Challenge Cup

2016 - 2017

Steff Evans signs new deal with Scarlets

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Steff Evans has signed a new contract with the Scarlets. The 25-year-old wing has been in scintillating form this season, crossing the whitewash eight times and taking his overall try tally to 46 in 111...

Challenge Cup - Friday Round Up

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Castres battle to bonus point win over Enisei     Castres Olympique had to battle all the way on Friday afternoon as they defeated Enisei-STM 22-10 in Challenge Cup Pool 1.   Earll...

Challenge Cup Round 3 Preview

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

The European Challenge Cup heads into Round 3 this weekend, and we still got three unbeaten sides in the competition, two hails from the Premiership and one from the Top 14.     Let's...

Andrew Kitchener commits his future to Warriors

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors have secured another of their talented home-grown youngsters, lock Andrew Kitchener, on a two-year contract extension.       Kitchener, 23, joined the Three Pears Warriors...

Jacob Umaga signs new Wasps deal

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps have announced that Academy graduate Jacob Umaga has signed a new first-team deal.     Umaga was one of eight Senior Academy players to graduate into the first-team set-up last...

Toby Booth joins Harlequins coaching staff

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins has confirmed that Toby Booth will join the Club as an Assistant Coach, supporting Paul Gustard and his coaching team for the remainder of the 2019/20 season.     Booth served as...

Dylan Hartley retires from professional rugby

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England hooker and Northampton Saints' club legend Dylan Hartley has retired from professional rugby with immediate effect.     The 33-year-old hooker has been unable to recover from...

Clermont overcome Stade Francais as Bordeaux-Begles hold Montpellier

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont Auvergne returned to winning ways in the Top 14 as Jake McIntyre's fine kicking propelled them to a 32-18 victory at struggling Stade Francais.   The home side took the lead four minutes...

Saints name Waller and Harrison co-captains for 2019/20 season

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints can today confirm that Alex Waller and Teimana Harrison will co-captain the squad for the 2019/20 season.     The duo share nearly 400 appearances in Black, Green and Gold...

Betham at the double as Clermont get up and running in Top 14

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont Auvergne are up and running in the Top 14 as Peter Betham inspired a 28-10 win over La Rochelle on Sunday.     Peter Betham scored twice as last season's Top 14 runners-up Clermont...