Glasgow Warriors' Thom Evans, grabbed a brace of tries in the 34-20 victory over Scarlets at Firhill Arena, the second successive home game he has secured two tries having done the same against Ospreys on 12 September.
Ospreys winger Tommy Bowe touched down for a try in his first outing against his old team when Ospreys defeated Ulster 43-0 at Liberty Stadium on Saturday. James Hook's 18 point haul in the same game makes him the top Magners League points scorer this season.
Cardiff Blue's record breaking 58-0 victory over Connacht became their best ever home win; their 46-0 lead at half time was the biggest ever recorded in the Magners League, whilst the nine tries tallied equals the Magners League and their own Blues record for number of tries in a game.
Chris Paterson, presently the Magners League's best kicker, secured all of Edinburgh's points in the game against Newport Gwent Dragons at Rodney Parade.
Reigning Magners League champions Leinster's eight game home winning streak against fellow Irish Provinces came to a halt five years to the month of their last loss - also to Munster at Donnybrook in September 2003.
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.
The WRU has launched a campaign to create a long term legacy for Welsh club rugby by highlighting the advantages of volunteering. Rhian Edwards, a volunteer at Seven Sisters, has enjoyed many benefits of her volunteering at a grassroots rugby club including being part of the Rugby World Cup volunteer workforce after being nominated by the WRU - and the WRU is asking for more people to develop their 'Welsh rugby roots'.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland and captain Sam Warburton say their first prioirty on Sunday in the opening game of the World Cup is to win against Uruguay and not get overly concerned with points difference.
With only days to go until the biggest rugby competition in the world begins, rugby fans visiting Cardiff this autumn will be able to enjoy a special display at National Museum Cardiff as part of the celebrations surrounding the Rugby World Cup.