And finally we look at the last group of forwards for next season, the back row.
From last season’s squad the following players have been retained
Reuben was capped last season having played 22 games.
Ellis has played 14 times for Cardiff over two seasons
Member of the Wales U20 squad in South Africa this summer, Luke has played 9 times in Blue & Black
Rory gained his club cap last season having completed 24 matches
Thomas played in 7 games last season following call ups to the Blues senior side, he has played 31 times in Cardiff colours.
Crimmo will be looking to add to his 19 game tally from last season.
And the new boys for this season are
Adam joins from Llanelli having played 9 games at Parc-Y-Scarlets
Part of the Blues U18 squad last season