Cardiff Blues wing Chris Czekaj will play his first game of rugby for over a year when he starts against the Combined Blues Regional Premiership side on Thursday 14 August. The match kicks off at 7.15pm at Sardis Road.
Having broken his leg in five places on the Wales summer tour to Australia in 2007 the young winger has worked hard in rehabilitation and is now ready to play his first match.
New recruits Richard Mustoe and Ceri Sweeney will also make their first starts for the Blues, with Blues Academy graduates Rhys Gill, James Down and Sam Warburton also starting.
Season ticket holders at Cardiff RFC, Pontypirrd RFC, Glamorgan Wanderers RFC and the Cardiff Blues can watch the match for free by showing their 2007/08 season ticket. The match kicks off at 7.15pm at Sardis Road with entry for non season ticket holders at £5 for adults and £3 for under 18's.
15 Ben Blair
14 Richard Mustoe
13 Gareth Thomas
12 Dafydd Hewitt
11 Chris Czekaj
10 Ceri Sweeney
9 Richie Rees
8 Mark Lewis
7 Sam Warbuton
6 Mamma Molitika
5 Paul Tito
4 James Down
3 Gary Powell
2 Rhys Thomas
1 Rhys Gill
Robin Sowden Taylor
Cardiff Blues travel to Myreside on Friday to take on Edinburgh Rugby in a crucial Guinness PRO12 clash, and with Wales facing Scotland in the RBS 6 Nations at BT Murrayfield on Saturday, it promises to be a weekend of non-stop rugby action at the Scottish capital. Here are some useful advice to Cardiff Blues travelling supporters.
To celebrate the opening of the newly refurbished Guinness PRO12 Pack Bar, the world famous Irish brewer will be offering supporters free pints of the black stuff ahead of Saturday's clash with Ulster.
'TACKLE' - the first-ever joint community rugby initiative between the four professional teams in Wales has been launched (today Weds 19th October) bringing an inspiring new rugby education programme to young people in Communities First areas. Partners in the project were joined by Wales' star rugby internationals Sam Warburton (Cardiff Blues), Alun Wyn Jones (Ospreys), Gareth Davies (Scarlets) and Hallam Amos (Newport Gwent Dragons), for the launch at Aberdare Community School.
The Welsh Rugby Union, together with Pro Rugby Wales, has secured significantly improved insurance cover for all registered players, coaches and referees at each of its member clubs and regions at reduced costs -working with Aon, one of the world's largest insurance brokers and risk advisors.