Late Tumble try secures derby victory at Ponty

A late try saw Tumble edge out Pontyberem 26-21 in a tight local derby at Pontyberem Park.

It was the home side who started strongly, with two tries from captain Adrian Williams giving them a 15-7 lead at half-time.

However three second half tries were enough for the visitors to bank a bonus-point win in muddy conditions in front of a large vocal crowd.

Pontyberem did get a losing bonus point, their next match is at home against St Clears RFC.
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Scarlets claim victory over Ospreys with injury time try

FOURTEEN-MAN Scarlets claimed the double over the their West Wales rivals Ospreys with an injury time try scored by Josh Macleod on boxing day.

The home side were in control in the first half but failed to capitalise with points, with Leigh Halfpenny missing three penalty kicks. Continued pressure resulted in wing Steff Evans scoring the opening try, with Halfpenny again off target with the boot.

However an aerial challenge by try-scorer Evans...

Scarlets defeat Ospreys in Welsh derby

Scarlets came from nine points down at half-time to defeat the Ospreys at the liberty stadium yesterday, 7 October.

The home side led 9-0 at the break but three second half tries for the reigning champions saw a comeback to edge the match by a point.

Despite Dan Biggar's perfect 6 from 6 from the tee, it was only enough for a losing bonus point meaning a record fifth consecutive week leaving them bottom of the conference.

Meanwhile for the visitors, they top their conference with...