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Carreras returns for Newcastle on Friday

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Mateo Carreras returns for Newcastle Falcons on Friday night when Bristol Bears visit Kingston Park in Gallagher Premiership action. The Argentina wing returns from a hamstring injury for the 7.45pm kick-off,...

Newcastle Falcons name team to face Emirates Lions

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nathan Greenwood makes his European debut for Newcastle Falcons on Saturday in Johannesburg when they take on Emirates Lions in the EPCR Challenge Cup.   The 20-year-old Tynesider scored a try away...

Newcastle Falcons team to face Montpellier

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newcastle Falcons have named their side for Sunday’s EPCR Challenge Cup opener at home to French side Montpellier.   The Kingston Park clash is a 3.15pm kick-off and forms the first of four...

The Lions chosen for the debut in the Challenge Cup away against the Ospreys

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Benetton Rugby sets aside the URC for a couple of weeks and dedicates itself entirely to the Challenge Cup . Tomorrow, Saturday 9 December (6.30 pm) the Lions inaugurate their European...

Intriguing round 1 clashes in EPCR Challenge Cup

2 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

3 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...