Owen Farrell named EPCR European Player of the Year

4 years 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...

Champions Cup - Team of the Year

4 years 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...

Alex Goode try seals Champions Cup final victory for Saracens over Clermont

4 years ago by The Guardian

• Clermont Auvergne 17-28 Saracens• Goode scores decisive try as Saracens retain trophyThere was a point in the second half when Saracens’ grip on the Champions Cup, which had looked so secure, seemed...

Azema sticks to tried and trusted line-up

4 years ago by European Champions Cup

ASM Clermont Auvergne director or rugby Franck Azema has given the thumbs-up to the side that beat Leinster Rugby in the semi-final for the Champions Cup final showdown with Saracens.

Yato's early strike wins Try of the Round

4 years ago by EPCR News

Fijian back row star Peceli Yato 's fourth minute try in ASM Clermont Auvergne's Champions Cup semi-final win over Leinster Rugby in Lyon has been selected as the 'Try of the Round' for the quarter and...

Saracens’ emphasis on the collective offers template to Lions in New Zealand | Paul Rees

4 years ago by The Guardian

The Premiership champions are carrying on the tradition of Leicester and Wasps in their days of European domination, with a strong team spirit and mental fortitudeThe last team to beat Saracens in the...

Lopez follows Parra instructions

4 years ago by EPCR News

Camille Lopez may have been Leinster's chief executioner with his two second half drop goals in an epic Champions Cup semi-final in Lyon, but the ASM Clermont Auvergne outside half revealed after the game...

Champions Cup Highlights: Clermont Auvergne v Leinster Rugby

4 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Clermont ran out 27-22 victors over Leinster in this afternoon's Champions Cup semi-final clash at Matmut Stadium. The home side got off to a flying start, scoring two early tries through Peceli Yato and...

Clermont Auvergne overcome Sexton to make it to Champions Cup final

4 years ago by Talking Rugby Union

Clermont Auvergne came up with a clinical first half performance as they overcame a stern resistance from Leinster to win the European Champions Cup semi-final by 27-22 at Matmut Stadium de Gerland on...

Clermont reach Champions Cup final as Camille Lopez seals win over Leinster

4 years ago by The Guardian

• Clermont-Auvergne 27-22 Leinster• Irish thwarted late on with try denied by TMOClermont Auvergne will face Saracens in the final of the European Champions Cup after the French side claimed a 27-22...