1) TWO WINNERS OF THE FIRST/LAST TRY COMPETITION
The fifth round of the competition – Llandovery v Ebbw Vale – saw two winners. The first try after eight minutes by hooker Marc Jones (No 2) got Rob Salt £50 and the last and second try – late in the second half – was scored by centre Rhodri Jones (No 12). It earned Nigel Clarke £50.
The next round is at the Llandovery v Newport game on December 8, 2018
2) END OF SEASON 23 CLUB GALA DINNER
The provisional date for the all inclusive black tie dinner is Friday 10 May 2019.
Please mark it in your diary.
Euros Evans, Simon Davies and Gareth Potter will be guests and have agreed to do a 45 minute Questions and Answers session for 23 Club members and guests.
Non 23 Club members will be able to purchase tickets for the dinner at £50 a head (to include 3 course meal, all wines and beers)
3) INTERNATIONAL TICKETS
Most members have now taken advantage of the free international tickets but orders are still being taken for two tickets for the remaining Autumn internationals. Orders for any one of the two games should be placed asap with Gina at the clubhouse (01550 721110) or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
WALES V TONGA Sat 17 November 2018, 14:30 WALES V SOUTH AFRICA Sat 24 November 2018, 17:20
4) 10% DISCOUNT
West End Cafe continues to offer all 23 Club members a discount of 10% on food and beverage purchased at the cafe. Claim your 10% on production of your membership card.
Bookmakers gave Ebbw Vale a + 10 start on Friday night but the Drovers only won by won by 6 points to give members who had backed Llandovery on the handicap a fruitless night.
Bookmakers Paddy Power, Betfair Sportsbook, Skybet and Bet 365 are all now offering odds on Principality games.
6) LIST OF MEMBERS (and their numbers) WITH MONEY WON SO FAR AFTER FIVE ROUNDS
1 HUW S THOMAS 2 ROB SALT (£50) 3 DOUG DAVIES (£50) 4 ALUN THOMAS 5ROBIN BARLOW (£100) 6 GARETH JONES 7 HOWARD POTTER 8 TONY WILLIAMS 9 MICKY GOUGH 10 EIRIAN DAVIES 11 PAUL ADAMS (£100) 12 NIGEL CLARKE (£50)13 PHIL RATCLIFFE 14 DEREK JONES (£50) 15 DAVID BOORER (£50) 16 DAI THOMAS 17 MARK VINCE 18 JOHN DAVIES 19 JOHN HERRING 20 DAN JONES 21 ROB HUNT 22 MARTIN REES 23 ANTHONY MAYNARD (£50)