WRU National Cup: Newport and Merthyr reach final

Justin James scores for Merthyr
Justin James scored in the 71st minutes to claim victory for the Ironmen

Newport and Merthyr have booked their places in Welsh Rugby Union's National Cup final.

Newport beat Llandovery 16-12 at Aberavon's Talbot Athletic ground in the earlier kick off.

Full-back Geraint O'Driscoll's try sealed their win, with Matt O'Brien having a good afternoon with the boot.

Justin James got the only try of the game at Pandy Park, Cross Keys, as Merthyr were 10-6 winners over Ebbw Vale.

The final will be played at the Principality Stadium on 29 April.

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