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Stevie Williams Relishing Dream Tour Debut After Stunning Season

Stevie Williams is looking to add to his stellar season after being handed a dream debut at the Tour de France.

Aled Davies Eyes More Golden Glory As Four Welsh Para Stars Heading For Paris

Aled Davies is looking for more Games glory after being named as one of four Welsh Para athletes in Britain's team for Paris 2024.

Wales Begin Search For New Manager After Rob Page Sacked

Rob Page Wales
Wales have begun the search for a new manager after Rob Page was sacked.

Newport County Consider Cameron Toshack Move After Graham Coughlan Departure

Cameron Toshack Swansea City
Newport County could turn to former Swansea City U23 coach Cameron Toshack after sacking Graham Coughlan. County parted company with Coughlan by “mutual consent” after 20 months as their manager, but the reality is that recently appointed chairman Huw Jenkins wanted a new man at the helm.

X-Factor Regan Grace In Line For Wales Tour Down Under

Regan Grace Bath
Regan Grace has been described as an “X-factor” player following his shock call-up to Wales’ summer training squad. Former rugby league star Grace, who has only played two senior games of union, could now travel to Australia for a tour highlighted by Tests against the Wallabies on July 6 and 13.

Steve Cooper In Pole Position To Become New Leicester City Boss

Steve Cooper Nottingham Forest
Steve Cooper is in line to become Leicester City's new manager. The 44-year-old former Swansea City boss, who was dismissed by Nottingham Forest in December, has held extended talks with the Foxes, Forest’s big East Midlands rivals.

Mike Phillips Rides Into Town As Ffos Las Celebrate Their Big Birthday

Former Rugby Player Mike Phillips
Mike Phillips admits his time as a racehorse owner was “disastrous” but that will not prevent the former Wales and Lions rugby hero from helping Ffos Las Racecourse celebrate their 15th birthday this weekend. Phillips will deliver the wisdom and wit derived from a 12-year, 94-cap career with Wales - plus five more with the Lions - when he performs in a Q and A session at the course on Sunday.

Wales Promise Jam Tomorrow . . . But Where’s the Bread of Heaven?

Warren Gatland Wales
If patience is a virtue, then Warren Gatland must think Wales supporters are the most virtuous people in the world. How else do we explain the head coach’s continual reference to building a team ready for the next World Cup?

Wales’ Jasmine Joyce Poised To Make Olympic History In Paris

Jasmine Joyce Wales
Wales winger Jasmine Joyce is set to become the first British rugby player to appear at three Olympic Games after being included in Team GB’s sevens squad for Paris 2024. Joyce, 28, who helped Britain finish fourth at Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020, and Scotland centre Lisa Thomson are the only non-English players selected in a 14-strong squad.

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.

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The King Stands Down . . . Rugby World Pays Tribute To Barry John

Tributes, praise and gratitude have been offered from across the rugby world after the one and only ‘King’ of rugby, Barry John, passed... Read More

The Unforgiven . . . People Who Worked At The WRU

The Welsh Rugby Union was an “unforgiving, even vindictive” environment to work in for some of its employees. Witnesses interviewed as part of Dame Anne Rafferty’s review of the union reported feelings of powerlessness and fear, with the WRU described in the review’s report as an organisation which was “unsure... Read More

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

Steve Phillips Trousered Half A Million Quid As Part Of £1.9m WRU Pay-Offs

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Jamie Roberts Proud To Step Up And Join WRU Board

Jamie Roberts has spoken of his pride after being selected for a new role in Welsh rugby - one of three Independent Non-Executive Directors on the 12-strong WRU Board. Another playing legend, Terry Cobner, is set to take over from fellow Seventies star Gerald Davies as the WRU’s 51st... Read More

Dennis Gethin . . . Player, Lawyer, Guv’nor And Hugely Popular Figure In Welsh Rugby

Dennis Gethin, the former secretary and president of the Welsh Rugby Union, has died at the age of 79. Born in Seven Sisters, he enjoyed a hugely successful career in both rugby and the law. He was the 11th and last secretary of the WRU – the role became CEO... Read More
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