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Champions Cup Team of Round Six

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The pool stages of the Champions Cup came to an end of the weekend with the eight teams now set to compete for the ultimate prize.   The #HeinekenChampionsCup QFLeinster v SaracensExeter v NorthamptonToulouse...

Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three late tries send Racing 92 into quarter-finals     Three tries in the final nine minutes helped Racing 92 secure a 39-22 win over Munster Rugby on Sunday afternoon in Paris, securing...

What Premiership Clubs Must Do To Progress To The Champions Cup Playoffs

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership has seven teams in the competition but at the moment only two looks as if they are going to make it to the knockout phase of the competition. The likes of Sale, Bath and Harlequins are...

What Connacht, Ulster and Munster have to do to reach the Champions Cup knockout stage

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

It might seem surprising to some but all four Irish provinces still have the opportunity to qualify for the knockout stage of the European Champions Cup. With two rounds still to be played, Leinster is...

French sides top key team stats in the Champions Cup

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The next fortnight of Champions Cup action will decide who reaches the knockout stages of the Champions Cup with Leinster having already secured their place in the quarter-finals.   While Leinster...

A NEW ERA: Fabien Galthie includes 19 uncapped players in his 42-man France squad as well as a new captain

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

New French head coach  Fabien Galthie has named his first France squad that will compete in the 2020 Six Nations having taken over from Jacques Brunel following the Rugby World Cup.   Brunel's...

Rugby union: talking points from the weekend’s Champions Cup action

1 month ago by The Guardian

Exeter are the only Premiership side in pole position to secure a quarter-final spot after an attritional weekendIt should be the pool of death given that three of its occupants are heading their respect...

WATCH: Finn Russell tees up lovely try with INSTINCTIVE kick

1 month ago by Rugby Dump

Racing 92 fly half Finn Russell was at the heart of yet another fantastic try in Saturday’s Top 14 game against Montpellier.

Watch: Finn Russell sets up another great try with a pinpoint kick under pressure

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Finn Russell was at it again this weekend as Racing 92 beat Montpellier 29-25 on Saturday.   The Scottish flyhalf has been in excellent form for Racing 92 since returning from the Rugby World Cup...

Champions Cup Team of the Week Round 4

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another good weekend of rugby where we see Leinster qualify for the Quarter Finals after 4 rounds, Saracens mount a come back and Clermont, Racing 92 and Toulouse carry on their fine form   1. Mako...