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AUNC raise funds for young girl

AUNC raise funds for young girl

National Sport, Sport January 31, 2015 at 6:00 pm Comments

THIS Sunday [1st Feb], Aberystwyth University Netball Club will build upon their good voluntary work this year with 2 charity fixtures against South Wales side Abertillery Netball Club. The game is in aid of Ayila Elise Fear,Read More

Report: Welsh Regional Christmas Derbies

Report: Welsh Regional Christmas Derbies

National Sport, Sport December 31, 2014 at 3:40 pm Comments

AS IS TRADITION now, the Welsh regions faced off against one and other over the Christmas/Boxing Day period. Illtud Dafydd reports on a Dragons win in Cardiff, and the Ospreys beating their West Wales rivals the ScarletsRead More

Wales – Australia 28-33: Yet another agonising defeat for Wales

Wales – Australia 28-33: Yet another agonising defeat for Wales

International Sport, National Sport, Sport November 13, 2014 at 4:00 pm Comments

EVERY rugby enthusiast must experience the immense atmosphere at the Millennium Stadium. There are certain things that hit an emotional soft spot in even the toughest and bravest men. The tears in the eyes of theRead More

Welsh Football Round-Up: Bala Town scale new heights after rout of Aberystwyth

Welsh Football Round-Up: Bala Town scale new heights after rout of Aberystwyth

Local Sport, National Sport, Sport October 30, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments

ANALYSING the state of the Welsh Premier League is often an exercise in unbridled cynicism. From regular complaints of meagre attendances to persistent grumblings about the lack of competitiveness of representative sides in European competitions, those ofRead More

Preview: European Rugby Round 2

Preview: European Rugby Round 2

National Sport, Sport October 24, 2014 at 7:15 pm Comments

European rugby experienced a successful start to its new life under European Professional Club Rugby last weekend, attendances in the European Champions Cup were solid, with only one match attracting less than 9,000 spectators to theRead More

Welsh Football Round-Up: Neville Powell on the brink as Bangor’s woes continue

Welsh Football Round-Up: Neville Powell on the brink as Bangor’s woes continue

National Sport, Sport October 23, 2014 at 2:00 pm Comments

‘NEV KNOWS’, proclaimed the defiant banner in Nantporth’s home end last Friday night. Originally intended as a gesture of support for Bangor’s beleaguered manager, these words have assumed a rather more ominous tone for Neville PowellRead More

International review: Last week in Euro 2016 qualifiers

International review: Last week in Euro 2016 qualifiers

National Sport, Sport October 20, 2014 at 12:05 pm Comments

ONE OF THE key aspects that makes football so interesting is the surprise factor. In the latest week, which saw the return of international fixtures, there were a few shocking ‘David v Goliath’ moments in which Slovakia,Read More

European rugby is reborn

European rugby is reborn

National Sport, Sport October 17, 2014 at 8:00 pm Comments

LAST night saw European Club Rugby start anew with Gloucester trashing Brive at Kingsholm by 55 points to nil, Brive putting out a second-string side with David Humprheys, the Cherry and Whites Director of Rugby namingRead More

Federer reigns supreme in Shanghai

Federer reigns supreme in Shanghai

National Sport, Sport October 13, 2014 at 12:30 pm Comments

ROGER Federer managed to claim his first ever Shanghai Masters 1000 title on Sunday in China. Federer’s tournament looked likely to end in the second round against Leonardo Mayer, when he had to save 5 match pointsRead More

Euro 2016 Qualifiers: Wales’ double-header against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Cyprus

Euro 2016 Qualifiers: Wales’ double-header against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Cyprus

National Sport, Sport October 10, 2014 at 5:00 pm Comments

BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA: Clash of the Dragons TALES of clashes between dragons are usually reserved for realms of fantasy such as Game of Thrones (or, closer to home, the Mabinogion) however on Friday night this is precisely the spectacleRead More