Below are the results of the WRU Disciplinary Panel held at the Millennium Stadium on 27 November 2012.
Kieran White (Whitland) v Ebbw Vale - red card (lifting a player off the ground and dropping or driving that player into the ground - law 10.4.J). Four (4) week suspension. Kieran White may resume playing on 25th December 2012 (personal hearing).
Richard John Weldon Hughes (Pwllheli) v Caernarfon - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Five (5) week suspension. Richard John Weldon Hughes may resume playing on 2nd January 2013.
N Kelly (St Peter's RFC) v Cardiff Quins - red card (acts contrary to good sportsmanship (physical abuse of Match officials) - Law 10.4.M/S). Twenty Four (24) week suspension. N Kelly may resume playing on 15th May 2013.
Ed Ongley (Ynysddu) v Blaina - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Two (2) week suspension. Ed Ongley may resume playing on 12th December 2012.
Jaen Botes (Dunvant) v Penclawdd - red card (stamping - Law 10.4.B). Seven (7) week suspension (5 weeks for the offence plus 2 weeks for directing a rude hand gesture at the referee). Jaen Botes may resume playing on 16th January 2013.
The Welsh Rugby Union has awarded a unique 'President's Cap' to a specific group of players who represented their country between 1945 and 1979, but missed out on international recognition at the time.
Prabhat Mathema, the WRU's National Medical Manager explains the four part Pitchside Suspected Concussion Assessment process the IRB has devised that is being implemented throughout the Dove Men Series and in the LV= Cup this season, which includes the provision for a five minute temporary substitution to allow an assessment to take place.
The dates and kick-off times for Wales Women's three home matches against Italy, France and Scotland in the 2014 Six Nations have been confirmed with all three taking place at Aberavon's Talbot Athletic Ground.
Defending champions Ospreys struggled to secure victory against the Scarlets while the Blues overcame the Dragons in the opening round of the WRU Women's Regional Championship held at Llandarcy on Sunday.