Cardiff 40-16 Carmarthen Quins
Dan Pearce | 21 January
The Friday night lights shone brightly on Cardiff RFC as they battled back from a slow start to secure a bonus point win over Carmarthen Quins at the Arms Park. Steve Law made a number of changes to the team that overcame the old rivals Newport last week, with Callum Bradbury returning from injury...
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Cardiff Blues 33-14 Lyon
Dan Pearce | 21 January
The first Cardiff Blues Heineken Champions Cup campaign for five years finished in emphatic style on Saturday, hopefully providing a platform to return next season. John Mulvihill, who was pleased with his side's performance, made eleven changes to the team that pushed Glasgow last week as Lyon...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Lyon
Dan Pearce | 18 January
The Cardiff Blues involvement in this season's Heineken Champions Cup comes to an end this weekend as Lyon arrive at the Arms Park for a pride battle. Neither side are in a position to qualify from the pool, with the home side in third place on five points, while Lyon are bottom and have failed to...
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Preview: Cardiff v Carmarthen
Dan Pearce | 18 January
Cardiff RFC welcome Carmarthen Quins to the Arms Park this evening (8pm kick-off) as we bid to continue our unbeaten start to the calendar year. The Blue and Blacks are hot off a derby win over Newport last weekend, after 31 second half points secured a 32-38 win, to make it a total of 135 points...
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Glasgow Warriors 33-24 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 15 January
A brave performance saw a much changed Cardiff Blues side push Glasgow Warriors all the way and claim a try bonus point in the Heineken Champions Cup at Scotstoun. With hopes of qualifying for the knockout stages ending last month, John Mulvihill opted to leave the likes of Josh Turnbull, Olly...
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Preview: Glasgow Warriors v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 12 January
Heineken Champions Cup action returns this weekend as Cardiff Blues travel up to Scotland to face Glasgow Warriors in the fifth round of the pool stages. Unfortunately John Mulvihill's men are already without a chance of qualifying for the knockout rounds of the competition, but they will be...
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New Year, New Opportunities
CF10 Rugby Trust | 07 January
Another year has passed, one in which the future of rugby at Cardiff and of the Arms Park have once again remained spectacularly unresolved. Dare we hope for better in 2019? Is there any reason that we should be more optimistic? We think so and will use this blog to outline why and to suggest some...
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Ospreys 20-11 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 07 January
There was a disappointing end to the run of festive Welsh derbies for Cardiff Blues as a late Ospreys penalty ensured they came away from the Liberty Stadium without a win for yet another season. After last week's excellent bonus point away victory over Scarlets, head coach John Mulvihill kept...
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Preview: Ospreys v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 04 January
Cardiff Blues are looking to make it a clean sweep of three from three in the festive Welsh derbies this weekend as John Mulvihill's men travel West once again on Saturday. It comes after last weekend's journey beyond junction 33 produced a superb 5-34 win away at Scarlets, with tries from Lloyd...
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Cardiff 34-15 Pontypridd
Dan Pearce | 04 January
Cardiff RFC beat close rivals Pontypridd for the first time in 20 games across all competitions to kick off 2019 with a try bonus point bang at the Arms Park. The opening 10 minutes was a scrappy affair as both sides tried to get on top, but handling errors and breakdown penalties prevented either...
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Preview: Cardiff v Pontypridd
Dan Pearce | 01 January
What better way to see in 2019 than at the Arms Park as the old rivals of city boys Cardiff and valley boys Pontypridd go head-to-head in a full blooded Principality Premiership battle? It's second v third in the table and is set up to be a cracker with both teams in excellent form coming into the...
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Scarlets 5-34 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 31 December
Cardiff Blues ended 2018 with a bang as we won away at the Scarlets for the first time in two and a half years, and did it in try bonus point style at that. It inflicted the first home Guinness Pro14 defeat on the hosts at Parc y Scarlets for nearly two years, and while the West Wales side were a...
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