RUGBY UNION: Bargoed and Cross Keys have made it through to the quarter-finals of the WRU National Cup after stunning wins from each team on Saturday, January 27. After beating Rhydyfelin 40-0,…
Bottom side Bargoed gave top of the league Merthyr an almighty scare with a battling performance at the Wern.
Caerphilly completed a well-orchestrated win at Caldicot in the National League Division 2 East last weekend running in three tries at Longfellow Road. Despite the snow-covered valleys and freezing conditions, the pitch was in excellent condition – although maybe a little too soft as the Caerphilly backs struggled to get grip.
A disappointing second-half performance saw Bargoed replace Cross Keys at the bottom of the Principality Premiership East table as they slipped to another defeat.
Ebbw Vale moved off the bottom of the Premiership East division with a close-fought victory over Bargoed.