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Team News: Exeter drop Vermeulen, Toulouse stick with winning formula

12 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second semi-final of the Champions Cup will be held at the fortress of Sandy Park as Exeter Chiefs host Toulouse.   Exeter have proved to be a powerful force in the northern hemisphere...

Rob Kearney pens open letter after Leinster and Ireland farewell

16 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland and Leinster fullback Rob Kearney has penned an emotional open letter after ending his time playing in Ireland.   The full-back won 95 Ireland caps and donned the blue of Leinster for...

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

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

4 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 Highlights: Exeter Chiefs v Northampton Saints

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Exeter Chiefs marched on to the semi-finals of the Champions Cup with a 38-15 home win over the Northampton Saints in the quarters. Saints started the match brightly and deservedly opened the scoring...

Champions Cup Highlights: Toulouse v Ulster Rugby

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse are into another Champions Cup semi final after a an emphatic victory over a poor Ulster side. Toulouse stayed patient and composed as they took a decent lead into halftime after Ulster hardly put them under any pressure. The second...

Champions Cup Team of the Week - Quarter Finals

5 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

5 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...

WATCH: Dupont and Kolbe combine for a great try

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse took just 3 minutes to open the scoring against Ulster and it was the World Cup winner, Checlin Kolbe, who finished it off   Ladies and Gentlemen....Cheslin Kolbe pic.twitter.com/WmyzkR29iy —...

Champions Cup | Toulouse v Ulster Rugby line ups and preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The third quarter-final of the Champions Cup will take the form of Pro 14 runners-up Ulster taking on Toulouse at Stade Ernest Wallon on Sunday afternoon.   Toulouse have been a powerful force in...