Sheffield Wednesday 3 Swansea City 1 Graham Potter branded his Swansea City side 'soft' as their chances of challenging for the play-offs suffered a major blow at Sheffield Wednesday. The Swans paid for some poor defending as the Owls hit them for three goals in the first-half. Adam Reach struck a double - the second after Declan John's woeful attempted clearance - with Steven Fletcher netting with a spectacular overhead kick.
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.
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Cardiff University law student Lowri Roberts retained the South Wales Squash Championship ladies A final in a repeat of last seasons final. Roberts, the World number 156 from Bodelwyddan in North Wales, won 15-13, 11-7, 2-11, 9-11, 11-8 in the final against Mid Glamorgan player Ciara Richards at the Sport Wales... Read More
Celtic Dragons wowed their Green Army fans when they turned on the style against champions Wasps in front of a sell-out attendance in Cardiff. Coventry-based Wasps have won back-to-back Vitality Netball Superleague titles, going on to lift the Championship play-off trophy each time, and are clear at the top this season. Dragons,... Read More
Shooting stars Chelsea Lewis and Kalifa McCollin will be key players for Celtic Dragons in their Vitality Netball Superleague home clash with Wasps. The teams go head-to-head at Cardiff’s Sport Wales National Centre this evening (Monday, 7pm centre-pass) when leaders Wasps aim to extend their winning run. Wales international Goal-Shooter Lewis, originally... Read More
Cardiff Met University student Grace Gear made her Premier Squash League debut for Welsh Wizards and powered to a straight games win. The 20-year-old from Welwyn Garden City was called up by Wizards with Welsh number one Tesni Evans playing in World tour events. A sell-out attendance watched Wizards take on PSL... Read More
Sporting veterans returned to the top tier for Welsh clubs this week - and made an impact. Centre Clare Elsey, aged 40, played for Celtic Dragons in Vitality Netball Superleague, while 44-year-old former World squash number three and British Open squash champion David Evans was in action for Welsh Wizards. Superleague is... Read More
Welsh squash fans were treated to a squash match of the highest quality when two of the World’s best players clashed in Cardiff. Egyptian Marwan ElShorbagy, ranked number eight in the World, played for Welsh Wizards and faced New Zealand’s Commonwealth Games gold medallist Paul Coll at the Sport Wales National... Read More