Glynneath 13 - 43 Bargoed

3:02pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BARGOED maintained their 100 per cent record at the top of the Championship with a six-try demolition of Glynneath at Abernant Park, in a game disrupted by a stoppage of 50 minutes following a serious injury to one of the Glynneath players.

Nelson Cavaliers match reports

Campaign Series: GOAL: Lewis Roberts scores against Llanbradach

1:17pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

NELSON Cavaliers football sides have been back in action with the start of the new season

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.

Bargoed's Lauren Price cruises through first Commonwealth bout

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12:17pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Bargoed's Lauren Price (right) was in action against Guyana's Theresa London in the Women's Middle round of 16 match at the SECC in Glasgow.

Bernard Martin Cup Final: Dynamo Aber 2 Nelson Cavaliers 0

Campaign Series: Nelson's Joel Davies sees his header tipped over by the Aber keeper

11:37am Tuesday 6th May 2014

FOR the second year in succession Nelson lost the Bernard Martin Cup Final in a game which could have gone either way.

AC Pontytmister 0 Blaenavon Blues 5

2:06pm Monday 7th April 2014

BLUES manager Ryan Durham, without first choice mid fielders Mike Waite, Jamie Brankley and Marc Browning, gave a rare opportunity to second teamer Terry Jones who did not let his manager down and had a sound game in the centre of midfield.

Blackwood cricket club fixtures

5:20pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

BLACKWOOD Town Cricket Club is looking forward to the upcoming season as the opening fixture approaches.

Nelson Cavaliers 2nds 2 -1 Llantrisant

Campaign Series: LEVEL SCORE: Ryan Donovan (number 9) slots home the equaliser

5:22pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

NELSON were looking to build on last week’s impressive win against Llantristant and despite being forced into changes from last week’s line-up, Nelson still fielded a quality side.

Caerphilly RFC take win to catapult to sixth place in league

Campaign Series: WIN: Outside half Vaughn Thomas scores

5:15pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

Cilfynydd 17 Caerphilly 22

Blaenavon Blues 0 Ynysddu Welfare 2

2:31pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

AFTER an impressive victory against Division 1 Side PILCS in the Gwent Amateur Cup, The Welfare were hoping for another win against Blaenavon in the County Motors Cup.

Caerphilly mountain biker set for big year

Campaign Series: BIG YEAR: Manon Carpenter

2:30pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

MOUNTAIN bike star Manon Carpenter is gearing up for a big year competing in the likes of the United States and Canada in this season's World Cup.

Ynysddu Welfare take game on penalties

2:29pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

Trethomas Bluebirds 1 Ynysddu Welfare 3

Rhymney 27 Caerphilly 33

11:06am Wednesday 11th December 2013

CAERPHILLY completed their second victory in a row in a thrilling encounter at Rhymney.

Caerphilly sport volunteers honoured

Campaign Series: WINNER: Katie Bunston winner of coach to disabled athletes of the year with Rick O'Shea and Cllr Michael Gray, Mayor of Caerphilly County Borough Council

12:40pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

SPORTS volunteers and coaches were honoured last week by sports stars for their work in inspiring people to take up sport.

Nelson Cavaliers 2nds 1 Talbot Green 2

12:13pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013

THE game started well and James Hurley was pulling the strings early on from midfield, setting up Dean Marshall and Lewis Roberts for chances that were well saved by the Talbot keeper.

Nelson 8 Penrhos 0

4:20pm Tuesday 19th November 2013

NELSON Cavaliers won 8-0 against Penrhos in the Taff-Ely and Rhymney Valley Premier League The game started slowly as both sides tried to create chances and the game needed a goal to change the pattern.

Battling Bedwas slip to Pontypridd defeat

Campaign Series: BATTLE: Bedwas RFC's RhysDownes in action in the weekend's game

4:02pm Tuesday 19th November 2013

BEDWAS RFC battled in vain to a 15-34 defeat when they faced Pontypridd RFC at the weekend.

Caerphilly RFC lose out to Wattstown

1:02pm Tuesday 12th November 2013

Mid District Cup B

Welsh Over 45’s League - Newport Reps 5 Nelson 1

10:39am Tuesday 12th November 2013

A disappointing performance saw Nelson fail to raise their game against a confident Newport side.

Nelson 4 Fairwater 0

Campaign Series: Nelson 4 Fairwater 0

10:35am Tuesday 12th November 2013

NELSON secured an impressive victory against a competent Fairwater side. The pitch survived the recent storms and torrential rain to provide an entertaining game.

Pooler hold on to beat Blackwood RFC in the mud and rain

Campaign Series: Sean Higgins gathers the ball for Blackwood against Pontypool RFC (2292260)

4:02pm Monday 4th November 2013


Senghenydd clinch Swalec Plate derby with win over Caerphilly

1:02pm Tuesday 29th October 2013

Swalec Plate 1st Round


Campaign Series: Nelson Keeper Matthew Farr saves well to keep Nelson in the game against Llanbradach

7:08pm Monday 28th October 2013

Taff - Ely & Rhymney Valley Premier League

Hat trick leads to Caerphilly's first win of season at Virginia Park

Campaign Series: RUGBY: Caerphilly in action at a previous game against Pencoed. Picture: Mark Tamplin

3:47pm Thursday 17th October 2013

Caerphilly 25 Cilfynydd 7

Over 40’s League - Nelson Cavaliers 9 Pontypool 0

3:00pm Tuesday 8th October 2013

Nelson 40's opened up their league campaign with a thumping 9-0 win against a battling Pontypool side.

Nelson Cavaliers Tervs 1 Bush Bluebirds 2

Campaign Series: Nelson Cavaliers Tervs 1 Bush Bluebirds 2

1:40pm Tuesday 8th October 2013

A near full strength team and a first home game of the season should have seen the Tervs on top form. Unfortunately it was a tough competition with both teams making a great contest out of proceedings.

Ystrad Stars 1 Nelson Cavaliers 4

Campaign Series: Ystrad Stars 1 Nelson Cavaliers 4

1:09pm Tuesday 8th October 2013

Bernard Martin Cup 1st round - Ystrad Stars 1 Nelson Cavaliers 4

Nelson Cavaliers 0 Baglan Dragons 2

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4:37pm Tuesday 1st October 2013

NELSON continued their quests in cup competitions when Baglan Dragons were the visitors.

Mardy 3 Ynysddu Welfare 2

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1:49pm Tuesday 1st October 2013

ANOTHER poor Ynysddu Welfare performance results in a very disappointing loss.

Caerphilly 17 Croesyceiliog 20

Campaign Series: Simon Church heads for the line

10:26am Tuesday 24th September 2013

CAERPHILLY suffered an undeserved defeat in the last minute of the game at Croesyceiliog as captain Matthew Entwistle converted a penalty with seconds on the clock.

Nelson Cavaliers 0 Abercynon 3

Campaign Series: Nelson Cavaliers 0 Abercynon 3

10:21am Tuesday 24th September 2013

NELSON'S hopes to have an extended run in the cup competition came to an abrupt end when they were comprehensively beaten by their higher league opponents and local rivals Abercynon.

Bedwas 9 Cardiff 27

Campaign Series: Andy Humberstone takes on Cardiff's Dan Fish

4:42pm Monday 23rd September 2013

CARDIFF eased passed a lacklustre Bedwas for a deserved win.

Penallta youth keep on winning

Campaign Series: Penallta youth take on Caerleon

4:32pm Monday 23rd September 2013

PENALLTA'S two youth sides continued their 100% league records. Penallta Youth (Golds) beat Caerleon 54-0 in an emphatic display of running rugby whilst the younger Blues side travelled to neighbouring Fleur de Lys and came home with a hard fought 12 nil victory.

Penallta 22 Heol y Cyw 23

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4:27pm Monday 23rd September 2013

PENALLTA saw their almost two year unbeaten home record come to an end an Saturday with the visit of their bogey side Heol y Cyw.

Penallta 34 Glamorgan Wanderers 15

Campaign Series: James Powell clears for Penallta

3:20pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

PENALLTA RFC welcomed Glamorgan Wanderers to Trinity Fields expecting an extremely hard-fought contest and the visitors soon showed their strength scoring two tries to go into a 10 nil lead.

Penallta Minerbirds 62 Gorseinon Ladies 0

Campaign Series: Penallta Minerbirds' Sarah Harper powering through against Gorseinon Ladies

3:11pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

THE PENALLTA Minerbirds continued their League campaign against Gorseinon Ladies on Sunday.

Caerphilly 13 Abergavenny 42

2:55pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

CAERPHILLY'S first home game of the 13-14 season ended in a comprehensive defeat as the visitors put 42 points on the board at Virginia Park last weekend.

AFC Caerphilly 2 Nelson Cavaliers 1

Campaign Series: The Caerphilly keeper stops Nelson's Ben Banks from levelling the scores

2:51pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

NELSON started this game on the front foot and were quickly into their stride playing crisp neat football and deservedly took the lead through Dan Lewis, who clinically finished a nice sweeping move.

Ynysddu Welfare 0 Chepstow Town 3

Campaign Series: Ynysddu Welfare 0 Chepstow Town 3

3:53pm Monday 16th September 2013

YNYSDDU bow out of the FAW Welsh cup with their heads held high after a courageous performance against a strong Chepstow side.

Blackwood Stars RFC 30 - Beaufort RFC 3

Campaign Series: Blackwood Stars RFC 30 - Beaufort RFC 3

12:02pm Friday 13th September 2013

BLACKWOOD Stars won this encounter against a strong physical side; we all knew that Beaufort would be a hard side to play against.

Brain is one to watch as Butcher triumphs

2:36pm Wednesday 4th September 2013

CWMCARN Paragon's Andrew Butcher followed up his superb WCA Team Time Trial Championship-winning ride with another outstanding performance to take victory in the penultimate round of the Evening 10 Series.

Blackwood batsmen give up the ghost

Campaign Series: Chepstow batsman Nick Folland is bowled out by Blackwood's Neil Reardon.PIC: Matthew Horwood (995759)

2:34pm Wednesday 4th September 2013


Nelson dig deep to overcome Brithdir

Campaign Series: Lewis Roberts celebrates his goal against Dynamo Aber

10:14am Tuesday 3rd September 2013

Nelson grabbed all three points in a tight game. The first half was edgy with both sides having half chances before Ben Banks broke the deadlock.

Llanhilleth Athletic 1 Ynysddu Welfare 1

12:38pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

YNYSDDU Welfare's poor start continued as they were held to a 1-1 draw away to Llanhilleth Athletic.

Race AFC overcome Graig y Rhacca

3:56pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

RACE Welcomed Graig y Rhacca’s footballers on Saturday, and with another warm day the game was split into three 30-minute periods.

CRICKET: Blackwood bat hard on Tondu

Campaign Series: Dan Wilkinson in action

2:48pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

BLACKWOOD won the toss at Bryn Road and followed the trend of batting in superb conditions on a hard wicket and fast outfield.

Caerphilly pupils keep up spirit of Olympics

Campaign Series: Pupils from Caerphilly get ready for their Opening Ceremony with Olympian Jason Gardener

4:36pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

DAY of Olympic-themed activity, organised by Sport Caerphilly, was held in Cardiff last week Olympic gold medallist, Jason Gardener, joined school children at the National Indoor Athletics Centre (NIAC) to celebrate the start of this year’s Lloyds TSB National School Sport Week – the UK’s biggest school sport event.

CRICKET: Sudbrook notch narrow win over Blackwood

Campaign Series: Matthew Kinchen batting for Sudbrook

11:43am Tuesday 9th July 2013

SUDBROOK CC kept their good run going with a narrow victory over Blackwood Town CC.

Bronze for Hendredenny teen boxer as he bids for next Olympics

3:30pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

A CAERPHILLY teenager who recently won the Welsh Amateur Boxing Championship for the second year running has won bronze in the UK championships.

Ystrad Mynach karate kid Tomas lifts Welsh trophy

Campaign Series: Karate champ Tomas Moya lifts his trophy

3:20pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

AN YSTRAD Mynach karate kid has become the under- 12s Welsh Kumite champion at the KUGB Welsh championships.

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