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Top 14: Round 5's results & stand-out players

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

There were some big results and battered bodies at the end of Round 5 in the Top 14 as the French rugby scene showed off its best.   La Rochelle opened proceedings with a 62-3 thrashing of rivals...

Clermont v Stade Francais headlines an exciting weekend of action in France

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

While all eyes will be on the Champions and Challenge Cup Finals this weekend, there is still plenty of action in France with six fixtures taking place in round five of the competition.   Toulouse...

Challenge Cup Final: Teams and Preview

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Bristol Bears and RC Toulon reaching the final, a new name will go on the trophy following Friday evening’s decider in Aix-en-Provence. Bristol, in their first final, and Toulon in their third...

Stats and Facts: RC Toulon vs Bristol Bears

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

This season’s European Rugby Challenge Cup final on Friday night will feature two sides in Bristol Bears and RC Toulon who go in search of a first success in the competition.      Here...

TOP 14 HIGHLIGHTS: Brive Vs Pau

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pau miss a chance to move top of the table and lose their unbeaten run in the competition after failing to overcome 13 man Brive in a game which saw 3 red cards. Pau made a few errors but Brive were in...

Challenge Cup | RC Toulon v Leicester Tigers Preview & Line-Ups

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second semi-final of the Challenge Cup takes the form of Toulon hosting Leicester at Stade Felix Mayol tomorrow evening.     Leicester are somewhat fortunate in their current position...

Leicester Tigers injury update ahead of Toulon

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers Director of rugby Geordan Murphy has provided an injury update on members of the squad as they prepare to travel to Toulon in the semi-finals of the 2019/20 European Challenge...

Watch: Noel Reid red carded on his TOP14 debut

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Ireland international and Leinster back, Noel Reid made his TOP14 debut for Agen in Friday's TOP14 action.    Reid started at outside centre in Agen's defeat to Pau with the centre...

Top 14 | Racing 92 vs Montpellier lineups & preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The second of this evening’s match-ups sees Racing 92 host Montpellier at Paris La Defense Arena.     Round 1 saw the hosts, Racing 92, enjoy a slender 27-23 victory over Lyon while...

TOP 14 HIGHLIGHTS: Montpellier vs Pau

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pau steal it at the death with a penalty try after a number of reset scrums. Montpellier took a comfortable lead into the break and looked to run away with the game. The season got off to an odd start...