Outside-half James Hook scored a splendid solo try and converted as well as converting tries by wings Richard Johnston and Aled Brew and slotting four penalties in a 23-point haul.
Newport kept in touch with a convincing 43-13 win over Carmarthen Quins. A brace of tries from centre Richard Payne sent the Black and Ambers on their way while Quins' centre Emyr Jones grabbed his 100th league try as a late consolation.
Caerphilly finally lost their fight to avoid relegation as they went down to 14-man Llandovery at Virginia Park despite visiting prop Andrew Jones getting his marching orders midway through the second half.
Gareth Thomas and Tom Hearne scored late on but it was not enough to save Caerphilly from the drop and a 41-24 loss with Gareth Morgan kicking seven goals for the Drovers.
Bridgend came from behind to beat Swansea 21-14 at St Helen's thanks to second-half tries by Brendan Roach and Ryan Howells after Rhodri Wells had put the All Whites ahead.
Wing Darren Berry helped himself to a hat-trick as Pontypridd staged a stunning turn around to smash Bedwas 71-5 just three days after losing to the same opposition.
Pontypridd's cup semi-final opponents Aberavon warmed up for next Saturday's clash with a surprisingly convincing 43-15 win over Cross Keys with influential No 8 Richard Morris going over for two of the six tries by the Wizards.
Ebbw Vale crossed Llanharan's line four times in their 31-12 success at Eugene Cross Park after the visitors had led at the interval.
Angus O'Brien has quickly settled into the Wales Sevens squad after solid performances in Hong Kong and Japan. With two rounds remaining in Glasgow and Twickenham on the World Series, WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie chats to the rising star.
Wales winger Luke Morgan has established himself as one of the deadliest finishers on the Sevens World Series. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie catches up with him on the eve of this weekend's round in Glasgow.
All roads lead to Cardiff on Sunday for the SSE SWALEC Finals Day at the Millennium Stadium. Cambrian Welfare tackle Ystradgynlais in the Bowl final, Ystrad Rhondda play Newcastle Emlyn in the Plate final while defending champions Pontypridd face Bridgend in the Cup final.
WRU Chief Executive Roger Lewis, Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism Ken Skates and WRU Chairman Gareth Davies earlier this week launched a new competition in conjunction with the WRU unveiling its archive room.
Welsh players and management joined Deputy Minister for Sport Ken Skates at the Pierhead Building, Cardiff Bay earlier this week to reveal the Union's pioneering school-club hub initiative has been so successful the project will now almost double the scale of the original project.
The Scarlets, Newport Gwent Dragons, Cardiff Blues and the Ospreys look ahead to Judgement Day III which sees the Blues take on the Ospreys (2.30) and the Dragons tackle the Scarlets (4.45pm) at the Millennium Stadium tomorrow afternoon.
Ystradgynlais and Ynysddu played out a titanic struggle at Taffs Well in the SSE SWALEC Bowl semi-final. At the end of the game neither team could be separated after a 15-15 stalemate but Ystradgynlais go through on try count.
Blues strike first in JD III battle - Newport Gwent Dragons lock Andrew Coombs, WRU referee Dylan Llyr Jones and Cardiff Blues hooker Matthew Rees decide dressing room allocations for Judgement Day III
Wales Under 18 captain Calum Haggett has received a conditional offer to read Biomedical Science at St Anne's College, Oxford. WRU chairman Gareth Davies went to meet Calum and Coleg y Cymoedd Principal Judith Evans to wish him luck in his exams and pass on some of his personal experience.