the club's £15million record signing was on board the Piper Malibu light aircraft which lost contact over the Channel Islands on Monday night. Sala was due to train with his new team-mates for the first time at their Vale of Glamorgan headquarters this morning but training was cancelled following the shock news.
Penarth Hockey Club continued their strong start to 2019 with points for two of the three teams in Verde Recreo League action last weekend. PENARTH 4-4 Ashmoor The 1st XI welcomed league leaders Ashmoor to Stanwell, determined to continue their good run of results having been unbeaten since the opening week in December.
Cardiff City are seeking clarification amid 'genuine concern' for Emiliano Sala after a plane went missing between France and Cardiff. A sea search was launched yesterday after the Piper Malibu light aircraft was reported missing on a flight between Nantes and the Welsh capital.
Shaun Edwards is still upset at the way Wales lost on their last visit to France, but his anger is not centred on the extra time played or the 100th minute winner secured by the home side in extraordinary circumstances. The Wales defence coach’s biggest concern is about the start Wales got... Read More
The Welsh contribution in European rugby is already over and no-one has yet broken sweat in a quarter-final tie in either competition. Worse than that, the figures for the four regions this season are damning. Collectively, they played 24 pool matches and won just seven, losing the other 17. Strength... Read More
Josh Adams has been ruled out of a comeback this weekend as the Wales wing battles for fitness ahead of the Six Nations. The Worcester Warriors star has not played since injuring his hamstring last month and the club have warned that any setback now could lead to another six... Read More
January blues? Not for Robin Davey, who says with European dreams trampled into the dirt once more, the Wales players will feel liberated when they cross under the watch towers at the “Jail of Glamorgan”. The Six Nations is coming and Wales are on a nine-match winning streak. What’s to... Read More
Warren Gatland is confident if Wales beat France in Paris they can use it as a springboard to win the 2019 Six Nations. In his final crack at the annual tournament before leaving the job, the Wales coach thinks the opening Friday night fixture holds the key to success. Wales... Read More
Thomas Young has been recalled by Wales for the Six Nations, with coach Warren Gatland also including injured stars Leigh Halfpenny and Ross Moriarty in a squad of 39. But whilst Wasps flanker Young returns, there is no place for Taulupe Faletau - confirmation that the Bath No.8 has no hope... Read More