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Champions Cup Semi-Final Team Of The Week

2 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

And there were only two...   Exeter and Racing 92 will battle it out for the 2019/20 Champions Cup title on 17 October after their semi-final victories on Saturday.   Racing 92 were...

Late Finn Russell Magic Fires Racing 92 Into The Champions Cup Final

7 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Finn Russell and Virmie Vakatawa set Juan Imhoff up for one of the great Champions Cup tries as Racing 92 reached their third Champions Cup final following a 19-15 triumph over Saracens in Paris on Saturday.   Saracens...

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: Saturday is a perfect chance to rattle the French as Saracens take on Racing 92

1 day ago by Daily Mail - Sir Clive Woodward Column

SIR CLIVE WOODWARD: This is a huge day for English rugby. France are my tip to win the 2023 World Cup in their own backyard and English rugby needs to get into their psyche again. ,

'We've waited a long time'. Exeter's two Jonnys relish Toulouse test

1 day ago by The Guardian

Devon club’s Jonny Hill and Jonny Gray will pose a formidable challenge to Toulouse in their European semi-finalThe best rugby players live for weekends like this. Playing for your country is a huge...

The race for play off places reaches boiling point in the Premiership with two rounds to go

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A league season is often described as a marathon rather than a race and the 2019/20 season is no different.    The lockdown stalled a number of teams' momentum while other returned from...

European quarter-finals prove rugby is still a game for all shapes and sizes

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

One of the oldest cliches in rugby is that it is 'a game for all shapes and sizes' and while the professional game has seen players become bigger and stronger over the years, the quarter-finals of the...

Champions Cup semi-finals can transform idle perceptions of rugby union | Robert Kitson

4 days ago by The Guardian

The irresistible Anglo-French affairs of Racing v Saracens and Exeter v Toulouse are the pick of this weekend’s sport and can puncture myth international rugby is the only show in townOccasionally it...

Champions Cup QF Stats Leaders: Most Tackles, Carries, Metres Gained, Defenders Beaten and More

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The action-packed quarter-finals over the past weekend yielded some great rugby, broke some hearts and elated others. The round kicked off with a shock Leinster loss – their first one of the season...

Champions Cup Team of the Week - Quarter Finals

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We all waited long for the knock out stages of this seasons competition and what a great weekend to welcome back the Champions Cup. Saracens, Racing 92, Toulouse and Exeter Chiefs all advance to the Semi...

Leinster vs Saracens - a statistical perspective

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

In an unexpected turn of events, Leinster crashed out of the Champions Cup after being defeated by a determined Saracens outfit.   Here’s how things played out in the stats, a look at which...