Castres Olympique

Top 14 Highlights: Pau v Castres

2 days 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

3 weeks 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

3 weeks 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

1 month 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

1 month 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

1 month 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...

TOP 14 Round 12 Highlights: Castres v Bordeaux Begles

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

An outstanding result for Bordeaux-Begles who overcame a first-half dismissal of Mahamadou Diaby to beat reigning champions Castres 32-13 and climb to fifth. It represents a second consecutive...

Castres battle to slender success over Munster

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Castres Olympique blew Heineken Champions Cup Pool 2 wide open after a 13-12 victory over Munster Rugby at Stade Pierre Fabre on Saturday night.           The...

Champions Cup Team of the Week: Round 3

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

1 Mako Vunipola - Saracens  2 Sean Cronin - Leinster Rugby  3 Tadhg Furlong - Leinster Rugby 4 Iain Henderson - Ulster Rugby  5 James Ryan - Leinster Rugby James Ryan was...

Munster win scrappy affair

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster Rugby put in a battling performance against a stubborn Castres Olympique side to win 30-5 at Thomond Park, leaving them top of Heineken Champions Cup Pool 2 with 11 points.   A stray...