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.
Vanarama National League
Graham Barrow admits he is baffled by Wrexham failure to score goals in 2019. Manager Barrow is scratching his head after the Dragons have gone more than eight hours without a goal since the new year and suffered five successive defeats. Four of those fixtures were Vanarama National League games, while Wrexham... Read More
Tom Meechan fired the winner for Merthyr Town in their EvoStik Southern League home match against Basingstoke Town. The Martyrs won 1-0 at the MetCoaches Stadium and are sixth in the EvoStik Southern League, just outside the play-off places. Meechan struck after 76 minutes when he netted from an Ian Traylor cross. New... Read More
Wrexham, the best supported team in Vanarama National League football, have a burning desire to regain Football League status. They top the attendance table with an average of 5,238 per match ahead of Leyton Orient (5,166) and Chesterfield (4,520). The next home fixture for Wrexham is against Maidenhead next Saturday, but the... Read More
Wrexham have suffered four successive defeats and badly need to start gaining momentum in 2019. They crashed out go the Buildbase FA Trophy, losing 1-0 against Vanarama National League promotion rivals Leyton Orient at the Racecourse. The visitors from London had a player sent off, but held on to secure a place... Read More
Wrexham will put Vanarama National League promotion thoughts to the back of their minds this Saturday when promotion rivals Leyton Orient visit North Wales for a Buildbase FA Trophy tie. The Dragons have suffered three successive League defeats, but are still right in the promotion mix and will focus on the... Read More
Jason Oswell, an NHS physiotherapist with a knack of scoring goals, has returned to Wales on a promotion mission. Cheshire-born Oswell, 26, has added to his first team goals tally - which stands at 84 - in England, Scotland, Australia and the Welsh Premier League. Now he has committed to Vanarama National... Read More