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Cardiff Blues award new contract to former Wales and Lions starFormer Wales captain Matthew Rees has signed a new contract with Cardiff Blues
Cardiff Blues award new contract to former Wales and Lions star
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
Former Wales captain Matthew Rees has signed a new contract with Cardiff Blues that will keep him a top flight player for one more season. Hooker Rees will be 36 in December but has been given an extra year by the Arms Park hierarchy, with a series... Read more
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The verdict on the Wales squad for New Zealandin Bristol’s promotion charge in the English Championship. You may also think
The verdict on the Wales squad for New Zealand
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
in Bristol’s promotion charge in the English Championship. You may also think Kristian Dacey a tad lucky to get in, with Matthew Rees having been largely preferred for the Blues in the last month of the campaign. The rest, you’d have put your... Read more
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Ospreys hero Rhys Webb's message for the doubters after Judgement Dayon the clock. The Blues had had the upper hand at the scrum, with those wily o
Ospreys hero Rhys Webb's message for the doubters after Judgement Day
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
on the clock. The Blues had had the upper hand at the scrum, with those wily old front row warriors Gethin Jenkins, Matthew Rees and Taufa’ao Filise giving them a dominant platform. They had also ruled the roost at the breakdown, as had... Read more
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The winners and losers from Welsh rugby's big day outhe’s “a serious athlete with an amazing engine and the ultimate pro”. James Ki
The winners and losers from Welsh rugby's big day out
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
he’s “a serious athlete with an amazing engine and the ultimate pro”. James King runs in to score a try Gethin Jenkins, Matthew Rees and Taufa’ao Filise may have a combined age of 108, but they showed there is life in the old front row kennel... Read more
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Five things we learned from Ospreys' stunning win over Cardiff Bluesscrummaging unit but expert front-row technician Danny Wilson is having an impa
Five things we learned from Ospreys' stunning win over Cardiff Blues
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
scrummaging unit but expert front-row technician Danny Wilson is having an impact. This was emphasised by Gethin Jenkins, Matthew Rees and Taufa'ao Filise gaining the upper hand in the first-half against Nicky Smith, Scott Baldwin and Dmitri... Read more
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Everything you need to know about the Cardiff Blues v Ospreys28-8 win against the Dragons a fortnight ago and are replaced by Lewis Jones an
Everything you need to know about the Cardiff Blues v Ospreys
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
28-8 win against the Dragons a fortnight ago and are replaced by Lewis Jones and Alex Summerhill respectively. Up front Matthew Rees gets the nod ahead of Kristian Dacey while Josh Navidi comes in at number eight, with Josh Turnbull moving into... Read more
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Judgement Day IV breaking news LIVEBlues: Dan Fish, Aled Summerhill, Garyn Smith, Rey Lee-Lo, Tom James, Gareth An
Judgement Day IV breaking news LIVE
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
Blues: Dan Fish, Aled Summerhill, Garyn Smith, Rey Lee-Lo, Tom James, Gareth Anscombe, Lewis Jones; Gethin Jenkins (capt), Matthew Rees, Taufa’ao Filise, Josh Turnbull, James Down, Sam Warburton, Ellis Jenkins, Josh Navidi: Reps: Kristian Dacey,... Read more
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The Cardiff Blues v Ospreys head-to-headsimportant part in the recent renaissance. Up against the Ospreys’ Moldovan maul
The Cardiff Blues v Ospreys head-to-heads
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
important part in the recent renaissance. Up against the Ospreys’ Moldovan mauler who could cause him problems in the tight.Matthew Rees 6 Scott Baldwin 8 The veteran Blues hooker is set to leave the region at the end of the season but is still... Read more
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Team news for Blues v Ospreys Judgement Day showdown28-8 win against the Dragons a fortnight ago and are replaced by Lewis Jones an
Team news for Blues v Ospreys Judgement Day showdown
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
28-8 win against the Dragons a fortnight ago and are replaced by Lewis Jones and Alex Summerhill respectively. Up front Matthew Rees gets the nod ahead of Kristian Dacey while Josh Navidi comes in at number eight, with Josh Turnbull moving into... Read more
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The 38 players you may not know are leaving the four Welsh regionshave slotted him in at. So Patchell turned down a new deal and will move to the
The 38 players you may not know are leaving the four Welsh regions
walesonline / Posted 27 days ago
have slotted him in at. So Patchell turned down a new deal and will move to the Scarlets. Rhys Patchell of Cardiff Blues Matthew Rees - The veteran Wales hooker was initially released last season before being given another deal. But looks set to... Read more
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The Welsh rugby heroes who've dedicated their lives to just one clubdown with the great and good of the Welsh game with the likes of internationals
The Welsh rugby heroes who've dedicated their lives to just one club
walesonline / Posted 28 days ago
down with the great and good of the Welsh game with the likes of internationals Michael Owen, Sonny Parker, Gethin Jenkins, Matthew Rees, Brent Cockbain and Kingsley Jones just a few of the stars to share the same changing room as ‘Smurf’. His... Read more
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Pontypridd flanker to hang up his boots after 14 years and 327 gamesHe’s shared the field with the likes of Gethin Jenkins, Matthew Rees, Sonny Par
Pontypridd flanker to hang up his boots after 14 years and 327 games
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
He’s shared the field with the likes of Gethin Jenkins, Matthew Rees, Sonny Parker, Brent Cockbain, Michael Owen and Robert Sidoli... but this weekend evergreen Pontypridd flanker Wayne O’Connor finally hangs up his boots after a stellar Sardis Road... Read more

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