It’s a good time to be a goalie playing in Cardiff it seems. Ben Bowns of the Cardiff Devils is the undisputed number one goalie for Great Britain’s senior team, Cardiff Fire goalie Jordan Lawday has recently featured for GB Under 20s and now Cardiff Fire 1 and 2 goalie Lewis Davies joins the list […]Read More Interview: Lewis Davies looks ahead of Great Britain Under 18s World Championships in Estonia
It’s hard to find a goaltender in UK hockey who’s had a more interesting season than 19-year-old Jordan Lawday. After initially starting the year playing for the Ogden Mustangs of the WSHL, he returned home from North America where it wasn’t long until the Cardiff Fire came calling. With the Fire, Lawday instantly became not […]Read More Interview: Jordan Lawday talks about his year with the Cardiff Fire
After a few weeks absence due to Six Nations, games called off etc, finally we are back following a round of matches involving all four Welsh sides in action. Good wins for Cardiff Blues and the Ospreys, and two losses for the Scarlets and the Dragons. Looking at the fixtures and the individual performances from […]Read More Team of the week. Guinness Pro 14 League. Week 17
We are very grateful here at Y-Ddraig that the Cardiff Devils longest serving player, and testimonial man, Mark ‘Richie’ Richardson agreed to answer some questions for us. It’s fair to say he has seen some ups and downs with the Devils, and fresh from lifting the league title for a second year , we were lucky enough […]Read More Interview with Cardiff Devils testimonial man #17 Mark Richardson.
The Cardiff Devils will take on the Coventry Blaze next weekend in the EIHL Playoff Quarter Finals. Cardiff had already solidified their spot at the top of the table with their back-to-back league titles, but in this final week of league competition in the EIHL, the Devils could have either ended up facing the Blaze […]Read More Devils will face Coventry Blaze in the Elite League playoffs
It’s been 12-years since a fresh faced teenager called Gareth Bale made his Wales debut against Trinidad and Tobago. At 16 years and 315 days old, Bale became the youngest player ever to play for Wales (which has since been beaten by Harry Wilson at 16 years and 207 days in 2013) and notched an […]Read More Gareth Bale breaks Ian Rush’s goalscoring record as Wales thrash China
Team GB ice hockey have announced a 28-man roster ahead of next months IIHF Division 1A World Championships in Budapest, Hungary with four spots awarded to members of the Cardiff Devils. Long serving GB players Mark Richardson, Matthew Myers and Ben Bowns are all back for Pete Russell’s squad and expected a guaranteed spot in […]Read More Four Devils named in initial GB roster for World Championships
Another Six Nations Championship comes to an end. Wales have finished second, is this a reason for us to be optimistic? What positives and negatives can we take from a tournament where we won three out of five matches, and are we in a good position come a World Cup now eighteen months away? Read […]Read More Wales Six Nations Review
Andrew Hotham scored with 20 seconds remaining in the Cardiff Devils game against the Belfast Giants to crown the Devils champions of the EIHL for the second straight year. Coming into Friday nights meeting in Belfast, the Devils needed to win to clinch the trophy, and it nearly wasn’t done as the two sides battled […]Read More Andrew Hothams final minute goal clinched second straight league title for the Cardiff Devils
The South Wales Warriors have announced their fixtures for the upcoming season, where they’ll begin the year with an away trip to take on the Somerset Wyverns. Last year the Warriors failed to pick up a win before demotion to Division 2 of the British American Football Association, but Geraint Roberts men will hope fortunes […]Read More South Wales Warriors 2018 fixtures announced.