The player in question was Cory Billen a registered player with Brecon RFC who had not been granted a permit to play in the fixture.
The panel met with representatives of Ebbw Vale RFC and considered evidence from both Clubs and the Union's records.
The Panel upheld Brecon RFC's complaint and determined under Rule 16 that Ebbw Vale RFC should be disqualified from the Competition. Glamorgan Wanderers RFC will take Ebbw Vale RFC's place in the 4th Round and play away to Carmarthen Athletic RFC on Saturday 22nd January 2005.
The Wales Women's team headed to Dare Valley Country Park on a team bonding exercise as the entire squad got together for the very first time in preparation for this season's Six Nations championship which kicks off on Saturday with a clash against defending champions Ireland, in Donnybrook.
Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland discusses his team selection for the opening round of the RBS 6 Nations where he leads his side against Ireland, on Sunday. As WRU TV's Luke Brodley discovers, Gatland is fully aware of the challenges the defending champions pose
WRUTV caught up with Wales Women captain Rachel Taylor at the RBS 6 Nations launch and how a good crowd really helps boost the girls performance. Tickets for all three Women's home games at The Gnoll, Neath are available from www.wru.wales/tickets