In the SWALEC Championship, an inspired comeback from Llanharan saw their season end on a high after beating Bridgend Athletic at home, 43-33.
Athletic started well, scoring three tries in the opening 40 minutes of play. Steven Lewis contributed a 13-point haul through the game. This was followed with Paul Jones and Shaun Derrick crossing the whitewash and they led 28-12 at half time.
But Llanharan clawed their way back in superb fashion. Their outside-half Harley Thomson was crowned man of the match, scoring 23 points, which included two tries.
With two games to go on their fixture list, champions Ebbw Vale secured their 23rd win of the season after a comfortable 45-28 victory at Narberth.
Bargoed sealed second place after a 43-12 win at bottom side Whitland. Darren Humphreys scored three tries for a Bargoed side that can mathematically finish the season with triple figure points.
Neil Burnett's 21 points helped Newbridge climb to fifth place after their narrow 26-24 victory over Blackwood whilst the kicking prowess of Clayton Gullis made all the difference for Pontypool after they beat high-flying Tata Steel 15-14.
Cardiff Met are now tied points with Tata in fourth place after they beat Bonymaen away 17-13. Beddau secured a bonus point victory over strugglers Glamorgan Wanderers with the result ending 33-17.
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.
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.