Champions and Challenge Cups Quarter-Finals Announced

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

At the conclusion of another series of compelling matches in the pool stages, EPCR can announce the dates, venues, kick-off times and TV coverage of the Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-finals.     Nine...

Challenge Cup semi-finals

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  Following confirmation of the Challenge Cup quarter-final line-up, the semi-final pairings will be as follows: SEMI-FINAL 1 – winner of QF 1: ASM Clermont Auvergne...

Challenge Cup Quarter-Finals Confirmed

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The qualifiers for the 2018/19 Challenge Cup quarter-finals and their rankings at the conclusion of the pool stage are as follows:   1 ASM Clermont Auvergne (winner Pool 1 – 30...

Living on their nerves but Connacht remain in a European race

5 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

Connacht 20 Sale Sharks 18

Connacht Welcome Back O'Halloran For Sharks Showdown

5 months ago by Irish Rugby News

Full back Tiernan O'Halloran has returned from a leg injury to take his place in the Connacht team to face Sale Sharks in the European Challenge Cup at the Sportsground on Saturday (kick-off 3pm). He missed...

Connacht’s proud home record on the line against Sale Sharks

5 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

It’s almost four years to the day since Connacht last lost a European pool game at home, and they need to maintain that impressive record against Sale Sharks this afternoon to claim top spot in Pool...

Munster's Mike Haley wary of ‘fantastic’ mentor Danny Cipriani

5 months ago by Breaking : Rugby

Mike Haley has a debt of gratitude to Danny Cipriani for the mentoring he provided the full-back as a young professional in the Sale Sharks academy. Now on opposing teams, the Munster full-back knows just...

Who's hot and who's not heading into round 5?

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending champions Leinster Rugby and Munster Rugby rounded off their Heineken Champions Cup Round 5 preparations with contrasting Guinness PRO14 victories at the weekend.    Leinster...