Rugby

Best Is West For Halfpenny

After many months of transfer rumours and gossip, Welsh and British and Irish Lions star, Leigh Halfpenny has found a new home.  That home being back in Wales, with the Scarlets for the reigning Pro League Champions. The player had been in France with French giants Toulon for the last three seasons, winning the European […]

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Rugby, Sport

Central Young Rugby Welsh Talent

There is a lot of talk and rightly so about the embarrassment of riches Wales have in the back row position, with young stars such as Ellis Jenkins, Ollie Griffiths, Will Boyde, Ollie Cracknell and James Davies to name just a few, who are pushing the current incumbents in those positions in the Welsh national […]

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Featured, Rugby, Sport

Interview with Mark Ring

Y Ddraig is delighted that Mark Ring of Cardiff, Pontypool and Wales fame has agreed to an interview with us to share his thoughts on his career an the game he loved today. Mark was a player that delighted thousands of fans in his career, his skills were on another level and he was never […]

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Rugby, Sport

New Zealand vs British and Irish Lions — 2nd Test Preview

After a convincing defeat last week, The British and Irish Lions need to lick their wounds and come back with a victory this Saturday in Wellington, to keep this three-match series alive. Can they do it? This article looks at last week’s match, areas the Lions need to improve on, and finally, my matchday 23 […]

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Rugby, Sport

Tonga v Wales, Match Thoughts

Tomorrow morning, 06:30 BST, Wales will be facing Tonga in Auckland, New Zealand in the first of two matches against Tonga and then secondly fellow South Sea Islanders, Samoa. Wales have selected an untried side for this encounter with a number of the regular starters currently with The British and Irish Lions preparing themselves for […]

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