Trio of England players score debut goals in win over Wales

Soccer Oct 9, 2020

Trio of England players score debut goals in win over Wales

Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Danny Ings and Conor Coady scored their first England goals in a 3-0 victory over Wales in a friendly on Thursday when international soccer returned to Wembley after 11 months. It was the least-experienced lineup deployed by England in four decades, with only ...

Rugby Apr 18, 2020

Wales coach says three players tested positive for coronavirus

Three Wales rugby players have contracted the coronavirus, coach Wayne Pivac has said. Pivac did not identify the players in an interview with New Zealand's 1 NEWS, with the website reporting that all three players had now recovered. "It's ripping through the communities here (in Wales)," ...

Rugby Mar 13, 2020

Wales, Scotland to clash in Six Nations match despite virus fears

Wales' final Six Nations match with Scotland is to go ahead with spectators permitted to attend despite the coronavirus pandemic, the Welsh Rugby Union announced on Friday. This decision comes despite the other two games — France at home to Ireland and Italy hosting England ...

Rugby Jan 10, 2020

Brave Blossoms to host Wales in June test

The Brave Blossoms, who reached the quarterfinals of last year's Rugby World Cup in Japan, will play host to Wales on June 27, both nation's rugby unions announced Friday. Wales is eager to continue its engagement with Japan after reaching the semifinals last year and ...

Business / Tech Dec 22, 2019

Facing industrial decline, Wales dreams of Silicon Valley

Wales is better known for its factory closures than high-tech achievements. But in Newport, a former bastion of the coal industry, a handful of semiconductor manufacturers dream of a new Silicon Valley. "We want to be this technology center like Silicon Valley, where we can ...