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Tag Archives: Rugby

MY CITY STORY: A LIFETIME SUPPORTING THE BLUEBIRDS

As featured in ‘The Bluebird’ match-day programme, Cardiff City fan Colin Clarke tells us his City story… “My late brother-in-law and I used to watch matches on the Bob Bank at Ninian Park. We accrued countless away game miles too, in my old, beat up Morris Thousand. “When we played the Bristol matches, against Rovers and City, we’d go by …

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Wilson vows to send strong Euro squad

Cardiff Blues head to the Peroni Stadium in Italy for the first game in the pool stages this weekend. And Wilson has promised that his team will give Calvisano the respect they deserve as they look to secure a crucial victory. “First and foremost we are going to win a game of rugby. We will pick a side that we …

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MARSHY: A GREAT RESULT

Following Cardiff City’s 2-0 victory over Reading on Saturday, David Marshall spoke to Cardiff City Player HD, pleased with both his ‘Man of the Match’ performance and City’s three points. The Bluebirds have only lost once in their last eight matches, conceding just three goals in the process, and the skipper was confident that improved performances will continue following the …

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Redrow Homes Blues Cup 2nd Round Draw

The second round fixtures are scheduled to be played in a two-week window between November 22 and December 13. U12s Blues Cup Draw There were some excellent wins in the first round of the U12s competition including away wins for Rumney and Pentyrch. After a tight win over Cowbridge at home, Merthyr are drawn away to Pontyclun. Draw: Dinas Powys …

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Cardiff Blues remember the fallen

November is the time of the year when we wear a red poppy in memory of those who sacrificed their lives for us during wars. And at the home of Cardiff Blues we showed our respects on a day of rugby and remembrance. Serving military personnel were invited to the Guinness PRO12 game to support the special occasion and later …

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Cardiff Blues 30 Glasgow Warriors 35

Cardiff Blues responded to Head Coach Danny Wilson’s rallying cry to produce a response with a battling and proud display to take the game to the wire. Centre Gavin Evans scored a first half try as Blues took a half-time lead and led going into the final 15 minutes courtesy of the accurate boot of Rhys Patchell. Two quick-fire tries …

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MATCH REPORT: CARDIFF CITY 2-0 READING

The Bluebirds secured a 2-0 win over Reading to overtake their opponents at Cardiff City Stadium. CITY DISPLAY CREATIVE SPARK After a minute’s silence in remembrance at Cardiff City Stadium, the Bluebirds kicked off against the visiting Reading, with Kenwyne Jones regaining a starting berth following his injury lay-off. While the Royals had some early territory, City soon began to …

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Wilson: Lapses cost us but attitude better

Cardiff Blues had led courtesy of a try from Gavin Evans and the boot of Rhys Patchell before the Warriors staged a late two-try burst in clinical fashion. The home side hit back with a penalty try and produced a grandstand finish to push the Scottish side all the way. The attitude – and response from his players to defeat …

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