The IRB World Sevens Series moves on in rounds 8 and 9 to Singapore(20th/21st April) and Malaysia (27th/28th April) before the tournament arrives in Great Britain, for the Emirates Airline London and Cardiff 7s in May and June.
There are five new additions to the Wales squad, captained by Gareth Williams, who flew in to Singapore today.
Rhys Jones, the Newport No 8 has represented Wales at U18, U19 and U21. Dan Gravell, the Llanelli hooker featured in the Welsh Crawshays Thailand 7s.
Joining Rhys and Dan are Neil McKim,Anthony Rees and Dafydd Lewis. Neil who plays on the wing for Ebbw Vale, has made appearances for Wales Schools and Wales Youth U18 and U19. He was a member of the FIRA squad and played in the recent U21 internationals. Anthony, who also plays on the wing, comes for Dunvant RFC. Dafydd (London Wasps)has played at outside half for Wales U18, U19 and U21.
Gareth Gravell (Newport)
Gareth Williams (Llanelli)(Captain)
Rhys Jones (Newport)
Michael Phillips (Llanelli)
Gareth Swales (Swansea)
Neil McKim (Ebbw Vale)
Anthony Rees (Dunvant)
Dafydd Lewis (London Wasps)
Nick Wakley (Cardiff/Rumney)
Craig Richards (Neath/Whitland)
Daniel Gravell (Llanelli)
Liam Roberts (Cardiff)
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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