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# cardiff - Friday 13 September, 2013

Pro12 wrap: Munster roar back as Ulster give the game away at the end

Meanwhile, Connacht were unable to add to their half-time tally and return from Cardiff with nothing.

# cardiff - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Questions to be answered from Ireland's run-out in Cardiff

Giovanni Trapattoni will run the rule over his side ahead of next month’s crunch qualifiers.

# cardiff - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Good news Leinster and Munster fans, Millennium Stadium gets Heineken Cup Final

The Irish sides have won a combined three European Cups at the 74,500-seater stadium in Cardiff.

# cardiff - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Elwood commends 'nervy' Connacht after scrappy win

The coach added that his side still needed to work on the defensive element of their game.

# cardiff - Friday 1 February, 2013

In pictures: Jamie Heaslip leads Ireland squad in Cardiff captain's run 6 Nations This post contains images

In pictures: Jamie Heaslip leads Ireland squad in Cardiff captain's run

Declan Kidney’s squad were put through their paces at the Millennium Stadium.

Jamie Heaslip lauds 'hard-working' Welsh ahead of 6 Nations opener

The Ireland captain says mistakes have let Ireland down during recent meetings with Saturday’s opponents.

# cardiff - Thursday 31 January, 2013

FYI: Here are 18 things you (probably) didn't know about Cardiff ahead of this weekend's game Facts This post contains videos

FYI: Here are 18 things you (probably) didn't know about Cardiff ahead of this weekend's game

Our short guide may come in handy for those willing to make the trip across the water this weekend.

# cardiff - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: Toulon join Ulster and Quins in the 1/4 finals while Biarritz fight on

Dimitri Yachvilli and his buddies may yet rue that late conversion miss in Galway.

# cardiff - Saturday 5 January, 2013

'It is critical that Paul O'Connell can lead a normal life' - Rob Penney

The Munster coach wants a win against Cardiff today and hopes to have the inspirational lock back in April.

# cardiff - Friday 4 January, 2013

Pick 6: featuring FA Cup action an L.A story and much, much more

In which six of our writers answer the questions that nobody has even asked.

Pro12 Cheat Sheet: Your guide to this weekend's rugby action

First plays second as Ulster entertain Scarlets while three defining weeks for Leinster and Munster kick off with winnable fixtures.

# cardiff - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Heineken Cup: Julian Salvi at the double for Tigers as Welsh woes continue

Cardiff Blues suffered their third defeat in a row as Montpellier won away from home.

# cardiff - Monday 26 November, 2012

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Taoiseach in Wales for British-Irish Council

Education and economy will be the main topics up for discussion.

# cardiff - Sunday 25 November, 2012

All Black hooker cited for Davies 'cheap shot'

The attack on the second row occurred in the opening minutes of New Zealand’s 33-10 in Cardiff.

# cardiff - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Skipper Sam Warburton out as Wales ring the changes for Samoa game

The captain pays the price for last weekend’s defeat to Argentina in Cardiff.

# cardiff - Monday 12 November, 2012

Injury update: Jon Walters ruled out of Greece game

The Stoke striker will return to his club this evening because of a knee injury, the FAI say.

# cardiff - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Wales and Argentina keen to build on global gains

Today’s contest will indicate how much either side has learned from recently facing the top three teams in the world and go a long way to defining their final campaign of the year.

# cardiff - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Pro12: Munster name Felix Jones at fullback for Cardiff trip

The Dubliner will make his second start of the season against the Welshmen on Friday, while Ronan O’Gara starts at 10.

# cardiff - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Reaction: Cardiff horror show as nine try Leinster spark their season

Heaslip scores two tries, Sexton gets seven conversions and Healy bashes through tackles – The Blues must be in town.

As it happened: Leinster v Cardiff Blues, RaboDirect Pro12

Leinster thrashed the Welshmen 52-9 the last time the two sides met at the RDS. Could Joe Schmidt’s men repeat the dose?

# cardiff - Saturday 20 October, 2012

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Woman dead and 12 others injured in Cardiff hit-and-run incidents

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the incidents yesterday afternoon in the Welsh city.

# cardiff - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Captain Doug to oversee Munster's new centre combination

Howlett starts for the second time in two weeks as James Downey and Casey Laulala get their chance to shine against Bristol.

# cardiff - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

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Cardiff retailers want homeless off the streets during Olympics

Cardiff Retail Partnership is calling on police to remove homeless people from the streets due to the increased numbers of tourists over the coming weeks.

# cardiff - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Leinster, Munster and Ulster: 3 Irish provinces at different junctures

As the dust settles on a thrilling Heineken Cup weekend, it’s clear the provinces are at different rungs on the ladder.

# cardiff - Saturday 7 April, 2012

Bring on Twickers: Joe Schmidt prefers Leinster semi-final in England

Coach declares that he has no preference for Saracens or Clermont but would relish semi date at Twickenham

As it happened: Leinster v Cardiff, Heineken Cup

A semi-final against Clermont or Saracens in Twickenham awaited the winners of this crucial knock-out clash.

# cardiff - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Who’s the boss? Leinster seek to assert themselves on unwelcome territory

Time to lace up the business boots for Brian O’Driscoll, Keith Earls & co – It’s business time.

# cardiff - Monday 27 February, 2012

One small step: Bellamy sets top four target for Liverpool

The former Cardiff City striker says the Welsh side were ‘exceptional’ yesterday and urged his current club to target a return to the Champions League.

# cardiff - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Reds fans stuck after train derails in Cheshire

Virgin Trains have apologised for the mishap and advised supporters, going to the Carling Cup final, to make other plans.

# cardiff - Friday 24 February, 2012

As it happened: Munster v Cardiff, RaboDirect Pro12

It’s the end of the week, it’s Munster versus Cardiff and the rest of the Rabo action.

# cardiff - Thursday 23 February, 2012

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The YouTube top 10: Because everybody loves throwing snowballs

…but nobody likes getting kicked in the face.

# cardiff - Saturday 7 January, 2012

AS THEY HAPPENED: FA Cup 3 o'clocks

We hadn’t seen much magic so far in the FA Cup third rounds but could the three o’clock kick-offs thrill us? Could Tamworth pull off an upset against Everton?

# cardiff - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

From The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# cardiff - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Clash of the titans: City will host United in FA Cup 3rd round

United’s chance to avenge their recent, humiliating defeat to the Premier League leaders will come a little sooner than expected.

# cardiff - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Fitzgerald rested and Sexton benched as Leinster take on Cardiff

Joe Schmidt has made six alterations to the Leinster side that takes on Cardiff in the RaboDirect PRO12 on Friday night.

The Morning Score: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know before that first cup of coffee this morning.

# cardiff - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Liverpool to face City in Carling Cup semi-final

Palace rewarded after shock Old Trafford victory with game against fellow Championship side Cardiff.

# cardiff - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Here we go again: Irish provinces learn opponents in next season's Heineken Cup

Champions Leinster were first out of the hat in Twickenham today while Connacht, Munster and Ulster also learned fate.

# cardiff - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Leinster 33-22 Northampton: As it happened

We had minute-by-minute coverage of this afternoon’s historic Heineken Cup Final. Catch up with the action here.

Leinster fans ready themselves for a very different kind of rapture

With hope in their hearts, Leinster fans have travelled en masse to Cardiff in search of history.