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Rugby League World Cup Show!

(Picture – Wales Rugby League) Details on how you can listen to the latest episode – click here Original Story The first episode of “The Rugby League World Cup Show” hits the airwaves in Wales and online throughout the world, this week. Produced by Calon FM in Wrexham and supported [….]

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Wales Team for Autumn Internationals

Wales have named a 36-man squad, including five uncapped players for the 2017 Under Armour Series. Dragons pair Leon Brown and Elliot Dee, Ospreys flanker and Olympic silver medallist Sam Cross and centre duo Owen Watkin (Ospreys) and Hadleigh Parkes (Scarlets) all feature. Led by captain Alun Wyn Jones the [….]

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New Wales Rugby Kit

The new Wales kit for the next two seasons of international rugby was revealed for the first time today by global sports performance and innovation brand Under Armour. Inspired by the Welsh national anthem ‘Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau’ (Land of my Fathers), Under Armour’s new design is intrinsically linked to [….]

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Tonyrefail 3G Sports

The brand-new 3G sports facility in Tonyrefail is the latest to be completed, as the Council continues its investment in outdoor leisure facilities. Funded jointly by the Council, through #RCTinvest and Welsh Government’s 21st Century Schools and Education Programme, this facility will be utilised by pupils during the day and [….]

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WRU Re-investment & Turnover

The Welsh Rugby Union Group has re-invested £36.6m into the national game at all levels, which equates to an 11% increase for the second successive year, according to its latest Annual Report. The Group continues with the strategy of re-investing back into rugby rather than retaining profits and investment has [….]

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Boxing in South Wales

Anthony Joshua MBE will defend his World Heavyweight titles against Kubrat Pulev at Principality Stadium in Cardiff on October 28th. Joshua returns to the ring following his epic battle with Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium in April where the Brit added the WBA strap to his IBF belt in an [….]

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Quality Coaches – Principality Premiership

WRU Head of Rugby Performance Geraint John has welcomed the quality of coaches in the Principality Premiership this season. Namibia head coach and former Scarlets supremo Phil Davies has returned to home club Llanelli, adding to the number of coaches with regional and international experience at Principality Premiership clubs. Justin [….]

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Women’s club rugby on the up

(Pictures – WRU) With Wales Women currently competing at the Women’s Rugby World Cup in Ireland, the club game in Wales is also set for a boost this season. Four new club teams – Cilfynydd, Clwb Rygbi Cymry Caerdydd, Tumble and Whitchurch will join Division Three after completing a set [….]

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Wales Women vs. Hong Kong *Result*

Result – Wales 39 – 15 Hong Kong Seventeen-year-old forward Lleucu George will make her first start for Wales in tomorrow’s Women’s Rugby World Cup match against Hong Kong in the UCD Bowl (17:00). George, who won her first cap off the bench against New Zealand in the opening game [….]

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AFC Porth Ladies

The popularity of Women’s football is on the increase, and the AFC Porth Ladies are currently raising £2000 to help fund new training equipment, kits and a safe place to train as their current training pitch is littered with dog faeces, rubbish and on occasions drug paraphernalia. The team, based [….]

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Wales Women vs. Canada *Result*

Final Score – Wales 0 – 15 Canada Wales have made two changes to their starting line-up for their Women’s Rugby World Cup pool match against Canada tomorrow at Billings Park (17:00). Sian Moore starts at scrum-half, having featured off the bench against the Black Ferns on Wednesday, and Jess [….]

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Wales Women vs. All Blacks – Result

(Picture – S4C) Result – New Zealand 44 – 12 – Wales Wales have named their team to face New Zealand in their Women’s Rugby World Cup opener at Billings Park tomorrow (Wednesday 9th August, 14:45).  In what will be only the second game of the tournament in Ireland, head [….]

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