Cardiff Blues 23 - 33 Munster
HT 13-13
Sat 02 November 19:35 Cardiff Arms Park Ref: Stuart Berry Guinness PRO14


Nick Williams crashes over against his former side. Can the hosts salvage a losing bonus point here? 23-33 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

Hanrahan adds another three points from the tee 16-33 #GuinnessPRO14


Try (Opp.)

Mathewson's second secures the bonus point for Munster. 16-30 #GuinnessPRO14


Lloyd Williams looking to put some spark into the game with a quick tap but is frustratingly pulled back by Berry. 16-25 #GuinnessPRO14


Try (Opp.)

Calvin Nash dots over after a fine break from Rory Scannell. Hanrahan's conversion is off-target 16-25 #GuinnessPRO14


Aled Summerhill crosses for a try in the corner, but Stuart Berry has already blown for a knock on. Very dubious decision and the Arms Park crowd are on his back here. 16-20 #GuinnessPRO14


Another strong showing from Matthew Morgan here. He makes a stunning break to put his side on the front foot and the attack continues. 16-20 #GuinnessPRO14


Try (Opp.)

Alby Mathewson dots down for a try after a strong carry from Sammy Arnold. 16-20 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal

Jarrod Evans slots a penalty to put Cardiff Blues back ahead for the first time since the 14th minute 16-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Clever kick through to the space behind by Garyn Smith. The ball was touched in flight and leads to a Cardiff Blues line-out in the 22. 13-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Kick Off

JJ Hanrahan restarts here with the game tied after the interval. 13-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Half Time

All square at the break! 13-13 #GuinnessPRO14



Try! The pressure finally turns into points as Corey Domachowski crashes over from close range. Evans converts to make it all-square at the break! 13-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Superb work at the line out as Robinson pops back inside to Lloyd Williams. He threatens with a half break and finds Boyde with the offload. We pile the pressure on through the phases and force Munster into a penalty. We opt to scrum 6-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Great kick from Matthew Morgan gets the crowd going. He finds space in the backfield, and the bounce is favourable to avoid Mathewson and roll into touch in the Munster 22 6-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

Another three from the boot of Hanrahan opens up a seven point gap 6-13 #GuinnessPRO14


Munster break dangerously down the blindside from a well-worked line-out, as Kevin O'Byrne pins his ears back. They eventually win a penalty and find touch in the 22 6-10 #GuinnessPRO14


Try (Opp.)

Munster cross for the first try of the evening, and it's Chris Cloete who plummets over from close range, with Hanrahan converting. 6-10 #GuinnessPRO14


Huge penalty for the hosts, as Alby Mathewson is penalised for blocking Lloyd Williams at the base. 6-3 #GuinnessPRO14


Huge try-saving tackle from Matthew Morgan on Arno Botha, when all the odds seemed against the full back. 6-3 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal

And as quick as that, we're back ahead. Dacey with the turnover, forcing the penalty, and Evans adds a second from the tee 6-3 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal (Opp.)

Scores are level courtesy of the boot of the Irish outside half. 3-3 #GuinnessPRO14


It's Munster's turn to kick off the tee, with JJ Hanrahan stepping up to try to level the scores 3-0 #GuinnessPRO14


Penalty Goal

Jarrod Evans lines up for a shot at goal, and makes no mistakes to open the scoring here. 3-0 #GuinnessPRO14


After a break in play here, we restart with a Cardiff Blues scrum on the edge of the 22.


Kick Off

It's Jarrod Evans that kicks us off here at Cardiff Arms Park. Another wet, windy and cold night ahead, lets hope the rugby will warm us up! | Jarrod Evans i gychwyn y gêm yma ym Mharc yr Arfau!


Lovely bit of play from Tovey to break clear from his own 22. The play carries on downfield with Summerhill and Lewis Jones before a penalty is won. We go to the corner. 16-33 #GuinnessPRO14


15 minutes until we kick off here at Cardiff Arms Park for this Guinness PRO14 encounter against Munster. | Dim ond 15 munud tan y gic gyntaf yma ym Mharc yr Arfau!