The top scorer table in this seasons Lloyds TSB Six Nations championship is once again dominated by kickers. Currently top is Gerald Merercon. He now has 64 points after notching another seven against Scotland last week.
England's hero Jonny Wilkinson is the man on the move, his 30 points against Wales has seen him leap-frog Irish kicker David Humphreys, who now has 56 points following four successful penalties in the 32-17 victory over Italy.
The back spasm that kept Stephen Jones's out of last weekends Six Nations clash with England, has meant the Llanelli star has fallen further behind in the race to be this seasons top scorer. He remains on 47 points, and lies in fourth place- just one point ahead of Scottish marksman Brendan Laney. Italy's Argentinean born Diego Dominguez bagged two conversions in the defeat to Ireland He has now scored 950 International points from 71 games- 28 in this season's championship.
Top scorers after round 4
64 Gerald Merceron (France)
62 Jonny Wilkinson (England)
56 David Humphreys (Ireland)
47 Stephen Jones (Wales)
46 Brenden Laney (Scotland)
28 Diego Dominguez (Italy)
Wales and Ospreys back row James King, who came through the North Wales age grade system, nominated North Wales Regional Community Rugby Manager Marc Roberts, in the WRU's 'Diolch' initiative where squad players thanked those who played a part in their rise to the top.
Beating Merthyr has boosted Carmarthen Quins hopes of reaching a top eight spot in the Principality Premiership. Quins captain Haydn Pugh is delighted with his team's progress and is determined that everyone from the Under 6s through to the senior team, enjoys the ride.
When the Wales squad were asked to nominate individuals who played a big part in their early playing days, Wales and Dragons full back and wing Hallam Amos thought of his former Monmouth School rugby coach John Bevan.
Sam Cross and Luke Treharne have been named as co-captains of the Wales Sevens side as head coach Gareth Williams names his 12-man squad to play in the first leg of the HSBC World Series in Dubai next weekend.
Bedwas head coach Steve Law and players Nicky Griffiths and Alun Rees extol the virtues of the close knit club as they prepare to host third place RGC 1404 - who are one place head of them on the Principality Premiership points table - on Saturday.
Many of the Wales squad have said Diolch (thank you) to someone who played an important part in their early playing days by nominating them to be invited to the Wales v South Africa match. One person, Gowerton Comprehensive geography teacher Mr Dean Mason was nominated by two of his former pupils, Dan Biggar and Sam Davies.
The second WRU disability rugby pilot has been delivered, this time in Caerphilly schools, culminating in a festival at the Caerphilly Centre of Sporting Excellence, Ystrad Mynach tomorrow. Plans are in place to set up a Disability Rugby Club in Newbridge to provide long-term playing opportunities.
WRU TV: Hear from inside the Wales camp as Neil Jenkins discusses this weekend's clash with South Africa and how the squad are looking to put in a strong performance to round of the 2016 Under Armour Series