County set to be in the money if Evans plays for Wales

South Wales Argus: Nathaniel Chalobah of England holds off Lee Evans of Wales during the 2015 UEFA Under 21 Championship Qualifying, Group One match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday May 19, 2014. See PA story SOCCER Wales U21. P

5:44am Thursday 2nd October 2014

NEWPORT County could be set for a financial fillip after Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder Lee Evans was called up to the senior Wales squad for their Euro Qualifiers.

Shaun Connor returns to the Dragons coaching team

South Wales Argus:

6:17pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

SHAUN Connor has returned to the Newport Gwent Dragons management team as academy skills coach.

Ian Gough back to boost Dragons against Scarlets

South Wales Argus: SEASONED CAMPAIGNER: Ian Gough was one of a number of experienced players in Dragons’ line-up against Ospreys

5:41pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

IAN Gough has recovered from a shoulder injury to bolster Newport Gwent Dragons’ second row for Sunday’s Guinness Pro12 derby with the Scarlets, writes Chris Kirwan.

CLEVERLY - I JUST DON'T LIKE BELLEW

South Wales Argus: File photo dated 15-10-2011 of Tony Bellew (left) and Nathan Cleverly reacting after thir WBO Light-Heavyweight World Championship at the Echo Arena, Liverpool. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday September 29, 2014. Nathan Cleverly and Tony Belle

3:59pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Nathan Cleverly has vowed to step up his quest to become a two-weight world champion by disposing of Tony Bellew in their rematch in Liverpool on November 22.

Wales boss Chris Coleman insists he doesn't care about his critics

South Wales Argus: Wales' Manager Chris Coleman during the UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifying, Group B match at the the Camp d'Esports del M.I. Consell General, Andorra le Vella, Andorra. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday September 9, 2014. See PA story SOCCER A

3:34pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

WALES manager Chris Coleman admits he has given up trying to win over his critics.

Wales call on ex-County man Lee Evans

12:25pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

FORMER Newport County midfielder Lee Evans has been called up for the senior Wales squad for the first time.

HAVE YOUR SAY: Dragons' player of the month

South Wales Argus:

10:35am Wednesday 1st October 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have had a frustrating first month of the season but ended September on a high with victory against Treviso.

Life away from Rodney Parade the true test of Dragons - Lee Byrne

South Wales Argus: Bristol v Dragons. Lee Byrne on the ball. (9378555)

9:05am Wednesday 1st October 2014

CAPTAIN Lee Byrne says the next month will be the true test of Newport Gwent Dragons' character as they experience life on the road.

Joe Pigott would happily stay on Parade

South Wales Argus: Newport County versus Wimbledon AFC
PACE County's Joe Pigott (10834636)

6:09am Wednesday 1st October 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh is hopeful his side are over their striker woes with loanee Joe Pigott keen to stay at the club.

Bradley Pryce to appeal against points defeat

South Wales Argus: COMPLAINT: Bradley Pryce is angry with the scoring in his latest defeat

1:27pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

NEWBRIDGE boxer Bradley Pryce is set to lodge an official complaint with the British Boxing Board of Control over the scoring of his controversial loss to Lee Markham on Saturday.

Darcy Blake's hat-trick for pub team sparks row

South Wales Argus: Darcy Blake (4871788)

11:44am Tuesday 30th September 2014

FORMER Wales international Darcy Blake, who ended last season at Newport County AFC, has sparked a row after turning out for his local team in the amateur North Gwent League.

We can cope without Aaron Ramsey, says Wales star

South Wales Argus: RULED OUT: Wales will cope without Aaron Ramsey, left, according to Chris Gunter, centre

10:53am Tuesday 30th September 2014

NEWPORT’S Chris Gunter says the Wales squad is strong enough to cope without influential midfielder Aaron Ramsey for next month’s Euro 2016 qualifiers.

Lyn Jones: On-song Dragons tyro Elliot Dee in the mix for Wales selection

South Wales Argus: Dragons squad 2014-15. Elliot Dee (9444121)

9:05am Tuesday 30th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons director of rugby Lyn Jones believes hooker Elliot Dee is in the mix for Wales selection after making a superb start to the season.

Relieved Dragons know they must up their game in Llanelli

South Wales Argus: Newport  Gwent Dragons v Benetton Rugby Treviso.  Pictured is Newport Gwent Dragons Player No 9 Jonathan Evans on the break. (10842228)

7:07am Tuesday 30th September 2014

CHAMPAGNE wasn't flowing at Rodney Parade as it was at Gleneagles on Sunday evening but victory meant just as much for Newport Gwent Dragons as it did for the European Ryder Cup team.

MICHAEL PEARLMAN SAYS: Donaldson's story is straight out of the Disney playbook

6:58am Tuesday 30th September 2014

IF Disney hadn’t already have made The Rookie, a story about a sporting underdog who peaked with a glorious feat that will live in infamy, they’d probably be on the phone to Jamie Donaldson’s agent this morning.

MICHAEL PEARLMAN SAYS: Three years in and Edinburgh is creating a big legacy with Newport

South Wales Argus: FIXTURE FURY: County manager Justin Edinburgh

6:45am Tuesday 30th September 2014

WIN, lose or draw at Oxford on Saturday, it’ll still be a red letter day for Newport County AFC boss Justin Edinburgh.

Draw made for Ben Francis Cup

12:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE DRAW has been made for the Ben Francis Cup, which has been re-launched after a three-year absence.

Yakubu admits goal against old boys Wimbledon was a complete fluke

South Wales Argus: Newport County versus Wimbledon AFCTHAT'S A HANDY START  County's Ismail Yakubu puts the team one up (10834610)

11:12pm Monday 29th September 2014

ISMAIL Yakubu today reveals the truth behind his goal against former club AFC Wimbledon... it was a total fluke.

Donaldson savours 'incredible' week

South Wales Argus: Europe's Jamie Donaldson celebrates after winning the 40th Ryder Cup at Gleneagles Golf Course, Perthshire. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday September 28, 2014. Photo credit should read: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Use subject

2:52pm Monday 29th September 2014

Wales' Jamie Donaldson reflected on his "remarkable journey" after securing the winning point on his Ryder Cup debut at Gleneagles.

Cleverly and Bellew date confirmed as war of words continues

2:43pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE GRUDGE rematch between Tony Bellew and Cefn Fforest fighter Nathan Cleverly has been confirmed for November 22 at the Liverpool Echo Arena.

Former County man Evans could be in line for Wales call

South Wales Argus: Nathaniel Chalobah of England holds off Lee Evans of Wales during the 2015 UEFA Under 21 Championship Qualifying, Group One match at the Liberty Stadium, Swansea. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday May 19, 2014. See PA story SOCCER Wales U21. P

1:40pm Monday 29th September 2014

FORMER Newport County midfielder Lee Evans could be in line to make his senior international bow next month after Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey was ruled out of Wales’ Euro 2016 double-header.

Lyn Jones: Dragons on the up thanks to return of seasoned backs

South Wales Argus: Newport  Gwent Dragons v Benetton Rugby Treviso.  Pictured is Newport Gwent Dragons Player No 11 Hallam Amos scoring the opening try. (10842243)

9:04am Monday 29th September 2014

DIRECTOR of rugby Lyn Jones hailed the return of his experienced campaigners after Newport Gwent Dragons enjoyed their first Guinness Pro12 win of the season.

Edinburgh hits out at poor attendance and lines up another Swansea loan

South Wales Argus: Justin Edinburgh the head coach / manager of Newport County (10589337)

6:08am Monday 29th September 2014

NEWPORT County boss Justin Edinburgh is urging supporters to get behind the club after admitting his dissatisfaction with Saturday’s attendance for the thumping of Wimbledon.

Dragons 33 Treviso 15

South Wales Argus: Newport  Gwent Dragons v Benetton Rugby Treviso.  Pictured is Newport Gwent Dragons Player No 11 Hallam Amos scoring his second try. (10842251)

6:06pm Sunday 28th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons ended a two-year wait for a four-try bonus point in the Guinness Pro12 with a comprehensive win against Treviso at Rodney Parade.

Welshman Jamie Donaldson hits winning shot in 2014 Ryder Cup

South Wales Argus:

5:32pm Sunday 28th September 2014

WELSHMAN Jamie Donaldson hit the winning shot as Europe won the 40th Ryder Cup after being given an early scare at Gleneagles.

Silver for Wales' Elinor Barker on final day in Manchester

South Wales Argus:

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.

Ebbw Vale 22 Newport 25: Black and Ambers dig deep for derby win

South Wales Argus: Ebbw Vale RFC v Newport RFC.  Pictured  is Newport player Barney Nightingale stopping an Ebbw Vale attack. (10838422)

4:23pm Sunday 28th September 2014

NEWPORT head coach Sven Cronk was full of praise for the character shown by his charges after they sneaked a precious Principality Premiership derby win at Ebbw Vale.

Dragons v Treviso

South Wales Argus:

3:16pm Sunday 28th September 2014

UPDATES from Rodney Parade as Newport Gwent Dragons host Treviso in the Guinness Pro12.

County finally find clinical touch to match their improved form

South Wales Argus: Newport County versus Wimbledon AFC
CELEBRATION  County's Ismail Yakubu puts the team one up (10834608)

3:05pm Sunday 28th September 2014

IF this was set to be a game decided by clinical finishing, you wouldn’t have bet on Newport County AFC.

Young wing's wonder try sparks great fightback – Cardiff 24 Cross Keys 30

1:29pm Sunday 28th September 2014

CROSS Keys pride themselves on giving youth a chance and it was an 18-year-old on his debut who helped them pull off a stunning win over Cardiff.

Aaron Ramsey injury worry for Wales

South Wales Argus: WALES WORRY: Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey suffered a hamstring injury on Saturday

11:04am Sunday 28th September 2014

ARSENAL midfielder Aaron Ramsey faces a race against time to be fit for Wales’ Euro 2016 qualifiers against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Cyprus.

Bradley Pryce beaten in title challenge

South Wales Argus: GOING FOR GLORY: Bradley Pryce

12:04am Sunday 28th September 2014

NEWBRIDGE boxer Bradley Pryce was edged out 96-95 on points as he challenged Lee Markham for his British Masters Gold super-middleweight title at London's York Hall on Saturday night.

Bronze medals for Rachel James and Jon Mould

South Wales Argus: DISAPPOINTED: Rachel James, Becky's older sister, missed out on a medal in Glasgow

11:47pm Saturday 27th September 2014

ABERGAVENNY’S Rachel James won her third medal of the week on day four of the British Cycling National Track Championships in Manchester, while Newport’s Jon Mould also made the podium.

Dragons to face Bucharest in Europe

South Wales Argus:

9:25pm Saturday 27th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons will face Bucharest in the European Rugby Challenge Cup after the Romanians edged past Calvisano in a qualifier.

Ex-Dragon Will Harries scores on Ealing bow

South Wales Argus: Dragons departures for Will Harries and Adam Hughes

7:06pm Saturday 27th September 2014

FORMER Newport Gwent Dragons wing Will Harries scored a try on his debut for Ealing Tralifinders this afternoon.

Newport edge tense derby while Keys win in the capital

5:43pm Saturday 27th September 2014

NEWPORT got their Principality Premiership campaign up and running with a tense 25-22 victory at Ebbw Vale this afternoon while Cross Keys recorded a superb win in Cardiff.

County smash Wimbledon

5:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

NEWPORT County AFC powered to their biggest home win since the opening day of last term as they trounced AFC Wimbledon 4-1.

Bradley Pryce still eyeing title glory

South Wales Argus:

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.

Dragons tighthead Dan Way keen to catch the eye ahead of Brok Harris' autumn arrival

South Wales Argus: FIRST START: Prop Dan Way is looking to impress in the Dragons front row against Treviso

10:12am Saturday 27th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons tighthead Dan Way is desperate to grasp his chance to impress ahead of the arrival of South African prop Brok Harris.

MIKE FLYNN SAYS: Youngsters prove we're on the right track

South Wales Argus: IN CONTROL: Youth team graduate Aaron Collins in action during his debut for Newport County tonight

THE progress of Regan Poole, Aaron Collins and Tom Owen-Evans is great news for everyone at the club and shows we're safeguarding the future of Newport County AFC

Lee Minshull aims to punish his former club

South Wales Argus:

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.

Kingsley Jones: Win can ignite Dragons' campaign

South Wales Argus: WELCOME RETURN: Lee Byrne is back to boost the Dragons against Treviso

9:17am Saturday 27th September 2014

HEAD coach Kingsley Jones is confident that a win against Treviso tomorrow afternoon will spark Newport Gwent Dragons' Guinness Pro12 campaign into life.

Championship preview: Pooler bid to stretch their home winning streak

South Wales Argus: SPREADING PLAY: Newbridge fly-half Kieron Meek on the attack against Glynneath last weekend (Picture: JASON CLARK)

8:33am Saturday 27th September 2014

PONTYPOOL will attempt to keep the heat on the Swalec Championship pacesetters when they host Narberth this afternoon.

Principality Premiership preview: Ebbw Vale set for long-awaited bruising derby against Newport

7:47am Saturday 27th September 2014

EBBW Vale's four-year wait for a Principality Premiership derby at Eugene Cross Park ends this afternoon when Newport head to Eugene Cross Park.

Gold number two for Abergavenny's Rachel James

South Wales Argus: 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

South Wales Argus:

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.

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

South Wales Argus:

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.

Wales hit by Ken Owens injury blow

South Wales Argus:

12:34pm Friday 26th September 2014

SCARLETS hooker Ken Owens faces a 12-week layoff because of a neck injury – ruling him out of Wales’ autumn internationals.

Experienced trio pass fitness tests to make Dragons return against Treviso

South Wales Argus:

12:10pm Friday 26th September 2014

NEWPORT Gwent Dragons are boosted by the return of three experienced backs for their crunch Guinness Pro12 clash with Treviso on Sunday.

Ebbw aiming to fly out of the blocks against Newport

South Wales Argus: BIG THREAT: Ronny Kynes has made a habit of powering over from strong Ebbw Vale driving lineouts

10:10am Friday 26th September 2014

EBBW Vale are looking to start their derby against Newport with a bang as they bid to maintain their dream return to the Principality Premiership.







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