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Ellis Jenkins named new ‘Stuart Gallacher Man-of-Judgement’

Cardiff Blues flanker Ellis Jenkins was awarded the Stuart Gallacher memorial ‘Man-of-Judgement’ trophy by the Welsh Rugby Writers Association (WRWA) at its annual dinner last night (Weds 13th September) at Cardiff Arms Park.

Jenkins is the second winner of the award following British & Irish Lions, Wales and Ospreys scrum-half Rhys Webb, who picked it up […]

September 14th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, PRW News, Welsh Regions, WRU|0 Comments

Welsh pro teams head away for second round of PRO14

All four of Wales’ pro rugby teams are away this weekend for Guinness PRO14 action after an exciting Round 1 which saw the Championship kick off in flying style across Ireland and Wales with 37 tries (average 5.2 per game) scored in front of more than 54,000 supporters. The Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings […]

September 8th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, PRW News, Scarlets|0 Comments

PRO14 is back with all four Welsh pro teams opening their season at home!

It’s a new chapter in rugby history this weekend when the first-ever Guinness PRO14 season kicks off after the addition of the Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings from South Africa.

As this world class Championship continues to raise the bar, the introduction of the Cheetahs and the Kings makes the Guinness PRO14 a global tournament. […]

September 1st, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, Scarlets, Welsh Regions|0 Comments

Popular Anglo Welsh rivalries return to Wales this November

The fixtures for this season’s Anglo-Welsh Cup campaign have been unveiled by Premiership Rugby with some great contests for supporters to look forward to throughout November (rounds 1 & 2) – returning in January and February 2018 for rounds 3 & 4 with the final set for March 17th 2018.

Scarlets

Scarlets have been drawn in to […]

Time to back your team as new PRO14 contests set to thrill

The new Guinness PRO14 season kicks off with a thrilling all Welsh opening weekend on September 1st – with FOUR home fixtures for the Welsh pro teams and Champions Scarlets hosting a historic first fixture on Welsh soil for South Africa’s new arrivals Southern Kings.

With 10 of the popular and successful Welsh derbies still at […]

Fixtures announced for new look PRO14

With the start of Guinness PRO14 season just around the corner, the first fixture list for the newly expanded Championship has been announced – with a big opening Welsh weekend as all four of Wales’ pro teams kick off their campaigns at home.

Fixtures can be found here

The highly-anticipated fixture announcement follows the announcement that the […]

August 8th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, Scarlets|0 Comments

Teams for the big Welsh double derby

The stage is set at the Principality Stadium for another big rugby occasion with stars from all four professional teams in Wales ready for key battles in the big Welsh double derby – as Cardiff Blues take on the Ospreys followed by Newport Gwent Dragons against the Scarlets on Saturday (KOs 2.45pm & 5.15pm).

Judgement Day […]

April 14th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, PRW News, Scarlets, WRU|0 Comments

Excitement builds for Judgement Day V

It’s expected to be another 60,000+ crowd – and this year the thousands of Judgement Day supporters will be able to buy bespoke programmes relating to the team of their choice at the Principality Stadium on Saturday with organisers taking the unique step of printing four different covers.

Gareth Anscombe, Rhys Webb, Tyler Morgan and Jake […]

Judgement Day V creating a buzz for all

Pictured: (LtoR) Cory Hill (Newport Gwent Dragons), Gethin Jenkins (Cardiff Blues), Sam Underhill (Ospreys) and Johnny McNicoll (Scarlets) at Principality Stadium with the Guinness PRO12 trophy

It’s all go in the Guinness PRO12 this weekend with so much to play for – but with just over a week to go until the big Welsh double derby […]

April 7th, 2017|Cardiff Blues, Dragons, Ospreys, PRW News, Scarlets|0 Comments

Thrilling weekend of PRO12 action for Welsh teams

The Guinness PRO12 Championship resumes with just four rounds remaining in the hunt for glory. All four pro teams in Wales are in action – two at home Scarlets v Treviso and Ospreys v Leinster on Saturday – with six PRO12 clubs chasing hard to take part in the Final Series and teams also looking […]