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Toulon 43 Cardiff Blues 20

A blistering three tries in six breathtaking minutes, as Blues were reduced to 13 men following two penalty tries, saw the Pool 2 encounter explode into life. The result means the French giants have wrapped up top spot and with it a last eight place in the Heineken Cup. For Blues it was very much a game of two halves …

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Jenkins to Skipper against Toulon

Jenkins makes his first start for the region since October as Blues face a crunch clash in Pool 2 against the French giants. Director of Rugby Phil Davies makes a total of five changes to the side that defeated Newport Gwent Dragons on New Year’s Day. The other change in the pack is a recall for lock Chris Dicomidis, with …

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Cardiff Blues 21 Dragons 13

Blues blazed into a 9-0 lead courtesy of Rhys Patchell and Halfpenny before a crucial moment on the half hour. Visiting wing Will Harries scored a try and Patchell limped off, after being injured in the build-up, as Dragons edged into a 10-9 lead at the break. Former Blue Jason Tovey kicked Dragons further ahead but a superb final half …

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Robinson returns for big Dragons derby

Director of Rugby Phil Davies makes a total of five changes to the starting line-up from the side that narrowly lost out 22-16 in the game between the two sides in the RaboDirect PRO12 at Rodney Parade last week. Smith returns at outside centre while Robinson is back on the wing as Blues look to return to winning ways in …

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Dragons 22 Cardiff Blues 16

A brutal opening 40 minutes saw the home side come out firing with an early penalty from ex-Blues man Jason Tovey before a training ground move at the lineout sent Toby Faletau over. Blues dug deep and hit back with in-form hooker Kristian Dacey scoring in a second successive Welsh derby before a penalty from Leigh Halfpenny drew the score …

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Blues name team for Dragons derby

Fit again midfielder Evans is one of six changes for Blues from the side that were narrowly beaten by Ospreys at the Arms Park last week. The two other changes in the back division see Dan Fish take a spot on the wing while fly half Rhys Patchell is back to partner Lloyd Williams at half back. Lock Chris Dicomidis …

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Cardiff Blues 19 Ospreys 22

Kristian Dacey scored a first half try but it was the boot of Biggar that took centre stage as he kicked Ospreys into a 15-10 advantage at the break. A second half score from Wales international Justin Tipuric put Ospreys clear before Leigh Halfpenny cut the lead to three points with a series of penalties. But there was to be …

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Countdown to Derby Day

Tickets remain on sale from the Ticket Office on the phone until midday and then in person right up until kick-off. Fans are advised that the South Stand seating is now sold out and we have limited availability in the North Stand seating. Terrace tickets remain on sale. Tickets can be purchased over the phone until midday. Call 02920 302030 …

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Countdown to Derby Day

Tickets remain on sale from the Ticket Office on the phone until midday and then in person right up until kick-off. Fans are advised that the South Stand seating is now sold out and we have limited availability in the North Stand seating. Terrace tickets remain on sale. Tickets can be purchased over the phone until midday. Call 02920 302030 …

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Pretorius returns for Ospreys visit

Pretorius is one of four changes for Blues as Director of Rugby Phil Davies looks to build on the Heineken Cup double win over Glasgow Warriors. Centre Dafydd Hewitt is also handed a recall, with Rhys Patchell missing the game through injury, while the return of Pretorius sees Macauley Cook move to lock to partner Filo Paulo. Prop Benoit Bourrust …

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