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EDF Energy Cup fixtures confirmed

7th July 2008

The Cardiff Blues kick off their EDF Energy Cup campaign with a difficult away match against the Sale Sharks.

The Blues then take on former EDC Cup champions Leicester Tigers at the Arms Park on Saturday 25 October, 2:35pm kick off.

The final match of the pool will be played between Cardiff Blues and Bath on the weekend of Oct 31/ Nov 1/ Nov 2. The fixture date will be confirmed after the first two rounds have been played.

The Sharks are still to confirm the date and time of kick off for the round 1 match.

Speaking of the fixtures, Cardiff Blues Director of Rugby David Young said,

“We have enjoyed playing in the EDF Energy Cup over the last few seasons and this year will be no different.”

“We welcome two big English teams, in Bath and Leicester, to the Arms Park, which is something I'm sure the squad and the fans are looking forward to.”

The two home games are included in the season ticket package for the Cardiff Blues that can be purchased online at

EDF Round 1 - Oct 4/5/6
Sale Sharks v Cardiff Blues

EDF Round 2 - Saturday 25 October 2:35PM Kick Off
Cardiff Blues v Leicester Tigers

EDF Round 3 - Oct 31/Nov 1/Nov 2
Cardiff Blues v Bath Rugby