Castres Olympique

Saracens begin their Champions Cup defence in Paris

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending Champions Cup champions Saracens will begin their defence against Racing 92 at Paris La Défense Arena on Sunday, 17 November.   The Pool 4 confrontation is only one of a host of...

England name exciting squad to face the Barbarians

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

England XV head coach Jim Mallinder has named his squad to begin preparations for the match against the Barbarians on Sunday 2 June at Twickenham Stadium.   23 players will assemble today at the...

Top 14 Highlights: Castres vs Toulon

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon beat Castres Olympique and managed to end 9th on the table restoring some of their own pride. CO still finished 6th on the table and are going through to the playoffs. Congratulations to both of...

Top 14 Highlights Round 17: Castres v Racing 92

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Castres Olympique take the win over the visiting Racing 92 side! Final score 18-9. No tries were scored throughout the match, all points scored by both teams were done so by their kickers after receiving...

Top 14 Highlights: Pau v Castres

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A tightly fought contest at the Stade du Hameau with Thomas Combeazou's try in the first half proving to be a deciding factor as the two sides struggled to break through either defence with all the other...

Top 14 Highlights Round 15: Castres v Clermont

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Stade Pierre Fabre has become a bit of a stumbling block for Clermont and this game was no different as Castres claimed a 24-16 victory over the former league leaders. Armand Battle got the home side...

Castres halt Clermont juggernaut, La Rochelle and Lyon cut gap

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont had not been beaten since October, but they were brought back down to earth by Top 14 champions Castres.       Castres halted leaders Clermont Auvergne's 13-match unbeaten...

Mudariki "blessed" to sign new contract

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Zimbabwe international tighthead prop Farai Mudariki is the latest Worcester Warriors player to commit his future to the club by signing a new one-year contract.     Mudariki, 23, arrived...

Champions Cup Round 5 in Numbers

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPC Rugby pick out some key statistics from last weekend’s Heineken Champions Cup games.   3: All three Irish provinces (Leinster Rugby, Munster Rugby and Ulster Rugby)...

Nowell's Return Revives Exeter's Hopes

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

No team has ever qualified for the European Championship knockout having not won one of their opening three games of the group stages. However, a very hearty performance by the Exeter Chiefs and the return...