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Ffos Las Follows Birthday Bash With Burry Port RNLI 200 Year Celebration

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Hot on the heels of Ffos Las’s 15th birthday celebration on Sunday, the Welsh track hosts a midweek six-race evening card to keep the action rolling in. Racing gets underway in the Burry Port RNLI 200 Year Celebration Racenight at 6.20pm with the 1m2f handicap in class six before rounding off at 8.50 as seven runners take on the class five handicap.

Emma Finucane Bids To Add Olympic Gold To World Champion Status

Emma Finucane Great Britain
She conquered the world in 2023 and now Carmarthen cyclist Emma Finucane has her sights set on winning Olympic gold in Paris this summer. The 21-year-old became the fastest woman in world cycling when she beat Germany's Lea Friedrich to win sprint gold at the Cycling World Championships in Glasgow last year, becoming only the third British rider to win the title.

Made At Met . . . Ellis Bevan Follows Fine Line Of Wales Scrum-Halves

Ellis Bevan Wales
Ellis Bevan has become the latest Welsh scrum-half to have been produced by Cardiff Met, following in the footsteps of some of the very best No 9s in the business. Where Clive Rowlands, Gareth Edwards, Clive Shell, Brynmor Williams and Gareth Cooper went before him, three of them going on to become British & Irish Lions, Cardiff scrum-half Bevan took his first tentative steps on the international stage in Wales’ defeat to South Africa at Twickenham.

Regan Grace Makes Wales Squad For Australia Tour As Warren Gatland Rolls The Dice

Former rugby league star Regan Grace has been named in Wales’ 34-strong squad to tour Australia. Grace, who has only played two senior games of union for his club Bath, recently linked up with Wales’ training group after Ospreys wing Keelan Giles suffered a groin injury and was ruled out of the three-match trip. Grace, who scored 89 tries for St Helens during a league career that saw him feature in three Grand Final-winning teams, is under contract with Bath until the end of next season.

World Champ Emma Finucane Heads Awesome Foursome Handed Dream Olympic Debuts

Emma Finucane
Josh Tarling, Stevie Williams and Emma Finucane have booked their tickets for the Paris Olympics.

Geraint Thomas Ready To Ride His 13th Tour de France

Geraint Thomas is relishing the chance to 'mix it up' when he embarks on his 13th Tour de France on Saturday.

Glamorgan Need Championship Boost For T20 Repair Job, Says Andy Gorvin

Andy Gorvin Glamorgan
Bowler Andy Gorvin is hoping Glamorgan’s switch to Vitality County Championship action can inject some energy into the country’s limping campaign. Gorvin took three wickets but his side were thwarted by a well-constructed half-century from Emilio Gay which was the mainstay of Northamptonshire's batting efforts in the first day of their match in Cardiff.

Regan Grace In Line For Wales Tour Down Under

Warren Gatland Wales
Wales’ under pressure coach Warren Gatland could offer a tour spot to Australia to former rugby league star Regan Grace, despite the wing having played only two senior games of union. Grace was called into Wales’ training following Keelan Giles’ injury, and the Bath player immediately impressed, with Wales assistant coach Jonathan Humphreys describing him as an “X-factor” player.

Arthur Okonkwo Reckons He’s Come “Home” To Wrexham

Arthur Okonkwo Wrexham
Wrexham have signed goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo on a three-year deal following his release from Arsenal. Okonkwo joins the League One side on a permanent contact on 1 July when his deal with the Premiership outfit has expired.

Tom Brindle Hails His History Makers As Wales Women Qualify For World Cup With A Dutch Demolition

Coach Tom Brindle hailed his players as Wales women created history by qualifying for their first Rugby League World Cup 2026.

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Cardiff Teen Matthew Rees Setting The Single-Seater Racing World Alight As He Leads F4 Leaderboard

By Paul Evans Matthew Rees is setting the UK single-seater motor racing world alight, after taking the lead in the prestigious F4 British Championship mid-way through his debut season. With 15 of the 30 rounds completed, the Cardiff teenager is sitting on top of the leaderboard, thanks to another double podium finish... Read More

Ryan Ratcliffe Plots Porsche Return After Successful Maiden Carrera Cup Season

Ryan Ratcliffe will return to the Porsche Carrera Cup racing series next year with his sights firmly set on winning the Pro-Am title – after finishing runner-up in his first attempt at Britain’s fastest single make championship this season. The 27-year old Carmarthenshire-based driver arrived at the final round of... Read More

Pembrey Circuit’s 2020 Celebratory Calendar Left In Tatters By Welsh Government Covid-19 Guidelines

Instead of celebrating its 30th anniversary with a spectacular series of events, Pembrey Circuit has instead been forced to admit defeat and cancel its entire race programme for the rest of 2020 – in what the track owners admit is a truly disastrous year for the venue. Having built a... Read More

Ryan Ratcliffe In Race For The Title As Porsche Carrera Cup Hots Up

Ryan Ratcliffe is in a close fight for the Pro-Am title on his debut season in the Porsche Carrera Cup. The young Carmarthenshire driver has powered to three wins from eight races and has a 100% points-scoring finishes record. The series has already reached mid-distance, with four completed race meetings... Read More

Racer Morris Puts Brave Face On Wasted Trip To Italy

You’ve waited five months for racing to restart, you fly to Italy for the Covid-19 delayed opening round of the GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup and then one of your team-mates crashes the car before you get the chance to drive it. The situation doesn’t bare thinking about, does... Read More

Ryan Ratcliffe Drives A Porsche . . . Very Fast . . . And In Eight Races In August As Motor Racing Returns

Motorsport is finally emerging from the enforced pit stop of lockdown and for one Welshman the lights turn green again this weekend. Ryan Ratcliffe will be racing in the Porsche Carrera Cup at Donnington Park, keen to make up for lost time, as he tells Paul Evans. Racing is very... Read More
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