Director of Rugby Mark Hammett praised the 'depth of character' at Cardiff Blues as they held off a strong second half from regional rivals Scarlets to record an impressive 21-9 derby win in the Guinness PRO12.
Lock Lou Reed returns to the starting line-up to face his former region as Cardiff Blues tackle Scarlets in a huge Welsh derby in the Guinness PRO12 at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.35pm).
Hooker Kristian Dacey admits it's crunch time for Cardiff Blues as they face a series of Welsh derbies over the festive period - and the dynamic front rower has called on fans to pack the terraces at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.
Director of Rugby Mark Hammett has confirmed Argentina international duo Lucas Amorosino and Joaquin Tuculet are in contention for a return for Cardiff Blues - but scrum half Lloyd Williams will miss the festive period after breaking a bone in his hand.
Director of Rugby Mark Hammett insisted Cardiff Blues hopes of a place in the last eight of the European Rugby Challenge Cup were still very much alive despite a difficult 34-23 defeat to London Irish.
Milestone man Gavin Evans will make his 100th appearance for Cardiff Blues as the region face London Irish in Round 4 of the European Rugby Challenge Cup at the Madejski Stadium on Saturday (kick-off 3pm).
Director of Rugby Mark Hammett admits he has a selection headache ahead of the return European clash with London Irish on Saturday - with Wales international Sam Warburton pushing for a first team recall.