Toulouse v Cardiff Blues - What a night!
Dan Pearce | 23 October
What a night! Cardiff Blues in yet another famous European win, this time over Toulouse at the Stade Ernest-Wallon. It may have been in the Challenge Cup, Europe's second tier, and it may only have been by two points, but in the context of the off-field saga surrounding the Arms Park at the moment...
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CAP – The good, the bad and the cojones
Huw Jones | 21 October
Never go on holiday. It all happens when you go away. The only surprise is that I’m surprised. How naïve can I be. Just when you think we have turned the corner at Cardiff Arms Park (CAP), the good become the bad; the bad become the good and Scrum V finds its cojones. As my Irish friend used to say...
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Preview - Toulouse V Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 19 October
Round two of the 2017/18 European Challenge Cup pool stages sees Cardiff Blues travel out to the Stade Ernest-Wallon for a game against Top14's third-placed side Toulouse.After last week's bonus-point win over Lyon at the Arms Park, Danny Wilson's men are sitting pretty at the top of pool two, but...
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Don’t be the same, be better.
Martin Hughes | 16 October
Just as dust that settles back after being disturbed ostensibly looks as it did before there are subtle differences in its pattern, so Cardiff rugby and more particularly its squad settles into an interesting time, a kind of Westgate St inspired Schrödinger’s CAP (I know, I know). Having previously...
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Cardiff Blues 29-19 Lyon
Dan Pearce | 16 October
Cardiff Blues kicked off their European Challenge Cup campaign with a bonus-point win over Top14 leaders Lyon at the Arms Park on Friday night. With seven tries on the night it was a feast of rugby for those in attendance, but the match was overshadowed by a potentially serious injury to Cardiff...
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Review - Cardiff Blues v Dragons
Dan Pearce | 09 October
Cardiff Blues came out victorious against an injury-hit Dragons side in an enthralling first Welsh derby of the Pro14 season at the Cardiff Arms Park. Head coach Danny Wilson had made seven changes from the side which lost to Dragons last week, welcoming back Alex Cuthbert, Rey Lee-Lo, Lloyd...
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Preview - Cardiff Blues v Dragons
Dan Pearce | 06 October
Guinness Pro14 action returns to the Arms Park on Friday night in the shape of this season's first Welsh derby, as Cardiff Blues welcome Dragons to the capital. After two weeks away in Ireland it's good to return to familiar plastic, and with a few players rested as the injury list slowly...
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Why you should take two visits to the Arms Park this weekend
Dan Pearce | 05 October
Cardiff RFC experienced a slight blip in the last two weeks after a superb start to the season put them right in contention at the top of the Principality Premiership's East Conference. After the last update finished with a superb home victory over reigning champions Merthyr, Steve Law's men...
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Munster 39-16 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 02 October
Cardiff Blues could not follow up last weekend’s first win of the season against Connacht as Munster scored 26 unanswered points after half-time, seeing us fall to a 39-16 defeat at Thomond Park. In the week after he announced he was leaving at the end of the season, head coach Danny Wilson was...
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Preview Munster V Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 30 September
After a long week of off-field news, it's finally time to return to what matters during a Pro14 season, playing rugby. A second Irish away trip in a week sees a trip to Thomond Park and the challenge of Munster, as Danny Wilson's men look to build on last Saturday's first win of the season over...
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Miles to go before we sleep
Martin Hughes | 28 September
These are interesting times, it seems on the face of it the Chinese curse holds true. Cardiff rugby finds itself again at the centre of the Welsh game and again for off-field reasons. It would be churlish to cling to the adage that there is no such thing as bad news; let's be frank losing Danny...
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Danny Wilson
Dan Pearce | 27 September
So, it's out there, Danny Wilson will be leaving the Cardiff Blues next summer after opting not to take up the final year of his contract, amid ongoing financial issues. We said a few weeks ago that 2017 would be the most crucial of all the crucial years in the history of Cardiff Rugby so far, and...
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