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Cardiff Blues face Zebre trip in Guinness PRO14 opener

First Team News | 23rd September 2020

Cardiff Blues face an away trip to Zebre on the opening day of the 2020/21 Guinness PRO14 season.

Wales’ Capital Region kick off their campaign in Italy for the first time since 2014, as they travel to Parma on Friday, October 2 (KO 6.00pm GMT).

The following weekend, in Round Two of Championship action, Cardiff Blues will host Irish outfit Connacht, with the home venue to be confirmed in the coming days.

Following a fallow week, due to the European finals, John Mulvihill side return for the inaugural Monday Night Rugby fixture, as they visit Munster’s Thomond Park on Monday, October 26 (KO 8.15pm).

The clash in Limerick is the first of a series of four Monday evening fixtures for Cardiff Blues, with home encounters against Ulster and Benetton Rugby either side of a trip to Edinburgh.

Wales’ Capital Region visit defending champions Leinster on Sunday November 22 and welcome Glasgow Warriors the following weekend.

Cardiff Blues’ festive derbies will feature an away trip to Newport to take on Dragons, alongside home fixtures against Ospreys and Scarlets, with fixture details to be confirmed.

All fixtures will be screened live on Premier Sports, with 2020/21 Cardiff Blues Priority Members  offered an exclusive price of just £80 for a year subscription.

Cardiff Blues 2020/21 Fixtures (all kick off times set at GMT)

  • Zebre v Cardiff Blues - Friday October 2 (6.00pm)
  • Cardiff Blues v Connacht - Saturday, October 10 (7.35pm)
  • Munster v Cardiff Blues - Monday, October 26 (8.15pm)
  • Cardiff Blues v Ulster - Monday, November 2 (6.00pm)
  • Edinburgh v Cardiff Blues - Monday, November 9 (8.15pm)
  • Cardiff Blues v Benetton Rugby - Monday, November 16 (8.15pm)
  • Leinster v Cardiff Blues - Sunday, November 22 (5.15pm)
  • Cardiff Blues v Glasgow Warriors - Sunday, November 29 (7.35pm)
  • Dragons v Cardiff Blues - December 26/27 (TBC)
  • Cardiff Blues v Ospreys - January 2/3 (TBC)
  • Cardiff Blues v Scarlets - January 9/10 (TBC)