Champions Cup permutations: Everything you need to know about the final pool matches

5 hours ago by Irish Independent

The European Champions Cup pool stage will conclude this weekend, with four quarter-final places up for grabs after Munster, Saracens, Leinster and Clermont Auvergne progressed with one game to spare.

Champions Cup Round 6

8 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

As we enter Round 6 of the Champions Cup this weekend, we take a look at what each team needs from the final round of tournament to progress to the quarter-finals. With four teams already securing their...

Clermont through to last eight

4 days ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Three penalties from Camille Lopez fired Clermont Auvergne into the Champions Cup quarter-finals as they beat Bordeaux-Begles 9-6 in a dour clash at Stade Chaban-Delmas.

Tuesday Afternoon Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors confirm Val Rapava Ruskin departure   Val Rapava Ruskin will leave Warriors at the end of the season to join Gloucester Rugby.   "Val has been an important member of our squad over...

Vincent Clerc facing 4-5 months on the sidelines

1 week ago by Toulon Rugby

Toulon winger Vincent Clerc is facing up to five months on the sidelines after undergoing another Achilles operation yesterday.   Clerc suffered a complete rupture to his left Achilles during...

Guest Blogger: Discusses the reputation of the Pro12

3 weeks ago by Rugby Scribbler

Guest Blogger The Rugby Scribbler discusses the current state of the Pro12, following a weekend of derbies. #ItsThePro12sFault- Again As I’m sure you may know, The Guinness Pro12 is made up of...

'He is not that sort of player' - Les Kiss rejects Clermont gouging claims against Rory Best

3 weeks ago by Irish Independent

Ulster's director of rugby Les Kiss has rejected claims from Champions Cup rivals Clermont Auvergne that Rory Best should have been cited for eye-gouging in their Belfast win two weeks ago.

Furious Clermont release statement accusing Rory Best of eye gouging

3 weeks ago by Irish Independent

Clermont Auvergne have released a damning statement accusing Ireland and Ulster captain Rory Best of eye gouging.

Thursday Afternoon Round Up

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

London Welsh granted temporary licence after 20-point deduction   London Welsh have been granted a temporary licence to play their next two Championship games, but have been deducted 20 league points.   "It's...

Etienne Falgoux suspended for seven weeks

4 weeks ago by Clermont Rugby

ASM Clermont Auvergne prop, Etienne Falgoux, has been suspended for seven weeks for making contact with the eye and/or eye area of Ulster Rugby centre, Luke Marshall, in the 31st minute of their Champions...