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Silver for Wales' Elinor Barker on final day in Manchester

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5:15pm Sunday 28th September 2014

WALES’ Elinor Barker won silver in the women’s points race on the final afternoon of competition at the British Cycling National Track Championships in Manchester.

Gold number two for Abergavenny's Rachel James

Campaign Series: CHAMPIONS: Rachel James, left, and Sophie Thornhill

11:32pm Friday 26th September 2014

ABERGAVENNY’S Rachel James has won a second gold medal at the British Cycling National Track Championships in Manchester.

County swoop for Swans youngster on loan

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6:01pm Friday 26th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC have moved to ease their defensive injury worries by signing Swansea City youngster Scott Tancock on loan from Swansea City.

Lee Minshull aims to punish his former club

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10:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC are aiming to record a first ever win over AFC Wimbledon this afternoon and former Dons midfielder Lee Minshull is hoping they can do it in style.

In-form 'keeper Joe Day extends his stay at Rodney Parade

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1:46pm Friday 26th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC have secured the services of in-form goalkeeper Joe Day until the end of November after confirming the extension of his loan move from Peterborough United.

Bradley Pryce still eyeing title glory

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12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

FORMER Commonwealth champion Bradley Pryce challenges Lee Markham for his British Masters Gold super-middleweight title at London’s York Hall tonight.

Nathan Cleverly's rematch with Tony Bellew confirmed

Campaign Series: BIG HIT: Nathan Cleverly, right, beat Tony Bellew in 2011

3:43pm Thursday 25th September 2014

CEFN Fforest star Nathan Cleverly will take on Tony Bellew in a blockbuster rematch at the Echo Arena in Liverpool in November.

Gwent cycling stars strike gold at National Track Championships

Campaign Series: CHAMPIONS: Rachel James, left, and Sophie Thornhill

11:01pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

ABERGAVENNY’S Rachel James and Newport’s Lauren Booth both won gold on day one of the British Cycling National Track Championships in Manchester.

Great Day for County and teenage star at Shrewsbury

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3:30pm Sunday 21st September 2014

THEY came to witness the taming of the Shrews and, as an added bonus, the 704 Newport County AFC fans at Greenhous Meadow also got to see the birth of a new star in 16-year-old Regan Poole.

Shrewsbury 0 County 0

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5:05pm Saturday 20th September 2014

TEN-MAN Newport County AFC frustrated hosts Shrewsbury Town to extend their unbeaten run to six games in League Two.

Taming of the Shrews would be another big test passed, says Exiles ace

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8:40am Saturday 20th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC head to Shrewsbury Town today looking to extend a five-game unbeaten run and pass another big test in their second League Two campaign.

County pair set to join Brackley Town on loan

Campaign Series: OFF THE MARK: Shaun Jeffers, left, celebrates with Kevin Feely at ReadingPicture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

1:24pm Friday 19th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC duo Shaun Jeffers and Jamie Stephens are expected to complete loan moves to Conference North outfit Brackley Town today, subject to international clearance.

Exiles striker Joe Parker returns to Gloucester on loan

Campaign Series: Gloucester City versus Newport County (pre-season friendly)
SPEED Newport County's Joe Parker goes past his man (8396884)

5:18pm Thursday 18th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC striker Joe Parker has returned to his previous club Gloucester City on a one-month loan deal.

Exiles boss pleased with his side's battling qualities

Campaign Series: GREAT NEWS: The players are all delighted that Justin Edinburgh is in charge of us and not Portsmouth today

7:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh praised his players’ resilience and character after they earned a point at relegated Tranmere Rovers last night.

LIVE: Tranmere v County

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7:15pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

FOLLOW all the action live from Prenton Park as Tranmere Rovers host Newport County AFC in their League Two clash. Kick-off 7.45pm

Exiles boss admits doubts over Byron Anthony's future

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5:20pm Thursday 4th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC manager Justin Edinburgh admits there is some doubt over the future of Byron Anthony but he insists the centre-back is very much still part of his plans.

Portsmouth 0 County 1

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5:08pm Saturday 30th August 2014

A LATE free-kick from substitute Andy Sandell earned Newport County AFC a shock three points at Portsmouth – their first win of the League Two campaign.

LIVE: Portsmouth v County

Campaign Series: OFF THE MARK: Shaun Jeffers, left, celebrates with Kevin Feely at ReadingPicture: Andrew Orchard sports photography

2:26pm Saturday 30th August 2014

FOLLOW all the action live from Fratton Park as Portsmouth host Newport County AFC in League Two. Kick-off 3pm

County 1 Burton 1

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5:02pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC earned their first point of the League Two season with a 1-1 draw at home to high flying Burton Albion.

LIVE: County v Burton

Campaign Series: Newport County signing Darren Jones  (6383352)

2:35pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

FOLLOW all the action live from Rodney Parade as Newport County AFC host Burton Albion in League Two. Kick-off 3pm

Morecambe 3 County 2

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5:03pm Saturday 16th August 2014

NEWPORT County AFC threw away a commanding position to lose 3-2 at bogey side Morecambe with Kevin Ellison once again a thorn in the side of the Exiles.

LIVE: Morecambe v County

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2:20pm Saturday 16th August 2014

FOLLOW all the action live as Newport County AFC take on Morecambe at the Globe Arena in League Two. Kick-off 3pm

Sally at the Peake of her powers to win silver

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11:32pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

WELSH pole vaulter Sally Peake claimed the first Glasgow 2014 medal for Welsh Athletics on a soaking wet final night of action at Hampden Park.

Newport's Mica Moore and relay girls delighted with Welsh record

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10:06pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

THE Welsh women’s 4x100m relay squad, featuring Newport sprinter Mica Moore, declared themselves over the moon to set a new national record in their Glasgow 2014 final.

Newport 1500m runner off on his travels after Glasgow 2014

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8:32pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

NEWPORT 1500m Chris Gowell will look to build on his encouraging Glasgow 2014 campaign, but only after spending a month in a hut on the other side of the world.

Final countdown for Newport 1500m runner in Glasgow

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10:15pm Friday 1st August 2014

NEWPORT middle distance runner Chris Gowell spoke of his delight after making the 1500m final and promised to go for glory in Glasgow tomorrow.

Joe Cordina 'absolutely gutted' by semi-final defeat

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10:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

ST JOSEPH’S star Joe Cordina lost a golden chance of success at Glasgow 2014 and declared himself ‘gutted’ to have to settle for bronze.

Bargoed boxer Lauren Price happy with historic bronze

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7:47pm Friday 1st August 2014

BARGOED’S Lauren Price has won bronze in Glasgow – the first Welsh woman boxer to win a medal at a Commonwealth Games.

Team Wales appeal against Sean McGoldrick decision fails

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4:09pm Friday 1st August 2014

TEAM Wales have failed in an appeal against the decision that led to Sean McGoldrick's loss in the boxing semi-finals this afternoon.

Bronze for Sean McGoldrick after unlucky defeat

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2:30pm Friday 1st August 2014

NEWPORT boxer Sean McGoldrick’s dream of making history at Glasgow 2014 is over.

My boys can win gold, says St Joes coach Tony Borg

Campaign Series: GOING FOR GOLD: Newport's Sean McGoldrick in action against South Africa's Ayabonga Sonjica

9:30am Friday 1st August 2014

ST JOSEPH’S boxing trainer Tony Borg has backed his star pupils Sean McGoldrick and Joe Cordina to win gold at Glasgow 2014 this weekend.

Day of near misses for Team Wales in Glasgow

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8:58pm Thursday 31st July 2014

GWENT squash pair Scott Fitzgerald and Dave Haley are out of the men’s doubles at Glasgow 2014 after losing in the last 16.

Bronze for Geraint Thomas just days after Tour de France

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4:16pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WELSH cycling star Geraint Thomas showed all his strength and resilience to win bronze in the Glasgow 2014 time trial just four days after completing the Tour de France.

Bargoed boxer gets a kick out of historic medal

Campaign Series: MEDAL: Bargoed boxer Lauren Price, right, in dominant action against Australia's Kaye Scott

10:20pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

HISTORY-MAKER Lauren Price says becoming the first Welsh woman to win a boxing medal at the Commonwealth Games justifies her decision to give up international football.

Joy for Gwent squash pair and lawn bowls stars in Glasgow

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8:10pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

ALL-GWENT squash doubles pairing Scott Fitzgerald and Dave Haley enjoyed a comfortable win over Trinidad & Tobago in their pool D match.

Sean McGoldrick secures another medal for Team Wales

Campaign Series: MEDAL IN THE BAG: Newport's Sean McGoldrick celebrates his win against South Africa's Ayabonga Sonjica

2:41pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

NEWPORT boxer Sean McGoldrick is a double Commonwealth Games medallist at the age of 22 after his quarter-final victory at Glasgow 2014.

Bargoed boxer Lauren Price fights for a medal tonight

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2:03pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

BARGOED boxer Lauren Price made history yesterday as she and Charlene Jones became the first female fighters to compete for Wales at a Commonwealth Games.

Medal in the bag, but Joe Cordina wants gold

Campaign Series: VICTORY: St Joseph's boxer Joe Cordina, left, on his way to a comfortable win over New Zealand's Chad Milnes in Glasgow

7:37pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

ST JOSEPH’S boxer Joe Cordina has guaranteed himself at least a Commonwealth Games bronze medal but he’s vowed to fight all the way for gold in Glasgow.

First ever Commonwealth Games wrestling medal for Team Wales

Campaign Series: Wales' Craig Pilling celebrates his victory in the Bronze Medal Match in the FS 57kg wrestling  Category at the SECC, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday July 29, 2014. See PA story COMMONWEALT

6:02pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

HE MAY speak with a broad Bolton accent but Craig Pilling has won the first ever Commonwealth Games wrestling medal for Wales.

Victory for Welsh boxing history-maker

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5:18pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

CHARLENE Jones made history in Glasgow as the first woman to represent Team Wales in the boxing ring at a Commonwealth Games, writes Andrew Penman.

Newport boxer Sean McGoldrick still on course for Games history

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5:14pm Monday 28th July 2014

NEWPORT boxer Sean McGoldrick is just one win away from a medal at Glasgow 2014 and three victories from making Commonwealth Games history.

Captain Aled Davies so proud of Glasgow 2014 team after 'rocky start'

Campaign Series: SILVER: Wales Aled Davies during the men's para-sport discus F42/F44 competition at Hampden Park

2:09pm Monday 28th July 2014

WELSH captain Aled Davies put aside his personal pain at missing out on gold to praise the way his team has bounced back from a troubled start to Glasgow 2014.

More medals already for Team Wales on day five

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12:23pm Monday 28th July 2014

TEAM Wales stars took the nation’s Glasgow 2014 medal tally to 20 this morning with a silver for team captain Aled Davies and a bronze in the lawn bowls.

Becky James targets Rio 2016 after cancer scare

Campaign Series: RIO TARGET: World champion Becky James was ruled out of Commonwealth Games after cancer scare

9:20am Monday 28th July 2014

DOUBLE world champion cyclist Becky James is determined to bounce back from a cancer scare that ruled her out of Glasgow 2014 and she’s already targeting Rio 2016.

Brilliant Barker just misses out on gold on the track

Campaign Series: TEAM GB STARS: Wales' Elinor Barker, left, with winner Laura Trott, centre, and bronze medallist Katie Archibald

7:09pm Sunday 27th July 2014

WELSH teenager Elinor Barker won her second medal of the Commonwealth Games, just missing out on gold in a sprint to the line with Olympic champion Laura Trott.

St Joes boxer Joe Cordina one win from a medal

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4:02pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ST JOSEPH’S boxer Joe Cordina is just one win away from a medal after his second victory in two days at Glasgow 2014.

I can retire happy, says Newport bronze winner

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9:31pm Saturday 26th July 2014

NEWPORT judoka Mark Shaw says he can retire a happy man after claiming an unexpected bronze medal at Glasgow 2014.

Gold a dream come true for Welsh judoka

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7:53pm Saturday 26th July 2014

WELSH judoka Natalie Powell fulfilled a childhood dream by beating England’s Gemma Gibbons to win the 78kg gold medal at Glasgow 2014.

Frankie Jones' dad so proud of golden girl

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6:27pm Saturday 26th July 2014

THE Pontypool father of gymnast Frankie Jones described her Commonwealth Games performance as "wonderful" after watching his daughter win a gold and five silvers.

I'm never doing this again, says bronze winner Michaela Breeze

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6:16pm Saturday 26th July 2014

WELSH weightlifter Michaela Breeze won bronze in the women's 58kg weightlifting at the Clyde Auditorium on what is likely to be her final Commonwealth Games appearance.

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