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Josh Tarling Spearheads Welsh Success As He Storms To Time Trial Gold

Josh Tarling blasted to victory in the time trial at the National Road Championships - then vowed to be even quicker at the Olympic Games in Paris.

Steven Fletcher Ready For League One Life With Wrexham

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Steven Fletcher says he is looking forward to another season with Wrexham after signing a new one-year deal with the club. The 37-year-old former Scotland striker joined the club last summer after a spell at Dundee United.

Hold Your Nose . . . And Take The Money, Says Wales Coach Warren Gatland

Warren Gatland Wales
Warren Gatland’s Wales team will get the first chance to challenge the reigning world champions South Africa at Twickenham on Saturday in a game that will at least have a silver lining for his side. Both teams have been brought in to add weight and appeal to the existing fixture between Fiji and the Barbarians that takes place afterwards.

New Track League Will Look To Tempt Jeremiah Azu From 2025

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Jeremiah Azu could be appearing in a new track league which will see top athletes compete against each other at four elite meetings every year from 2025. The sprinter - who recently became the first Welsh athlete to run 100m under 10 seconds - will be a target for US athletics great Michael Johnson, who is fronting the organisation that wants to bring in the new version of the sport.

Pride And Excitement For Awesome Welsh Foursome As Jacob Draper, Rupert Shipperley, Gareth Furlong And Sarah Jones Get GB Olympic Call

Jacob Draper hockey
Jacob Draper has spoken of his pride after being one of four Welsh players selected across the two Great Britain squads for this summer’s Olympic Games. Draper and Rupert Shipperley will head towards a second successive Games after being part of the GB men’s squad that finished sixth in Tokyo four years ago.

Jac Morgan Left "Gutted" After Another Injury Blow Ahead Of Wales Tour

Jac Morgan Wales
Senior men’s head coach Warren Gatland has named the Wales XV to face South Africa away at Twickenham Stadium in the Qatar Airways Cup on Saturday 22 June (KO 2pm live on Sky Sports and S4C).

Head Coach Tom Brindle Names 19-Strong Squad For Crunch World Cup Qualifier

Head coach, Tom Brindle, has named a 19-player squad to face the Netherlands in Purmerend on Saturday (kick-off 4pm local time/3pm Welsh time), as Wales look to make history and qualify for a first-ever Women's World Cup.

Grace Williams Chases Paris Spot In Welsh Quartet To Play In Czech Republic

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Welsh Para table tennis stars Rob Davies, Paul Karabardak, Josh Stacey and Grace Williams have been included in a squad of 13 Great Britain athletes for this week’s ITTF Czech Para Open in Ostrava (June 20-22). It will be the final tournament for the British Para Table Tennis team before the Paralympic Games later this summer.

Hannah Mills Warns Olympics Will Be Too Hot To Handle

Paris Olympic Games
Hannah Mills is part of a group of leading athletes who have warned that extreme heat will make it “impossible” to hold the Olympics during the summer months amid fears of dangerous conditions at this year’s Paris Games. Mills – Wales’ double Olympic champion – has joined with other athletes from across a range of sport as well as climate scientists to issue their warning.

Former Swansea City Star Marc Guehi Now England’s Rock At The Euros

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Former Swansea City loan defender Marc Guehi has been lavished with praise by his England teammate Kyle Walker after the defender shone on his tournament debut in the Euro 2024 victory over Serbia. The Crystal Palace centre-back was selected alongside John Stones at the heart of Gareth Southgate’s defence for the Group C opener, with Harry Maguire having missed out on the squad through injury.

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WRU To Be Overseen By Outside Body After Disastrous Failings Uncovered

The Welsh Rugby Union have pledged to let someone else mark their homework as a result of disastrous failings in the governing body. Of the 36 recommendations made in a damning independent report – all of which the WRU says they will implement – the most significant is the agreement... Read More

WRU Missed Opportunies To Change Culture, Report Finds

The Welsh Rugby Union was responsible for a "serious failure of governance" and missed opportunities to act on concerning behaviour within the organisation, a report has found. A committee of Senedd (Welsh Parliament) members noted "systemic failures in the culture" of the WRU following allegations of racism, misogyny, sexism and... Read More

Henry Thomas Plans For First World Cup At 31 . . . Alun Wyn Jones Gets Ready For His Fifth

Wales head coach Warren Gatland has promised seven-times capped England prop Henry Thomas will “bring something different” to their preliminary World Cup training squad. Montpellier tighthead Thomas, who has played for Sale and Bath in the Gallagher Premiership, was capped by England between 2013 and 2014 and has served World... Read More

Warren Gatland Claims Wales Shirt ‘Aint What It Used To Be

Warren Gatland has warned that Wales’ top teams - including the national side - need to become more successful or else more players will follow Joe Hawkins out of Test rugby. The Wales coach believes the three regions and Wales all need to improve, otherwise young players like Hawkins could... Read More

Willis Halaholo Among Cardiff Stars To Be Hit With Massive Pay Cut Plan As Reality Bites

Wales international Willis Halaholo is one of a dozen Cardiff players facing massive wage cuts of almost 80 per cent if they decide to stay around next season. Some players have reportedly been offered just £30,000 to re-sign, highlighting the financial pressure facing rugby players in Wales, despite the recent... Read More

Ken Owens Has A Sore Throat . . . To Go With Wales Captain's Injured Pride As "Laughing Stock" Get Ready To Play England

He tried, but Wales captain Ken Owens could barely conceal his anger, frustration and no little contempt for the Welsh Rugby Union as he co-hosted the peace conference outside the Vale Hotel. With a voice that sounded painfully hoarse from too much painful negotiating, Owens joined acting WRU chief executive... Read More
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