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Sport in Wales

Wales is part of the United Kingdom, though it has a unique history and sporting culture, and plays many sports in international competitions as a team from Wales, though at the Olympic Games athletes from Wales represent Great Britain. The England cricket team represents England and Wales in international cricket (and so did Scotland until 1992).

The sport of Cnapan is a type of Celtic Medieval Football. Cnapan was part of the codified football games first developed by Public Schools which led to the development of Association Football and Rugby.

Below are details of sports, sporting events and sports people related to Scotland. See also about sport in the UK, and the individual pages for England, Scotland, Northern Ireland.

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Popular Sports of Wales

Regional or Traditional Sports of Wales

Wales Sporting Successes

Great athletes from Wales

Wales Sports trivia

Wales at major events

Past sporting events events hosted in Wales

Upcoming sporting events in Wales

Annual sporting events held in Wales

Sporting Facilities in Wales


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