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Champions Cup Round 5 Match Reports

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Three late tries send Racing 92 into quarter-finals     Three tries in the final nine minutes helped Racing 92 secure a 39-22 win over Munster Rugby on Sunday afternoon in Paris, securing...

Champions Cup Team of Round Five

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup rugby returned with a bang this weekend as we edge ever closer to the quarter-finals of the competition.       This weekend saw a number of sides battle it out for a place...

Ulster ‘Didn’t Make Pressure Pay’ As Winning Run Is Ended By Clermont

1 week ago by Irish Rugby News

A second half resurgence from Clermont Auvergne emulated a fine first period from Ulster at Stade Marcel Michelin, with the 29-13 defeat – Ulster’s first of the current European campaign – ...

European Champions Cup roundup: Clermont punish wasteful Ulster

1 week ago by The Guardian

• Morgan Parra and Greig Laidlaw boot 16 Clermont points• Bonus-point win against Montpellier boosts GloucesterClermont Auvergne secured their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup with...

Champions Cup Preview: Clermont Auvergne Vs Ulster Rugby

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Although Ulster have wrapped up 17 points and are currently sitting in the top spot in Pool 3 there place isn't exactly guaranteed with Clermont one point behind them. The two face each other on Saturday...

What Premiership Clubs Must Do To Progress To The Champions Cup Playoffs

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Premiership has seven teams in the competition but at the moment only two looks as if they are going to make it to the knockout phase of the competition. The likes of Sale, Bath and Harlequins are...

What Connacht, Ulster and Munster have to do to reach the Champions Cup knockout stage

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

It might seem surprising to some but all four Irish provinces still have the opportunity to qualify for the knockout stage of the European Champions Cup. With two rounds still to be played, Leinster is...

Champions Cup Highlights: Bath 17-34 Clermont

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

A three try blitz in under 10 minutes saw Clermont seal a 34-17 away win over Bath in round 3 of the Champions Cup. The first half was an arm wrestle, with a try apiece seeing the sides head into the halftime...

Clermont make 6 changes to face Bath

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont head coach Franck Azéma has made 6 changes from the starting XV that defeated in Ulster nearly two weeks ago as they prepare to face Bath Rugby in the Champions Cup.     In...