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Friday, August 18, 2017

First start for teenager George against Hong Kong

Seventeen-year-old forward 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...

Samson hungry for success ahead of Bristol clash

On the back of an emphatic try romp against a Premiership Select XV played at Llandovery on Saturday, the Scarlets continue their pre-season friendlies...

WRL PREMIER LEAGUE GRAND FINAL

VALLEY COUGARS 32 TORFAEN TIGERS 18 By Ian Golden at Glamorgan Wanderers Almost a thousand people went through the gates on finals day at Glamorgan Wanderers...

Wales Women make two changes for 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...

Region’s talent to go head-to-head at Llandovery

Scarlets’ exciting crop of young talent will be on display at Llandovery’s Church Bank on Saturday 12th August as a regional XV takes on...

Welsh RL Grand Finals preview

Wales Rugby League host their annual Grand Finals Day this Sunday at Glamorgan Wanderers RFC in Cardiff, with the WRL Premier League Final between...

Get Chloe Thomas To The Commonwealth Games 2018

A JustGiving page has been set up by Sophie Perkins to raise £1,000 to send her friend, Chloe Thomas, to compete and represent Wales...

Wales name team for WRWC opener

Wales have named their team to face New Zealand in their Women's Rugby World Cup opener at Billings Park tomorrow (9th August, 14:45).  In what...

WRL Premier League semi-final reports

VALLEY COUGARS 68 RHONDDA OUTLAWS 0   Valley Cougars cruised into the WRL Premier League final after a dominant 68-0 win over Rhondda Outlaws.   The Outlaws, late...

UNDER 16 INTERNATIONAL – WALES 32 IRELAND 18

UNDER 16 INTERNATIONAL WALES 32 IRELAND 18 By Ian Golden at Cyncoed Stadium, Cardiff, photos by www.ianlovell.com In an outstanding contest, Wales under 16 secured a 32-18...

Halfpenny signs National Dual Contract

Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny has committed his future to regional rugby and Wales by signing a three year National Dual Contract with the WRU...

EXCITEMENT MOUNTS AS NEW SEASON EDGES CLOSER

It has been just over two months since that historic day at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin when the Scarlets were more than worthy...

Premier League semi-finals preview

WRL’s Premier League has reached the semi-final stage with two mouthwatering clashes being played this Saturday at 2.30pm.   There is a slight restructure after reigining...

Prydie settling in to new environment

Scarlets welcomed winger Tom Prydie to Parc y Scarlets last month as he joins the Guinness PRO12 Champions ahead of the new season.   Prydie, like...

Wales u16 prepare for Ireland test this Friday by going to...

Wales take on Ireland in an under 16 Rugby League international this Friday at Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cyncoed.   Admission price is £3 adults and £1...

James Jones gets first pro competitive RL refereeing gig

Welsh referee James Jones is making his Kingstone Press League 1 refereeing debut this Sunday when Oxford take on Hunslet at Tillsley Park in...

A weekend of rugby league match reports from Llanelli

SATURDAY SOUTH WALES IRONMEN 28 GLOUCESTERSHIRE ALL GOLDS 20 By Ian Golden at Parc Stebonheath South Wales Ironmen opened a memorable weekend at Stebonheath Park on Saturday,...

Wales finish Wheelchair World Cup on a high

Wales have finished fifth in the Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup after beating Spain 66-45 in their final ranking match today.   This is despite the...

Wales lose Wheelchair Quarter-Final game

Wales Rugby League’s Wheelchair side will not take to the pitch for their final World Cup match, the fifth-placed play-off game, against Spain this...

WHEELCHAIR WORLD CUP – FRANCE 118 WALES 10

Wales lost their final game in their Wheelchair Rugby League World Cup group, as the hosts, holders and tournament favourites France dominated in a...

WHEELCHAIR WORLD CUP – ENGLAND 78 WALES 32

WHEELCHAIR WORLD CUP ENGLAND 78 WALES 32 By Mark A Jones and Josh Gardner in Pamiers, France   A second half yellow card for Wales didn’t help...

Semi-finals confirmed in Welsh Premier League

BRIDGEND BLUE BULLS 38 RHONDDA OUTLAWS 36 By Jarrad Vanagas at Pyle RFC Bridgend Blue Bulls led for one second of their Premier League game against...

From aspiring club runner to the World Championships: Josh Griffiths’ remarkable...

Standing on the start line of this year's London Marathon, 23 year-old Josh Griffiths of Gorslas, Carmarthenshire was hoping to run a time fast...

Wales announce Women’s Rugby World Cup squad

Wales have named an exciting mix of experience and youth for the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup, which kicks off in Dublin on Wednesday...

WHEELCHAIR WORLD CUP ROUND 1 – WALES 24 AUSTRALIA 72

Australia avenged their double defeat to Wales in the 2013 Wheelchair World Cup, by inflicting a 72-24 victory over them in the first game...

WRL RESULT – VALLEY COUGARS 54 RHONDDA OUTLAWS 14

VALLEY COUGARS 54 RHONDDA OUTLAWS 14 By Ian Golden at Treharris RFC Valley Cougars ensured top spot in the end of season WRL Premier League table...

WRU Community coaches to receive more age-specific support in new coach...

Welsh Rugby has adapted the landscape of community coach development in Wales to meet the changing needs of grassroots coaches and players. The Welsh Rugby...

Sport Wales review “welcome”, but “serious questions” remain

An independent review into the role of Sport Wales has been published by the Welsh Government. Responding to its findings – which can be read...

Winners all round in WRU Urdd partnership/ Partneriaeth rhwng yr Urdd...

The new, enhanced partnership between the Urdd and Welsh Rugby Union has already reaped clear benefits with participation numbers up by more than 50%....

Wales Wheelchair name squad for World Cup

Wales Wheelchair Rugby League have named their squad who will travel to the Wheelchair World Cup in France which starts this Thursday when Wales...

Premier League reports and table

CARDIFF BLUE DRAGONS 6 RHONDDA OUTLAWS 34 By Ian Golden at Glamorgan Wanderers Rhondda Outlaws clinched their first ever win as an open age club after...

STUDENT RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP – FIFTH PLACE PLAY-OFF – WALES...

STUDENT RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP – FIFTH PLACE PLAY-OFF WALES 28 IRELAND 16 By Tony Dosen for www.RLWC2017.com at Windsor Sports Complex, Sydney   Wales Students secured fifth...

Davies sets out Llanelli RFC’s vision

Llanelli RFC’s head coach Phil Davies has linked up with his new-look coaching group who have collectively has set out their vision for the...

New owners for South Wales Ironmen

South Wales Ironmen Rugby League Club have new owners after the Rugby Football League approved a takeover by Andrew Thorne, the owner of West...

CARDIFF BLUE DRAGONS 18 VALLEY COUGARS 32

By Ian Golden at Glamorgan Wanderers Valley Cougars remain unbeaten and top the WRL Premier League table, but it wasn't without a scare and a...

STUDENT WORLD CUP – PACIFIC ISLANDS 40 WALES 12

STUDENT RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP – MATCH 3 PACIFIC ISLANDS 40 WALES 12 By Andre Cupido for www.RLWC2017.com at New Era Stadium, Sydney Wales will now take...

Wales Students 4 – 22 England Students

By Andre Cupido at Windsor Stadium, Sydney Student Rugby League World Cup England avenged their tough defeat to Australia with a promising 22-4 victory over arch-rivals...

Wales RL Premier League and junior match reports

VALLEY COUGARS 72 CARDIFF BLUE DRAGONS 0 By Andrew Parker at Treharris RFC Valley Cougars showed no mercy against the hapless Cardiff Blue Dragons running in...

RUGBY LEAGUE STUDENT WORLD CUP – SCOTLAND 48 WALES 18

SCOTLAND 48 WALES 18 At St Marys Stadium, Sydney. Report by Sian Golden Scotland won the battle of the Celts in the opening match of the...

Student World Cup starts tomorrow – captain appointed

Wales Rugby League Students have appointed Ieuan Jones from Northumbria University as their captain for the World Cup campaign that starts this Friday when...

DRAGONS: Hewitt pitches in at Rodney Parade

Dragons wing Ashton Hewitt had the honour of overseeing the latest landmark moment at Rodney Parade yesterday (Wed), as work started on removing the...

Under 17 training on Thursday to prepare for big day on...

A South and West Wales Select side will take on Midlands Hurricanes at under 17 level at Stebonheath Park on Saturday (kick-off 1pm).   The line-up...

Have your say on county’s Welsh cycling hub plans

WHEELS are in motion to make Carmarthenshire the cycling hub of Wales. It comes as Geraint Thomas puts Wales on the world cycling map by...

Lifetime accomplishment of the in cricket records

Cricket is the absolute entirety of each cricket fan. It is a session of excite and activity. The cricketers are a house-hold name and...

How to place a bet

Introduction: When you first enter an online bookmaker it can be quite daunting. Numbers seem to be flying around, banners are flashing at you, and...

Principality Premiership fixtures and new format

Principality Premiership champions Merthyr will launch the defence of their title at The Wern against Cross Keys when the new season kicks-off on the...

Wales Students RL Squad for the World Cup next week

Wales Rugby League Students will leave for the World Cup this Thursday with a 26-man squad, that will be reduced to 24 before the...

Back-three quartet join Scarlets

Scarlets have welcomed four new recruits adding experience and strength in depth to the backline ahead of the 2017-18 season.   Welcomed to the region for...

Scarlets sign former Aussie 7s playmaker Asquith

Australian back Paul Asquith will link up with Guinness PRO12 Champions Scarlets during the first week of July in preparation for the 2017-18 season.   Asquith,...

WALES PICK-UP HISTORIC ISUZU SHIRT DEAL

The Welsh Rugby Union has signed the biggest shirt partnership deal in its history – Warren Gatland’s Wales will wear the logo of Isuzu...

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