Attack Coach Paul John praised the 'heart' of his Cardiff Blues as they withstood a late charge from regional rivals Scarlets to claim a tense 17-13 derby day win at the Millennium Stadium on Judgement Day II.
Inspired Cardiff Blues enjoyed Judgement Day at the Millennium Stadium as they secured a tense 17-13 win over regional rivals Scarlets in a feisty and enthralling encounter in the RaboDirect PRO12 on Easter Sunday.
Matthew Rees will make his first start for Cardiff Blues since returning to action when they tackle his former region, the Scarlets, in the RaboDirect PRO12 at the Millennium Stadium in the first part of 'Judgement Day II' on Easter Sunday (kick-off 2pm).
Coach Paul John praised the 'intent to play' shown by his free-flowing Blues as they turned on the style to stun Edinburgh Rugby 29-22 and record a try bonus point win on the road in the RaboDirect PRO12.
On behalf of the four Welsh Regions, the Scarlets, Cardiff Blues, Ospreys and Newport Gwent Dragons, Regional Rugby Wales (RRW) has issued the following statement on the announcement regarding the three new competitions in Europe.