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Challenge Cup

2015 - 2016

Challenge Cup Highlights: Leicester Tigers vs Ulster Rugby

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A brilliant second half performance saw the Leicester Tigers book their spot in the Challenge Cup Final with a 33-24 win over Ulster in the semis. George Ford missed an early penalty attempt, but was successful...

Challenge Cup Highlights: Bath Rugby vs Montpellier

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

An outstanding defensive display saw Montpellier punch their ticket to the Challenge Cup Final with a 19-10 away win over Bath in the semis. Bath started fast with a try just 3 minutes in to lead...

Montpelier wall holds Bath at the Rec

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

An outstanding defensive display saw Montpellier punch their ticket to the Challenge Cup Final with a 19-10 away win over Bath in the semis. Bath started fast with a try just 3 minutes in to lead...

Challenge Cup semi a big test for Henderson and Cooney's Lions hopes

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Amid the countdown to this evening’s Challenge Cup semi-final between Leicester and Ulster, Ireland and Leicester legend Geordan Murphy has spoken on the Lions prospects of a couple of players, namely...

Twickenham to host Champions & Challenge Cup finals

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPCR and the Rugby Football Union (RFU) have announced that the finals of the Champions and Challenge Cups will be held at Twickenham with a limited number of spectators in attendance.    The...

Rumble in The Rec: Bath vs Montpellier

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Rec. On Saturday will be the scene of the third Challenge Cup clash between Bath and Montpellier as they cross swords in the second semi-final.    Bath have won the previous encounters,...

Ulster tackle the Tigers in first Challenge Cup semi

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Challenge Cup semi-final round will kick off at Welford Road on Friday when Leicester host the northern Irish outfit of Ulster.    The encounter will mark the first time these...

Champions & Challenge Cup Injury Report

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The massive Champions and Challenge Cup semi-finals are set to take place this weekend as Toulouse welcomes Union Bordeaux Begles at Stade Ernest Wallon, La Rochelle go against Leinster...

Michael Bent to retire at the end of the season

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby prop Michael Bent has announced his decision to retire from professional rugby at the end of the current season.     Bent, who joined Leinster in 2012 and has been capped on...

Darren Childs to step down as Premiership CEO

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Premiership Rugby announces that Darren Childs has decided to step down as Chief Executive and will leave the organisation over the coming weeks.       As Chief Executive, Darren has...