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Challenge Cup

2015 - 2016

New venues for Champions Cup to be decided

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

The ECPR have confirmed that the Marseille finals have been moved to 2021 with new venues for this season to be decided.    The organising body of the Champions and Challenge Cup confirmed...

Weekly Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Goneva heads to France:     The 36-year-old Fijian has spent most of his career having joined Leicester Tigers from French club Tarbes in 2012. He spent four years...

New Champions and Challenge Cup dates for 2019/20 announced

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPCR has announced that new dates for the postponed knockout stage matches in the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup have been officially agreed at a meeting of its Board on Wednesday,...

Premiership and TOP14 clubs may not release players for Autumn Tests - report

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby are set to publish the revised Test windows for the autumn next week with English and French clubs warning they will not release players if there is a clash with European and domestic...

REPORT: European clubs set to block plans for global season

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A global and structured season to suit everyone could be rejected as early as today according to a report by the Times.     According to the report by the Times, Europe’s clubs...

Where are they now? The 2016 Super Rugby winning Hurricanes Team

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Rugby World Cup in England in 2015, The Hurricanes won their first championship after repeating their efforts of 2015 by finishing first in the regular season and hosting the...

England star Joe Marler commits future to Harlequins

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins have today confirmed that England star Joe Marler has signed a contract extension with the Club.     A product of the Club’s academy, Marler has developed into a world-class...

Where are they now? The 2016 Super Rugby winning Hurricanes Team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the Rugby World Cup in England in 2015, The Hurricanes won their first championship after repeating their efforts of 2015 by finishing first in the regular season and hosting the...

Pro14 plan for late August return

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Plans are being considered to resume the Pro14 season on 22 August following the global pandemic.   Discussions are being held over the tournament's future with games probably staged behind...

Fall makes Montpellier exit

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Benjamin Fall has left Montpellier after six years with the club and is unsure where he will be playing next season.   Full-back Benjamin Fall is the latest player to leave Top 14 side Montpellier.   Fall...