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Thursday, December 14, 2017

WRU reports record turnover and re-investment

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...

BERYSTWYTH GIRL TO TAKE CENTRE STAGE ON BRITAIN’S RICHEST RACEDAY

Eleven-year-old Niamh Deakin, a keen rider from Capel Seion, Aberystwyth, will take a starring role on QIPCO British Champions Day on Saturday 21st October at Ascot...

Mike Nicholas honoured by Wales Rugby League

Wales Rugby League’s President Mike Nicholas was inducted into the Wales Rugby League Hall of Fame on Wednesday evening at a celebration dinner at...

Lauren Jenkins – living and breathing rugby

Lauren Jenkins - wrth ei bodd ar Rygbi Pawb Mae Lauren Jenkins wedi teithio'r byd yn gohebu ar gemau rygbi, ond mae hi wrth...

Under Armour Series 2017: on track for 2nd sold-out game

Wales’ 2017 Under Armour Series has already surpassed the total demand across all four matches of last year’s campaign and is on track for...

Wales Dragonhearts name squad for Saturday’s match v Germany

Wales Dragonhearts have named their 19-man squad to take on Germany this Saturday at Glamorgan Wanderers in Cardiff (kick-off 3pm). The process for selection...

Pivac urges Scarlets to be contenders for European Glory

In his review of last weekend’s derby match, Head Coach, Wayne Pivac revealed that he was happy to get the result against arch enemies...

Girls grabbing increased playing opportunities and survey launched to take female...

The number of girls playing rugby in Wales has soared according to new figures released, with almost 10,000 secondary female pupils now engaged in...

Superb Second Half Sees Scarlets Secure Victory in Tough Local Derby

There hasn’t been a time where the Scarlets have been such favourites to win the local derby against the Ospreys. The Liberty Stadium outfit’s...

Rhys Webb Statement

The Welsh Rugby Union and the Ospreys can confirm that Rhys Webb has informed them of his intention to leave Welsh Rugby next season.   Webb,...

Carmarthenshire Football League Results and tables

LTC MOBILITY  CARMARTHENSHIRE ASSOCIATION JUNIOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE JUNIOR LEAGUE GAMES     Saturday September 30th Under 12's Division (Section A) Johnstown 3 v Bancffosfelen 4 Loughor 1 v Carmarthen Stars 3 Seaside 3 v Saron 5 Under 12's Division (Section B) Drefach 5 v Teigrod Teilo 3 Evans & Williams 3 v Ammanford 1 Kidwelly Falcons 2 v Tumble 0 Under...

Scarlets Secure Five Points in Tough Connacht Challenge

It wasn’t typical attacking Scarlets rugby last Saturday, but with a full five points in the bag against Edinburgh, the Scarlets faced their second...

Scarlets ready for Connacht Challenge

Whilst it wasn’t the best performance from the Scarlets, the importance of the bonus point win last weekend against Edinburgh was evident from Head...

Carms Football League

LTC MOBILITY CARMARTHENSHIRE ASSOCIATION JUNIOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE JUNIOR LEAGUE GAMES Saturday September 23rd Under 12's Division (Section A) Burry Port 1 v Loughor 3 Seaside 0 v Carmarthen Stars 3 Under 12's Division (Section B) Ammanford 4 v Drefach 0 Camford 5 v Pontarddulais 6 Kidwelly Black Cats 5 v Pwll 0 Under...

Welsh national quidditch team launched to compete in the Quidditch Premier...

  Welsh national quidditch team launched to compete in the Quidditch Premier League Wales’ first national quidditch team, the Welsh Dragons, has been launched to...

Scarlets Secure Bonus Point in Samson’s 100th Game

Following two weeks on the road, recording one bonus point win in Italy along with a losing point in Ireland, the Scarlets were back...

Wales Dragonhearts name training squad for October matches

Following two very competitive trial matches, the Wales Dragonhearts coaching staff have selected a 26-man training squad for their matches against Devon County and...

Jenny Jones receives WSRB Female Coach of the year

Wales Squash and Racketball (WSRB) annual awards where held recently at the Angel Hotel Cardiff. Nearly 200 people attended the presentation evening and it...

WRU reports record turnover and re-investment

Link to Annual Report YE17 www.wru.wales/eng/thewru/annualreport/index.php   The Welsh Rugby Union Group has re-invested £36.6m into the national game at all levels, which equates to an...

Wales RL seeking volunteers for 2018 Commonwealth Championships

Wales Rugby League will again compete in the Commonwealth Championships when the second edition of the tournament is held in Moreton Bay near Brisbane...

Have esports gotten as big as real sports?

Electronic sports, esports, have shown significant growth in recent years. In fact, this form of sports has seen more players become professional, competing in...

FIRST TIMER REBECCA TAKES TO THE IRONMAN PODIUM

One of the victors of the Ironman Wales 2017 event, Rebecca Bennett, can be particularly proud of her category win, since Tenby was her first ever...

NORTH WALES ORIGIN 22 SOUTH WALES DRAGONHEARTS POSSIBLES 20

By Ryan Gould at Queensway Stadium   North Wales Origin have given the Wales Dragonhearts selectors a few questions to answer after beating a South Wales...

UNDER 18 COMMUNITY INTERNATIONAL – WALES 24 ENGLAND LIONS 42

UNDER 18 COMMUNITY INTERNATIONAL WALES 24 ENGLAND LIONS 42 By Ian Golden   England Lions under 18s ran out 42-24 winners against a Wales side who battled all...

Cardiff club aims to set up mixed ability team

Llandaff RFC is hoping to start an adult mixed ability rugby team for the Cardiff area, similar to Llanelli Warriors and the Swansea Gladiators...

Ellis Jenkins named new ‘Stuart Gallacher Man-of-Judgement’

Cardiff Blues flanker Ellis Jenkins was awarded the Stuart Gallacher memorial ‘Man-of-Judgement’ trophy by the Welsh Rugby Writers Association (WRWA) at its annual dinner...

Scarlets Secure Losing Bonus Point In Ulster

Despite a strong start and a perfect 10 points secured in the Pro14, the Scarlets faced their biggest challenge of the season as they...

Matches on South and North Wales this weekend

There are two big community games in Wales this weekend as Rugby League fans can enjoy action in the north and south of Wales.   On...

Wales v New Zealand has sold-out

Wales’ Under Armour Series third round clash with New Zealand, at Principality Stadium this autumn, has sold-out. The 74,500 capacity Cardiff ground has reached its...

Scarlets Boosted by Lions Return for Ulster Challenge

A year ago to the day, the Scarlets travelled to Belfast on the hunt for the first points in the campaign after suffering losses...

17 Wales junior Rugby League players picked up by Super League...

Seventeen under 15s and 16s Rugby League players from Wales have now been snapped up by Super League sides for their academy systems.   This includes...

Scarlets Secure Perfect 10 Against Zebre

The Champions couldn’t have asked for a better start to the season last week as they secured a bonus point win against Southern Kings...

‘I’M IN’ – NEW DRAGONS CHAIRMAN BUTTRESS

WRU TV video interviews with David Buttress and Martyn Phillips available click here)  David Buttress is the new chairman of the Dragons. The former Just Eat chief...

Rail industry warns of train service alterations if travelling to boxing...

Railway upgrade work between London and Cardiff will affect journeys for fans travelling to the Anthony Joshua and Kubrat Pulev fight in the Principality...

Joshua-Pulev tickets on sale from Monday

Cardiff clash goes on general sale on Tuesday Tickets for the blockbuster Heavyweight World title clash between Anthony Joshua MBE and Kubrat Pulev at Principlaity...

Wales Rugby League launch new corporate rebranding

Wales Rugby League have today launched their new corporate branding and a Rugby League super fan living in New Zealand had a major input...

Craig Bellamy: Welsh fans needs to be patient with Ben Woodburn...

Craig Bellamy: Welsh fans needs to be patient with Ben Woodburn – and Liverpool do, too. The former Wales and Liverpool forward is urging patience after...

Wales Rugby League – a hotbed of talent says CEO

Following Wales under 16s beating their English counterparts for the first time ever last Saturday, Wales Rugby League CEO Chris Thair says the young...

Joshua clashes with Pulev in Cardiff

Heavyweight King puts World crowns on the line on October 28 Anthony Joshua MBE will defend his World Heavyweight titles against Kubrat Pulev at Principality...

Wales record historic under 16 win over England

UNDER 16 INTERNATIONAL WALES 18 ENGLAND 10 By Ian Golden   Wales have beaten England for the very first time in an under 16 Rugby League international after...

Scarlets Start Title Defence With an Eight Try Romp Against Southern...

May seems an awfully long time away now, but after what seems like a lengthy summer, the dawn of the new rugby season is...

WRU Conference launched and new landscape for 2nd XV rugby in...

All elements of male club rugby in Wales have helped steer a fresh approach to second team rugby in a move which could...

Bulbring Welcomes Former Team Mates to Parc y Scarlets

When David Bulbring signed for the Scarlets, he never expected to be opening the 2017-2018 campaign by playing his former team the Southern Kings...

Halfpenny Reveals His Tough Summer

Following much speculation during the off-season, the Scarlets’ big-name signing has finally spoken about his ‘tough’ summer and joining the Scarlets. Leigh Halfpenny admitted that...

French visitors narrowly edge out Welsh

Two sides from the rugby league mad region of Carcassonne visited South Wales this week and played two representative matches at two different age-groups...

Six changes for Wales Women against Ireland

Wales have made six changes to their starting team for the Women’s Rugby World Cup seventh-place play-off against Ireland at the Kingspan Stadium tomorrow...

Quality coaches set to drive Principality Premiership standards

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...

Scarlets Champions Cup Dates Revealed

They've been a long time coming, but European Rugby have finally revealed the dates for next season's Champions Cup. Exact dates for the first...

Unbeaten Scarlets prepare for final pre-season test

Celebrating an unbeaten pre-season thus far, the Scarlets travel to Gloucester on Friday for their final preparations before the first League match against Southern...

Glantaf – London final this Friday – preview and interview opportunity

Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf are going into this Friday’s national Champion Schools Year 9 Final full of confidence as they take on Mirfield Free...
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