Wales top the Commonwealth Games overachievers while England fall short

Wales the biggest overachievers at Gold Coast 2018 Both Northern Ireland and Scotland also in the top 5 overachievers England finished the second highest underachiever   Wales were the biggest overachievers at the Commonwealth Games according to a new study analysing every games since 1930.   The nation topped the list of overachievers by equalling …

Where It All Began… IAN RUSH

Where It all Began…  IAN RUSH Ian Rush is best known for his outstanding football career and goal scoring exploits for both Wales and Liverpool. When we think of Ian Rush, we are instantly reminded of a classy, successful centre forward. After enjoying spells at Chester, Liverpool, Juventus, Newcastle, Leeds United, Sydney Olympic, Sheffield United …

The moment Wales Women Squad stepped up to sing the National anthem when PA system failed

Wales Women’s Senior Squad, currently competing in the Cyprus Cup Tournament, showed their ‘Together Stronger’ ethos when the PA system failed to play the Welsh National anthem ahead of their game against Switzerland. Even though it was an anxious pre-match moment, the team stood together and persevered to sing the anthem without any accompaniment; a …

Former NRL employee takes over as WRL National Development Manager

Former NRL employee takes over as WRL National Development Manager Wales Rugby League have appointed the very experienced Paul Chambers as their new National Development Manager, replacing Idris Evans who left the post late last year. Chambers, 49, will start his new fulltime role on Monday 12 March and be responsible for growing the sport …