Glamorgan University Launches Study On Rugby Suporters' Loyalties
14 February 2005 00:00
For many committed sports fans, their social identity as a supporter is an important part of their self-concept.
In partnership with the regions, Glamorgan University have begun a research study to track longitudinally how identities evolve following the restructuring of traditional club boundaries since regionalisation.
Season Ticket holders at Cardiff Blues are reminded that they gain FREE entry to the British & Irish Cup pool fixtures this season - starting with Saturday's home fixture against Nottingham Rugby at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park (kick-off 2.30pm).
Teenage Cancer Trust will be collecting for valuable funds at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Saturday afternoon ahead of our British & Irish Cup fixture with Nottingham Rugby (kick-off 2.30pm). Ahead of the game, we take a closer look at the charity and discover how they are making a difference...
Cardiff Blues suffered a first defeat of the season in the European Rugby Challenge Cup as a second half burst of tries from Harlequins saw the English side claim victory at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.