Champions Cup

2018 - 2019

Champions Cup Round 5 in Numbers

19 hours 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)...

Georgian Front Rower Zurabi Zhvania Commits to Wasps

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have confirmed that loosehead prop Zurabi Zhvania has committed himself to the Club for the 2019/20 campaign.       The 27-year-old, who was originally brought in to replace...

O'Mahony in Doubt for Exeter Showdown

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster captain Peter O'Mahony will have a scan on the rib injury he sustained at Kingsholm on Friday night, but the Munster captain is a major doubt for this weekend’s Champions Cup showdown against...

Winners and Losers: Gloucester vs Munster

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster maintained in control of Pool 2 following a magnificent Champions Cup display that saw them rack up a 41-15 win over Gloucester at a chilly Kingsholm.       We take a look...

Players to Watch: Gloucester v Munster

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Champions Cup is back! The first round of the new year kicks off with Gloucester hosting Munster.    We take have selected the players to watch in this clash:   Tadhg Beirne - Munster   It’s...

Niko Matawalu extends Glasgow Warriors stay

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Niko Matawalu has signed a new two-year contract with Glasgow Warriors.         The Fijian international re-joined the Scotstoun club ahead of the 2017/18 season and...

Hastings extends Glasgow stay

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Adam Hastings has signed a new two-year contract with Glasgow Warriors, committing to the Scotsotun club until at least 2021.           The fly-half has been in scintillating...

Ulster complete Scarlets double, Exeter gain Gloucester revenge

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster and Exeter Chiefs enhanced their chances of qualifying for quarter-finals of Europe's premier club rugby competition on Friday.     Iain Henderson scored a try in each half as Ulster...

Guilhem Guirado Will Leave Toulon Next Season

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal has confirmed that France captain Guilhem Guirado will depart the club at the end of the current season.     Stade Français have been chasing...