Second half tries from Dan Tuohy and Ian Humphreys saw Ulster claim the Friday night points on offer as Cardiff Blues suffered a 26-9 defeat to the impressive Irish province at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.
New Zealand lock Jarrad Hoeata admits he is relishing his new life at Cardiff Blues - and revealed how a glowing recommendation from former player Paul Tito fired his ambition to move to the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.
"It has been a great honor and privilege to Chair Regional Rugby Wales for the last three years and especially during the past twelve months when the tectonic plates of European and Welsh rugby have shifted so much.
Following the conclusion of the new Rugby Services Agreement with the WRU and the implementation of a new European tournament structure, Regional Rugby Wales has now moved to strengthen its corporate and governance structure in order to continue to work on behalf of the four Regions to deliver sustainable and competitive professional rugby in Wales.
Director of Rugby Mark Hammett calls-up back row Josh Navidi, fly half Gareth Davies and wing Richard Smith for their first starts of the Guinness PRO12 season as Cardiff Blues face Ulster Rugby at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.35pm).
Director of Rugby Mark Hammett admits he will be looking to see how his team deal with adversity for the first time ahead of the Guinness PRO12 clash with Ulster Rugby at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.35pm).
Boss Mark Hammett admitted costly turnovers had ultimately 'stung' his Cardiff Blues as they suffered a 33-12 defeat to Glasgow Warriors - but insisted his team would learn and get better for the experience.
Clinical Glasgow Warriors produced a devastating final 20 minutes to secure the points on Super Sunday and consign battling Cardiff Blues to a 33-12 defeat in the Guinness PRO12 opener at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.
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Cardiff City Football Club is encouraging all its supporters to #StayStrongForOws - the fundraising and awareness campaign for injured Cardiff Blues and Wales player, Owen Williams - at this Saturday's home game with Norwich City.