Glamorgan Wanderers travel to the Gnoll for the second time in a month on Saturday
"We expect a backlash after putting them out of the cup but we need our heads to rule our hearts and blank out all the off the field nonsense," commented coach Richard Hodges on the challenge ahead.
"Currently top of the Principality Premiership, Neath will be concentrating on winning back the league title now after their exit from the cup."
The Wanderers will be looking to bounce back after the home defeat to Cross Keys with Dan Fish, Josh Navidi and Ieuan Davies involved with the Wales Under 20s Hodges shuffles his squad again.
Owen Marshall starts at 15 and Harry Trelawny returns as captain at scrum half in a back division that shows two changes from the side that beat Neath. In the pack a late decision will be made in the front row but Jim Richards returns at hooker on a ground that has many memories for him.
Lee Highgate, Ben Rose and Mazin Al-Azzawi continue in the back row and Mark O'Leary returns after intense physio treatment on his shoulder injury.
Glamorgan Wanderers 15. Owen Marshall 14. Steve Cullen 13. Simon Rosser 12. Charlie Johnson 11. Rory Budina 10. Scott Sneddon 9. Harry Trelawny; 1. Mark O'Leary 2. James Richards 3. Danny Douthwaite/ Ryan Beddows 4. Gareth Knight 5. John Barley 6. Lee Highgate 7. Ben Rose 8. Mazin Al-Azzawi
Replacements: 16. Ieuan Dobbs 17. Ryan Beddows / Danny Douthwaite 18. Richard Thomas 19. A.N.Other 20. Ross Wardle 22. Rhys Dyer 24. Ryan Healey
The Half a Game initiative is currently sweeping across Wales and proving a major success. The scheme aims to give every young player at least half a game every weekend. WRU TV recently visited a festival in Narberth where clubs have fully embraced the initiative.
Both Bargoed and Swansea were seeking their first win of the Principality Premiership season this afternoon. It proved a fruitful day for the hosts - not only did they win, but Bargoed claimed a try bonus point.
Cardiff managed to keep their unbeaten record at home intact, but only just as Bridgend made them work extremely hard before the Blue and Blacks secured a hard fought Principality Premiership win at the BT Sport Arms Park last night.
Former Wales back row Andy Powell gives a guided tour of The Wern, home of Merthyr RFC, who are determined to prove a lot of people wrong and make their mark in their first season in the Principality Premiership.
Wales Sevens head coach Gareth Williams looks back on the Rio Sevens success where he helped GB win silver. He believes the successful campaign is a huge boost to his Welsh squad as they prepare for another World Series, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers
British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland will be heading back home to take on the All Blacks next year where for him, success for 2017 is all about going to New Zealand and winning a Test Series.
Last week all roads led to Eugene Cross Park where defending champions Ebbw Vale hosted this season's launch of the Principality Premiership. WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie was there to capture the thoughts of Damien Hudd, captain of Ebbw Vale, and WRU Head of Performance, Geraint John.
Llandovery made it three in a row when they defeated Aberavon in the final of the National Foster's 7s at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday. On another eventful day of sevens, Newport claimed the Plate and the Dragons won the women's crown
Last week saw Cardiff welcome players from around the world for the 21st Golden Oldies Festival. The tournament features players over 35 years of age, and this year's event saw a select few represent the WRU in a 'friendly' against the Wooden Spoon.
Wales Under 18 captain Callum Bradbury is delighted to have seen his side claim a narrow 18-17 victory against a strong SA Schools 'A' side to end the three-match Under 19 International Series in South Africa on a high note.
The Wales U18 squad spent an emotional day in the drug-riddled townnship of Hout Bay. Hout Bay Warriors President Fred Johannes said the visit was 'the talk of the town' and will dream about the day everyday for the rest of his life.
RGC 1404's new head coach Mark Jones is hoping to build 'something special' in north Wales and is already looking forward to the development region participating in the Principality Premiership for the very first time.