Sep 22 2018 23 CLUB NEWSLETTER No 2

Sep 22 2018 23 Club NEWSLETTER No 2

 

1)      TWO WINNERS OF THE FIRST/LAST TRY COMPETITION

The second round of the competition – Llandovery v Llanelli – saw two winners. The first try by wing Richard Williams (No 14) got Derek Jones £50 and with penalty tries not counting, the last try was accredited to full back Gavin Thomas (No 15), earning  Davd Boorer £50.

 

2)      LLANELLI GAME BUFFET

An excellent pre -match buffet and free bar (wines and beer) was served 1 30 pm -2 30 pm for members plus one guest. Venue was the Red Room and members attended the post-match presentation to first and last try scorer winners when the relevant players  – Richard Williams and Gavin Thomas – handed out the  two cash prizes of £50.

 

The next buffet will be prior to the home game against the Quins on April 20, 2019 at a new timing  of 1 00 pm – 2 30 pm

 

3)      INTERNATIONAL TICKETS

Members are again reminded that orders are now being for two free tickets for the Autumn internationals. Orders for any one of the four games should be placed asap with Gina at the clubhouse (01550 721110) or by email to droversrfc@gmail.com

NB There has been a strong demand for the Wales v Australia game and anyone hoping to get to this game should get in touch with Gina immediately.

 

WALES V SCOTLAND Sat 3 November 2018, 14:45 ; WALES V AUSTRALIA Sat 10 November 2018, 17:20 ; 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.

 

5)      ODDS

Members may be interested to know that bookmakers Paddy Power andBetfair are making betting markets on games in the Principality Premiership. In the outright market Llandovery are quoted at 5/1 to win the Premiership after opening at 22/1.

For details and free bets visit:-www.paddypower.com/no-deposit/join-now‎ and www.betfair.com/Join-Now

 

6)      LIST OF MEMBERS (and their numbers) WITH MONEY WON SO FAR

 

1 HUW S THOMAS 2 ROB SALT 3 DOUG DAVIES 4 ALUN THOMAS 5 ROBIN BARLOW (£100) 6 GARETH JONES 7 HOWARD POTTER 8 TONY WILLIAMS 9 MICKY GOUGH

10 EIRIAN DAVIES 11 PAUL ADAMS 12 NIGEL CLARKE 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

 

HUW S THOMAS 22/09/2018

TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19