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Steve Cooper Wants American Owners To Back Swansea City's History Boys By Splashing The Cash

Steve Cooper saw Swansea City set a club record in the 2-0 Championship victory at Wycombe Wanderers - then urged the owners to match the ambition off the pitch. The shut-out made it the first time in Swansea's 100 year history that they have started a league season without conceding a goal in the first three games.

Geraint Thomas Goes The Distance......Even If His Garmin Doesn't

Geraint Thomas has revealed how he rode the World Time Trial Championships in Italy without any information after his Garmin bike computer was mislaid. Wales' 2018 Tour de France champ just missed out on a bronze in Imola by seven seconds as he finished fourth.

Newport County Lack Six Appeal . . . But They're Not Thinking Of Sexy Cup Ties

Newport County Lack Six Appeal . . . But They’re Not Thinking Of Sexy Cup Ties
The last time Newport County went to Bolton for a league game they got hit for six, but that is unlikely to happen when they return today. The last clash was 32 years ago in the old Fourth Division and the thrashing at Burden Park came a week after a 6-1 defeat against Torquay United. Those were dark days for County and a year later they dropped out of the Football league.

Scarlets' Relief As Jonathan Davies Is Back . . . But Says He Has A Fair Way To Go

Jonathan Davies admits it will take some time for him to return to his world class best after he made his long-awaited comeback. The Wales centre returned to action for the first time in nearly a year as his Scarlets side were beaten 25-15 by the Ospreys in Llanelli. Both regions were warming up for the start of the new Guinness PRO14 season with a pre-season friendly and Davies was the headline act.

It's Cardiff v Swansea, Round One . . . And Emma Beynon Intends To Deliver Victory

It’s the first senior Welsh derby of the season on Sunday, when Cardiff City Women host Swansea City Ladies at Leckwith Stadium. It’s 40 miles between the cities but that’s nothing for Swansea midfielder Emma Beynon, who’s clocked up far more than that this week as she tells Graham Thomas. Emma Beynon is the postwoman who plans to deliver a first class victory for Swansea City in Sunday’s derby against Cardiff. The 24-year-old – who walks 10 miles every day delivering the mail – already has the stamp of approval from her teammates after being voted players’ player of the year for the Welsh champions.

Kieffer Moore Is Not Just A Big Lump, But We Still Want Him Bashing Defenders Says Cardiff City's Marlon Pack

Marlon Pack says striker Kieffer Moore is not just a big lump but still wants his Cardiff City team-mate to bash up opponents. The £2million summer signing opened his Bluebirds account with a double in the 2-0 Championship victory at Nottingham Forest last weekend.

Goodbye Cricket, Part Two . . . Neyland Groundsman Robert Was Caught Out, But Only The Once

Welsh cricket has never known a summer like it and those involved are praying that next season is a whole new ball game. Neyland Cricket Club were just one club that had to get used to a very different world, as Tom Pritchard reports. Very few cricketers in Wales, myself included, would have expected to put the whites on this summer after the pandemic appeared to have put paid to any chances of leather on willow. However, at the beginning of July, it was announced that recreational cricket could return, albeit with a number of new, strict measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of those involved.

Newport's National Velodrome To Stage Major New Track Meet

The Geraint Thomas National Velodrome of Wales at Newport will stage the first round of the inaugural UCI Track Cycling Nations’ Cup. The event - which will take place from 22-25 April 2021 - will be the first elite-level international track cycling event to be held at the since velodrome since 2013.

Geraint Thomas Motors To Fourth Place At World Time Trial Champs

Geraint Thomas just missed out on a medal as he blasted to fourth place at the UCI World Time Trial Championships at Imola in Italy. The Cardiff-born rider missed out on the bronze on his debut for the GB team in the TT at the championship by just eight seconds.

Swansea's Women Ready To Make Their Mark In Hockey History

Swansea Hockey club will carve another niche in their history on Saturday when the women play their first home game in the Investec Women's Premier Division. The club are the first Welsh side to play in the elite league and the visit of Holcombe HC to the King George VI Playing Fields will see another first with the game being streamed live.

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Lauren Price Proud To Be World No 1...Now She Wants OlympicGlory

Lauren Price is the world No 1 - and that's official. The 26-year-old middleweight is top of her division in... Read More

Lauren Price Will Use Olympic Delay To Be Better - And Wiser - In Tokyo Next Year

World boxing champion Lauren Price was ready to realise her ambition of reaching an Olympic Games when the coronavirus swept in to scupper her plans in March. The 26-year-old from Newport was less than 24 hours away from fighting for her place in Tokyo at a qualifying tournament in London... Read More

Lauren Price Insists She's Ready To Get Back In The Gym

Lauren Price insists she has no concerns about resuming training as she rebuilds towards an appearance at the delayed Tokyo Olympics in 2021. Wales’ amateur world champion is among 12 elite boxers who will return to training in Sheffield next week as the sport becomes the latest to rebound from... Read More

Lauren Price Thanks Fans After Olympic Route Is Blocked Off

Welsh boxing Olympic hopeful Lauren Price has thanked her fans for their support after the abandonment of her qualification route. The Welsh world, European and Commonwealth champion – who would arguably have been Wales’ best chance of a gold medal in Tokyo later this year – was meant to be... Read More

Rosie Eccles Suffers Olympic Setback But Lauren Price Can Secure Tokyo Spot This Week

Rosie Eccles admitted she was “heartbroken” after losing her opening bout in the Boxing Road to Tokyo Olympic qualifying event at the Copper Box Arena on Sunday. Eccles lost a split points decision to Russian fourth seed Saadat Dalgatova and the Welsh welterweight told Boxing News: “I don’t know what... Read More

Lauren Price Hailed As "World Class" As Welsh Boxing Trio Start Tokyo Bid

Wales’ trio of world class amateur boxers are all safely on the first stage of their road to this year’s Tokyo Olympic. Recently crowned world champion Lauren Price, Rosie Eccles and Sammy Lee have all made the Great Britain team for the Tokyo Olympic qualifier at the Copper Box in... Read More
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