Cardiff Blues 11 - 19 Edinburgh
HT 8-9
Sat 05 October 17:15 Cardiff Arms Park Ref: Frank Murphy Guinness PRO14

Full Time

Full time, and the visitors take the spoils here thanks to the reliable boot of Guinness Man of the Match, Jaco van der Walt. Caeredin yn fuddugol, a chais hwyr Mark Bennett yn rhywstro Gleision Caerdydd rhag cipio pwynt bonws. 11-19 #GuinnessPRO14


Conversion (Opp.)

Outside half van der Walt adds the extras 11-19 #GuinnessPRO14


Try (Opp.)

George Taylor breaks down the left, and has plenty in support. He feeds to midfield partner Bennett who finishes for his fourth try in two games. 11-19 #GuinnessPRO14


Good hit by Lewis Jones on Luke Crosbie to bundle the back row into touch 11-12 #GuinnessPRO14



Jason Tovey comes on to replace Jarrod Evans. 11-12 #GuinnessPRO14



Captain Nick Williams leaves the field to huge applause and returns the sentiment with a huge grin. Shane Lewis-Hughes comes off the bench.



Good shift by Dmitri Arhip and Lloyd Williams, who are both replaced by Scott Andrews and Lewis Jones


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

Van der Walt adds his fourth penalty of the evening as Edinburgh edge back ahead 11-12 #GuinnessPRO14


The hosts enjoying a spell of possession here, while Matthew Morgan deals with the high balls. Dacey and Domachowski replace Thyer and Belcher 11-9 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal

We restart with a penalty for the home side here after a monster scrum puts Edinburgh under pressure. Evans bisects the posts to put Cardiff Blues back ahead. 11-9 #GuinnessPRO14


Half Time

Half time, and Edinburgh edge ahead at the break thanks to the boot of van der Walt. Owen Lane crossing for the only try of the game. Troed van der Walt yn rhoi'r ymwelwyr ar y blaen, ond Owen Lane yr unig un i groesi am gais 8-9 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

But Edinburgh reply immediately with a penalty to go back ahead. 8-9 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal

Jarrod Evans puts the hosts ahead for the first time with a straightforward penalty after Edinburgh were pinned for going off their feet. 8-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Huge turnover from Belcher, after Robinson was denied a jackal of his own. 5-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Huge defensive set on the try line forces a knock on from Mike Willemse and an opportunity to clear the lines. 5-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Yellow Card

Seb Davies is sent to the sides for 10 minutes for foul play. 5-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Jaco van der Wal strikes the uprights with a penalty attempt. 5-6 #GuinnessPRO14



He wanted to prove a point, and there's no stopping him in that amount of space! Owen Lane dives in after a fine break from Garyn Smith. 5-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Belcher's score is ruled out as Frank Murphy rules a knock on from the hooker. 0-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Yellow Card

After a succession of penalties deep in their own 22, Edinburgh lock Fraser McKenzie is sent to the bin.


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

Another penalty from van der Walt takes the hosts six points ahead. 0-6 #GuinnessPRO14


Great hands from Belcher to pick up Edinburgh's knock on. The ball goes wide to Smith, but his chip just evades the path of Summerhill and bounces into touch


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

Jaco van der Walt opens the scoring with a long range penalty. 0-3 #GuinnessPRO14


Kick Off

Kick off! It's been a long summer but we're finally underway for the new home campaign! Ar ôl Haf hir, mae rygbi Guinness PRO14 yn ôl ym Mharc yr Arfau, o'r diwedd!