Sport

Knock-out games confirmed as club season hots up

Final: Carmarthen Quins will be looking to pick up the first silverware of the season

THE WRU has confirmed a number of dates and times for their upcoming cup semi-final and final matches.

The first of those will see Carmarthen Quins take on Bedwas in the final of the Foster’s Challenge Cup next Saturday (Apr 1).

That match will be played at Bridgend Ford Brewery Field and is a chance for both teams to claim the first silverware of the season.

The National Bowl Semi Finals take place this Saturday (Mar 25), with Cardigan taking on Amman United at Lampeter, kicking off at 2:30pm.

The winner of that match will go on to the final at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Sunday, April 16, and face the winners of the other semi-final between Caerphilly and Cilfynydd.

Dates and times for the National Cup and National Plate finals have also been released and tickets for finals day on April 16, go on sale from Friday (Mar 24).

  • Foster’s Challenge Cup final confirmed for Saturday, April 1
  • Bedwas v Carmarthen Quins at Bridgend Ford Brewery Field (2.30pm). Tickets available on the gate £10 (£5 u16s)
  • WRU National Cup semi-finals Saturday, March 25
  • Pontypridd will play Cross Keys at Talbot Athletic Club, Aberavon at 2.30pm
  • RGC 1404 play Merthyr at Sardis Road at 5pm (televised live on S4C)
  • Tickets for the National Cup semi-finals will be £10 (£5 under 16s) and will be available on the gate.
  • WRU National Plate semi-finals Saturday, March 25, 2.30pm
  • Penallta v Nant Conwy at Newtown RFC
  • Abercarn v Ystalyfera at Llanharan RFC
  • WRU National Bowl semi-finals Saturday, March 25, 2.30pm
  • Caerphilly v Cilfynydd at Taffs Well RFC
  • Cardigan v Amman United at Lampeter Town RFC
  • Tickets for Plate and Bowl semi-finals £5 (£2 under 16s)
  • National Finals Day Sunday, April 16 – Principality Stadium
  • Bowl Final 1pm
  • Plate Final 3.15pm
  • Cup Final 5.35pm (all three live on S4C)

Tickets at £10 (U16s £5) will go on sale on Friday 24 March via www.wru.wales/ tickets

About the author

Jon Coles

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK