Wales' top jewellers Palterman and Thomas have cleaned the elegant Prince William Cup - inspired by the landscapes of South Africa and Wales - before it's presented to the winner of this Saturday's clash.
Mari Thomas, from Llanelli, and Nicola Palterman, from Neath won the commission to create the cup in November 2007.
Tickets for Saturday's clash between Wales and South Africa will be on sale on matchday from the WRU Store and Ticketline on Westgate Street from 9am priced from £20 per person for a family ticket and singles at £25, £40, £50, £65.
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.
The WRU has launched a campaign to create a long term legacy for Welsh club rugby by highlighting the advantages of volunteering. Rhian Edwards, a volunteer at Seven Sisters, has enjoyed many benefits of her volunteering at a grassroots rugby club including being part of the Rugby World Cup volunteer workforce after being nominated by the WRU - and the WRU is asking for more people to develop their 'Welsh rugby roots'.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland and captain Sam Warburton say their first prioirty on Sunday in the opening game of the World Cup is to win against Uruguay and not get overly concerned with points difference.
With only days to go until the biggest rugby competition in the world begins, rugby fans visiting Cardiff this autumn will be able to enjoy a special display at National Museum Cardiff as part of the celebrations surrounding the Rugby World Cup.