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Jackson Page To Share Crucible Spotlight With Ronnie O’Sullivan

Jackson Page snooker
Welsh youngster Jackson Page will face history-chasing Ronnie O’Sullivan at the start of the World Snooker Championship. The 22-year-old Page, from Ebbw Vale, will share the spotlight as the sport’s best take to the green baize at the Crucible from Saturday, with the winner crowned in Sheffield on Sunday, May 6.

Gwennan Hopkins Makes Big Impact And Stakes Claim For Long Future For Wales

Gwennan Hopkins
It took Gwennan Hopkins a mere five minutes to make her mark in international rugby. Not many teenagers score on their Test debut, but that’s exactly what the 19-year-old Hopkins did in Cork last weekend as she provided Wales with their only points in a 36-5 defeat.

Jamie Jones Makes It To The Crucible After Beating Former World Champion

Jamie Jones
Jamie Jones has qualified for the World Snooker Championship after ending a 20-year attendance at the tournament for former world champion Neil Robertson. Weshman Jones stormed to a in the final round of World Championship qualifying, meaning Robertson will miss out on the Crucible for the first time in two decades.

The Cardiff Bulut . . . To Fire, Or Not To Fire

Not for the first time since he purchased Cardiff City, owner Vicent Tan has a big call to make. Does he bite the Bulut . . . or fire it? Manager Erol Bulut is out of contract at the end of the season - his sole campaign in charge - and discussions over a new deal have not really gone beyond ordering the coffees.

Huy Of A Ride: Stevie Williams Powers Into Record Books

Stevie Williams bagged the biggest victory of his career when he became the first Brit to win the La Flèche Wallonne classic race.

Former Ryder Cup Wales Chief Rob Holt Is New Chair Of Wales Golf

The former chief executive of Ryder Cup Wales is to become the next Chair of Wales Golf.

Ken Owens Bows Out After 91 Caps And 20 Years Of Hooking

Ken Owens Wales
Wales’ most capped hooker, Ken Owens, has confirmed his retirement from rugby. The 37-year-old Scarlets forward – who has not played for almost a year because of a back injury – says he was advised to stop playing.

Gold Coins For Gold Medals Is Wrong, Says Cycling Chief

Emma Finucane cycling
The decision by World Athletics to award prize money at the Paris 2024 Games goes against the Olympic spirit and solidarity among international federations, the head of cycling's global governing body (UCI) has claimed. Athletics became the first sport to offer prize money to Olympic champions when WA President Sebastian Coe announced last week that gold medallists in Paris will each earn £40,000.

Matt Richards Backs Olympic Prize Money As Way To Crush Enhanced Games

Matt Richards swimming
Wales’ world champion swimmer Matt Richards - one of five Team Wales stars selected for Great Britain at this summer’s Olympic Games - believes financial rewards for Olympic gold medals are the only way to shut down the controversial Enhanced Games. Australian freestyle swimmer James Magnussen has become one of the first athletes to sign up for the Enhanced Games. Magnussen will intentionally dope in an attempt to win $1 million by breaking a world record at the event.

“Rolls Royce” Taulupe Faletau Is Ready To Cruise Back Into Lane For Cardiff And Wales

Taulupe Faletau Wales
Taulupe Faletau is poised to return from injury for Cardiff this weekend - providing a huge boost to Wales’ hopes of picking themselves up off the floor this summer. The peerless Lions No.8 has not played since breaking his arm at the World Cup six months ago.

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Bryan Delighted With League Leading Dragons

Wrexham completed their 1,400 miles trek in eight days when they arrived home in North Wales. The Dragons have earned seven points from three Vanarama National League fixtures against Havant, Boreham Wood and Gateshead over the last week. Cole Stockton’s 93rd minute equaliser during the 1-1 draw against Gateshead at the International... Read More

Cole's Late Strike Puts Dragons In Seventh Heaven

Wrexham complete their 1,400 miles trek in eight days when they arrive home in North Wales this evening. The Dragons have earned seven points from three Vanarama National League fixtures against Havant, Boreham Wood and Gateshead over the last week. Cole Stockton’s 93rd minute equaliser at the International Stadium was celebrated by... Read More

Winger Ben Strikes National League Gold For Wrexham

Scouser Ben Tollitt struck gold for Wrexham, scoring the goals which took them top of the Vanarama National League table. “It was perfect, simply perfect,” said the 24-year-old former Portsmouth player. “I love playing football and I love playing for Wrexham.” The Dragons have won four successive League matches, keeping three clean... Read More

The Dragons Earn Fourth Successive Win And Top Table

Wrexham are top of Vanarama National League football after securing a fourth successive victory, beating Boreham Wood 2-0. Manager Bryan Hughes’ team won the rearranged fixture, which was Wrexham’s game in hand, and jumped above Solihull Moors, who had been top. "I'm delighted, absolutely delighted," said Hughes. "It wasn’t a fantastic performance by... Read More

Dragons Will Go Top With Away Win In Hertfordshire

Wrexham can return to the top of Vanarama National League football with a win at Boreham Wood in Hertfordshire on Tuesday. The Dragons earned a third successive victory, 3-2 at Havant and Waterlooville, and were the only top seven team to taste success. Now they are two points behind leaders Solihull Moors... Read More

Bluebirds Sean And Danny: 'We Will Remember Them'

dai-sport journalist Terry Phillips spent time with Bluebirds captain Sean Morrison and striker Danny Ward visiting the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Shaping Remembrance exhibition at Cardiff Castle. That will remain open until Saturday, December 15. Sean Morrison and Danny Ward spent quiet time strolling near the newly-installed headstones which represent... Read More
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