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.
Welsh endurance athletes will be pounding the streets of Europe over the next week in locations as diverse as Barcelona and Llanelli. Senior Welsh men’s and women’s national teams are being supported by Welsh Athletics to take part in this weekend’s Barcelona Half Marathon and next Thursday’s Armagh International Road... Read More
Charlotte Arter produced a brave run to claim second place in the women's senior at the Simplyhealth Great Stirling X-Country. The Welsh athlete's performance helped Great Britain & Northern Ireland earn vital points as they held off Team USA, to finish with 84 points overall. Team Europe took victory, accumulating... Read More
South Wales won the overall team award at the 20th annual Welsh Inter Regional Cross Country Championships on Saturday. The event held at Trefonnen Primary School in Llandrindod Wells was a successful one for the South Wales region as they also claimed the overall female title. The overall men's team... Read More
Melissa Courtney’s record breaking summer was rewarded with the title of Senior Women’s Track and Field Athlete of the Year at Welsh Athletics’ annual awards ceremony in Cardiff. The Commonwealth Games bronze medalist enjoyed another stellar year as she captured the Welsh 3000 and 5000 metre records and ran for... Read More
Swansea Harriers’ men’s and women’s teams retained their Welsh Road Relay Championships at a wet and windy Pembrey Country Park. Wales Commonwealth Games stars Josh Griffiths and Jonny Hopkins led the way for the men, jointly clocking the fastest leg time of the day for the 5,480m loop of the... Read More