Cardiff Blues 34-24 Benetton
Dan Pearce | 24 February 2020
Cardiff Blues returned to winning ways on Sunday as a comprehensive second half performance earned a comeback victory and a try bonus point against Benetton at the Arms Park. Last week’s 29-0 loss away at Connacht required a response, with John Mulvihill making four tactical changes as well as an...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Benetton
Dan Pearce | 23 February 2020
Cardiff Blues are looking for a return to winning ways against Benetton at the Arms Park on Sunday to maintain the chances of qualifying for the Guinness Pro14 play-offs, kick-off 5.15pm. Last weekend's heavy 29-0 loss away at Connacht was the worst performance of the season, and in fact the worst...
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Connacht 29-0 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 17 February 2020
Cardiff Blues started an important mini-block of fixtures during the Six Nations period with an embarrassing defeat away at Connacht on Saturday night. There were hopes that good results against three Guinness Pro14 Conference B rivals over the next three weeks would put John Mulvihill’s men in...
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Preview: Connacht v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 15 February 2020
Cardiff Blues return to Guinness Pro14 action on Saturday as John Mulvihill’s men prepare to take on Connacht as well as Storm Dennis at the Sportsground in Galway, kick-off 7.35pm. It’s been three weeks since the team last took the field in the routing of Calvisano at the Arms Park, bringing to...
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Cardiff Blues 64-3 Calvisano
Dan Pearce | 19 January 2020
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 2020
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 2020
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 2020
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 2020
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 2019
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 2019
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 2019
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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