Tries from Andrian Owen, Mark Anderson, Merion Thomas and Scott Davies saw Mountain Ash claim a bonus point in their 22-5 win over Ynysybwl. The win gives Mountain Ash a welcome five points going into the New Year.
John Tremura and Gavin Close grabbed two tries each to help Rhydyfelin on their way to a 43-15 victory over bottom-side Treherbert.
Rhydyfelin ran in seven tries in total to heap more misery on Treherbert who have now lost ten games out of ten in the league this season.
Croesyceiliog beat Nelson 13-7 in the game of the day in Division Three East. Tries from Scott and Hicks saw the home side leapfrog their visitors into second position in the table.
Pill Harriers came out 26-14 winners against mid-table rivals Gwernyfed, tries from Richard Tuck, Craig Lloyd and Matt Williams set the home side on their way, but it was eleven points from the boot of Rowlands that put daylight between the two sides.
Pontypool United gained a comfortable 16-5 win over Cwmbran to end their year on a high, and leave themselves well positioned in the chasing pack.
Llantwit Fardre made it nine wins out of nine with a 13-0 win away at Brecon, and remain top of Division Three South-East.
Treorchy also remain unbeaten after their 27-10 win against St Peters, but closed the gap on the leaders after tries from Andrew Malin, Craig Payne, Gareth Beer and Peter Hutchins, ensured a bonus point.
Jamie Cavell grabbed two tries as Fairwater beat Nantymoel 41-6 and Llanishen kept up their pressure on the leaders with a six try-haul as they smashed Penarth 39-12.
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.