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Get Your Dosh On Osh . . . Roberts Heads Betting To Replace Rob Page As Wales Boss

Osian Roberts
Osian Roberts heads the early betting as favourite to take over from Rob Page as Wales manager. Page was dismissed on Friday morning following the dismal friendly performances against Gibraltar and Slovakia, which intensified the pressure built by the failure to qualify for Euro 2024.

Aaron Wainwright Vows Wales Will Come Out Fighting Against South Africa

Aaron Wainwright Wales
Aaron Wainwright believes that Wales’ Twickenham appointment with South Africa is an important staging post on the road to the 2027 World Cup. Wales’ resources have been severely tested for Saturday’s encounter with several players either unavailable because the game falls outside World Rugby’s summer Test window so England-based players cannot be considered, injured or rested.

It Will Either Be Pain Or Gain For Taine, When Wales Muscle Up To South Africa

Taine Plumtree Wales
Taine Plumtree will be bidding for a family London double this weekend – but it will require a massive upset by Wales for him to achieve it. Last month, Plumtree’s father, John, coached the Sharks to a memorable 36-22 triumph against Gloucester in the Challenge Cup final at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Steve Cooper Vows To Keep Leicester City Up As Wales Retains A Premier League Boss

Steve Cooper Nottingham Forest
Steve Cooper has vowed to make sure Leicester City rise to the challenge of staying in the Premier League next season after being appointed as their new manager on a three-year deal. The former Swansea City boss will ensure there is at least one Welsh manager working in the top flight next season, following his dismissal at Nottingham Forest midway through last season and the relegation suffered by Rob Edwards’s Luton Town.

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.

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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

Helen Phillips Already Focussed On Shirty Issue Of Birmingham 2022 As Wales Welcome Home Games Heroes

By her own admission Helen Phillips, the highly successful chair of the Commonwealth Games Federation of Wales, has two huge problems ahead of the 2022 Games in Birmingham. Building on the back of the most successful overseas Games at the Gold Coast will be a challenge, but the difficulties facing... Read More

The Gravedigger Still Putting In The Spade Work For Welsh Boxing

Sammy Lee won gold for Wales at the Commonwealth Games, reviving memories of another teenage talent, Colin Jones, who boxed for Britain as a 17-year-old at the 1976 Olympics. Eagled-eyed Owen Morgan spotted Jones in the Wales corner on the Gold Coast and recalls the impact of one of his... Read More

Sammy Lee Follows Lauren Price In Striking Golden Blow For Wales

Lauren Price and Sammy Lee both struck gold on the greatest day in Welsh boxing history at the Commonwealth Games to give Team Wales another golden glow. Price upgraded her bronze medal in Glasgow four years ago to gold at the Gold Coast as she won a split decision against... Read More

Sammy Lee Is Already One Punch From Commonwealth Glory For Wales

Wales’ teenage boxing sensation Sammy Lee is one win away from bagging a Commonwealth medal on his Games debut at the Gold Coast. A gold medallist at the Commonwealth Youth Games in the Bahamas last July, the Swansea fighter is looking to step up in class Down Under and has... Read More
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