Preview: Cardiff Blues v Benetton
Dan Pearce | 16 November
Monday night rugby comes to a close this week as Cardiff Blues welcome Benetton to Rodney Parade hunting for a first win in three games in the Guinness Pro14. John Mulvihill's men have lost away at Munster, home to Ulster and then on the road against Edinburgh last week, with that loss at...
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THE GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND UNDERSTOOD WELSH RUGBY FUNDING
CF10 Arms Park Rugby Trust Board | 14 November
Around 2011, the then Governor of the Bank of England, Mervyn King, in a meeting arranged by Sport Wales, met with Chief Executives of Welsh National Governing Bodies of Sport (NGB). The Governor was on his annual tour of the UK and wanted to know how the crash of 2008 was impacting upon one of his...
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Edinburgh 18-0 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 10 November
Cardiff Blues suffered a very disappointing third defeat in a row on Monday night, failing to score in the loss away to Edinburgh in the Guinness Pro14. John Mulvihill had made three enforced changes to his starting XV with James Botham, Jarrod Evans and Rey Lee-Lo all ruled out. Olly Robinson,...
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Preview: Edinburgh v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 09 November
Cardiff Blues are looking for a return to winning ways on Monday as John Mulvihill's side head for Murrayfield to take on Edinburgh in the Guinness Pro14, kick-off 7.45pm. After two good wins over Zebre and Connacht in rounds one and two, the side have suffered two successive losses away at...
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Cardiff Blues 7-11 Ulster
Dan Pearce | 03 November
Cardiff Blues fell to a second successive defeat as we went down to Ulster on Monday night at Rodney Parade, but managed to secure a losing bonus point to maintain second place in the Guinness Pro14's Conference B. John Mulvihill had initially made two changes to his starting XV from the side that...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Ulster
Dan Pearce | 02 November
Cardiff Blues are looking to return to winning ways in the Guinness Pro14 on Monday night as Ulster are the visitors to Rodney Parade, kick-off 6pm. It was a tough result away at Munster last week as John Mulvihill's men came away empty-handed from Thomond Park despite scoring three tries in a...
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Munster 38-27 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 27 October
Cardiff Blues suffered a first defeat of the season going down 38-27 in a seven try thriller on the first Monday Night Rugby of the 2020/21 Guinness Pro14 campaign away at Munster. John Mulvihill had already been forced into six changes due to injury and international call-up from the side that...
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Preview: Munster v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 26 October
It's an historic moment in the Guinness Pro14 tonight as Cardiff Blues travel to Thomond Park to take on Munster in the league's first Monday Night Rugby fixture, 8.15pm kick-off. John Mulvihill's men head to Limerick as one of four unbeaten sides in the league, after victories over Zebre and...
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Cardiff Blues 29-7 Connacht
Dan Pearce | 12 October
Cardiff Blues secured a second win of the season with a battling bonus point victory over Connacht at Rodney Parade on Friday night. John Mulvihill's men came into the game on the back a 14-man triumph over Zebre in week one, with the starting XV largely unchanged to face a Connacht team that also...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Connacht
Dan Pearce | 10 October
Cardiff Blues welcome Connacht to South Wales for the first home game of the 2020/21 Guinness Pro14 season on Saturday night, 7.35pm kick-off. They won't be welcomed to the Arms Park though, with the plastic surface requiring replacing after damage suffered as part of the Calon y Ddraig field...
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The One Club Solution
Steve Coombs | 08 October
It’s possible that there is no club in the sporting world more confusing than Cardiff rugby. For 17 years at the Arms Park we have had Cardiff Blues, Cardiff Athletic Club, Cardiff RFC (owned and run by some combination of the two). All part of the same organisation and yet managing to be...
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Zebre 6-16 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 03 October
Cardiff Blues got the 2020/21 Guinness Pro14 up and running with a battling win away at Zebre, overcoming bad weather, a tricky opposition and a red card early in the second half to take home all four points. John Mulvihill had largely stuck with the pack that beat Ospreys in the final game of...
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