Cardiff Blues are pleased to announce new deals for young backline duo Jarrod Evans and Garyn Smith.
The draw for the quarter-finals of the Redrow Homes Blues Cup was made this week at the Cardiff Blues training base at the Vale of Glamorgan.
Fixtures for the cup have been significantly hampered in the second round due to some challenging weather over the Christmas and New Year period.
The quarter final games are to be played between the 28th of February and the 13th of March.
U12s Blues Cup Draw
After an excellent away win in the previous round, Llanishen have been given a home draw against Powys high flyers Builth Wells. St Peters have also been rewarded with a home draw against Llantwit Fardre following a strong away win against Brecon.
Draw: Llanishen vs Builth Wells; St Peters vs Llantwit Fardre; Pentyrch vs Pontyclun; CRICC vs Pontypridd.
U13s Blues Cup Draw
There is a mouth-watering all Heart of Wales draw when Abercynon take on Dowlais at home. Dowlais progressed following an all action draw against Abercwmboi in the previous round and qualified as the away team. Penarth are also rewarded with a home draw following an away win against Rumney in the second round.
Draw: Abercynon vs Dowlais; Treorchy vs Llandaff; Pontyclun vs CRICC; Penarth vs Rhiwbina.
U14s Blues Cup Draw
Rumney, the only side to win away from home in the second round of the U14 competition, are drawn at home to Beddau while elsewhere Pontypridd will make the trip into Cardiff to play St Peters.
Draw: St Peters vs Pontypridd; Cowbridge vs Builth Wells; Rumney vs Beddau; Abercynon vs Gwernyfed.
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