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Champions Cup

2016 - 2017

Albacete, Johnston & Kakovin join Racing 92

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Patricio Albacete has joined Racing 92. The 36-year-old has agreed to terms to complete the move from Toulouse to Paris for the upcoming Top 14 season.  The former Puma was a mainstay at Toulouse...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Welsh Rugby Union has announced that Aaron Shingler and Phil Dollman have been called up to the national squad for next month's tour. Full story     Toulon has confirmed the contract...

Parisse intercept & chip sets up amazing try

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

In a truely entertaining game tonight between Stade Francais & Cardiff Blues in a Champions Cup Play-off, Italian legend Sergio Parisse showed his brilliance to set up this try.   Check out...

Thursday Evening Round Up

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster has decided not to sign injury-plagued Bulls loose forward Arno Botha.   The Irish province announced in January that Botha would be joining them after Super Rugby on a two-year deal but...

EPCR announces key changes to Champions Cup qualification

2 months ago by Champions Cup

EPCR will introduce key changes to the qualification format for the Champions Cup next season, a move which will create a more streamlined pathway to participation in Europe's top flight.   At...

Wednesday Evening Round Up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon prop Manasa Saulo has signed a two-year deal with Championship side London Irish. (Full story)   Dwayne Sweeney returns to Waikato for 2017 Mitre 10 Cup (Full story)   Connacht...

Sam Warburton to miss Cardiff clash vs Stade Francais

3 months ago by Cardiff Blues

Sam Warburton will miss Cardiff Blues' European Champions Cup semi-final qualifier against Stade Francais on Friday due to a knee injury.   "I think he's progressing very well and hopefully he'll...

Champions Cup - Team of the Year

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Mako Vunipola     Part of the dominant Saracens front row that powered their way to a successive Champions Cup trophy. A great asset around the field with his work rate and scored a crucial...

Sébastien Vahaamahina ruled out of June Internations

3 months ago by France Rugby

Clermont's France international second rower Sébastien Vahaamahina has been ruled out for several months with a broken tibia.   The news is a blow for the 25-year-old who will miss Clermont's...

Owen Farrell named EPCR European Player of the Year

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Owen Farrell capped off a memorable night in Edinburgh by being named EPCR European Player of the Year. The Saracens fly-half scored 13 points as the holders of the European Rugby Champions Cup successfully...