Challenge Cup

2016 - 2017

Team of the Weekend: December 15th

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Eddy Ben Arous A dominant forward performance from the French loose-head, as Racing 92’s giant pack finally showed up in this year’s competition, Ben Arous played a starring role in securing...

Ospreys cruise into quarters

2 days ago by Sky Sports Rugby

The Ospreys claimed a ninth straight win in all competitions as they advanced to the European Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a 47-7 win over Lyon at the Liberty Stadium.

Challenge Cup: Quins beaten

3 days ago by Sky Sports Rugby

Edinburgh went top of European Challenge Cup Pool Five with a 23-18 win over Harlequins at the Twickenham Stoop.

Poor pitch halts Stade v Timisoara tie

3 days ago by Rugby 365

ROUND FIVE WRAP: The European Challenge Cup tie between French club Stade Francais and Romanian side Timisoara has been postponed because of the condition of the pitch.

European Challenge Cup: Harlequins v Edinburgh Rugby

4 days ago by BBC Rugby News

WP Nel returns from a three-month absence as Edinburgh travel to face Harlequins in European Challenge Cup pool five.

Weekly Round Up

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Richie Mo’unga commits future to Crusaders   Richie Mo’unga has committed to furthering his career in red and black, having re-signed with the Crusaders through to the end of the 2019...

Monday Afternoon Round Up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tom Farrell heads to Connacht   Bedford Blues centre Tom Farrell has left the club to join Pro 12 side Connacht with immediate effect.   "The timing of Tom's departure isn't great to say...

Bristol Rugby set to sign New Zealand scrum-half Alby Mathewson

1 week ago by Bristol Rugby

Former All Blacks scrum-half Alby Mathewson is set to link up with Bristol shortly after signing for the Premiership club.   Mathewson won four caps for New Zealand in 2010, including making...

Randall Morrison suspended for two weeks

3 weeks ago by Timisoara Saracens

Timisoara Saracens flanker, Randall Morrison, has been suspended for two weeks for a dangerous tackle on Harlequins wing, Marland Yarde, in the 3rd minute of his club's European Rugby Challenge Cup...

George Earle suspended for eight weeks

3 weeks ago by Cardiff Blues

George Earle of Cardiff Blues has been suspended for eight weeks for making contact with the eye area of the Bath Rugby flanker, Tom Ellis, in the 44th minute of the European Rugby Challenge...