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# cardiff - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Ireland to test ‘new combinations’ for World Cup warm-up in Wales

Forwards coach Simon Easterby says some of the XV ‘won’t have been tested at this level before’.

# cardiff - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From The body of a baby boy has been found in a river in Wales Tragic

The body of a baby boy has been found in a river in Wales

The body was recovered from the River Taff, near Cardiff, yesterday evening.

# cardiff - Monday 11 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge How did nobody see this coming? ‘Sexist’ posters removed from back of Cardiff bus Everyday Sexism This post contains a poll

# cardiff - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Scarlets pull clear of Connacht in race for Champions Cup qualification

Rhys Priestland kicked 11 points on his last home appearance for Scarlets.

# cardiff - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Mils Muliaina arrested at Kingsholm Stadium after Connacht defeat to Gloucester

Speaking to The42, a spokesperson for the Gloucestershire police department confirmed an arrest had been made.

# cardiff - Friday 20 March, 2015

# cardiff - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Analysis: Ireland get taste of own medicine in early stages against Wales

Warren Gatland’s men dominated the early aerial exchanges at the Millennium Stadium.

# cardiff - Monday 16 March, 2015

‘I was close’ – Ireland’s Bowe agonisingly short of crucial try against Wales

‘I was close’ – Ireland’s Bowe agonisingly short of crucial try against Wales

The right wing was halted within a metre of the Wales line in the second half.

Schmidt pushes Ireland to look towards Scotland after defeat in Wales

Eoin Reddan says the Ireland head coach told his players ‘not to dwell on’ their loss.

# cardiff - Sunday 15 March, 2015

O’Connell keen to move past Cardiff disappointment before Scotland showdown Poc

O’Connell keen to move past Cardiff disappointment before Scotland showdown

The Ireland captain says ‘it’s up to individuals to lift themselves’ after defeat in Wales.

# cardiff - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Ireland have ‘no gripes’ with Wayne Barnes after Wales defeat

Joe Schmidt said his side have to take responsibility for ‘what happens in our ruck’.

O’Connell left looking towards Scotland after giving ‘a leg up’ to Wales

The centurion and captain bemoaned the early glut of penalties conceded as a crucial part of Ireland’s loss.

‘We’ve only got ourselves to blame’ — Joe Schmidt

The Kiwi lamented the loss of the aerial battle as Wales shaded all the fine margins in Cardiff.

Here’s how we rated Ireland in the heart-stopping defeat to Wales

Ireland trailed 12 – 0 in Cardiff and couldn’t reel Wales in during an intense contest.

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Six Nations

Could Ireland continue their bid for back-to-back titles? We had live updates of all the action at the Millennium Stadium.

‘Good touch for a big man’ was made for this Cian Healy showboat

Outrageous stuff from the prop.

George Hook clearly isn’t a fan of Schmidt’s penchant for stats judging by this analogy

For entertainment alone, we’ll miss him when he retires.

# cardiff - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ireland prefer to leave Millennium Stadium roof open, but will bide time before decision

Unless there’s a deluge, it’ll likely be open on Saturday.

# cardiff - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Muliaina back as Connacht make just three changes on five-day turnaround

The Westerners are off to Cardiff for another crucial test of their top six credentials.

# cardiff - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Ravel Morrison: The sad, sorry tale of a wasted talent

The West Ham midfielder has ventured down a well-trodden path and lost his way.

# cardiff - Saturday 10 January, 2015

There were a few hairy moments on Leinster’s redirected flight to Bristol last night Turbulence This post contains videos

There were a few hairy moments on Leinster’s redirected flight to Bristol last night

After two failed landings as result of the bad weather, Ben Te’o and a number of players were left a little shaken.

# cardiff - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

‘We need to start getting tries’ – McFadden wants Leinster backline to fire

The 28-year-old wing is relieved to be back from injury as the Champions Cup looms.

# cardiff - Monday 5 January, 2015

Heaslip injury relief for Leinster as Marty Moore gets set for comeback

The Leinster captain was forced off in the first half against Ulster last weekend.

# cardiff - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Jean de Villiers suffers ‘significant ligament damage’ after horror injury against Wales

The centre’s hopes of playing in next year’s World Cup could be in doubt.

# cardiff - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Fancy a quick look inside the All Blacks’ gym? Pumped This post contains videos

Fancy a quick look inside the All Blacks’ gym?

Yes, Bro. They even lift.

# cardiff - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Gatland backs Priestland to ‘put two fingers up’ to booing Welsh crowd

Two metaphorical fingers, that is.

# cardiff - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

VIDEO: Fergie and Ronnie show they really love each other with Cardiff PDA

There were hugs and kisses all around as the pair bumped into each other after last night’s Super Cup.

# cardiff - Sunday 25 May, 2014

This iPad app allows Munster and the Lions to review their video analysis

Josh Bryan of AnalysisPro Ltd. joins to explain how players use their iPads to access video analysis.

# cardiff - Friday 23 May, 2014

‘Once in a generation’ Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending

The Toulon out-half plays his second last professional game tomorrow against Saracens.

Peter Stringer flies the flag for Irish players on European finals weekend

The Bath scrum-half has been named on the bench for the Amlin Challenge Cup decider against Northampton.

# cardiff - Monday 19 May, 2014

Welsh regions set for financial boost with BT Sport’s blanket sponsorship

The Cardiff Blues’ home stadium will now be known as ”BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park’.

# cardiff - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Liam Williams cited for Payne-like mid-air tackle on Alex Cuthbert

The Scarlets fullback was sin binned for his challenge, but may face harsher consequences.

# cardiff - Friday 21 March, 2014

From Business ETC Six Nations drove Aer Lingus Regional numbers to Cardiff up 33% Flying High

Six Nations drove Aer Lingus Regional numbers to Cardiff up 33%

The airline’s overall passenger numbers for last month have increased 13 per cent compared to the same time last year.

# cardiff - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Ireland fan cracks up entire stadium with rugby sign Sacre Bleu

# cardiff - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Bonus point win over Cardiff Blues sends Leinster top in Pro12

Four tries from Matt O’Connor’s men were enough to see them move above Munster until Sunday at least.

# cardiff - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Woodwork and wonder save ensure Cardiff v Villa ends in stalemate

David Marshall’s late stop prevented Andreas Weimann from securing all three points.

# cardiff - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Wales stutter to opening Six Nations win over Italy

Warren Gatland’s men were unconvincing in victory over the Michele Campagnaro-inspired Italians.

# cardiff - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Munster-bound Copeland wins third Heineken Cup man of the match award

The Wexford native was on the losing side for Cardiff, but still managed to impress.

# cardiff - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

The Cardiff Blues are shaving their heads for charity

The Welsh region’s players will be bald-headed for tomorrow’s Pro12 clash with the Dragons.

# cardiff - Thursday 19 December, 2013

MacKay told to jump or be pushed from Tan’s Cardiff ship — reports

The Cardiff City boss was reportedly heavily criticised in an in-house email this week.

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