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Wales Boss Robert Page Still Has Full Confidence In Aaron Ramsey . . . And Vows To Learn From Penalty Shoot-Out Calamities If Needed

‘It would mean everything and more’ – Treowen gymnast Lauryn Carpenter out to impress ahead of Birmingham call

Shaun Evans Has Backed Jac Morgan To Come Back With A Bang . . . As West Wales Rivals Are Set For A European Qualification Showdown

Recent Examples Have Shown The Importance Of The Mind In Sport . . . As Jade Jones Has Got The Support Around Her To Get Back On Top

Wales Boss Rob Page Has Seen The Future . . . And It Looks Like Brennan Johnson

Wales may be about to have their first shot at World Cup glory in 64 years, but manager Robert Page, is already looking to a future built around the likes of Bennan Johnson. As Page prepares for the do-or-die play-off against either Scotland or Ukraine, he also has a mind on the younger generation. The caretaker boss - whose own deal with Wales only runs as far as the end of the World Cup campaign - has heaped praise on fit-again Kieffer Moore, and believes he can bring something different to the team, but has stressed the importance of preparing the younger players in the squad for the future of Welsh football.

Aaron Ramsey "Hurting" But Gets Rangers' Backing After Euro Final Penalty Miss

Wales Head Coach Wayne Pivac Bemoans The Depth Of The Player Pool In Wales . . . After Henry Arundell Announced In England Training Squad

Former Swan Steve Cooper Flying To The Heights With Nottingham Forest And Insists: "This Is A Real Team"

Welsh Gymnast Gemma Frizelle Set For Rhythmic British Championships As Birmingham 2022 Draws Closer

"It's what we have been training for and preparing for a long time, so it’s both nerve-wracking and exciting.” Those are the words of Welsh rhythmic gymnast Gemma Frizelle as she and her team-mates prepare for a massive next three weeks. First up is the Rhythmic Gymnastics British Championships in Telford this weekend, followed a fortnight later by the Welsh Championships in Cardiff.

Two Uncapped Players Named . . . As Pivac Announces Experienced Squad To Tackle World Champions

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You’re Hired! The New General Manager At Ffos Las, Kevin Hire, Is A Man With A Big Plan

No sport was hit harder by the Covid pandemic than horse racing, where empty courses and cancelled meetings are estimated to have cost £450 million in lost income. But Kevin Hire – the recently appointed general manager at Ffos Las Racecourse - reckons the sport is fighting back and has... Read More

Ben Jones Thanks Dad Dai For Keeping Count To 100!

Jockey Ben Jones has admitted he only knew he had reached 100 career wins because his father Dai told him! Jones Jnr recently celebrated the career milestone when he rode Beau Haze to victory at Chepstow to give him his 37th win of the season. But the 22-year-old might not... Read More

Rugby And Racing . . . The Love Affair That Runs Deep

By Paul Jones If Jonathan Davies was not required for duty by Wales against England this Saturday, then he might well have been making plans to visit Chepstow. After all, that would have allowed the Scarlets, Wales and British and Irish Lions player to indulge in his two favourite sporting passions –... Read More

After 50 Years, 435 Winners, And One Windy Welsh Hillside, The Legendary Dai Burchell Bows Out

Dai Burchell is riding into the sunset, but not before one of Welsh horse racing’s greatest characters has dispensed some advice for those left behind. The legendary trainer – who will turn 85 on February 4 – can hardly be described as moving gently into retirement, either. At Fakenham the... Read More

Dai Burchell Honoured By Chepstow As Trainer's Final Furlong Is In Sight

Legendary Welsh trainer Dai Burchell was honoured by Chepstow Racecourse on Thursday when they ran the Happy Retirement Dai Burchell Novices Hurdle. The fifth race of the day was titled after 84-year-old Burchell, in recognition of his decision to retire in February by which time he will have turned 85.... Read More

Coral Welsh Grand National Still Standing . . . But Native River Will Bid For Repeat In Front Of Silent Grandstands

The Welsh Grand National will be the only event still standing after a combination of Covid and new restrictions wiped out professional sport in Wales over the festive period. The Chepstow race meeting – Welsh racing’s showpiece event of the year – will go ahead on Monday, but behind closed... Read More
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