|03:03||Time In Opponent's 22||00:00|
|10 Minute Possession||
We've kicked off here at Cardiff Arms Park! Early kick chase pressure from Tom James forces Hook to knock on, resul… https://t.co/RKxh7Rtzjz
5' Cardiff Blues have started well at CAP. Have enjoyed the majority of possession but so far unable to breakthrough
Rhun Williams puts up an up and under which the Ospreys fail to secure. Cardiff Blues back on the attack with Anscombe looking lively
10' Ospreys on the attack and work their way into the home 22 but they are penalised at the breakdown and Cardiff B… https://t.co/rQzyThepKA
Shingler takes play into the Ospreys 22and the line out is secured
Quality carry down the left from Macauley Cook , Cardiff Blues remain in attack but are taken into touch
Period of pressure here from the Ospreys after they kick to the corner. The ballot spread to Dafydd Howells but he… https://t.co/dsNQW4k06P
15' At the next phase good work from Peikrishvili and Gethin Jenkins sees the home side earn a penalty to relieve the pressure
Great line speed in defence from Steve Shingler. He wasn't far off intercepting before driving the visitors back
Cardiff Blues continue to threaten in attack with both Tom James and Shingler both looking dangerous. it's still 0-… https://t.co/vnMwH1JjHu
Cardiff Blues have a penalty which Shingler puts inside the 22. He then takes a crash ball from the line out
Turnover inside the 22 after James Ratti coughs up possession. Cardiff Blues remain in the ascent
Cardiff Blues turn down the shot at goal and kick to the corner. The scores still 0-0
Cardiff Blues have another penalty, deep inside the the 22.
Shingler kicks to the corner and the ball is won but the referee Adam Leal penalises the Blues for obstruction
Superb play from Owen Lane almost creates the opening score. He beats his man on the outside and sucks in another d… https://t.co/3TqGyUn79n
31' It's all Cardiff Blues here in terms of territory and possession but we still have no score.
Again Shingler turns down a shot at goal to go to the corner.
The home side are unable to rumble over but they remain on the attack as Anscombe almost puts Shingler through. Ref… https://t.co/acZPjIX1Vn
Leal gives Ospreys captain Luke Price a talking to. A huge amount of penalties against the visitors
34' Anscombe dinks the ball into the corner. Welch wins the ball at the front but the Ospreys defend well
Harri Millard carries well after being putting into space by Anscombe but the Blues are turned over on the try-line
Two changes at half-time see Gethin Jenkins and Anscombe come off for Rhys Carre and Ben Thomas
The highlights of a scoreless first half https://t.co/rfF0bzzIDn
45' TRY - Ospreys. Reuben Morgan-Williams finishes after a clever James Hook chip over the top released Luke Price.
Cardiff Blues respond straight away with Shingler and Ben Thomas combining but Thomas is unable to release Rhun Wil… https://t.co/3Ykq0qIvr1
48' Having turned down the points during the first-half, @cardiff_blues go for the posts
Shingler slots the penalty to bring the scores to 3-7 after 49 minutes at CAP
51' Anton Peikrishvili is replaced by Keiron Assiratti. Make sure you tune into the Wales game tomorrow for the Geo… https://t.co/9LwiT7FAzH
53' Max Llewellyn, the son of 92-cap former Wales second-row Gareth, replaces Rhun Williams to make his Cardiff Blu… https://t.co/KxSlmry8dS
Following a long delay in play as Kieran Williams receives treatment before being stretchered off, Sm Davies adds a penalty
Quality break from Tom James. He could not quite find Owen Lane in support but Lewis Jones cleans up well
57' Steve Singler adds another penalty. It's now 6-10
Finally a yellow card for the visitors as Rob McCusker is sent to the bin. Shingler points to the posts again
60' Shingler is on target again and it's 9-10. Meanwhile Ethan Lewis and Dane Blacker replace Kirby Myhill and Lewis Jones
Pen - Ospreys . Sam Davies edges his side further in front. It's 9-13 with 13 minutes remaining
Superb tackle from Max Llewellyn allows Tom James to earn a penalty at the breakdown
65' Ben Murphy replaces Damian Welch
A Sam Davies falls agonisingly short with a penalty attempt... just as well after he stole a good metre from where it was given!
TRY - Ospreys . Rhys Williams finishes for the visitors against the run of play. 9-18 now
Sam Davies adds the conversion to make it 9-20.
Attendance tonight 3,284. Thanks to everyone who has braved the cold. We look forward to seeing you all and many mo… https://t.co/QIjCKO0UcU
73' Luke Crocker comes on for his Cardiff Blues debut, replacing Shane Lewis-Hughes
76’ Sam Davies puts the Ospreys out of reach with a further penalty. It’s not 9-23
Try - Harri Millard following some fine interplay with Shingler, who converts. 16-23
Sam Davies adds a penalty with the final kick of the to make it 16-26 at FT