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Rowing: Mold prospect Thomas Marshall to row for Team GB in Australian Youth Olympic Festival

MOLD rower Thomas Marshall sacrificed a lot for his sporting ambitions in 2012 – and as a new year dawns it seems to be paying off.Read

Snooker: Ricky Walden heading for Alexandra Palace as the Masters returns

RICKY Walden will begin his effort to make 2013 at least as successful as last year on Tuesday as he heads to Alexandra Palace for the Betfair Masters.Read

Rugby union: Shotton Steel kick off year with defeat to high-flying Denbigh

AFTER finding their feet in Swalec League Division Two North before Christmas, Shotton Steel started the new year with defeat as high flying Denbigh proved just too strong, winning 25-13.Read

Martial arts: Deeside Tae Kwon-do Club celebrates achievements and establishes memorial awards

DEESIDE Tae Kwon-do Club ended a successful 2012 in bittersweet fashion.Read

Hockey: Northop Hall see off Wales Dragons over-40s

AS a warm-up for the second half of the season, Northop Hall played host to the Welsh Dragons over-40s side.Read

Rugby union: Shotton Steel go through in North Wales Cup

SHOTTON Steel progressed in the North Wales Cup on Saturday, expelling Swalec League Division Three North hosts Rhosllanerchrugog 17-5.Read

Badminton: Flint Phoenix light up Ruthin to remain top

DIVISION One of the North East Wales League saw leaders Flint Phoenix A preserve the form book by crushing Ruthin A 7-1.Read

Motorsport: Jamie Stanley prepares for Dubai endurance test

A PROBLEM-riddled 24-hour racing debut in Barcelona has not dampened Broughton driver Jamie Stanley’s appetite for the endurance discipline as he prepares to kick off 2013 by entering the Dunlop 24-hours of Dubai race.Read

Boxing: Sam Pickering selected for elite Welsh squad

DEVA Police ABC fighter Sam Pickering has been invited to be part of the Welsh Amateur Boxing Association’s Elite Training Programme in 2013.Read

Tennis: Brother and sister Matthew and Laura Sharp star at North Wales Championships

SMASH hits Matthew and Laura Sharp are basking in the glory of their superb successes at the North Wales County Closed Championships.Read

Badminton: Record entry in North East Wales Badminton Association’s annual senior handicap tournament

A RECORD entry of players took part in the North East Wales Badminton Association’s annual senior handicap tournament.Read

Badminton: Jane Givelin heroics in vain as Airbus win top-versus-bottom Llanferres A clash

JANE Givelin served up a sparkling display for Llanferres A in their top-versus-bottom North East Wales League Division One clash with Airbus.Read

Golf: New and old captains saluted by Padeswood & Buckley Golf Club

PADESWOOD & Buckley’s AGM doubled up with a ‘Hail and Farewell’ event to welcome in the club’s new captains and thank the retiring officers for their year’s service in office.Read

Tae kwon-do: Stunning victory by Jade Jones voted moment of London 2012 Olympic Games

FLINT teenager Jade Jones’s gold medal victory has been voted the most memorable moment of this summer’s Olympic Games, pipping a list of star names including Mo Farah, Jessica Ennis, Bradley Wiggins, Andy Murray and Ben Ainslie.Read

Golf: New Mold Golf Club captain Roger Howes drives into office

THERE was a hole-in-one as more than 100 members and friends came out in force for new Mold Golf Club captain Roger Howes’ drive-in.Read

Martial arts: ‘Superstar’ Jade Jones crowned BBC Cymru Sports Personality of the Year

OLYMPIC golden girl Jade Jones this week found out how much the people of Wales have truly taken her to their hearts when they named her BBC Cymru’s Sports Personality of the Year.Read

Running: Charlie Hulson helps Team GB win bronze on European Cross Country Championships debut

CHARLIE Hulson played his part as Great Britain and Northern Ireland’s junior team secured third place in the European Cross-Country Championships in Hungary on Sunday.Read

Martial arts: Russ Williams kickboxing students all succeed at final grading of 2012

STUDENTS of Caerwys’ legendary former world champion kickboxer Russ Williams have sailed through their final grading of 2012.Read

Rugby union: Shotton Steel falter as Abergele shut them out

SHOTTON Steel failed to overhaul Abergele in Swalec League Division Two North.Read

Ice skating: Deeside couples Charlotte Aiken and Josh Whidborne and Louise Walden and Owen Edwards battle it out for silver and bronze at British Championships

AS the 2014 Winter Olympics loom on the sporting horizon things are heating up in the ice-cold world of figure skating.Read


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