Champions Cup

2018 - 2019

Watch: Aaron Cruden almost ended Montpellier's playoffs hopes before a tighthead prop saved the day

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Montpellier kept their hopes of making the TOP14 playoffs alive on Sunday as claimed a bonus point victory over Stade Francais.    La Rochelle's loss to Lyon on Saturday meant that Montpellier...

In-demand Wales prop commits to Ospreys

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nicky Smith was linked with the likes of Cardiff Blues, Sale Sharks and Gloucester, but the prop is staying with his home region.   Sought-after Wales prop Nicky Smith has signed a new long-term...

Champions Cup Final Highlights

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens ground out a hard fought 20-10 win over Leinster in the final of the Champions Cup. Leinster opened the scoring with an early penalty to lead 3-0. Saracens picked up a yellow card with a little...

Leinster eye record fifth title

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens will attempt to deny Leinster a record fifth European Champions Cup - here are the best pre-match Opta numbers.     Leinster will be bidding to make history in the European Champions...

Friday Morning Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

  The British and Irish Lions move swiftly to sign Warren Gatland - reports   The British and Irish Lions are set to announce Warren Gatland as their head coach for the 2021 tour to South...

Champions Cup Semi-Final Highlights: Leinster v Toulouse

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster march on to the final as they seek a record 5th European title. They dominated the game against the french today, scoring three tries, whilst keeping Toulouse from crossing the try-line even once....

European Team of the Week

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

With just four top flight matches taking place in Europe this weekend, we select our team of the week from the Champions and Challenge Cup semi finals.      Leinster and Saracens cruised...

Player Ratings: Leinster v Toulouse

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster marched into their fifth Champions Cup final as they dispatched Toulouse 30-12 in the semi-final at Aviva Stadium.     Leinster put on an ultimate team performance with the entire...

Watch: James Lowe finishes off a stellar team try

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster scored the first try in their Champions Cup semi-final against Toulouse.    Lowe finished off the stellar team try after a nice offload by Sean O'Brien.   Leinster strike...

Combined XV: Leinster v Toulouse

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster and Toulouse will go head to head at the Aviva Stadium today to decide who will meet Saracens in the Champions Cup final at St. James Park.    Both teams have been incredible throughout...