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Rugby Special


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The Middlesex Sevens and The Welsh Challenge Cup Final Newport v Swansea
Introduced by NIGEL STARMER-SMITH The last programme of the series combines the festival atmosphere of England's premier sevens tournament with the excitement of the Welsh Cup Final.
At Twickenham, guest sides BATH and HAWICK join 14 finalists - including last year's winners, Richmond - striving for the Russell Cargill Trophy.
In Wales, Newport, out to win the cup for the second year in succession, meet Swansea, whose place in the final is a just reward for the splendid rugby they are currently playing.
Commentator at Twickenham
Commentator at the National Stadium DAVID PARRY JONES
Director at Twickenham HUW JONES Director in Newport ONLLWYN BRACE Series producer BILL TAYLOR


Introduced By: Nigel Starmer-Smith
Producer: Bill Taylor

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