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Is this Rugby’s first own try ?

own try

Is this Rugby’s first own try ? CLICK THE PIC FOR THE VIDEO This is the expression of the defender after the referee and the TMO awarded a try after the defender touched the ball down. It is impossible to score an own try, the correct decision should have been an scrum 5 metres from the line. The above scene …

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Cardiff Blues A to face Ospreys A

The two regions will battle it out in a one-off game in the Welsh capital on Monday night (October 20). Supporters are advised that gates will open at 5.30pm and selected bars and food outlets will be open on the night. The game is FREE ENTRY to all with unreserved seating and standing within the South Stand open only. We …

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Hammer: We must match French intensity

Cardiff Blues kick-off the region’s European Rugby Challenge Cup campaign with a visit from the Top14 outfit to BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Saturday (kick-off 2.30pm). Hammer knows Blues must expect a tough examination from an ‘unpredictable’ French side that have impressed to climb to sixth place in their domestic league with five wins from nine games. However, he …

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Ospreys 26 Cardiff Blues 15

A disappointing opening half from Blues saw the home side – the only unbeaten side left in the league after six rounds of action – build up a commanding 19-3 lead in Swansea. Ospreys dominated possession and fly half Dan Biggar was deadly accurate as he made Blues pay for any indiscipline with four penalty kicks. The visitors also found …

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BT Sport to screen Irish European encounter

Blues entertain the English Premiership in Round 3 at the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Saturday, December 6 (kick-off 3.15pm). The game will be shown live on BT Sport. The return Round 4 fixture between the two teams will take place at the Madejski Stadium in Reading on Saturday, December 13 (kick-off 3pm). Blues kick-off their European campaign this …

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Blues go Green as Euro countdown starts

Blues are in European action for the first time as we face Top 14 side Grenoble on home soil this Saturday (kick-off 2.30pm). And it will be the first time this season that we will go green and wear our striking new European shirt as part of our exciting partnership with sponsor DS Smith! At the Cardiff Blues we are …

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Hammer reflects on hard derby day defeat

Ospreys opened up a 19-3 lead at the break as the boot of Dan Biggar and a try from Dan Evans saw the home side dominate territory and possession. Blues showed plenty of spirit in the second half and were rewarded with late scores from Lloyd Williams and Kristian Dacey. However, Hammer was taking nothing away from the impressive Ospreys …

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Boss targets upturn in European action

Cardiff Blues face French Top14 side Grenoble at the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 2.30pm) before an away trip to Italy to face Rugby Rovigo the week after. Hammer is more than aware of the possible dangers that ‘unpredictable’ Grenoble will pose this coming weekend. But after a run of three difficult away games he is …

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Jones looks forward to Ospreys return

Wales and British Irish Lions prop star Jones was an iconic figure at the Ospreys over a decade of service that saw him clock up over 150 appearances and claim the Celtic League on four occasions. However, this summer all that changed when the destructive front row made the switch to the Blues and the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park …

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Walsh makes full debut as Jones returns

Walsh starts on the wing as Director of Rugby Mark Hammett makes four changes to the side that stormed back to claim a draw against Connacht last Friday night. Summer recruit Walsh is the only change to the back line while three changes in the pack include Wales international tight-head prop Jones making a first playing return to the region …

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