Welsh Sport

February 09, 2018

'We've got to be on the money' - Wales cannot let standards drop says Owens

Hooker Ken Owens warns new world number one side Wales must maintain the standard of their win against England.

Euro 2021: Wales boss Jayne Ludlow recalls Angharad James and Rachel Rowe

Wales manager Jayne Ludlow calls on Angharad James and Rachel Rowe for Euro 2021 squad missing record cap Jess Fishlock

Joe Rodon: Swansea defender a fit for Wales, says manager Steve Cooper

Swansea's Joe Rodon could perform well for Wales if selected by Ryan Giggs, says his club manager Steve Cooper.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales follow ranking delight with Turkish trip

After beating England, new world number one team Wales continue their World Cup preparations with a training camp in Turkey.

Downhill mountain bike World Championship: Britain's Rachel Atherton unable to defend title

British Cycling names its squad for the downhill mountain bike World Championship - but defending champion Rachel Atherton misses out through injury.

County Championship: Dane Vilas hits a career-best 266 for Lancashire to hurt Glamorgan

Lancashire captain Dane Vilas smashes a superb career-best 266 as his team reach 544-9, a massive 287-run lead over Glamorgan.

Cardiff succumb to Puscas double

George Puscas scores two goals as Reading crush Cardiff City 3-0 to claim their first Championship win of the season.

Ashley Williams: Wales captain nears Bristol City deal

Wales captain Ashley Williams is set to sign for Bristol City, having been without a club since leaving Everton this summer.

Glamorgan’s Labuschagne helps Australia to draw

England fall four wickets short of a remarkable victory in the second Ashes Test as Australia survive a tense final hour at Lord's.

Striker calls out racism after Cardiff miss

Reading striker Yakou Meite has called out racist abuse sent to him on social media after Sunday's 3-0 win over Cardiff City.

Dan Biggar: Wales man of the match 'motivated' by JJ Williams criticism

Fly-half Dan Biggar hits back at criticism from ex-Wales wing JJ Williams following his man-of-the-match display in the 13-6 win against England.

Corinthians women equal TNS world record

Brazilian women's football team Corinthians equal the world record for the number of wins in a row.

Wales 13-6 England: Wales top world with England revenge win

George North's try helps Wales to a 13-6 win over England in their World Cup warm-up in Cardiff and will see them top the world ranking for the first time.

Bale will stay at Madrid - Zidane

Zinedine Zidane says Gareth Bale 'will stay' at Real Madrid after he helped them to a 3-1 win over Celta Vigo in their La Liga opener.

Wales 13-6 England: Eddie Jones says Wales are World Cup favourites

England head coach Eddie Jones says Wales are "favourites to win the World Cup" after they beat his side 13-6 to secure a rise to the top of the world ranking.

Women's Regional Championship: Ospreys beat Scarlets in derby

Ospreys women remain on course to defend their regional title after a 14-0 win over rivals Scarlets in Llanelli.

Aaron Ramsey: Former Arsenal midfielder makes Juventus debut

Former Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey describes his Juventus debut in a pre-season friendly on Saturday as" a very proud moment".

Borja: Confident Spanish striker 'staying' at Swansea City

Spanish striker Borja expects to stay at Swansea City after starting the new Championship season impressively.

Pre-season friendlies: Devils and Panthers win one friendly each

Cardiff Devils and Nottingham Panthers win their respective home matches in a weekend of pre-season friendlies.

EuroHockey Championship: Spain 5-1 Wales

Watch highlights as Wales lose 5-1 to Spain in their second match at the Men's EuroHockey Championships in Belgium.

'World ranking is just a number!' - Gatland

Wales coach Warren Gatland says he will "not make a fuss" despite his side being set to move top of the world ranking.

Scott McTominay: Manchester United midfielder meets freestyler Liv Cooke

Manchester United's Scott McTominay tells freestyler Liv Cooke why he is so close to team-mate Daniel James, and how it feels to be the cover star of an upcoming video game.

Wales proud to be world number one - Ross Moriarty

Wales number eight Ross Moriarty says being ranked world number one after beating England is "not a bad statement".

EuroHockey Championship: England 2-2 Wales highlights

Watch highlights as England scored late to draw 2-2 against Wales in their opening game of the EuroHockey Nations Championship.

Rhys Griffiths: Fireman, Golden Boot, manager

Fireman and former Golden Boot winner Rhys Griffiths is now manager of Penybont as they prepare for their first season in the Cymru Premier.

Gatland assesses Wales fly-half options after Anscombe injury

Wales head coach Warren Gatland assesses his fly-half options and says he expects an improved performance against England on Saturday.

Tony Pulis: Relaxed for now, but eyeing football return

Experienced Welshman Tony Pulis is relaxing away from management, but is eyeing a return to football in the future.

Wales men's hockey team takes on the Paddling Pool Challenge

BBC Sport Wales invites the Welsh men's hockey team to take on the Paddling Pool Challenge ahead of the 2019 EuroHockey Championships.

Gary Kirsten expects The Hundred to win over fans after Cardiff appointment

Gary Kirsten, coach of the Cardiff-based men's franchise, believes The Hundred format will win over fans.

Hadleigh Parkes column: Consoling Anscombe and bouncing back against England

Wales centre Hadleigh Parkes explains how he consoled team-mate and old friend Gareth Anscombe after his World Cup-ending injury.

Homophobic attack drove Thomas to seek law change

The ex-Wales rugby star wants homophobic abuse on the pitch to be subject to the same laws as racism.

Tony Pulis ready for management return after Napoleon's birthday

Tony Pulis explains why his fascination with Napoleon takes him to Corsica this summer whilst he awaits a fresh footballing challenge.

Real Madrid treatment of Gareth Bale 'strange', says Harry Redknapp

Real Madrid's treatment of Gareth Bale has been "strange", his former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp says.

Cymru Premier: Owain Tudur Jones and Malcolm Allen preview the season

Ex-Wales internationals Owain Tudur Jones and Malcolm Allen preview the Cymru Premier season - and disagree on who will be champions.

'I felt I was ready for the main job' - Roberts

Osian Roberts, who is leaving his role as Wales assistant, feels he "was ready" to become national team boss before Ryan Giggs was appointed.

Ken Owens and Jonathan Davies honoured by Gorsedd at Eisteddfod

Wales rugby players Ken Owens and Jonathan Davies are awarded the blue robe of the Gorsedd of Bards.

Ashes 2019: Monty Panesar recalls England's 2009 great escape in Cardiff

Ten years on from helping England salvage a draw in an opening Ashes Test, Monty Panesar recalls his part in Cardiff's great escape.


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