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Scotland stars return for Castres clash

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Several Scotland stars return to the Edinburgh Rugby starting line-up for tomorrow afternoon’s EPCR Challenge Cup clash against Castres Olympique at Hive Stadium (Saturday 16 December, kick-off...

Match Preview: Edinburgh aim to kick start EPCR Challenge Cup bid

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby look to recover from their EPCR Challenge Cup Round 1 defeat as they welcome Castres Olympique to Hive Stadium on Saturday. Edinburgh had the poorest rate of scrum success...

Match Preview: Gloucester Rugby revival faces acid test

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester Rugby, who ended a seven-match losing streak with their 15-10 EPCR Challenge Cup victory at Black Lion last weekend, will have their revival put to the test on Friday, when they welcome three-time...

Gareth Davies back to skipper Scarlets against Black Lion

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wales international Gareth Davies is one of five changes to the Scarlets side for Friday night’s EPCR Challenge Cup round two clash with Georgian side Black Lion at Parc y Scarlets. Davies takes...

Dumora inspired as Castres Olympique smash Scarlets

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Castres Olympique full-back Julien Dumora was on top form as his side ran riot against Scarlets to win 34-16. Castres Olympique were the main force of the first half, with Scarlets suffering...

Intriguing round 1 clashes in EPCR Challenge Cup

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR Challenge Cup gets underway on Friday, featuring nine ties across six countries and including some intriguing clashes on early-season form. ASM Clermont Auvergne’s clash with Edinburgh...

EPCR Champions & Challenge Cup – Round 1 & 2 appointments announced

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPCR have announced the match officials for the first two rounds of the Invested Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup. There’s debuts in the top comp for Scotland’s Sam Grove-White and the...