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.
Bristol Bears owner Steve Lansdown has urged English rugby to reject any thoughts of making partnerships with the Welsh regions and the rest of the Guinness Pro14 – and concentrate instead on markets such as China and the USA. Lansdown – the man behind Bristol’s re-branding as the Bears –... Read More
Bondra is a name forever linked with World Championship glory in Slovakia. It’s been 16 years since Peter Bondra scored his gold medal goal for the Slovaks, clinching their win against Russia and put his country on top of the world for the first time. He played NHL hockey for Washington Capitals... Read More
Great Britain face a German test to start their first campaign in the World Championship top flight for 25 years. They also play Canada, Denmark, USA, Finland and hosts Slovakia during a week-long tournament next May. Welshmen Matthew Myers and Jonathan Phillips are both GB regulars along with Cardiff Devils players Mark... Read More
Wales Sevens coach Gareth Williams admitted his team had missed their opportunity as they were denied a chance to bid for a repeat of their 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens triumph. Wales won their opening match against Zimbabwe on Saturday, 33-12, but were then well beaten by the hosts USA,... Read More
Cai Devine is ready to follow Sam Cross from obscurity to Test stardom for Wales – starting with the Rugby World Cup Sevens this weekend. Devine is a Singapore-born Durham University student who will be part of the Wales squad competing in San Francisco and aiming to emulate the Welsh... Read More
Wales pair Cory Allen and Lloyd Williams have both been named in the Wales sevens squad for this weekend's Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco (20th-22nd July). Ospreys centre Allen – capped six times at 15-a-side level – and 23-cap Cardiff Blues scrum-half Williams will provide experience to a... Read More