How the revised formats for the Champions and Challenge Cup will work

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR has confirmed the revised tournament formats for the 2020/21 season.    In a statement confirming the news, the organising body of the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup said that the...

Joe Ravouvou nearly gets Bayonne back in the game

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bayonne looked to have scored through the speedy Joe Ravouvou but the strip of the ball early in play went forward     via GIPHY

Fritz Lee butchers opening try for Clermont

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It has been all Clermont in the opening stages but they should be ahead had it not been for a good tackle and a knock on from Fritz Lee   via GIPHY

WATCH: Two ridiculous finishes from 20-year-old sees Bordeaux down Clermont

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux 20-year-old Nathanael Hulleu proved to be the match-winner in the crunch TOP14 clash against Clermont on Saturday.   Two evenly matched sides, the last clash between the clubs ended in...

Clermont confirm the signing of Los Puma Lavanini

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers and Los Pumas second rower Tomas Lavanini has signed a two-year deal with Top 14 giants Clermont.   Lavanini joined the Leicester Tigers ahead of the 2019/20 season and has...

Matthieu Jalibert gets caught up in Penaud's try celebration

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux and Clermont played out to a 16 all draw in Saturday's opening TOP14 clash at the Stade Chaban-Delmas.   A real arm-wrestle between the two sides saw just two tries being scored with Bordeaux...

Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Rounds 3 and 4 Referee Appointments

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nika Amashukeli of Georgia will make his debut as a Champions Cup referee when he takes charge of the Round 3 fixture between Pool B joint-leaders, Racing 92, and Harlequins at Paris La Défense...