Preview: Cardiff Blues v Lyon
Dan Pearce | 18 January 2019
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 2019
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 2019
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 2019
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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Ospreys 20-11 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 07 January 2019
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 2019
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 2019
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 2019
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 2018
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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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Scarlets
Dan Pearce | 29 December 2018
The festive derbies continue this weekend as Cardiff Blues make the annual pilgrimage to the wild west to face Scarlets on Saturday, with another win required to keep pace in the play-off race. After last week's victory over Dragons, John Mulvihill's men just about kept in touch with Ospreys and...
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Cardiff Blues 19-16 Dragons
Dan Pearce | 26 December 2018
In awful conditions at the Arms Park on Friday night, Cardiff Blues crept past a resilient Dragons side thanks to a last minute Gareth Anscombe penalty kick. The result just about keeps John Mulvihill's men in touch with Ospreys in the race for third place, the last play-off place and automatic...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Dragons
Dan Pearce | 21 December 2018
It's that time of year again as rivalries re-commence and the festive derbies return to Wales, with Cardiff Blues welcoming Dragons to the Arms Park to start the season of 'goodwill'. After two weeks of Heineken Champions Cup action against Gallagher Premiership champions Saracens, it's a...
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