Wales beat England with a twist

One of the oldest football rivalries of all was under the microscope again this weekend in Bridgend as Wales hosted England in a special 6 a side football friendly.

A history that dates back 119 years – when England prevailed 2-1 in the very first staging of the game in January 1879 – was given a modern twist with the Welsh 6 a...

WRU National League West – Weekly tables

THERE may have been no 6 Nations rugby this weekend, but there has been plenty of action on the local level.

Here are the latest table toppers in the WRU National League West:

League 1: Felinfoel

League 2: Yr Hendy

League 3 (A): Pembroke

League 3 (B): Burry Port

You can see the current tables in full below.

Emyr is an inspiration

Emyr Evans from Pembrey is 38-years-old. Like many of us he lives his life on a day to day basis doing the things we all do. We all love our food and dare we say the occasional tipple. Try as we might it is not easy to keep off the dreaded couch potato syndrome and we know what that...

Clowes & Jones win Llanelli Half Marathon

HUNDREDS of athletes took part in the Llanelli Half Marathon today, Sunday (Feb 18). Conditions were chilly but that would have suited many of the local participants who pound the tarmac along the course most days during their training including the team from Gomer Williams Solicitors in Llanelli.

Speaking to Llanelli Online...

Scarlets come up short at Leinster

SCARLETS suffered their second loss in a row on the road after Leinster ran out 20 - 13 winners at the RDS Arena in Dublin.

Both sides were missing a number of players due to international duty and injury but it was the men in blue who claimed maximum points in front of the home crowd.

It was the Welsh region who had the perfect...

Scarlets outmuscled in Treviso

A hat-trick of tries from winger Monty Ioane helped Benetton shock reigning Pro14 champions Scarlets with a 22-12 bonus-point win at the Stadio Monigo on Sunday (Feb 11).

With both sides missing a large portion of their squad to international duty and injury, it was the home side who outmuscled and outperformed the Welsh, with...

Carmarthen cyclist joins World Tour Team

AWARD winning Carmarthenshire based IT Company BCC IT are pleased to see the local cyclist they sponsor become pro for World Tour Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, riding alongside former World and British Road Race champion Mark Cavendish and current British Road Race and Time Trial Champion Steve Cummings at...

County’s sporting heroes honoured

RUGBY player Jonathan Davies has been named Sports Personality of the Year at this year’s award ceremony.

The Scarlets and Wales centre from Bancyfelin was amongst a host of talented sportsmen and women from across the county who were shortlisted for this year’s Carmarthenshire Sports Personality...