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Champions Cup Round of 16 Finalised

4 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh narrowly miss out on a home game in the knock out rounds after beating Saracens. Leinster finish the pool stages as the top seed and will play at 'home' for the rest of the tournament.   Here...

Carr to lead Vodacom Bulls against Lyon

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Vodacom Bulls have made a few changes to personnel in their matchday 23 that will duel French side, Lyon on Friday 20 January 2023, in round 4 of the 2022/23 Heineken Champions Cup. The Pool A match...

Scotland name 2023 Six Nations training squad

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bath Rugby wing Ruaridh McConnochie, Glasgow Warriors centre Stafford McDowall and stand-off Ben Healy, who recently agreed a move to Edinburgh Rugby from Munster, are all named in head coach Gregor Townsend’s...

Champions Cup Round of 16 places secured as pool stage heats up

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 3 of the Heineken Champions Cup produced some exhilarating encounters last weekend as eight teams secured their places in the knockout stage with a game to spare.   Leinster Rugby, Cell...

Match Report: Edinburgh battle to crucial victory at Castres

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby battled to a brilliant 34-21 bonus-point win over Heineken Champions Cup Pool Arivals Castres Olympique at the Pierre Fabre Stadium on Sunday to qualify for the Round of 16.   Having...

Match Report: Daly hat-trick as Saracens book Round of 16 place

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens qualified for the Heineken Champions Cup Round of 16 as Elliot Daly’s stunning seven-minute hat-trick helped them thrash Lyon 48-28 at the StoneX Stadium on Saturday – their third...

Edinburgh in vital Castres trip

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby cross the channel to face Pool A basement side Castres Olympique at Stade Pierre Fabre in a crucial Round 3 contest in the Heineken Champions Cup on Sunday.   The Scottish...

Match Preview: Saracens aim to maintain winning start

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens are seeking a third straight win in Heineken Champions Cup Pool A when they host Lyon in Round 3 at StoneX Stadium on Saturday.   The three-time champions have kicked off their campaign...

Disciplinary update: Owen Farrell (Saracens)

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The case of Owen Farrell, Saracens, was heard last night by an independent disciplinary panel chaired by Philip Evans KC with Becky Essex and Mitch Read.Farrell was cited following the game against...

Italy name training squad ahead of 2023 Six Nations

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy head coach Kieran Crowley has named a 34-man training squad ahead of the 2023 Guinness Six Nations.        The squad are set to meet for a camp in Verona between...