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Principality Premiership
SWALEC Championship
SWALEC Division 1

Principality Premiership 2017/18

Overview
Teams will start the final phase with a number of points depending on first phase placing:
  • 8 points to the group winners
  • 7 points to the 2nd
  • 6 points to the 3rd
  • 5 points to the 4th
  • 4 points to the 5th
  • 3 points to the 6th
  • 2 points to the 7th
  • 1 points to the 8th


Next fixtures
First phase
27/10/2017Cardiff Rugby - Newport
28/10/2017Bedwas - Pontypridd
28/10/2017Bridgend Ravens - Aberavon
28/10/2017Carmarthen Quins - Llanelli
28/10/2017Cross Keys - Merthyr
28/10/2017Ebbw Vale - Bargoed
28/10/2017RGC 1404 - Llandovery
28/10/2017Swansea - Neath

Fixtures
27/10/2017 - First phase
Cardiff Rugby - Newport
28/10/2017 - First phase
Bedwas - Pontypridd
Bridgend Ravens - Aberavon
Carmarthen Quins - Llanelli
Cross Keys - Merthyr
Ebbw Vale - Bargoed
RGC 1404 - Llandovery
Swansea - Neath
04/11/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - Swansea
Bargoed - Cross Keys
Carmarthen Quins - Neath
Llandovery - Bridgend Ravens
Llanelli - RGC 1404
Merthyr - Cardiff Rugby
Newport - Bedwas
Pontypridd - Ebbw Vale
10/11/2017 - First phase
Cardiff Rugby - Bargoed
Ebbw Vale - Cross Keys
11/11/2017 - First phase
Bedwas - Merthyr
Bridgend Ravens - Swansea
Carmarthen Quins - Aberavon
Llandovery - Llanelli
Pontypridd - Newport
RGC 1404 - Neath
17/11/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - RGC 1404
Cross Keys - Cardiff Rugby
Neath - Llandovery
Swansea - Carmarthen Quins
18/11/2017 - First phase
Bargoed - Bedwas
Llanelli - Bridgend Ravens
Merthyr - Pontypridd
Newport - Ebbw Vale
24/11/2017 - First phase
Bridgend Ravens - Carmarthen Quins
Llanelli - Neath
25/11/2017 - First phase
Bedwas - Cross Keys
Ebbw Vale - Cardiff Rugby
Llandovery - Aberavon
Newport - Merthyr
Pontypridd - Bargoed
RGC 1404 - Swansea
01/12/2017 - First phase
Bargoed - Newport
Cardiff Rugby - Bedwas
Carmarthen Quins - RGC 1404
Neath - Bridgend Ravens
02/12/2017 - First phase
Cross Keys - Pontypridd
Merthyr - Merthyr
Merthyr - Ebbw Vale
Swansea - Llandovery
03/12/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - Llanelli
23/12/2017 - First phase
Bridgend Ravens - RGC 1404
Ebbw Vale - Bedwas
Llandovery - Carmarthen Quins
Merthyr - Bargoed
Newport - Cross Keys
Pontypridd - Cardiff Rugby
Swansea - Llanelli
26/12/2017 - First phase
Neath - Aberavon
30/12/2017 - Final phase
Carmarthen Quins - Swansea
Ebbw Vale - Llanelli
Llandovery - Aberavon
Merthyr - Cross Keys
Neath - Bargoed
Newport - Cardiff Rugby
Pontypridd - Bedwas
RGC 1404 - Bridgend Ravens
03/02/2018 - Final phase
Bedwas - Merthyr
Bridgend Ravens - Cardiff Rugby
Carmarthen Quins - Aberavon
Llandovery - RGC 1404
Neath - Cross Keys
Newport - Ebbw Vale
Pontypridd - Llanelli
Swansea - Bargoed
10/02/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - Swansea
Bargoed - Llandovery
Bedwas - Newport
Cardiff Rugby - Merthyr
Cross Keys - Bridgend Ravens
Ebbw Vale - Pontypridd
Llanelli - Carmarthen Quins
RGC 1404 - Neath
17/02/2018 - Final phase
Bargoed - Aberavon
Bridgend Ravens - Ebbw Vale
Llandovery - Cardiff Rugby
Merthyr - Pontypridd
Neath - Bedwas
Newport - Llanelli
RGC 1404 - Carmarthen Quins
Swansea - Cross Keys
24/02/2018 - Final phase
Bedwas - Bridgend Ravens
Cardiff Rugby - Neath
Carmarthen Quins - Bargoed
Cross Keys - Llandovery
Ebbw Vale - Merthyr
Llanelli - Aberavon
Newport - Pontypridd
RGC 1404 - Swansea
10/03/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - RGC 1404
Bedwas - Llandovery
Cardiff Rugby - Swansea
Cross Keys - Carmarthen Quins
Ebbw Vale - Neath
Llanelli - Bargoed
Merthyr - Newport
Pontypridd - Bridgend Ravens
17/03/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - Cross Keys
Bargoed - RGC 1404
Bridgend Ravens - Newport
Carmarthen Quins - Cardiff Rugby
Llandovery - Ebbw Vale
Merthyr - Llanelli
Neath - Pontypridd
Swansea - Bedwas
24/03/2018 - Final phase
Bedwas - Carmarthen Quins
Cardiff Rugby - Aberavon
Cross Keys - Bargoed
Ebbw Vale - Swansea
Llanelli - RGC 1404
Merthyr - Bridgend Ravens
Newport - Neath
Pontypridd - Llandovery
30/03/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - Bedwas
Bargoed - Cardiff Rugby
Carmarthen Quins - Ebbw Vale
Llandovery - Newport
Llanelli - Bridgend Ravens
Neath - Merthyr
RGC 1404 - Cross Keys
Swansea - Pontypridd
02/04/2018 - Final phase
Bedwas - Bargoed
Bridgend Ravens - Neath
Cardiff Rugby - RGC 1404
Cross Keys - Llanelli
Ebbw Vale - Aberavon
Merthyr - Llandovery
Newport - Swansea
Pontypridd - Carmarthen Quins
07/04/2018 - Final phase
Bedwas - Cardiff Rugby
Bridgend Ravens - Carmarthen Quins
Cross Keys - Ebbw Vale
Llandovery - Llanelli
Merthyr - Aberavon
Newport - Bargoed
Pontypridd - RGC 1404
Swansea - Neath
14/04/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - Pontypridd
Bargoed - Ebbw Vale
Carmarthen Quins - Newport
Cross Keys - Cardiff Rugby
Llandovery - Bridgend Ravens
Llanelli - Neath
RGC 1404 - Bedwas
Swansea - Merthyr
21/04/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - Newport
Bargoed - Pontypridd
Bedwas - Cross Keys
Bridgend Ravens - Swansea
Cardiff Rugby - Llanelli
Ebbw Vale - RGC 1404
Merthyr - Carmarthen Quins
Neath - Llandovery
05/05/2018 - Final phase
Bridgend Ravens - Bargoed
Ebbw Vale - Bedwas
Llandovery - Carmarthen Quins
Llanelli - Swansea
Neath - Aberavon
Newport - Cross Keys
Pontypridd - Cardiff Rugby
RGC 1404 - Merthyr
12/05/2018 - Final phase
Aberavon - Bridgend Ravens
Bargoed - Merthyr
Cardiff Rugby - Ebbw Vale
Carmarthen Quins - Neath
Cross Keys - Pontypridd
Llanelli - Bedwas
RGC 1404 - Newport
Swansea - Llandovery

First phase
West
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Llandovery257502173987541
2RGC 14042375111581411710
3Llanelli2274031781453351
4Aberavon1974032001782230
5Carmarthen Quins177403130126401
6Bridgend Ravens117205134179-4512
7Neath97205147200-5310
8Swansea87115124177-5302
Next fixtures
First phase
28/10/2017Bridgend Ravens - Aberavon
28/10/2017Carmarthen Quins - Llanelli
28/10/2017RGC 1404 - Llandovery
28/10/2017Swansea - Neath

AberavonBridgend
Ravens
Carmarthen
Quins
LlandoveryLlanelliNeathRGC
1404
Swansea
Aberavon-40-1512-2820-1903/12/201741-2017/11/201704/11/2017
Bridgend
Ravens
28/10/2017-24/11/201713-3127-1828-2023/12/201711/11/2017
Carmarthen
Quins
11/11/201730-28-26-1228/10/201704/11/201701/12/201710-6
Llandovery25/11/201704/11/201723/12/2017-11/11/201729-1531-1032-9
Llanelli36-2218/11/201724-85-19-24/11/201704/11/201733-27
Neath26/12/201701/12/201718-1517/11/201717-40-18-3139-16
RGC
1404
32-2418-1726-1328/10/201725-2211/11/2017-25/11/2017
Swansea28-4122-617/11/201702/12/201723/12/201728/10/201716-16-

East
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Bedwas30760123610113551
2Pontypridd2575022141536141
3Merthyr2274032222031951
4Cardiff Rugby1974031831661721
5Newport157304150202-5230
6Bargoed127205139193-5422
7Cross Keys107205140192-5211
8Ebbw Vale97205122196-7401
Next fixtures
First phase
27/10/2017Cardiff Rugby - Newport
28/10/2017Bedwas - Pontypridd
28/10/2017Cross Keys - Merthyr
28/10/2017Ebbw Vale - Bargoed

BargoedBedwasCardiff
Rugby
Cross
Keys
Ebbw
Vale
MerthyrNewportPontypridd
Bargoed-18/11/201717-2104/11/201720-2418-4501/12/201710-29
Bedwas37-5-18-825/11/201754-511/11/201729-728/10/2017
Cardiff
Rugby
10/11/201701/12/2017-46-1925-3024-1727/10/201728-46
Cross
Keys
23-3425-2217/11/2017-20-1228/10/201712-2102/12/2017
Ebbw
Vale
28/10/201723/12/201725/11/201710/11/2017-20-3325-276-17
Merthyr23/12/201724-3704/11/201731-2902/12/2017- / 02/12/201743-3318/11/2017
Newport14-3504/11/201719-3123/12/201718/11/201725/11/2017-29-27
Pontypridd25/11/201727-3923/12/201726-1204/11/201742-2911/11/2017-

Final phase
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDL
1Aberavon00000League victory
2Bargoed00000
3Bedwas00000
4Bridgend Ravens00000
5Cardiff Rugby00000
6Carmarthen Quins00000
7Cross Keys00000
8Ebbw Vale00000
9Llandovery00000
10Llanelli00000
11Merthyr00000
12Neath00000
13Newport00000
14Pontypridd00000
15RGC 140400000
16Swansea00000
Next fixtures
Final phase
30/12/2017Carmarthen Quins - Swansea
30/12/2017Ebbw Vale - Llanelli
30/12/2017Llandovery - Aberavon
30/12/2017Merthyr - Cross Keys
30/12/2017Neath - Bargoed
30/12/2017Newport - Cardiff Rugby
30/12/2017Pontypridd - Bedwas
30/12/2017RGC 1404 - Bridgend Ravens

AberavonBargoedBedwasBridgend
Ravens
Cardiff
Rugby
Carmarthen
Quins
Cross
Keys
Ebbw
Vale
LlandoveryLlanelliMerthyrNeathNewportPontypriddRGC
1404
Swansea
Aberavon-30/03/201812/05/201817/03/201821/04/201814/04/201810/03/201810/02/2018
Bargoed17/02/2018-30/03/201814/04/201810/02/201812/05/201821/04/201817/03/2018
Bedwas02/04/2018-24/02/201807/04/201824/03/201821/04/201810/03/201803/02/201810/02/2018
Bridgend
Ravens
05/05/2018-03/02/201807/04/201817/02/201802/04/201817/03/201821/04/2018
Cardiff
Rugby
24/03/2018-12/05/201821/04/201810/02/201824/02/201802/04/201810/03/2018
Carmarthen
Quins
03/02/201824/02/201817/03/2018-30/03/201812/05/201814/04/201830/12/2017
Cross
Keys
24/03/201810/02/201814/04/201810/03/2018-07/04/201824/02/201802/04/201812/05/2018
Ebbw
Vale
02/04/201805/05/2018-30/12/201724/02/201810/03/201810/02/201821/04/201824/03/2018
Llandovery30/12/201714/04/201817/02/201805/05/201817/03/2018-07/04/201830/03/201803/02/2018
Llanelli24/02/201810/03/201812/05/201830/03/201810/02/2018-14/04/201824/03/201805/05/2018
Merthyr07/04/201824/03/201821/04/201830/12/201702/04/201817/03/2018-10/03/201817/02/2018
Neath05/05/201830/12/201717/02/201803/02/201821/04/201830/03/2018-17/03/2018
Newport07/04/201830/12/201705/05/201803/02/201817/02/201824/03/2018-24/02/201802/04/2018
Pontypridd30/12/201710/03/201805/05/201802/04/201824/03/201803/02/2018-07/04/2018
RGC
1404
14/04/201830/12/201717/02/201830/03/201805/05/201810/02/201812/05/2018-24/02/2018
Swansea03/02/201817/03/201817/02/201812/05/201814/04/201807/04/201830/03/2018-

Matches schedule
07/10/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - Neath41-20
Bargoed - Merthyr18-45
Bedwas - Ebbw Vale54-5
Cardiff Rugby - Pontypridd28-46
Carmarthen Quins - Llandovery26-12
Cross Keys - Newport12-21
Llanelli - Swansea33-27
RGC 1404 - Bridgend Ravens18-17
01/10/2017 - First phase
Newport - Bargoed14-35
30/09/2017 - First phase
Bedwas - Cardiff Rugby18-8
Bridgend Ravens - Neath28-20
Ebbw Vale - Merthyr20-33
Llandovery - Swansea32-9
Llanelli - Aberavon36-22
Pontypridd - Cross Keys26-12
RGC 1404 - Carmarthen Quins26-13
23/09/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - Llandovery20-19
Bargoed - Pontypridd10-29
Cardiff Rugby - Ebbw Vale25-30
Carmarthen Quins - Bridgend Ravens30-28
Cross Keys - Bedwas25-22
Merthyr - Newport43-33
Neath - Llanelli17-40
Swansea - RGC 140416-16
16/09/2017 - First phase
Bedwas - Bargoed37-5
Bridgend Ravens - Llanelli27-18
Cardiff Rugby - Cross Keys46-19
Carmarthen Quins - Swansea10-6
Ebbw Vale - Newport25-27
Llandovery - Neath29-15
Pontypridd - Merthyr42-29
RGC 1404 - Aberavon32-24
09/09/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - Carmarthen Quins12-28
Bargoed - Cardiff Rugby17-21
Cross Keys - Ebbw Vale20-12
Llanelli - Llandovery5-19
Merthyr - Bedwas24-37
Neath - RGC 140418-31
Swansea - Bridgend Ravens22-6
08/09/2017 - First phase
Newport - Pontypridd29-27
02/09/2017 - First phase
Bedwas - Newport29-7
Bridgend Ravens - Llandovery13-31
Cardiff Rugby - Merthyr24-17
Cross Keys - Bargoed23-34
Neath - Carmarthen Quins18-15
RGC 1404 - Llanelli25-22
Swansea - Aberavon28-41
01/09/2017 - First phase
Ebbw Vale - Pontypridd6-17
27/08/2017 - First phase
Newport - Cardiff Rugby19-31
26/08/2017 - First phase
Aberavon - Bridgend Ravens40-15
Bargoed - Ebbw Vale20-24
Llandovery - RGC 140431-10
Llanelli - Carmarthen Quins24-8
Merthyr - Cross Keys31-29
Neath - Swansea39-16
Pontypridd - Bedwas27-39