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British and Irish Lions: Warren Gatland makes sweeping changes for third Test

BBC Wales Sport August 3, 2021 at 11:04 am

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland makes sweeping changes to his matchday squad for Saturday’s decisive third Test against South Africa.

Michael Wilde: Striker leaves Connah’s Quay Nomads

BBC Wales Sport August 3, 2021 at 9:14 am

Striker Michael Wilde leaves Connah’s Quay Nomads following the expiry of his contract.

Tokyo Olympics: Jason and Laura Kenny both claim track cycling silver

BBC Wales Sport August 3, 2021 at 9:09 am

Jason Kenny becomes Great Britain’s most decorated Olympian as team sprint silver brings an eighth medal after wife Laura takes team pursuit silver.

Tokyo Olympics: Confident Jake Heyward into 1500m semis ‘under the radar’

BBC Wales Sport August 3, 2021 at 6:02 am

Welsh 1500m runner Jake Heyward wins his heat on his Olympic debut in Tokyo and says he is confident going into the semi-finals.

Tokyo Olympics: Jason Kenny equals British record, Karsten Warholm creates history, Simone Biles returns

BBC Wales Sport August 3, 2021 at 4:52 am

Giles Scott earns Great Britain’s second Olympic sailing gold on Tuesday, starting what Team GB hope will be a medal rush on day 11 of Tokyo 2020.

The Hundred: Sam Billings leads Oval Invincibles to win over Welsh Fire

BBC Wales Sport August 2, 2021 at 8:25 pm

Oval Invincibles captain Sam Billings leads his side to a tight hard-fought victory over Welsh Fire to leave the men’s Hundred evenly poised at the halfway point in the group stage.

South Africa: Rassie Erasmus faces misconduct hearing for criticising officials in defeat by Lions

BBC Wales Sport August 2, 2021 at 7:17 pm

South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus will face a misconduct hearing after his criticism of the match officials following their first-Test defeat by the British and Irish Lions.

Gerwyn Price: World champion beats Damon Heta to win Players Championship 21

BBC Wales Sport August 2, 2021 at 6:14 pm

Gerwyn Price wins his 20th PDC title at the Players Championship 21 as he beats Australia’s Damon Heta in a final-leg decider.

The Hundred: Bowlers lead Welsh Fire to win over Oval Invincibles

BBC Wales Sport August 2, 2021 at 5:06 pm

Welsh Fire strangle Oval Invincibles with a brilliant bowling performance at The Oval, to earn back-to-back victories in the women’s Hundred.

Glamorgan Cricket: Hugh Morris warns over Swansea future due to standards at St Helen’s

BBC Wales Sport August 2, 2021 at 2:42 pm

Glamorgan chief executive Hugh Morris warns that standards at St Helen’s are below what will be required for first-class cricket from 2023.