A rallying call for Welsh rugby to work together to build on the success of the past year and take on the challenges ahead has been delivered by the WRU Group Chief Executive Roger Lewis at the union’s Annual General Meeting.
The WRU Group has renegotiated its current partnership with food services provider Compass Group UK & Ireland to produce a new 15-year deal which will significantly increase revenue for the Millennium Stadium, and therefore rugby in Wales.
It’s tight at the top of the Principality Premiership with Swansea, Aberavon and Neath filling the highest positions thanks to their unbeaten start so far this season.
The Welsh Rugby Union and the four professional regions have signed a new participation agreement – ending more than a year of bitter rows.
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Defending champions Blackwood crossed the line half a dozen times in their 45 – 7 demolition of Tredegar on Saturday.
Following on from the opening Saturday’s visit of Neath, Bedwas once again welcome visitors from West Wales, this time in the shape of Llanelli.
The Welsh Rugby Union group has announced an after tax profit of £1 million for the last financial year.
Cardiff Blues captain Paul Tito reckons Wales can beat New Zealand for the first time in 56 years this autumn
Wales open their campaign on November 7 with a mouth-watering clash against the All Blacks at the Millennium Stadium.
Michael Owen is ready to come back from eight months of injury to try and force his way back into the Wales team.
The fixture list for this season’s Principality Premiership has been announced.
Bedwas will play host Neath while Cross Keys will visit Llanelli on August 29.