A round up of results from the East and West Divsions of the SWALEC League
Bargoed lept to the top of Division One East following a second successive bonus point victory over early leaders Llanharan.
Merthyr are level with Bargoed on points after they squeezed out the students of Uwic 37-34.
Blackwood moved up the table thanks to their 25-0 win at Newport Saracens while Newbridge also gained ground on the leaders after beating Beddau 27-19.
Caerphilly took maximum points with four tries in their 41-27 win over Rumney while Penallta beat local rivals Ystrad Rhondda 21-14. Ystrad remain bottom of the table.
Tonmawr romped to the day's biggest victory in Wales with a 78-7 win over hapless Carmarthen Athletic.
Wing Ryan Bayliss scored four in the 12-try rout though Tonmawr are still trailing the other Carmarthen club, Quins, who won the top of the table clash against Narberth 42-20 thanks to 22 points from full-back Gareth Cull.
Cwmllynfell beat Bonymaen 20-18 while Felinfoel also claimed a first win of the season, 13-5 against bottom side Dunvant.
Maesteg moved to fifth after beating Llangennech 24-14 and Whitland remained in touch with the leaders after a 14-10 success against Corus.
The WRU has teamed up with Crawshay's to tour Georgia in June. The side, which will be called the Crawshays WRU President's XV, will play Emerging Georgia twice, in a tour which supports the Welsh Government's efforts to grow relations between the two countries.
Wales Sevens are looking to re-group after a disappointing tournament last time out in South Africa. The next double leg in New Zealand and Las Vegas offers Gareth Williams a chance to redeem themselves.
Wales Women's head coach Rhys Edwards was at Llandovery to see the conclusion of an entertaining Women's Regional championship where any one of three teams were in contention for title glory on the last day of action.
Christmas has come early at Glynneath rugby club, one of a number around Wales who have received an array of merchandise and equipment this December courtesy of the Welsh Rugby Union's £750,000 participation points scheme.
The WRU have been delivering on the scheme - which gives individual clubs access to up to £5,000 worth of supplies and equipment each for the 2014/2015 season - over the last two weeks and today (Friday) were received by a special guest in Glynneath, club president and pitch marker Max Boyce.