The Millennium Stadium and Cardiff Blues are on track to smash the current Welsh record of 27,114 for a home Heineken Cup match when the Blues play Toulouse at the Stadium on Saturday (3.30pm).
More than 29,000 tickets have already been sold ahead of this weekend's Heineken Cup quarter-final clash with triple champions Toulouse and tickets will be available on match day from the marquee in front of Gate 3 of the Millennium Stadium.
It was the Blues who set the 27,114 mark in their Round 2 meeting with Gloucester Rugby at the home of Welsh Rugby earlier this season.
More than 91,000 tickets have already been sold ahead of this weekend's Heineken Cup quarter-finals.
Thomond Park - where reigning champions Munster take on the Ospreys - is already a 26,000 sell-out, tickets sold for the Walkers Stadium showdown between two former Heineken Cup winners, Leicester Tigers and Bath Rugby, have topped the 24,000 mark while Harlequins are just a couple of hundred short of meeting the Twickenham Stoop capacity of 12,638 for the visit of Leinster on Sunday.
The Webb Ellis Cup visited Lampeter on Monday to recognise the fact that the town is celebrating a major milestone as it is believed the first ever game of rugby played in Wales, was in fact played in Lampeter 150 years ago.
Cardiff Blues U18 Girls will go into Sunday's Gemau Cymru with an extra spring in their step after Welsh internationals Elinor Snowsill and Philippa Tuttiett offered some last minute tips at a training session earlier this week.
Rob Howley and Josh Lewsey addressed more than 250 community club coaches and referees at the first WRU National Community Conference on the weekend. The volunteers benefitted from coaching masterclasses and workshops in a bid to connect all levels of the rugby pathway in Wales.
UEFA has today confirmed the Football Association of Wales (FAW) has been successful in its bid for the Millennium Stadium to host the 2017 UEFA Champions League Final on Saturday 3rd June, 2017 (kick-off: 19.45hrs GMT).
The winners of a filmmaking competition organised by the education charity Into Film and the WRU enjoyed a behind the scenes tour of the Millennium Stadium - and a chance to be photographed with the WRU's fire-breathing, rugby loving mascot, Scorch The Dragon, and Welsh international, Jake Ball.