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Challenge Cup

2015 - 2016

Five Things You Probably Didn't Know About: Nick Williams

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

A massively proportioned number eight with a penchant of scoring tries, Cardiff Blues' Nick Williams has announced his retirement from the game following a 16-year professional career.      1⃣6⃣7⃣ #GuinnessPRO14 appearances3⃣8⃣...

Nick Williams retires from professional rugby

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have confirmed Nick Williams has retired following a 16-year professional career.     1⃣6⃣7⃣ #GuinnessPRO14 appearances3⃣8⃣ tries 4⃣ Teams @Munsterrugby #AironiRugby...

Eleven Twin Brothers In Rugby

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Professional rugby is somewhat of a family business with there being numerous examples of fathers and sons representing clubs and countries with the same being said of brothers.   While...

Stephen Myler signs one-year deal with Ospreys

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Two weeks after his departure from London Irish, the Ospreys have today announced that they have signed fly-half Stephen Myler on a one-year deal.       Myler, who is third on the...

Date And Times Confirmed For Champions And Challenge Cup Quarter-Finals

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Following the postponement of the knockout stages of its tournaments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, EPCR is now pleased to announce the new dates, kick-off times and TV coverage for the Heineken Champions...

New venues for Champions Cup to be decided

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The ECPR have confirmed that the Marseille finals have been moved to 2021 with new venues for this season to be decided.    The organising body of the Champions and Challenge Cup confirmed...

Weekly Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Goneva heads to France:     The 36-year-old Fijian has spent most of his career having joined Leicester Tigers from French club Tarbes in 2012. He spent four years...

New Champions and Challenge Cup dates for 2019/20 announced

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPCR has announced that new dates for the postponed knockout stage matches in the 2019/20 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup have been officially agreed at a meeting of its Board on Wednesday,...

Premiership and TOP14 clubs may not release players for Autumn Tests - report

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Rugby are set to publish the revised Test windows for the autumn next week with English and French clubs warning they will not release players if there is a clash with European and domestic...

REPORT: European clubs set to block plans for global season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A global and structured season to suit everyone could be rejected as early as today according to a report by the Times.     According to the report by the Times, Europe’s clubs...