Eurovision star Sam Ryder appeared in Cardiff on Saturday

Sam Ryder appeared in Cardiff on Saturday afternoon playing live songs to fans and passers-by. He said he was visiting different parts of the UK to promote his new album, and announced the performance at very short notice. Despite the low temperatures, he said the crowd's "hearts were warm and...
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Welsh Rugby Players Association says contract fears could spark player exodus

Welsh rugby's professional players have warned a number of its members are "reluctantly seeking security elsewhere" amid ongoing uncertainty about the sport's financial future. The Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) has yet to agree future funding with leading teams Cardiff, Dragons, Ospreys and Scarlets. That has led to a freeze on...
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Elite League: Sheffield Steelers 2-3 Cardiff Devils

Cole Sanford struck late to give Cardiff Devils a hard-fought Elite League win at Sheffield Steelers. Brett Neumann gave Steelers the lead on the powerplay but Sam Duggan had the visitors level by the first break. Brodie Reid put Devils ahead, taking advantage of Kevin Schulze's sin-binning, with Robert Dowd...
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Fraser Harper (16) hits Wolves U21 winner at Cardiff

A young Wolves U21 team defeated Cardiff City on Saturday. 16-year-old Fraser Harper scored the winner on his under-21s debut, as Wolves were 1-0 winners at Cardiff City in the Premier League Cup. An assured performance from a young Wolves outfit saw Harper combine with Fabian Reynolds early into proceedings...
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Aston Villa boss Emery happy to add youngsters to senior squad

Aston Villa boss Unai Emery has added several youngsters to his squad for their World Cup training. Amongst those in first-team training this week was Kadan Young. The winger is a creative, skilful talent who has played for the club's Under-21s this season. He's made two Premier League 2 appearances and another three for Villa's Under-18s.

Bulls bring Cardiff back down to earth with a bang

MATCH REPORT: Cardiff’s run of victories came to an abrupt end at Loftus Versfeld Stadium, in Pretoria, on Saturday. After dispatching the Stormers and Sharks this season, the Welsh region had high hopes of another South African scalp. However, the brutal Bulls – despite a sloppy first half that...

Superb Bulls run Cardiff into the ground under the Saturday night lights at Loftus

Durban — The Bulls systematically dismantled a tough Cardiff outfit at Loftus Versfeld before running in six superb tries for a hugely impressive win 45-9 win in the United Rugby Championship on Saturday night. Cardiff certainly did not come into this game under the radar. They had ended the...

Nieve Jenkins | Stadium games are just the start for us

Swansea City Ladies Nieve Jenkins is relishing the tangible feeling of excitement as they prepare for their second match at the Stadium this season. The Genero Adran Premier title holders will face current table-toppers Cardiff City Women on Sunday afternoon (2pm). It’s been an eventful couple of weeks for...

Goosen inspires Bulls as Cardiff suffer biggest loss

Tries: Moodie 2, Arendse, Goosen, Nortje, Louw. Cons: Goosen 4, Smith 2 Pen: Goosen. Cardiff’s bright start in Pretoria was snuffed out by a masterclass from the Bulls’ returning Springboks. Johan Goosen scored a try and set up two more for Kurt-Lee Arendse and Canan Moodie, who added...

Why Michael Beale believes 'his ideas' can revive Rangers' attack

The 42-year-old highlighted the importance of playing on the front foot and fostering a style that’s exciting to participate in and watch. Beale also referenced “running forward more off the ball and playing together” in a nod to the compact, cohesive shape he’ll implement at Ibrox.

Bulls convey Cardiff right down to earth with a bump

Cardiff got here up nicely quick of their bid to finish a South African double as they suffered a 45-9 defeat to the Bulls in Pretoria. Dai Younger’s males pulled off a shocking 35-0 victory over the Sharks in Durban final weekend, turning into the primary Welsh area to win within the southern hemisphere because the United Rugby Championship’s inception final season.

Peter Kay was moved to tears when he received a standing ovation during the comeback show

Peter KayThe official start of his first tour for 12 years has been made. On the first night, he was moved and received a standing ovation. Kay’s tour began yesterday (December 2) in Manchester, where the legendary comedian performed to some 21,000 fans at the AO Arena. According to the BBC, fans ecstatically chanted Kay’s name before he walked out onstage – and when he did, he was overwhelmed with emotion. After tearing up, he reportedly told the crowd: “How am I supposed to do comedy now? You’ll have me in bits… I can’t believe you made me cry.”

Bulls power past Cardiff in Pretoria

Cardiff came up short in their bid to complete a South African double as they suffered a 45-9 defeat to the Bulls in Pretoria. Dai Young’s men pulled off a stunning 35-0 victory over the Sharks in Durban last weekend, becoming the first Welsh region to win in the southern hemisphere since the United Rugby Championship’s inception last season.

Female engineers remove the myth that technology is for men

“I foolishly thought programming was for men who were good at math.”. Zoe Thomas, 29, of Caerphilly knew she needed a new challenge, but she didn’t know she could work with a computer. But after enrolling in an evening course in coding, she switched careers from customer service to...

Powell breathes sigh of relief after turbulent week

REACTION: It was not pretty, but the Sharks’ win on Friday was much-needed a relieved Director of Rugby Neil Powell admitted. The Sharks secured a 25-10 win over the Ospreys in Round Nine of the United Rugby Championship in Durban on Friday. The match was Director of Rugby Powell’s...

North County Business Briefs, Dec. 4: Cardiff Kringle Mingle, O’side Surf Concierge, Poway grand opening

Cardiff 101 and local businesses including BEAM Orthodontics, Ting, and Camera Camper host the 15th annual Kringle Mingle, a free seasonal event, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today 12/4 on Aberdeen Drive. Some of the vendors lining the streets will be Emmy Lou Jewelry, Chilly Child, Sea of Seven, Jules Grey Jewels, Encinitas Potters Guild, Dugre Designs, Soul Spark Candles, Creme Brulee Collection, Pupologie, The Violin Shop, Cardiff Living/Strght, BCycle, Elaun Apparel, Ting, BeamOrthodontist, The Kook Run and, Eye Innovations. There will be free photos with Santa in his vintage CameraCamper sleigh from noon to 3 p.m. Other activities include children’s crafts, holiday treats, and live music by local musicians. Visit