Wales' festive sporting photos

Richie Burnett goes out of the World Darts Championship at the Alexandra Palace, beaten 4-1 by England's Andy Hamilton
Richie Burnett goes out of the World Darts Championship at the Alexandra Palace, beaten 4-1 by England's Andy Hamilton
Cardiff Blues' Sam Warburton helps to bring down Scarlet Jonathan Davies in the Pro 12 at Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Blues' Sam Warburton helps to bring down Scarlet Jonathan Davies in the Pro12 at Cardiff Arms Park
Jason Tovey comes under pressure from Jonathan Davies
Jason Tovey comes under pressure from Jonathan Davies
There is no better luck for Mark Webster (left), who bows out of Alexandra Palace after losing 4-2 to Colin Lloyd in the second round of the World Darts Championship
There is no better luck for Mark Webster (left), who bows out of Alexandra Palace after losing 4-2 to Colin Lloyd in the second round of the World Darts Championship
Scarlets' Tavis Knoyle is tackled by Cardiff Blues' Taufa'ao Filise
Scarlets' Tavis Knoyle is tackled by Cardiff Blues' Taufa'ao Filise as the visitors win 9-6
Craig Bellamy puts Cardiff City ahead in their Championship game at Leicester City
Craig Bellamy puts Cardiff City ahead in their Championship game at Leicester City
Leicester City's David Nugent (left) and Cardiff City's Mark Hudson battle for the ball
Leicester City's David Nugent (left) and Cardiff City's Mark Hudson battle for the ball
Craig Bellamy and Cardiff team-mate Andrew Taylor celebrate during the 1-0 win at Leicester
Craig Bellamy and Cardiff team-mate Andrew Taylor celebrate during the 1-0 win at Leicester
West Ham United's Welsh defender James Collins takes the aerial route as he challenges Everton's Nigerian striker Victor Anichebe in the Premier League
West Ham United's Welsh defender James Collins takes the aerial route as he challenges Everton's Nigerian striker Victor Anichebe in the Premier League. The Hammers lost 2-1
At the Liberty Stadium, Patrice Evra is congratulated by Robin van Persie after giving Manchester United a 16th minute lead against Swansea City.
At the Liberty Stadium, Patrice Evra is congratulated by Robin van Persie after giving Manchester United a 16th minute lead against Swansea City.
But the Swans draw level 13 minutes later when Michu scores his 13th goal of the season.
But the Swans draw level 13 minutes later when Michu scores his 13th goal of the season.
Manchester United substitute Ryan Giggs attempts to evade the tackle of Swansea City’s Nathan Dyer in a game which ended 1-1 at the Liberty Stadium.
Manchester United substitute Ryan Giggs attempts to evade the tackle of Swansea City’s Nathan Dyer in a game which ended 1-1 at the Liberty Stadium.
Eifion Lewis-Roberts looks on as fellow Welshman Nick Macleod kicks a penalty during Sale Sharks’ Premiership game at London Wasps.
Eifion Lewis-Roberts looks on as fellow Welshman Nick Macleod kicks a penalty during Sale Sharks’ Premiership game at London Wasps.
Toby Faletau
Wales number eight Toby Faletau produces a man of the match performance in the Newport Gwent Dragons 12-10 defeat to the Cardiff Blues in the Pro12
Rhys Patchell
Teenage fly-half Rhys Patchell kicks all his side's points in the Cardiff Blues victory 12-10 victory over the Newport Gwent Dragons in the Pro12
Michu organises Swansea City's defence during the 0-0 draw at Reading on Boxing Day. He later limped off with a leg injury
Michu organises Swansea City's defence during the 0-0 draw at Reading on Boxing Day. He later limped off with a leg injury
Craig Noone celebrates after his equalising goal brings Cardiff back to 1-1 against Crystal Palace
Craig Noone celebrates after his equalising goal brings Cardiff back to 1-1 against Crystal Palace
Aron Gunnarsson completes the Cardiff comeback as he heads home City's winner to seal a 2-1 result against Palace
Aron Gunnarsson completes the Cardiff comeback as he heads home City's winner to seal a 2-1 result against Palace
Richard Hibbard of Ospreys is tackled by Aled Thomas of Scarlets in the Boxing Day west Wales Pro12 derby at the Liberty Stadium
Richard Hibbard of Ospreys is tackled by Aled Thomas of Scarlets in the Boxing Day west Wales Pro12 derby at the Liberty Stadium
Prop Adam Jones (centre) makes his first start for two months after injury and he is part of a dominant Ospreys scrum that earns a penalty try against Scarlets
Prop Adam Jones (centre) makes his first start for two months after injury and he is part of a dominant Ospreys scrum that earns a penalty try against Scarlets
Wales wing Gareth Bale celebrates his hat-trick for Tottenham Hotspur in their Barclays Premier League win over Aston Villa
Wales wing Gareth Bale celebrates his hat-trick for Tottenham Hotspur in their Barclays Premier League win over Aston Villa
Referee Nigel Owens awards Ospreys a penalty try and sends off two Scarlets players as the Ospreys win 32-3
Referee Nigel Owens awards Ospreys a penalty try and sends off two Scarlets players as the Ospreys win 32-3
Fulham v Swansea City
Millwall's Adam Smith takes a tumble after tangling with Craig Conway in Cardiff City's 1-0 win at the Cardiff City Stadium
Striker Rudy Gestede
Striker Rudy Gestede celebrates after he scores the winner in Cardiff City's 1-0 home win over Millwall.
Danny Graham Swansea City
Striker Danny Graham proves their is life without Michu as he scores in Swansea City's 2-1 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage.
Jonathan De Guzman
Jonathan De Guzman celebrates scoring Swansea City's second goal in their 2-1 defeat over Fulham with Nathan Dyer.
Eli Walker goes over for the Ospreys
Eli Walker goes over for the Ospreys' opening score against Newport Gwent Dragons in the Pro12 at Rodney Parade
Tom Prydie strikes for the Dragons
Tom Prydie strikes back for the hosts with a penalty
Ashley Beck (right) celebrates his winning try
Ashley Beck (right) celebrates his winning try in the Ospreys' 14-3 win with fly-half Dan Biggar
Craig Bellamy congratulates Joe Mason, who scores Cardiff's opener in the Championship at Birmingham
Craig Bellamy congratulates Joe Mason, who scores Cardiff's opener in the Championship at Birmingham
Don Cowie is a picture of concentration for Cardiff
Don Cowie is a picture of concentration for Cardiff
Morgaro Gomis of Birmingham tackles Craig Noone
Morgaro Gomis of Birmingham tackles Craig Noone, but Cardiff go on to negotiate a 1-0 win
Wayne Routledge steers the ball past Brad Guzan to give Swansea City the lead again Aston Villa at the Liberty Stadium.
Wayne Routledge steers the ball past Brad Guzan to give Swansea City the lead again Aston Villa at the Liberty Stadium.
Danny Graham celebrates scoring a stoppage time equaliser for Swansea City in the 2-all draw against Aston Villa
Danny Graham celebrates scoring a stoppage time equaliser for Swansea City in the 2-all draw against Aston Villa
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