SCORES/SCORERS FROM THE PRINCIPALITY CUP QUARTER-FINALS.
Friday, March 29.
CARDIFF 20 NEWPORT 14
Cardiff - Tries: J. Robinson, R. Howley. Cons: I. Harris 2. Pens: I. Harris 2.
Newport - Try: J. Forster. Pens: S. Howarth 3.
Saturday, March 30.
PONTYPOOL 22 EBBW VALE 27
Pontypool - Try: S. Lawrence. Con: B. Hayward. Pens: B. Hayward 5.
Ebbw Vale - Tries: I. Thomas, P. Matthews. Con: G. Cull. Pens: G. Cull 5.
LLANELLI 46 BRIDGEND 24
Llanelli - Tries: Ian Boobyer 2, G. Evans, M. Jones, G. Bowen. Cons: S. Jones 3. Pens: S. Jones 5.
Bridgend - Tries: A. Durston, A. Havili. Con: C. Warlow. Pens: C. Warlow 4.
PONTYPRIDD 46 CAERPHILLY 31
Pontypridd - Tries: S. Parker 2, P. John, G. Jones, N. Simpson. Cons: B. Davey 2, C. Sweeney. Pens: B. Davey 5.
Caerphilly - Tries: A. Williams 2, Roddy Boobyer, T. Taufahema. Cons: L. Richards 4. Pen: L. Richards.
(matches to be played at the Millennium Stadium on April 13)
CARDIFF vs PONTYPRIDD
EBBW VALE vs LLANELLI
Nearly 40 players were involved in the first Wales Under 18 training session of the season. WRU National Performance Manager Gethin Watts is excited at the potential shown by the group and expects the Regional Under 18 Championship to hone their skills even further.
The WRU officially unveiled the new pitch today in time for Wales to take on Australia in the first of the Dove Men Series autumn international matches this Saturday. Head Groundsman Lee Evans and colleague Craig Campbell reflect on the 15-week project and look ahead to a pitch perfect future at Millennium Stadium.