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Saturday’s Champions Cup Top Performers:

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saturday’s Champions Cup Top Performers:  With six Champions Cup games played today, we can say that there were a few players that we had to consider for this evening’s article but of...

La Rochelle hooker Bourgarit banned for six weeks after eye-gouge

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pierre Bourgarit has been hit with a six-week suspension for his eye-gouge on Tom Curry in La Rochelle’s European Champions Cup loss to Sale Sharks.   Bourgarit was sent off for the offence,...

Champions Cup Highlights: Sale Sharks v La Rochelle

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sale Sharks earn an important win against 14 man La Rochelle but the will be hugely disappointed they did not get the bonus point as they played against 13 men for a good portion of the game. Credit to...

5 Key Moments from Round 2 of the Champions Cup

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

2 Rounds of Europe have been completed and it was another thrilling weekend of rugby. Here are the 5 key moments from the weekend.   John Cooney - Ulster:     Cooney's 62nd minute moment...

Champions Cup Round 2 Preview

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second round of the Champions Cup takes place this weekend and here is what all rugby fans get to witness in the coming days.     Gary Rinrose was in electric form last weekend, as Leinster...

La Rochelle 12-31 Exeter Chiefs | Champions Cup highlights

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A clinical display of attacking rugby from Exeter Chiefs was enough to secure them all five points on the road against La Rochelle after a comfortable 31-12 win. The Exeter pack dominated most of the encounter,...

Champions Cup Team of Round One

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a pulsating opening round of the Champions Cup, we have selected our team of the week.     1. Jeremy Loughman - Munster    A tough call on Connacht's Denis Buckley who was...

Bonus point success for Exeter Chiefs over La Rochelle

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

A clinical display of attacking rugby from Exeter Chiefs was enough to secure them all five points on the road against La Rochelle after a comfortable 31-12 win in Heineken Champions Cup Pool 2.   Bruising...

Top 14 Highlights: Lyon v La Rochelle

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Huge performance by the home side today. Lyon hosted La Rochelle at Matmut Stadium and did well to beat them 45 - 17. While La Rochelle were the first ones to score, Lyon dominated the rest of the game....

Baptiste Couilloud's side step leaves Danny Priso clutching

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrumhalf Baptiste Couilloud scored a brilliant brace as Lyon cruised to 45-17 victory over La Rochelle on Sunday.     The 22-year-old is yet another French scrumhalf showing exceptional promise...