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.
Vitality Netball Superleague
It was a privilege to watch Celtic Dragons power to their Vitality Superleague victory against London Pulse at the Copper Box Arena. Dragons suffered misery when finishing bottom over the previous couple of seasons, but the pain of those failures are now driving them on. Captain Nia Jones and her team were,... Read More
The Welsh interceptors made their mark in Vitality Netball Superleague with an all-action team display at the Copper Box Arena in London. Celtic Dragons, the pride of Wales, achieved 13 intercepts during their 67-40 win against London Pulse with captain Nia Jones and Dee Bolakoro on four each. Centre Kyra Jones made... Read More
London Pulse 40, Celtic Dragons 67 Celtic Dragons turned on the style with a smooth, cohesive and vibrant team display at the Copper Box Arena in London. Captain Nia Jones and her Dragons were ruthless, winning all four quarters including a 20-7 scoreline in the second. They kept Pulse under pressure in all... Read More
Tania Hoffman believes the return of Suzy Drane – and an iconic Olympic venue - can inspire the Celtic Dragons to their first victory of the Vitality Netball Superleague tonight. The Dragons are at the Copper Box Arena to face London Pulse where they aim to follow-up last week’s encouraging... Read More
As a member of the national team affectionately known as the Sunshine Girls, it is hardly surprising that Jamaican international Stacian Facey is finding a cold and grey January in Cardiff not quite to her tastes. Not that anyone would have thought the Celtic Dragons’ new overseas signing looked anything... Read More
There is a new vibrancy in and around the Celtic Dragons squad plus an inner belief they will improve performances as the season progresses. Watching Dragons players warm down at Arena Birmingham following their 58-41 defeat against Team Bath at Super10 day their enthusiasm and desire shone through. The next test for... Read More