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Jeremiah Azu Looking To Conquer Rome After Making History Books

Jeremiah Azu
Jeremiah Azu will be gunning for glory at the European Champions in Rome in June.

Gareth Davies . . . The Striking Bright Light In A Dark Season For The Scarlets

Gareth Davies
The “phenomenal” Gareth Davies has been likened to a top striker in football having just reached a major career landmark. Wales scrum-half Davies took his tally of league tries up to 50 with a double in the Scarlets’ victory over Zebre Parma in the last round of BKT URC matches.

Llantwit Fardre Turn On The Power To Take Cup Glory

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At the end of what has been an up and down season, Llantwit Fardre saved their best for last to secure Worthington’s Mid District Division Two Cup glory. A first half five-try blitz set Fardre up for a 47-27 victory over their Two East Central counterparts Cilfynydd at Sardis Road.

Cambrian Welfare Clinch Double After Beating Nelson

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Cambrian Welfare rounded off a triumphant campaign as they came from behind to beat Nelson, 43-27 at Sardis Road and secure the Worthington’s Mid District Division One Cup. It bagged a second piece of silverware of the season for the Welfare, who had already been crowned champions of Division One East Central to earn promotion to next season’s new look Championship.

Sam Northeast Claims Tame Draw Was Inevitable For Glamorgan

Sam Northeast Glamorgan
Glamorgan captain Sam Northeast admitted he had settled for a draw long before the match against Leicestershire left both teams frustrated. The Welsh county have been left back in sixth place in Division Two of the Vitality County Championship with only one win from seven games.

Eight Players Set For Wales PDRL Debuts

Wales Physical Disability Rugby League (PDRL) head coach Rob Davies has named his squad for both the exhibition game against Team Colostomy UK and the full international against a PDRL All Stars side this June.

Wales Wheelchair Head Coach Alan Caron Looking To Next Generation To Continue Celtic Cup Domination

Wales Wheelchair head coach Alan Caron has named a nine-player squad to travel to the University of Galway to take on Scotland and Ireland in the Celtic Cup on Saturday 8 June.

Ollie Wynne-Griffith Vows To Stay Clear Of Chasing Pack Ahead Of Olympics

Oliver Wynne-Griffith rowing
Ollie Wynne-Griffith insists he and teammate Tom George will strive for more improvement after they underlined their favourites’ tag for the Olympic Games by winning the men’s pair final at the World Rowing Cup. Welsh star Wynne-Griffith led the way as they won the first of seven medals for Great Britain on the final day of the regatta in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Jeremiah Azu Looking To Make More History After Breaking 10-Second Barrier

Jeremiah Azu athletics
Jeremiah Azu gave notice of a timely spike in form in Olympic year when he became the first Welsh athlete to run a 100m in less than 10 seconds at the weekend. The Cardiff flier broke the 10 second-barrier for the first time in wind legal conditions at the True Athletes Classic in Leverkusen, Germany.

Osian Colour Scene . . . Roberts Eyes Busy Summer Ahead After Masterminding Como Triumph

Osian Roberts Como
Welsh coaching guru Osian Roberts will spend this summer watching the seeds he has planted across Europe come into full bloom. The man who shaped the coaching careers of Cesc Fabregas, Mikel Arteta, Patrick Vieira and Thierry Henry has proven he is no mere blackboard technician by guiding Italian club Como into Serie A.

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Anwen Butten Named Wales Captain For Commonwealth Games In Birmingham . . . And Hopes Her Experience Can Inspire Others

By Gareth James Anwen Butten will captain Wales at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham later this month and the veteran of five previous events hopes her huge experience can inspire others. The lawn bowls double bronze medalist from 2002 and 2010 will lead her country at her sixth Games, which starts on... Read More

Crowning Glory: Wales' Laura Daniels Regains World Bowls Title

Laura Daniels was crowned World Indoor Bowls Champion for the second time after a thrilling victory in... Read More

From The Jungle To A Green Dream . . . How Caerleon Bowls Club Got Rolling Again

George Gibb admits he wore the look of an anxious man as he peered across the green at Caerleon Bowls Club earlier this summer. “It was a bit of a jungle, to be honest,” says the club’s former chairman. “We were looking out and worrying a little at the state... Read More

Anwen Butten Leads Wales To Bowls Glory At Atlantic Championships

Anwen Butten led Wales to glory on home turf when they struck gold at the Atlantic Championships. The experienced Welsh skipper and her rookie team swept all before them as they took the women’s fours crown at Cardiff’s Penylan club. Commonwealth Games veteran Butten, Ysie White, Bethan Russ and Melanie... Read More

Commonwealth Stars Back To Boost Wales Bowls

Wales’ Commonwealth Games stars will get the chance to shine on home soil when they go for glory at the World Bowls Atlantic Championships this week. A total of 26 nations are gearing up for the global lawn bowls event, which gets underway at four South Wales locations on Friday.... Read More

Laura Daniels Goes Back Down Under To Mine More Gold

Laura Daniels will be hoping to use the experience of becoming a world champion in Australia last year to steer her to a Commonwealth Games gold medal on the Gold Coast in April. The Neath bowler struck gold in Sydney when she followed in the footsteps of fellow Welsh international... Read More
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