WALES v LEBANON PREVIEW:
IT was only the sinbinning of Ireland?s Matt Clarke that gave Scotland an extra man and the winning try in a well-matched encounter in Brisbane.
AUSTRALIA cruised through to the semi-finals of the Student Rugby League World Cup after beating Wales 74-6 on Sunday in Brisbane.
WALES 25 IRELAND 10
WALES 18 PACIFIC ISLANDS 74
WALES face an uphill battle to qualify for the Student Rugby League World Cup semi-finals following Australia's 32-14 win over New Zealand at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane on Wednesday.
WHILE the Rugby Union Lions are attempting to save face in New Zealand, at the same time across the Tasman Sea in Brisbane, Wales' Student Rugby League side open their World Cup account against the Kiwis.
WALES will be looking to bounce back from their crushing defeat against New Zealand when they face Scotland on Wednesday morning in the second match of their Student Rugby League World Cup campaign.
BRIDGEND BLUE BULLS 42 TORFAEN TIGERS 10
Bridgend Blue Bulls, Newport Titans and Aberavon Fighting Irish all remain in the top three of the Total Rl.com Rugby League Conference Premier Wales after winning home matches on Saturday.
WALES successfully opened their defence of the Parkhouse Recruitment Conference Home Nations Championship at the Brewery Field on Sunday after beating Scotland 70-8 in front of a crowd of over 700.