Commonwealth Games

Nathan Thorley – Commonwealth Games preview

Name: Nathan Thorley. Weight: Light-heavyweight (81KG). Club: Splott ABC. Prediction: Quarter-finals. It didn’t look like Nathan Thorley would be attending the Commonwealth Games but one way or another, the 21-year-old

Zack Davies – Commonwealth Games preview

Name: Zack Davies. Weight: Light-welterweight (64KG). Club: Penyrheol. Prediction: Quarter-finals. Zack Davies of Penyrheol Boxing Club had one of the toughest routes to a Welsh Senior Championships win in 2014 but in

Joe Cordina – Commonwealth Games preview

Name: Joe Cordina. Weight: Lightweight (60KG). Club: St Joseph’s Newport. Prediction: Silver. Joe Cordina, the unorthodox St Joseph’s Boxing Club pugilist, was in the form of his life… all until

Sean McGoldrick – Commonwealth Games preview

Name: Sean McGoldrick. Weight: Bantamweight (56KG). Club: St Joseph’s Newport. Prediction: Gold. Newport’s Sean McGoldrick is a man on a mission. Four years ago, the likeable 22-year-old was robbed of

Andrew Selby – Commonwealth Games preview

Name: Andrew Selby. Weight: Flyweight (52KG). Club: St Joseph’s Newport / Splott. Prediction: Gold. Andrew Selby’s preview is the easiest of all to summarise, the Barry boy is without doubt Wales’

Olympic silver medallist Fred Evans excluded from Commonwealth Games

Olympic silver medallist Fred Evans has been excluded from appearing the Commonwealth Games after his accreditation was refused. The Home Office and Commonwealth Games officials on the accreditation decision board

Another amateur farce as two Commonwealth Games places go to waste

It’s the night before the Commonwealth Games begin with the opening ceremony in Glasgow and the Welsh amateur boxing authorities are embroiled in yet another controversial incident. In what is