The Cardiff line up to face Northampton in the make or break 6th round Heineken cup tie has been announced.
The game marks the 50th appearence in a blue and black shirt for Welsh international second row Craig Quinnell. Quinnell made his Cardiff debut in November 1999.
Cardiff will hope South African Pieter Muller will play. He is named in the starting line up, but his inclusion is subject to him passing a fitness test on a damaged ankle.
Muller will be the only change from the team that started the victory over Montferrand at the Arms Park last weekend.
Cardiff must win at Franklins Garden if they are to stand any chance of qualifying for the quarter-fianls at the end of the month.
CARDIFF: Rhys Williams; Anthony Sullivan, Jamie Robinson, Pieter Muller, Craig Morgan; Iestyn Harris, Rob Howley; Spencer John, Jon Humphreys, David Young (captain), Craig Quinnell, John Tait, Rob Appleyard, Emyr Lewis, Martyn Williams.
Replacements: Peter Rogers, Andrew Lewis, Adam Jones, Semo Sitti, Andy Booth, Nick Robinson, Matt Allen.
The Webb Ellis Cup visited Lampeter on Monday to recognise the fact that the town is celebrating a major milestone as it is believed the first ever game of rugby played in Wales, was in fact played in Lampeter 150 years ago.
Cardiff Blues U18 Girls will go into Sunday's Gemau Cymru with an extra spring in their step after Welsh internationals Elinor Snowsill and Philippa Tuttiett offered some last minute tips at a training session earlier this week.
Rob Howley and Josh Lewsey addressed more than 250 community club coaches and referees at the first WRU National Community Conference on the weekend. The volunteers benefitted from coaching masterclasses and workshops in a bid to connect all levels of the rugby pathway in Wales.
UEFA has today confirmed the Football Association of Wales (FAW) has been successful in its bid for the Millennium Stadium to host the 2017 UEFA Champions League Final on Saturday 3rd June, 2017 (kick-off: 19.45hrs GMT).