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Johnny Sexton To face Wales . . . But Only In Spirit

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Paul O’Connell believes the legacy of influential former captain Johnny Sexton lives on among Ireland’s 2024 Guinness Six Nations squad. The reigning Grand Slam champions have made a strong start to the post-Sexton era by bouncing back from Rugby World Cup disappointment with successive championship wins over France and Italy.

Luke Hawker Insists Time Was Right To Step Away From Wales

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Luke Hawker has revealed the commitment required to play international hockey was behind his decision to retire from the international game. The current Wales captain announced he was stepping away from the international stage after 12 years and 126 caps for his country.

Elfyn Evans Moves To Second Place But Insists: It Could Have Been Better

Elfyn Evans Rally
Elfyn Evans ended a challenging Rally Sweden on a high by scoring a strong haul of points towards the World Rally Championship after setting the pace on the final day and claiming second overall. The Welsh driver moved into second in the standings for Toyota Gazoo Racing World Rally Team and stands just three points behind Thierry Neuville who was fourth in Sweden.

Tom Lockyer Reveals Brush With Death But Still Aims To Play Football Again

Tom Lockyer
Tom Lockyer said he “literally died” after his heart stopped for two minutes and 40 seconds during his harrowing on-pitch cardiac arrest. The 29-year-old Welsh star, speaking at length for the first time since he collapsed in the 59th minute of the Luton Town’s abandoned Premier League game against Bournemouth on December 16, admitted it is “out of his hands” if he will ever play again.

Wales 1500m Man Piers Copeland Take Stunning UK Title

Piers Copeland
Piers Copeland produced the most spectacular finish of the day to snatch a brilliant gold medal in the 1500m at the Microplus UK Athletics Indoor Championships on Sunday. The Pontypridd Roadents AC man was tucked in behind Callum Elson, of Cambridge and Coleridge AC, and Adam Fogg, of Coventry Godiva AC, for the majority of the race.

Dan’s The Man For Ospreys As They Prove Wales’ Best Again

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Ospreys coach Toby Booth paid a glowing tribute to his match-winning “quarterback” Dan Edwards following the dramatic 19-17 victory over Ulster Rugby in Swansea. Fly-half Edwards landed a 30-metre drop goal in the 80th minute to snatch the spoils and was then engulfed by his delirious team-mates.

Matt Willis And Caryl Edwards Roll Back The Years As They Power Through The Mud At Welsh Championships

Comebacks were the order of the day in the senior races at the 119th Welsh Cross Country Championships in Brecon on Saturday. Senior men’s winner Matt Willis was competing at the championships for the first time in five years after a series of injuries halted his career as one of Britain’s most promising triathletes and endurance runners. While former Commonwealth Games marathon runner Caryl Edwards won her first Welsh Cross Country title for six years.

I Can't Shout At Them . . . Their Morale Is low, Says Cardiff City Boss Erol Bulut

Cardiff City manager Erol Bulut has admitted morale in his squad is fragile after their latest setback. The Bluebirds were hammered 4-1 at Norwich City to make it three defeats in a row and six in their last seven games. It is a run that has seen Bulut’s team fall from play-off contention to the edge of  the relegation scrap - just eight points above the drop zone with 14 matches still to play.

Every Dog Has Its Day . . . And Keiron Assiratti Is Ready To Add Some Bite For Wales Against Ireland

Keiron Assiratti wants to show Wales can add some bite to their bark in Dublin next week. So far, Wales have threatened but not delivered after two defeats in the opening rounds of the Six Nations. Now, Assiratti is ready for big dogs Ireland after time spent mulling over his future with his pet sausage dog, Pixie.

Luke Williams Calls Out Swansea City Players For Being "Too Scared" To Win

Angry Luke Williams has hit out at his Swansea City players for being “too scared” to take the initiative when they draw level with opponents. Williams was reflecting on his players’ response after they drew level at 1-1 with Ipswich Town on Saturday, before eventually losing 2-1. It’s a defeat that leaves the head coach still searching for a home win, with just one victory achieved in seven league matches since he took over.

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Josh Tarling And Zoe Backstedt Strike Gold For GB In Netherlands

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Wales' Commonwealth Games Gymnast Jea Maracha Announces Her Retirement

Commonwealth Games women’s artistic gymnast Jea Maracha has announced her retirement from elite competition. Maracha began her journey in the sport aged five at Phoenix Gymnastics Cardiff. She was first taken into the British Performance Pathway Development Squad in 2016, following her 10th place finish at the 2015 British Championships... Read More

Melissa Courtney-Bryant Moves Close To Welsh Record After Win In France

Melissa Courtney-Bryant overtook the great Kirsty Wade to move... Read More

Joe Cemlyn-Jones Finds Gold On The Streets Of London

A gold medal on the parallel bars for Team Wales Commonwealth Games gymnast Joe Cemlyn-Jones was one of the highlights of a packed weekend of action at the Men’s London Open in Ilford. Following up on his high bar bronze at the Artistic British Championships in March, City of Birmingham... Read More

The Rise Of Ruby . . . A Jewel In The Crown Of Welsh Gymnastics

Not many 16-year-old Welsh athletes have an eye on competing at next year’s Olympic Games – but then not many have had the kind of meteoric rise of Ruby Evans. When 2023 began, the then 15-year-old Cardiff schoolgirl had not even begun her senior career in the sport, but by... Read More

Ruby Evans, Poppy-Grace Stickler And Joe Cemlyn-Jones Earn Welsh Medal Rush At British Championships

Welsh gymnasts Ruby Evans and Poppy-Grace Stickler proved they belong at the elite end of the sport at senior level with stunning performances at the British Championships. Evans is the new British senior women’s vault champion while Stickler became a double British medallist on floor on the final day of... Read More
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