Results of the WRU Disciplinary Panel held on Tuesday 11th May 2010, are as follows:
Dylan Jones (Pantyffynnon) v Llangadog - red card (head butting an opponent). Four (4) weeks suspension. Mr Jones may resume playing on the 9th August 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
Christian Grinter (Cilfynydd and Glyncoch) v Dinas Powys - red card (acts contrary to good sportsmanship). Six (6) weeks suspension. Mr Grinter may resume playing on the 23rd August 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
K Worsfold (Amman United) v Hendy - red card (punching). Five (5) weeks suspension. Mr Worsfold may resume playing on the 16th August 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
Paul Niblett (Rumney) v UWIC - red card (fighting). Five (5) weeks suspension. Mr Niblett may resume playing on the 16th August 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
David Berry (Maesteg Harlequins) v Briton Ferry - red card (swinging arm). Five (5) weeks suspension. Mr Berry may only resume playing on the 16th August 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
J Williams (Cwmbran) v Pill Harriers - red card (acts contrary to good sportsmanship). Twelve (12) weeks suspension. Mr Williams may resume playing on the 4th October 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
Aaron Pinchers (Llanharan) v Caerphilly - red card (dangerous tackle). Six (6) weeks suspension. Mr Pinchers may resume playing on the 23rd August 2010, after taking the annual close season into consideration.
Martin Padgett (Blaina) v Fleur de Lys - red card (late tackle). The sending off/red card was deemed sufficient and no further action is warranted but the red card will remain on the player's record.
Lee Johns (Blaina) v Fleur de Lys - red card (punching). Two (2) weeks suspension. Mr Johns may resume playing on the 26th May 2010
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.