Rugby Union Information

WRU Challenge Cup

WRU Challenge Cup


A Brief History Of WRU Challenge Cup

The WRU Challenge Cup (currently known as the SWALEC Cup due to sponsorship) is Wales' premier knockout rugby union competition.
Started in 1972 it involves all welsh rugby teams with the final played at the Millenium Stadium
Previous Winners Of WRU Challenge Cup

Year
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980
1979
1978
1977
1976
1975
1974
1973
1972
Venue
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Millenium Stadium
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Cardiff Arms Park
Winners
Llanelli 208 Carmarthen Quins
Neath 2721 Llanelli
Neath 2822 Pontypridd
Llandovery 20-18 Cardiff
Pontypridd 26-25 Neath
Llanelli 25-24 Pontypridd
Neath 36-13 Caerphilly
Llanelli 32-9 Newport
Pontypridd 20-17 Llanelli
Newport 13-8 Neath
Llanelli 22-12 Swansea
Swansea 37-10 Llanelli
Llanelli 19-12 Ebbw Vale
Cardiff 33-26 Swansea
Pontypridd 29-22 Neath
Swansea 17-12 Pontypridd
Cardiff 15-8 Llanelli
Llanelli 21-18 Neath
Llanelli 16-7 Swansea
Llanelli 24-9 Pontypool
Neath 16-10 Brigend
Neath 14-13 Llanelli
Llanelli 28-13 Neath
Cardiff 16-15 Swansea (after extra time)
Cardiff 28-21 Newport
Llanelli 15-14 Cardiff
Cardiff 24-19 Neath
Pontypool 18-6 Swansea
Cardiff 12-12 Brigend (Cardiff won on try count)
Cardiff 14-6 Brigend
Brigend 15-9 Swansea
Brigend 18-12 Pontypridd
Swansea 13-9 Newport
Newport 16-15 Cardiff
Llanelli 16-4 Swansea
Llanelli 15-6 Aberavon
Llanelli 12-10 Aberavon
Llanelli 30-7 Cardiff
Neath 15-9 Llanelli