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Former Nuns player Craig Dutton came back to haunt them with a try for Burton on 48 minutes, but a try from full-back George Adams put Nuns back in command at 22-8.
Kristian Phillips runs in to score a try for the Ospreys
Spencer Bassett added a try for Dunvant and Sweeney contributed another conversion and penalty to send Ponty home with the points.
But Cantoni had already completed his hat-trick then added a fourth try for a 38-point lead before a belated rally.
Fly-half Vile converted the second before Brown and Best added two more tries and Bristol lead 29-12 at the break with a converted try for Bedford's Paul Sackey in reply.
And when Hull scored their sixth try soon after, Lions hit back again with Ben Nuttall's try for 47-15 on the hour.
Pontypool Utd beat Brynmawr 26-5 as fly-half Morgan West booted 16 points and tries came from Julian Chick and Nick Parkes against a solitary Matthew Bow try for the losers.
Darren Buck grabbed a try for the home side, which Carl Richards converted, but those Saunders scores, and five points from the boot of Matthew Entwhistle, saw the visitors home 15-7.
Carter scored his second try for Cinderford just before the break to leave the half-time score 27-20 to the visitors.
Eventually, wing Steve Barnard wriggled over for his first try for Rhymney that Lee Williams converted but the Illtydians were left to cheer a valuable win.