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Hold My Beer . . . Wrexham Poised To Clinch Another Promotion Party

Paul Mullin Wrexham
Wrexham could be hosting a promotion party on Saturday, but manager Phil Parkinson won’t be ordering the beers and champagne just yet. The Dragons manager insists it will be business as usual before their League Two home match against Forest Green Rovers, even though Wrexham may end up celebrating back-to-back promotions for their first time in the club’s history.

Adam Beard Bristling For Ospreys’ Anglo-Welsh Assault On Gloucester

Adam Beard Ospreys
Wales forward Adam Beard reckons the Ospreys have got the muscle memory to overpower Gloucester in their European Challenge Cup clash on Friday night. Last season, Beard was part of an Ospreys squad that did the double over French club Montpellier - an achievement that included an eye-catching away victory, when they went over the channel and won 21-10.

Wales Can Turn Their Campaign Around In Dublin, Says Abbie Fleming

Abbie Fleming Wales
They may be heading to Ireland seeking their first win in the 2024 Guinness Women’s Six Nations, but Ioan Cunningham’s Welsh team will be travelling to Cork with confidence still high. If the home defeat to Scotland was a shock to the system, the loss to reigning champions England at Ashton Gate was at least encouraging. To stand any chance of repeating the heroics of last year, that saw Wales finish third, a victory in Ireland is a must.

Jill McIntosh Urges Cardiff Dragons To Get Back On Track At Bath

Jill McIntosh Cardiff Dragons
Cardiff Dragons head coach Jill McIntosh has urged her team not to let slip their positive start to the season when they face Bath on Friday night. The Dragons had looked poised to break into the top four play-off places after winning three and drawing one of their opening six Super League matches.

WRL Wheelchair League Set For Second Season

Croesyceiliog School near Cwmbran, will be the venue of the opening games of the second season of the WRL Wheelchair Invitational League, when it all kicks off on Saturday 20 April.

Kitty’s Light Can Radiate All The Way From Aintree to Chepstow

Christian Williams and daughter Betsy 1
IF Kitty’s Light wins the Grand National on Saturday, then the biggest roars outside of Aintree will be heard at Chepstow Racecourse. The popular Christian Williams would be the toast of Chepstow if he manages to become the first Welsh trainer in 119 years to win the big race.

Erol Bulut Demands Cardiff City Keep Momentum Going To Season’s End

Erol Bulut Cardiff City
Erol Bulut reckoned his team could have won more convincingly than by a single goal after they made it back-to-back away victories with a 1-0 win away at Birmingham City. The only downside for the Bluebirds boss was another injury suffered by skipper Aaron Ramsey, whose comeback match lasted only 45 minutes.

Louis Rees-Zammit Admits His NFL Career Could Be A Short One

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Louis Rees-Zammit accepts his ambition to forge an American football career with NFL champions Kansas City Chiefs could see him "cut at any point". The 23-year-old former Wales and British Lions wing is about to begin pre-season training with the back-to-back Super Bowl champions after signing a three-year contract.

Team Wales Gymnast Emil Barber Announces Retirement At 23

Emil Barber Wales
Wales’ Commonwealth Games star Emil Barber has announced his retirement from gymnastics due to a heart condition. The 23-year-old men’s artistic gymnast from Swansea was part of Team Wales at Birmingham 2022, where he was agonisingly close to bagging bronze in the men’s individual floor final, finishing just outside the medal places in fourth.

Luke Williams Says 50 Points Should Be Enough For Swansea City . . . But Demands 53

Liam Cullen Swansea City
Luke Williams agreed some of the pressure has eased on Swansea City and their relegation fears - but he is demanding his team back-up their victory over Stoke City with another this weekend. The Swans head coach watched his side all but ensure their Championhsip survival after a convincing 3-0 home win on Wednesday night.

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Dewi Griffiths Is Wales' Best Cross Country Runner . . . For The Eighth Time

Dewi Griffiths returned to winning ways at the Welsh Cross Country Championships in Brecon on Saturday – clocking up a remarkable eighth senior men’s title. The Swansea Harrier is now just one behind Welsh distance running legend Steve Jones, who has nine national cross country crowns to his name. The... Read More

The Secret 'Best Athletics Race In World' . . . The Welsh Castles Relay

Former BBC News journalist Andrew McFarlane has written an alternative and personal view of a wonderful Welsh athletics event - the Welsh Castles Relay. He writes for the ‘RUNNING RUBBISH’ website which celebrates athletic mediocrity in all its mis-shapen forms. “A place for solidarity, to share the woe of middling club... Read More

Sale Of The Year - More Than 60 Teams Run 207 Miles From Caernarfon To Cardiff In Welsh Castles Relay

Six Welsh clubs finished in the top 10 after the gruelling 200-plus miles Welsh Castles Relay from Caernarfon to Cardiff. Pontypridd Roadents, Aberdare Valley, Les Croupiers, Parc Bryn Bach, Bridgend and Neath all completed the course from North Wales to South Wales in less than 23 hours. There were 64 clubs competing... Read More

From Ramallah To Cardiff Via Caernarfon - Right To Movement Palestine Compete In Welsh Castles Relay

Organisers Les Croupiers Running Club, Cardiff describe the Welsh Castles Relay as the ‘Greatest Show On Earth’. This year’s event, held this week, comprised 64 teams running the length of Wales, running more than 200 miles over two days starting at Caernarfon Castle. There are 20 stages including six official mountain climbs... Read More