Preview: Zebre v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 25 February
After two impressive home wins in a week for Cardiff Blues, it's time to go on the road as Danny Wilson's men embark on their very own Italian Job, starting with Zebre on Sunday afternoon. At the halfway point of this Six Nations block of fixtures we still sit fourth in the Guinness Pro14's...
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Cardiff Blues 25-18 Munster
Dan Pearce | 18 February
Cardiff Blues secured their second home win in a week as an 8-minute first half try blitz saw Danny Wilson's men maintain their grip on fourth place in the Guinness Pro14 Conference A table. A comeback mounted by visitors Munster in the first 20 minutes of the second half did shake the Blues, but...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Munster
Dan Pearce | 17 February
The second game in this Six Nations fixture block of the Guinness Pro14 takes place for Cardiff Blues on Saturday evening as Munster arrive at the Arms Park for a crunch Conference A encounter. On the back of a narrow win over Cheetahs in dreadful conditions last week, Danny Wilson's men are...
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Cardiff Blues 25-20 Cheetahs
Dan Pearce | 12 February
Cardiff Blues kicked off an important run of Guinness Pro14 fixtures with a win at the Arms Park on Saturday night, maintaining fourth place in Conference A and cutting the gap to third place Cheetahs. After two weeks of Anglo-Welsh Cup action there was a return to the squad for Gethin Jenkins,...
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We're doomed!
CF10 Rugby Trust | 11 February
Last week’s events at Cardiff Arms Park were just the latest instalment in a narrative that would appear to see two organisations incapable of agreeing something that they both want to achieve. We’ve deliberately taken some time out to consider the situation rather than rush into an emotional...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Cheetahs
Dan Pearce | 10 February
Cardiff Blues return to Guinness Pro14 action this weekend as, in a first for the Cardiff Arms Park, South African side Cheetahs make a visit to the Welsh capital. After five weeks off the league, due to European Challenge Cup and Anglo-Welsh Cup commitments, now begins a crucial block of fixtures...
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Losing that loving feeling?
Martin Hughes | 31 January
The Six Nations build up has started. Super ‘slow-mo’ montages, hammed up narration over a Hans Zimmer soundtrack, fierce debate over which player will hold the tackle bag the longest and of course the ubiquitous spate of injuries all add to the rainbow cocktail that is the world’s oldest...
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Lyon 18-21 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 23 January
The European Challenge Cup pool stages drew to a successful conclusion for Cardiff Blues with victory over Lyon in France on Saturday night. After last week's win against Toulouse, Cardiff's French exploits have now been dubbed 'Le double double'. It rounds off a pool stage that has seen Danny...
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Preview: Lyon v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 20 January
The European Challenge Cup pool stage comes to a conclusion this weekend as Cardiff Blues travel to France for the second time in the competition to face Lyon at the Stade Gerland. After the famous victory over Toulouse last week, the pool two top spot has been sewn up and a quarter-final is...
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Cardiff Blues 18-13 Toulouse
Dan Pearce | 17 January
Another famous European night at the Cardiff Arms Park on Sunday saw Cardiff Blues complete the double over Toulouse and secure top spot in the Challenge Cup's pool two ahead of the final round of fixtures this weekend. Despite a particularly non-family friendly kick-off time of 17:30 on a...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Toulouse
Dan Pearce | 13 January
It may be in European rugby's second tier competition, and it may be on a Sunday evening at 5.30pm, but make no mistake about it, this edition of Cardiff Blues v Toulouse is still a massive occasion. We are now at the business end of the Challenge Cup pool stages, and Cardiff Blues currently sit...
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Ospreys 29-28 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 08 January
It was a disappointing end to a run of three straight Welsh derbies for Cardiff Blues as they suffered a narrow defeat to the Ospreys, extending a run of defeats at the Liberty Stadium that stretches back to 2005. Danny Wilson had named a strong starting XV for the first game of 2018, recalling...
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