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LV=Cup: Newport-Gwent Dragons hammer London Welsh
Newport-Gwent Dragons finished their LV=Cup campaign with a thumping 42-14 victory at London Welsh.
Welsh led 9-6 at half-time but the Dragons ran in three late tries as they finished on a high.
Neither side had any chance of advancing to the semi-finals, with the Dragons having lost two of their three pool matches, whilst Welsh had lost all three.
The match was played in front of a crowd of just 500, one of the lowest in the competition's history.
Steffan Jones, the Dragons fly-half, at least had a match to remember, booting 27 points for his team, the first six in a desperately disappointing first half which saw the hosts turn around 9-6 up.
The Dragons made a bright start to the second half and were level within three minutes of the restart when Jones kicked his third penalty.
Gavin Henson came on after 51 minutes, and almost immediately Welsh scored the first try of the game, Ed Williamson driving over from a five-metre line-out.
Jones replied with three more penalties in quick succession to leave the visitors 18-14 ahead with 15 minutes remaining.
And the Dragons then went through the gears, Hallam Amos skilfully avoiding a weak tackle from Joe Ajuwa for a try which was converted by Jones.
Ieuan Jones and Jevon Groves added late gloss for the Dragons with tries, both converted by Jones who finished it with a last-minute penalty.
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|Saturday 31st January|
|14:40||Harlequins vs Bath|
|15:00||Scarlets vs London Irish|
|15:00||Wasps vs Cardiff Blues|
|15:00||Leicester vs Northampton|
|15:00||Newport Gwent D'gons vs Exeter|
|15:00||Gloucester vs Ospreys|
|15:00||Newcastle vs Sale|
|15:00||London Welsh vs Saracens|
|Saturday 7th February|
|15:00||Gloucester vs Harlequins|
|15:00||Newport Gwent D'gons vs London Welsh|
|15:00||Bath vs Ospreys|
|15:00||Sale vs Scarlets|
|15:00||Northampton vs Wasps|
|15:00||London Irish vs Newcastle|
|15:00||Saracens vs Exeter|
|15:00||Cardiff Blues vs Leicester|
|Friday 14th November|
|Ospreys 35 - 51 Dragons|
|Cardiff Blues 19 - 13 Scarlets|
|Sunday 9th November|
|Leicester 29 - 13 Sale Sharks|
|London Welsh 9 - 18 Gloucester|
|Wasps 43 - 22 London Irish|
|Saturday 8th November|
|Exeter 18 - 6 Bath|
|Friday 7th November|
|Newcastle 21 - 22 Cardiff Blues|
|Harlequins 31 - 21 Newport Gwent D'gons|
|Ospreys 9 - 21 Saracens|
|Scarlets 7 - 24 Northampton|
|Sunday 2nd November|
|Saracens 25 - 20 Harlequins|
|Saturday 1st November|
|Northampton 37 - 23 Newcastle|
|London Irish 16 - 17 Leicester|
|Bath 47 - 7 London Welsh|
|Exeter 28 - 27 Gloucester|
|Sale Sharks 32 - 29 Wasps|
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