With just four full rounds left to play, Munster's 22-5 victory over fellow Irish rivals Leinster in front of a full house at Thomond Park Stadium on Saturday night, saw them pull 7 points clear of their opponents at the top of the Mangers League table.
Connacht's 39-17 five try victory over Newport Gwent Dragons was their first bonus point win in the Magners League since they defeated Glasgow Warriors at the Sportsground 26 May 2006. Connacht have picked up a try bonus point twice since then but on both occasions losing the game.
Glasgow Warriors' victory at Newport Gwent Dragons saw them post the biggest away score of the season to date, 38, whilst Thom Evans' two tries in the game put him clear at the top of the try scoring chart with eight.
Stephen Jones' 11 points for Scarlets on Saturday saw him become the sixth player break through the 500 Magners League career points barrier. Four more players are queuing up to join him before the end of the season.
For updated tables and the latest Specsavers Fairplay League see the attached PDF file.
WRU International Skills Coach Jason Strange is a busy man, combining the new role with that of Wales Under 20 attack coach, Ebbw Vale head coach and continuing to teach at Ebbw Fawr Learning Community.
Warren Gatland and Sam Warburton look ahead to this week's crunch RBS 6 Nations tie against France, where the Wales skipper in particular is keen to make his mark, as Paris has proved a bleak place for him in the past.
Following their historic win over England, Wales Under 20 suffered a narrow, 36-34 loss to their Scottish counterparts last weekend, despite outscoring them by five tries to three. Watch the match highlights and reaction.
WRU TV go behind the scenes with the Wales squad as they put the final touches in place ahead of the clash against Scotland at Murrayfield. Follow the squad on their captain's run, the kickers visit to Murrayfield and Neil Jenkins' press conference