European Rugby Challenge Cup

Next Fixture:
14 Oct: Bristol vs Cardiff

Team P W D L Pts
1Bath 0 0 0 0 0
2Bristol 0 0 0 0 0
3Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0
4Pau 0 0 0 0 0

Anglo-Welsh Cup

Next Fixture:
13 November: Exeter vs Cardiff

Team P W D L Pts
1Bristol 0 0 0 0 0
2Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0
3Harlequins 0 0 0 0 0
4Wasps 0 0 0 0 0

Guinness Pro12

Next Fixture:

1 October: Cardiff vs Leinster

Team P W D L Pts
1Ulster 4 4 0 0 17
2Cardiff 4 4 0 0 17
3Ospreys 4 3 0 1 14
4Munster 4 3 0 1 14
5Leinster 4 3 0 1 13
6Glasgow 4 2 0 2 12
7N G Dragons 4 1 0 3 5
8Scarlets 4 1 0 3 4
9Edinburgh 4 1 0 3 4
10Treviso 4 1 0 3 4
11Zebre 3 0 0 3 2
12Connacht 3 0 0 3 0

Coaching Records

Head Coach P W D L Win Ratio
Lynn Howells 64 46 2 16 72%
Rudy Joubert 35 20 1 14 57%
Danny Wilson 36 20 0 16 56%
Dai Young 283 156 8 119 55%
Justin Burnell 35 18 0 17 51%
Gareth Baber 35 18 0 17 51%
Dale McIntosh 14 7 0 7 50%
Paul John 14 7 0 7 50%
Mark Hammett 27 12 1 14 44%
Phil Davies 60 22 1 37 37%

Form

Last five fixtures
Zebre21 - 23Cardiff W
Cardiff23 - 19Glasgow W
Munster23 - 24Cardiff W
Cardiff34 - 16Edinburgh W
Cardiff25 - 24Bristol W

Top Points Scorers

excluding friendlies

Name Points
Steve Shingler 17
Gareth Anscombe 11
Tom James 10
Dan Fish 5
Nick Williams 5

Team Records

Pro12 (since 18.08.01)
Games played 288
W 143 (50%)
L 139 (48%)
D 6 (2%)
For 6047
Against 5903
Difference 144

Pro12: All time ... (since 18.08.01)

Best ...
Most points scored at home
06.09.15Cardiff61 - 13Zebre
Most points scored away
06.02.04Edinburgh10 - 50Cardiff
Biggest home victory
26.09.08Cardiff58 - 0Connacht
Biggest away victory
06.02.04Edinburgh10 - 50Cardiff
Worst ...
Most points conceded at home
28.09.12Cardiff19 - 48Ulster
Most points conceded away
27.10.12Leinster59 - 22Cardiff
Biggest home defeat
28.09.12Cardiff19 - 48Ulster
Biggest away defeat
02.12.11Leinster52 - 9Cardiff

Team Records

European Champions Cup (since 21.11.95)
Games played 113
W 56 (50%)
L 53 (47%)
D 4 (4%)
For 2548
Against 2576
Difference -28

European Champions Cup: All time ... (since 21.11.95)

Best ...
Most points scored at home
23.01.09Cardiff62 - 20Calvisano
Most points scored away
11.10.08Calvisano20 - 56Cardiff
Biggest home victory
23.01.09Cardiff62 - 20Calvisano
Biggest away victory
11.10.08Calvisano20 - 56Cardiff
Worst ...
Most points conceded at home
29.10.04Cardiff15 - 38Stade Francais
Most points conceded away
18.01.03Biarritz75 - 25Cardiff
Biggest home defeat
15.12.02Cardiff0 - 31Northampton
Biggest away defeat
18.01.03Biarritz75 - 25Cardiff

Team Records

European Challenge Cup (since 18.10.14)
Games played 16
W 11 (69%)
L 5 (31%)
D 0 (0%)
For 600
Against 307
Difference 293

European Challenge Cup: All time ... (since 18.10.14)

Best ...
Most points scored at home
16.01.15Cardiff104 - 12Rovigo
Most points scored away
11.04.10Newcastle20 - 55Cardiff
Biggest home victory
16.01.15Cardiff104 - 12Rovigo
Biggest away victory
14.11.15Calvisano9 - 50Cardiff
Worst ...
Most points conceded at home
19.11.15Cardiff20 - 32Harlequins
Most points conceded away
13.12.14London Irish34 - 23Cardiff
Biggest home defeat
19.11.15Cardiff20 - 32Harlequins
Biggest away defeat
13.12.14London Irish34 - 23Cardiff

Team Records

Anglo-Welsh (since 01.10.05)
Games played 40
W 22 (55%)
L 17 (43%)
D 1 (3%)
For 875
Against 900
Difference -25

Anglo-Welsh: All time ... (since 01.10.05)

Best ...
Most points scored at home
05.02.12Cardiff45 - 40Harlequins
Most points scored away
18.04.09Gloucester12 - 50Cardiff
Biggest home victory
31.01.14Cardiff35 - 5Harlequins
Biggest away victory
18.04.09Gloucester12 - 50Cardiff
Worst ...
Most points conceded at home
07.02.15Cardiff9 - 43Leicester
Most points conceded away
03.11.07Leicester42 - 20Cardiff
Biggest home defeat
07.02.15Cardiff9 - 43Leicester
Biggest away defeat
28.01.12Gloucester40 - 3Cardiff

Next Fixture

Cardiff vs Leinster

k.o. 7:35 pm on 1st October 2016 at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park

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