Below are the results of the WRU Disciplinary Panel held at the Millennium Stadium on 4 December 2012.
Gareth Scourfield (Pembroke Dock Harlequins) v Tenby United - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). No further action. Gareth Scourfield may resume playing. (personal hearing)
Jason Ronowitz (Tenby United) v Pembroke Dock Quins - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Five (5) week suspension. Jason Ronowitz may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Lewis Garrard (Blackwood Stars) v Old Penarthians - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Five (5) week suspension. Lewis Garrard may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Kareem Hassan (CIACs) v Whitehead - red card (tripping - Law 10.4.D and acts contrary to good sportsmanship - Law 10.4.M/S). Twelve (12) weeks. Kareem Hassan may resume playing on 27th February 2013.
Ricky Jones (Brynmawr) v Newport HSOB - red card (stamping - Law 10.4.B). Five (5) week suspension. Ricky Jones may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Ryan Williams (Abergavenny) v Croesyceiliog - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Seven (7) week suspension (five weeks for the offence plus two weeks for running in). Ryan Williams may resume playing on 23rd January 2013.
Mark Cox (Newbridge) v Bargoed - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Four (4) week suspension (two weeks for the offence plus two weeks for striking from behind). Mark Cox may resume playing on 2nd January 2013.
Michael Griffiths (Monmouth) v Cilfynydd - red card (kicking an opponent - Law 10.4.C). Eight (8) week suspension. Michael Griffiths may resume playing on 30th January 2013.
Christopher Davies (Abercynon) v Tylorstown - red card (receiving two yellow cards). Five (5) week suspension. Christopher Davies may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Ashley Lewis (Ystradgynlais) v Glais - red card (acts contrary to good sportsmanship - Law 10.4.M/S). Six (6) week suspension. Ashley Lewis may resume playing on 16th January 2013.
Ashley Randell (Bangor) v Porthmadog - red card (dangerous tackling - Law 10.4.E). Eight (8) week suspension. Ashley Randell may resume playing on 30th January 2013.
Cafan Humphreys (Porthmadog) v Bangor - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Five (5) week suspension. Cafan Humphreys may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Mark Wheldon (Cwmtwrch) v Crynant - red card (stamping - Law 10.4.B). Five (5) week suspension. Mark Wheldon may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Tom Watkins (Nantyglo) v Brynithel - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Five (5) week suspension. Tom Watkins may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Matthew Hopkins (Beaufort) v Crumlin - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Two (2) week suspension. Matthew Hopkins may resume playing on 19th December 2012.
Jack Dunning (Treorchy) v Tredegar - red card (striking an opponent - Law 10.4.A). Five (5) week suspension. Jack Dunning may resume playing on 9th January 2013.
Craig Smith (Llanrumney) v Sully Sports - red card (misconduct whilst the ball is out of play - Law 10.4.N). Four (4) week suspension (seven weeks for the offence LESS three weeks in view of the extreme provocation). Craig Smith may resume playing on 1st January 2013 (personal hearing).
Porthcawl recently received a WRU facilities grant and funding from Natwest RugbyForce in order to give their changing rooms a facelift. This came after receiving £10,000 in a WRU facilities grant last year to tarmac their car park. The improvements have already helped to make the club more accessible, not only for their own members and players but for the whole community.
The Welsh Rugby Union has launched a new, accredited Safeguarding and Protecting Children course - funded by the WRU and delivered in partnership with Sport Wales and the NSPCC - fo rugby club volunteers around Wales.
The SWALEC semi-final draws threw up some mouth-watering clashes in the Cup, Plate and Bowl as the 12 teams aim for the Millennium Stadium Finals Day. All the semi-finals are to be played on the weekend of April 12.
Welsh whistler Rhys Thomas continues to scale the heights of the game as he prepares to be an official in this weekend's Hong Kong Sevens tournament, undoubtedly the showpiece event on the World Series calendar.
Wales International Ian Evans and Wales and Lions legend Scott Quinnell swapped rugby balls for paint pots at Tonna during the RBS 6 Nations. They surprised club players with a special clubhouse makeover to launch NatWest RugbyForce 2014 - a programme developed in partnership with the WRU to make rugby clubs stronger businesses by improving and renovating their facilities with the support of volunteers and the local community.
Fresh from claiming the Bowl honours in Tokyo last Sunday, the Wales Sevens squad have settled into their routine as they prepare for this weekend's Hong Kong tournament where Iolo Evans is aiming high, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers.
The Welsh Rugby Union has recently teamed up with Prostate Cymru to help the charity launch its latest campaign to raise awareness of the disease. Members of the Wales squad helped produce a short video and promotional material for the campaign titled 'The Best Defence - is to know the FACTS'.
Defending champions Coleg Sir Gar reached their second consecutive Millennium Stadium final as they defeated Coleg Gwent in the WRU Wednesday Under 18 play-off. Watch highlights of their narrow 10-8 win here.
A special interview with Matthew Rees on his return to action in this week's Principality Welsh Rugby Union Podcast. We also speak to Scarlet Josh Turnbull, Wales Sevens coach Gareth Williams and Aberavon coach Jason Hyatt.
Newport Gwent Dragons boss Lyn Jones admits that the Ospreys are out in front as the nation's top dogs but he is determined to bridge that gap, starting this Sunday when the two sides meet at the Millennium Stadium.
One of the biggest events in the Welsh regional rugby calendar kicks off on Easter Sunday afternoon as 'Judgement Day II' sees the Cardiff Blues take on the Scarlets and Newport Gwent Dragons face the Ospreys.
Caernarfon travelled to play their penultimate Cup league encounter with 14 gallant ladies and nearly came up with the goods but injuries and the strengthening wind pegged them back and thwarted any revival with a 31-19 defeat against Pencoed.
The Welsh Colleges Women's Sevens team has continued its dominance at national level by claiming the British Colleges National Championships for the sixth consecutive season on the trot at Bath University.
It's crunch time for Carmarthen Quins and Llandovery as they chase a Principality Premiership play-off spot. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie chats to Quins Steff Thomas and Drovers' Chris Knight along with Bridgend's coach Ben Rose in this weeks edition.