There are two million reasons to be cheerful about Welsh rugby and we explain why in the Welsh Rugby Union Podcast this week.
That is the scale of the profit from the Grand Slam winning season, but we also hear how time is running out for clubs to get their share of a million pound windfall to help improve facilities and equipment and welcome Pontypool back into the big time of the Principality Premiership.
We also hear the stories from six of the other clubs in the Premiership with plenty more in next week's Welsh Rugby Union Podcast
As the countdown continues for RWC2015, Tournament Chief Executive Debbie Jevans visited the Millennium Stadium to discuss preparations for the eight matches and reveal the positive news that 100,000 tickets for games at the home of Welsh rugby have sold in the last seven days.
Jason Harries is targeting a first win on the World Series circuit this season with Wales. The series returns to action this weekend in Dubai where Harries is part of a team hoping to build from its efforts in round one in October.
Wales skipper Jevon Groves says his side have addressed a few points from Gold Coast and aim to 'hit the ground running' in the next two rounds of the World Series, kicking off with this weekend in Dubai before heading off to South Africa next week.
Wales Sevens manager Steff Thomas is hopeful his side can build from a quarter-final spot in the opening round of the World Series in Australia when his side take part in the forthcoming double header in Dubai and South Africa.