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Challenge Cup Round 5 Match Reports

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Terrific Toulon ease past Scarlets into quarter-finals     RC Toulon came from behind to beat Scarlets – and progress from Pool 2 to the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup.   The...

Watch: Matthieu Jalibert and Santiago Cordero star as Bordeaux head into the New Year on Top of the TOP14

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Having guided Castres to glory in the TOP14 in 2018, Christophe Urios looks as if he repeat the feat in 2020 with Bordeaux as his side head into the New Year on top of the TOP14 log.   The...

Watch: Ben Smith is shown a straight red card on his Top14 debut

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former All Black Ben Smith had a Top 14 debut to forget after he was shown a straight red card in Pau's 21-18 defeat to Stade Francais on Saturday.   The utility back that won the World Cup with...

Challenge Cup Round 3 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The European Challenge Cup heads into Round 3 this weekend, and we still got three unbeaten sides in the competition, two hails from the Premiership and one from the Top 14.     Let's...

Challenge Cup Round 2 Round-Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Dragons stamped their authority on Challenge Cup Pool 1 on Friday afternoon with a comprehensive 49-22 win over Enisei-STM in Krasnodar     Tries from Bjorn Basson and Jeremy Jordaan gave...

Challenge Cup Highlights: Leicester Tigers v Pau

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Eight tries in total scored in this match, 3 by Pau and 5 by the Tigers, four of the Tigers 5 tries were scored by Jonah Holmes. The Tigers were the dominant team from the start, it did seem on occasion...

Challenge Cup - Round 1 Reports

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester launch Challenge Cup campaign with bonus point win   Worcester Warriors got their Challenge Cup campaign off to the perfect start after a commanding 57-14 success over Enisei-STM in...

South Africa set to lose over 20 of their top schoolboys to overseas clubs

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A number of Springboks will be lost to overseas-based clubs following their victorious Rugby World Cup campaign with numerous players heading to Japan and Europe.   However, the exodus of talent...

Swap Players – Champions Cup & Challenge Cup

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The following players have been nominated by their clubs as incoming Swap Players for the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments.   The registration of the incoming players...