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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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...

Premier League week 6 results and table

BRIDGEND BLUE BULLS 52 CARDIFF BLUE DRAGONS 30 TORFAEN TIGERS 46 RHONDDA OUTLAWS 26 (plus a reserve game friendly score – Torfaen Tigers Development 44...

RIP Johnny Freeman

Wales Rugby League are saddened to hear about the death of our former international player Johnny Freeman.   Johnny was born in 1934 in Cardiff and...

National League fixtures

The 24 WRU National League fixtures from the National Championship to Division Three have been published on www.wru.wales.   A thorough process has taken place involving...

Centre Owen to leave the region

Scarlets can today confirm that centre Gareth Owen has been released from his current contract with the region to link up with Leicester Tigers.   Owen,...

Debut for Thornton against Samoa

Ospreys lock Rory Thornton will make his international debut for Wales in Friday's Test match against Samoa at Apia Park (19:30 local/07:30 BST). The 22-year-old...

DRAGONS HIT REFRESH AND OUTLINE VISION

They will be called Dragons, be both sustainable and forward thinking, and become a Welsh-centric production line of talent, thriving both on and off...

SOUTH WALES IRONMEN 24 COVENTRY BEARS 22

SOUTH WALES IRONMEN 24 COVENTRY BEARS 22 By Ian Golden at The Wern   South Wales Ironmen fought hard to secure their first win of the season,...

Wales U20 complete Italian job

Wales showed grit and determination to win an encounter that looked beyond them for large parts of the game to claim seventh spot in...

Wales Injury Update – Sunday 18th June

Wing Alex Cuthbert has been ruled out of the second Test of Wales' summer tour after suffering a shoulder ligament injury against Tonga at...

WRL Premier League match reports

WRL PREMIER LEAGUE – WEEK 5 TORFAEN TIGERS 44 BRIDGEND BLUE BULLS 20 By Ian Golden at Cwmbran RFC Torfaen Tigers were always in control at home...

Wales U20 braced for Italian job

Wales have made four changes for their final encounter of the World Rugby U20 Championship against Italy tomorrow (2pm BST).   Following last week’s disappointing defeat...

Wales Rugby League board member gets an OBE

Wales Rugby League have congratulated their board member John Richard Heaton “Dick” Greenwood after being awarded an OBE on the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.   The...

WRL Premier League week 5 previews

West Wales Raiders and Torfaen Tigers are both holding full days of Rugby League this Saturday, the Raiders having three games at their Stebonheath...

Experienced Wales team set for Women’s Sevens Grand Prix Series

Wales Women Sevens head coach Nick Wakley has named an experienced 12-player squad for the 2017 Women's Sevens Grand Prix Series opener in Malemort...

McBryde pays tribute to career-inspiring coach

Wales head coach Robin McBryde has paid tribute to the club coach who put him on the right track to international rugby when starting...

Exciting mix for Wales at Eden Park

Wales will field an exciting blend of experience and youth against Tonga at Eden Park this Friday at 17:30 (06:30 BST).  Three of head coach...

Wales stunned by Scotland in World Rugby U20 Championship

Scotland stunned Wales with a late salvo to sink any hopes Jason Strange’s side had of making the fifth-place play-off final with a shock...

Jackman to coach Dragons

Bernard Jackman has been appointed as the new head coach of the Dragons and he starts next Monday. Jackman will take-over from incumbent Kingsley Jones,...

Sporting festival a huge success

Over 100 schoolchildren across Carmarthenshire have been showcasing their sporting skills. A record 112 pupils turned out to compete against each other at The Disability...

Torfaen Tigers and Ironmen U17 both win

U17 – SOUTH WALES IRONMEN 42 REPUBLIC OF IRELAND EAGLES 30 By Ian Golden at The Wern   South Wales Ironmen’s under 17 side staged a remarkable...

Botica wins Principality Premiership Player of the Year

RGC's Jacob Botica has won the twelfth Principality Premiership Player of the Year award. The outside half who helped Principality Premiership newcomers reach the...

Wales tickets on public sale from tomorrow 10am

Picture features Sam Warburton breaking through New Zealand defences in November 2014, the last time Wales faced the All Blacks in Cardiff - when...

Scarlets to take on former champions Toulon in Europe

Scarlets have been drawn into pool 5 of the 2017-18 European Rugby Champions Cup alongside former European Rugby Champions Cup winners Toulon, Aviva Premiership...

South Wales big rugby league day on Saturday

The whole of Rugby League in South Wales will potentially be behind South Wales Ironmen when they take on Toronto Wolfpack at The Wern...

Stadium delivers record sporting legacy for Wales

Welsh Rugby Union Chief Executive Martyn Phillips has hailed the unprecedented legacy delivered for Wales and its national stadium as a result of hosting...

Wales U20 ring the changes for Samoa clash

Wales have rung the changes for their World Rugby U20 Championship clash tomorrow with Samoa at the Avchala Stadium, Tbilisi.(10am BST).   Following hard-fought defeats to...

Milestone for Ironman against Toronto

South Wales Ironmen utility player Zak Williams will reach a significant club milestone when, barring injury, he will run out against Toronto Wolfpack on...

Strange laments lack of composure against England U20s

Wales head coach Jason Strange has pin-pointed a lack of composure as the key difference after England claimed a 34-22 victory over his side...

WRL Results and reports

BRIDGEND BLUE BULLS 20 VALLEY COUGARS 48   Valley Cougars remain top of the Premier League after a dominating 48-20win over Bridgend Blue Bulls at Pyle...

Scarlets name unchanged side for Guinness PRO12 final

Scarlets head coach has rewarded the side that secured an emphatic victory over Leinster in the Guinness PRO12 semi final only a week ago...

SUPER SCARLETS…PRO12CHAMPIONS 2017/18

Following last Friday’s historic victory against Leinster that saw the West Walians make history by securing the first away win in a League Semi...

WRU launches tag rugby on the beach with National Trust

A family day out at the beach just got better than ever with the WRU announcing its first ever beach rugby taster in Pembrokeshire...

The Welsh Rugby Union confirm Shingler and Dollman Call Up

The Welsh Rugby Union can confirm that Aaron Shingler and Phil Dollman have been called up to the national squad for next month's tour. Scarlets...

Carms Football League Results

SIR GAR JUNIOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE JUNIOR LEAGUE GAMES Saturday May 20th Under 14's Division Ammanford 1 v C K S/Valley Reds 1 C K S/Valley Blues 1 v Carmarthen Stars 4 Penyfan ...

Premier League Week 2 reports

BRIDGEND BLUE BULLS 46 WEST WALES RAIDERS 30 At Pyle RFC   Bridgend Blue Bulls bounced back from their opening day defeat with an impressive second half...

Sublime Scarlets Secure Final Despite Red Card

With the curtain closed on the regular season and the Scarlets deservedly finishing in third in the Pro12, the Scarlet Army travel to Dublin...

Super Saturday of Rugby League in South Wales

A Super Saturday of matches in South Wales sees the Ironmen in action as well as three games from the WRL Premier League and...

Principality renews WRU Premiership deal

Principality Building Society has extended its title sponsorship of the Welsh Premiership and also announced a further partnership with Welsh Rugby, putting its name...

WHEELCHAIR RUGBY LEAGUE CHALLENGE CUP FIRST ROUND

NORTH WALES CRUSADERS 84 HULL FC 44   Some people may take a second look when they see that North Wales Crusaders have beaten Hull FC...

TORFAEN TIGERS 14 VALLEY COUGARS 24 – By Ian Golden at...

Valley Cougars beat Torfaen Tigers 24-14 in the opening South Wales Premier League game of the season, in a game played in torrential rain...

Jones out of summer tour

Scarlets backs coach Stephen Jones will not be part of Wales’ summer tour coaching team due to the region’s advancement in the latter stages of the...

Wales Rugby League

Wales Rugby League have entered into a two-year partnership with buysportskitPRO in association with errea ahead of the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. This means...

Anscombe signs new NDC

Gareth Anscombe has signed a new National Dual Contract with Cardiff Blues and the Welsh Rugby Union.   The fly-half arrived in Wales in 2014 and...

Wales U20 welcome Scotland to Brewery Field

The Brewery Field in Bridgend will host an U20 match between Wales and Scotland on Tuesday 16th May (14:30), as both teams prepare for...