Cardiff Blues 64-3 Calvisano
Dan Pearce | 19 January
Cardiff Blues finished the European Challenge Cup pool stage on a high, but failed to progress as results elsewhere went against us, although in truth the competition was over for us earlier in the season. John Mulvihill took the opportunity to rest a number of players named in Wales' Six Nations...
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Leicester Tigers 30-20 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 14 January
Cardiff Blues' chances of making the European Challenge Cup quarter-finals are hanging by a thread after a disappointing defeat at Leicester Tigers on Sunday. John Mulvihill’s men will now need to secure a big bonus point win over Calvisano next week before relying on results elsewhere in order to...
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Preview: Leicester Tigers v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 10 January
Cardiff Blues return to European Challenge Cup action in Sunday with a crucial pool five fixture against Leicester Tigers at Welford Road, 3.15pm kick-off. After a positive festive period that saw us beat Ospreys and Dragons before narrowly losing to Scarlets last week, John Mulvihill’s men now...
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Cardiff Blues 14-16 Scarlets
Dan Pearce | 05 January
The New Year started with a frustrating defeat for Cardiff Blues as John Mulvihill's men fell to Scarlets at the Arms Park in a game the team will feel they could have won. After wins over Ospreys and Dragons in the first two games of the festive period, the home side were looking for a clean...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Scarlets
Dan Pearce | 03 January
The festive Welsh derbies come to an end on Friday evening as Cardiff Blues welcome Scarlets to the Arms Park for a 7.35pm kick-off. John Mulvihill's men are looking to make it a clean sweep over the period after beating Ospreys before Christmas and Dragons on Boxing Day, with an outside chance of...
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Fairytale of NewCAP
CF10 Rugby Trust | 31 December
Here’s a tribute to the Pogues and Kirsty MacColl from the resident Bard of CF10 Towers, Martin Hughes - the Fairytale of NewCAP. (It’s best sung with your Shane McGowan teeth in!) It was New Years Eve mate Down the Arms Park An old fan said to me, won't watch another one. And then he tutted long...
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Cardiff Blues 16-12 Dragons
Dan Pearce | 29 December
Cardiff Blues have won four Guinness Pro14 games in a row for the first time under John Mulvihill after battling to a win over Dragons at the Arms Park on Boxing Day. Both sides had earned impressive victories to get the festive derbies underway the previous weekend, with the home side winning...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Dragons
Dan Pearce | 26 December
The Boxing Day game returns this season as Cardiff Blues welcome Dragons to the Arms Park with both sides on the back of impressive pre-Christmas wins. For Cardiff Blues there was a win at last at the Liberty Stadium as a try from Jarrod Evans along with the boot of him and Jason Tovey secured a...
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Ospreys 16-19 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 23 December
Cardiff Blues secured the best Christmas present we could ask for with a first league win over the Ospreys at the Liberty Stadium for 14 years on Saturday. Despite the home side being in such poor form and with plenty of off-field issues, going down to Swansea has been a long-term issue for John...
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Preview: Ospreys v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 21 December
Cardiff Blues travel to the Liberty Stadium on Saturday evening for the first of three Welsh derbies over the Christmas and New Year period, facing the Ospreys with a 7.35pm kick-off. It is a return to Guinness Pro14 action for John Mulvihill’s men after a fairly successful European Challenge Cup...
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Pau 34-29 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 16 December
Cardiff Blues earned two potentially crucial bonus points thanks to a second half comeback in a postponed game against Pau. The tie at the Stade du Hameau was supposed to happen on Friday night, but inclement weather in the area caused the game to be delayed until Saturday afternoon, and there was...
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Preview: Pau v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 13 December
Cardiff Blues face Pau in the return game of the December double headers in the European Challenge Cup at the Stade du Hameau on Friday night, 8pm kick-off UK time. It comes a week after John Mulvihill’s side put the French outfit to the sword at the Arms Parklast Saturday, as tries from Josh...
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