Pau 34-29 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 16 December 2019
Cardiff Blues earned two potentially crucial bonus points thanks to a second half comeback in a postponed game against Pau. The tie at the Stade du Hameau was supposed to happen on Friday night, but inclement weather in the area caused the game to be delayed until Saturday afternoon, and there was...
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Preview: Pau v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 13 December 2019
Cardiff Blues face Pau in the return game of the December double headers in the European Challenge Cup at the Stade du Hameau on Friday night, 8pm kick-off UK time. It comes a week after John Mulvihill’s side put the French outfit to the sword at the Arms Parklast Saturday, as tries from Josh...
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Cardiff Blues 54-22 Pau
Dan Pearce | 09 December 2019
Cardiff Blues produced a quite stunning display to run eight tries past Pau and record a second bonus point win in a week at the Arms Park on Saturday night. John Mulvihill had been able to welcome back a number of players from international duty and injury for the game, and four of them teamed up...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Pau
Dan Pearce | 06 December 2019
After a one-week break the European Challenge Cup pool stages are back this weekend as Cardiff Blues welcome the familiar faces of Pau to the Arms Park, 7.45pm kick-off. It’s a crucial double header for both teams as the competition really hots up during the December back-to-back fixtures, with...
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Benetton 28-31 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 01 December 2019
Cardiff Blues upset all the odds on Saturday as we returned to Guinness Pro14 action with a stunning bonus point win over Benetton in Treviso. The list of unavailable players leading into the game was quite incredible, with Dillon Lewis, Seb Davies, Tomos Williams, Jarrod Evans, Josh Adams and...
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Preview: Benetton v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 30 November 2019
Cardiff Blues return to Guinness Pro14 action for a weekend as John Mulvihill's side travel to Treviso to take on Benetton in a Conference B clash. Both sides have had a disappointing start to the season, impacted by the Rugby World Cup, and are at risk of slipping out of the race for the play-...
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Cardiff Blues 11-14 Leicester Tigers
Dan Pearce | 25 November 2019
Cardiff Blues suffered an embarrassing home defeat to a significantly weakened Leicester Tigers side at the Arms Park on Saturday night. After resting a number of players in the opening European Challenge Cup win over Calvisano, John Mulvihill recalled the likes of Corey Domachowski, Liam Belcher...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Leicester Tigers
Dan Pearce | 22 November 2019
Cardiff Blues are looking to make it two wins from two to start this season’s European Challenge Cup campaign on Saturday night as Leicester Tigers arrive at the Arms Park, kick-off 8pm. The titanic Anglo-Welsh clash is on the back of a 16-38 win over Calvisano in Northern Italy last week, with...
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Calvisano 16-38 Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 18 November 2019
Cardiff Blues got the 2019/20 European Challenge Cup campaign off to a winning start but had to work hard for it against a resilient Calvisano side in Northern Italy. John Mulvihill had taken the opportunity to rest a number of starters from the last few weeks, with a new front row, a first start...
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Preview: Calvisano v Cardiff Blues
Dan Pearce | 16 November 2019
European action returns this weekend as Cardiff Blues travel to Calvisano in Northern Italy to kick-off the 2019/20 Challenge Cup campaign. It is the first time that the club have played in the second tier competition since winning it for a second time in Bilbao in 2018, having qualified for the...
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Cardiff Blues 30-17 Cheetahs
Dan Pearce | 10 November 2019
Cardiff Blues returned to winning ways on Saturday evening as we beat 14-man Cheetahs at the Arms Park to celebrate Lloyd Williams' 200th appearance. On the back of four defeats John Mulvihill had named a slightly different starting XV, with Seb Davies, Nick Williams and Harri Millard returning,...
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Preview: Cardiff Blues v Cheetahs
Dan Pearce | 08 November 2019
Cardiff Blues are looking to put a four-game losing streak to an end as Cheetahs are welcomed to the Arms Park on Saturday evening, 5.15pm kick-off. Defeats on the road against Glasgow and Ulster, as well as at home against Edinburgh and, most recently, Munster, have seen us slide well off the...
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