Division 1 leaders Aberavon moved relentlessly on with a 67-3 win at Treorchy and ran in nine tries against the bottom club, including three by full back Ricky Price. Their nearest rivals, Pontypool, looked well clear at Carmarthen until scrum half Kevin Ellis was dismissed for stamping and Giles Thomas inspired a Quins comeback to win 31-29.
Bedwas raced ahead at Llanharan and just held off a home revival to win 30-22, while Tondu were in a similar position at Blackwood, until they conceded two late tries, yet still won 22-20.
Beddau had a rare win, beating out-of-form Glamorgan Wanderers by 24-16 and Bonymaen also fell badly, losing 20-5 at Parc Mawr against Whitland.
Two tries by wing Dan Gravelle gave Narberth a 16-11 victory over Cross Keys, while there was a splendid away win for Llandovery, by 55-18 at Newbridge in an 8-2 try-count and Tredegar won 24-13 at Riverside Park against Rumney.
Cwmavon fly half Liam Gadd set a club record in scoring 34 points in his side's Division 2 win by 54-37 at Abertillery Park as he added two tries to his 10 successful kicks of six conversions and four penalty goals.
Maesteg beat UWIC 33-10 in the match of the division as the Old Parish kept hold of third place in the table. Leaders Llangennech crushed Abercnon 53-6 with 47 points in the second spell including four tries by centre Mark Bowen with Mark Jones kicking six conversions and a penalty. Second-placed Carmarthen Athletic ran riot to beat Merthyr by 57-7 after leading 23-0 at the interval and scored seven tries in the process.
Penygraig and Ystrad Rhondda are still fighting out the leadership of 3 East after both won again, but Ystrad, though three points behind their opponents, scored 11 tries to Penygraig's five.
Ystrad pounded Abergavenny 64-0 with Anthony Jones grabbing a hat-trick, while Penygraig won 34-23 away to Bridgend Athletic with Adrian Lewis grabbing three tries.
Brecon kept their leadership of 4 East with a 35-12 win at Abercarn as Clarke Thomas goaled all five tries, while Gilfach Goch pulled off a surprise 25-9 win over Rhydyfelin with Ryan Jones almost going through the card with a conversion of a penalty try, five penalties and a drop goal.
In 6 East Bargoed won 45-10 over RTB and Fairwater beat Bedlinog 41-17 at the top of the table and
7 East saw Bettws flat out in beating Machen 39-12 with seven tries and Llandaff won 22-0 at Canton.
There was a shock for 3 est leaders Felinfoel, who fell 28-22 against Waunarlwydd. though they are still ahead of Cwmllynfell, who succeeded by 29-15 at Trimsaran.
Pontyberem gained an important win over Bryncoch by 17-10 in 4 West and that enabled Maesteg Quins to jump into second place after defeating Tumble by 56-33.
The 5 West leadership still stands with Llandeilo, though they lost 21-15 away to second-placed Hendy and in 6 West Cwmgors stay in front after a 44-31 win at Penygroes, while Pontyates stay ahead of Cefneithin in 7 West after both clubs won well.
Bala finished their season and celebrated taking the 6 North title after hammering Bangor 104-5, but in 5 North it is neck and neck between Nant Conwy and Llangefni, who beat Newtown and Caernarfon respectively.
Nantymoel's magnificent 18-month unbeaten league record fell by 14-10 at Taffs Well in 5 Central to the Williams family - though not the most famous local family of Bleddyn Williams and his brothers! This time it was Paul Williams (ex-Neath and Newbridge) and his son who played big parts. Worse news for Nantymoel was that Banwen lead the division after just beating Nantyffyllon by 25-21.
Abercwmboi became the first South Wales club to clinch a title after smashing Briton Ferry by 47-5 in 6 Central and Aberdare had a good 25-3 success against Alltwen.
In 7 Central, leaders Cwmgwrach were given a shock before beating Gwernyfed by only 8-3 and require just one more point to clinch that title.
The Half a Game initiative is currently sweeping across Wales and proving a major success. The scheme aims to give every young player at least half a game every weekend. WRU TV recently visited a festival in Narberth where clubs have fully embraced the initiative.
Both Bargoed and Swansea were seeking their first win of the Principality Premiership season this afternoon. It proved a fruitful day for the hosts - not only did they win, but Bargoed claimed a try bonus point.
Cardiff managed to keep their unbeaten record at home intact, but only just as Bridgend made them work extremely hard before the Blue and Blacks secured a hard fought Principality Premiership win at the BT Sport Arms Park last night.
Former Wales back row Andy Powell gives a guided tour of The Wern, home of Merthyr RFC, who are determined to prove a lot of people wrong and make their mark in their first season in the Principality Premiership.
Wales Sevens head coach Gareth Williams looks back on the Rio Sevens success where he helped GB win silver. He believes the successful campaign is a huge boost to his Welsh squad as they prepare for another World Series, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland will be heading back home to take on the All Blacks next year where for him, success for 2017 is all about going to New Zealand and winning a Test Series.
Last week all roads led to Eugene Cross Park where defending champions Ebbw Vale hosted this season's launch of the Principality Premiership. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie was there to capture the thoughts of Damien Hudd, captain of Ebbw Vale, and WRU Head of Performance, Geraint John.
Llandovery made it three in a row when they defeated Aberavon in the final of the National Foster's 7s at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday. On another eventful day of sevens, Newport claimed the Plate and the Dragons won the women's crown
Last week saw Cardiff welcome players from around the world for the 21st Golden Oldies Festival. The tournament features players over 35 years of age, and this year's event saw a select few represent the WRU in a 'friendly' against the Wooden Spoon.
Wales Under 18 captain Callum Bradbury is delighted to have seen his side claim a narrow 18-17 victory against a strong SA Schools 'A' side to end the three-match Under 19 International Series in South Africa on a high note.
The Wales U18 squad spent an emotional day in the drug-riddled townnship of Hout Bay. Hout Bay Warriors President Fred Johannes said the visit was 'the talk of the town' and will dream about the day everyday for the rest of his life.
RGC 1404's new head coach Mark Jones is hoping to build 'something special' in north Wales and is already looking forward to the development region participating in the Principality Premiership for the very first time.