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Challenge Cup

2015 - 2016

Leicester Tigers 2021/22 Coaching Team

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers have announced changes to the club’s coaching team ahead of the 2021/22 season.   The club will welcome Kevin Sinfield OBE to the coaching team as defence coach, with...

Rhodes to leave Saracens at the end of the season

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens have confirmed that Mike Rhodes will leave the club at the end of the season after a successful 7 years.   The back-rower arrived in 2015 and has gone on to make 106 appearances for the...

Profiles of the 16 teams in the United Rugby Championship

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

In the wake of the exciting announcement of the brand new United Rugby Championship, scheduled to kick off in September this year, here follows the particulars of the 16 participating teams:     South...

Bismarck and Montpellier part ways early

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

World Cup-winning Springbok Bismarck du Plessis will leave Montpellier with a year left on his contract, it has been announced.    The 37 year-old has put in a good shift...

Tomos Williams pens new Cardiff contract

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Cardiff Blues have confirmed Tomos Williams has penned a new long-term deal to remain at the club.     The electric scrum-half was out of contract at the end of the season and attracted...

Doumayrou joins Challenge Cup winners Montpellier

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

European Rugby Challenge Cup winners Montpellier have confirmed the signing of La Rochelle centre Geoffrey Doumayrou as they look to build on their European success in next season’s Champions Cup.       The...

Chiefs brace for battle with Falcons

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Newcastle Falcons will swoop into Sandy Park on Sunday with back-to-back victories under the belt when they take on the Exeter Chiefs.    The Falcons put in a ballsy performance in Round...

Warriors ready to take on the Tigers

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2020-21 Premiership’s worst-performing side – Worcester Warriors – will host the Challenge Cup runners-up – Leicester Tigers – in the fourth fixture of the round.    There...

Stuart Hooper opens up on plans for Cipriani

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath head coach Stuart Hooper does not plan to introduce Danny Cipriani into the current campaign, according to a report in somersetlive.co.uk.    Cipriani recently signed with Bath on an extended...

Borthwick labels Leicester "underdogs"

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester head coach Steve Borthwick has labelled his own side underdogs ahead of the Challenge Cup final.    Leicester face Montpellier on Friday evening in the title decider at Twickenham...