CHALLENGE CUP

Gloucester v Connacht (Sun)

5 years ago by BBC Rugby News

Gloucester have made 12 changes for Sunday's European Rugby Champions Cup play-off with Connacht. Only Henry Purdy, Nick Wood and Dan Thomas remain from the team that started against Bath last...

Alan Solomons welcomes the end as capital side lick their wounds

5 years ago by The Times

Edinburgh 23 Leinster 36 Edinburgh’s last hopes of securing a place in next season’s European Champions Cup slipped away at BT Murrayfield on Saturday when they lost 23-36 to Leinster, but coach Alan...

Solomons targets centre signing

5 years ago by BBC Rugby News

Edinburgh head coach Alan Solomons is making a top quality centre his highest signing priority over the close season. The injury-depleted Murrayfield side finished their 2014-15 Pro12 campaign...

Edinburgh 23-36 Leinster

5 years ago by BBC Rugby News

Edinburgh's flickering hopes of staying in European Champions Cup contention were extinguished by Leinster. Last year's champions led 17-10 at half-time with Noel Reid and Jack Conan scoring...

Still plenty to be decided in the final weekend of Pro12 games

5 years ago

As we make our way into the final weekend of games in the Pro12 there are still a few things to be confirmed for the play-offs and next seasons Champions Cup. One certain thing is that we will see a new...

Solly stays on in Edinburgh

5 years ago by Rugby 365

Former Springbok assistant and Southern Kings boss Alan Solomons has extended his stay in the Scottish capital, Edinburgh. Solomons signed a 12-month extension to his contract, keeping him at the club...

Solomons signs new Edinburgh deal

5 years ago by BBC Rugby News

Edinburgh head coach Alan Solomons has signed a 12-month extension to his contract, keeping the South African at the Pro12 club until June 2016. The 64-year-old's side have failed to achieve...

WP Nel targets win to keep Edinburgh hopes alive

5 years ago by The Scotsman

The 29-year-old has been the model of consistency for the capital outfit this term and has been involved in all of their 30 matches in the league and the European Rugby Challenge Cup to date. Match No...

Gloucester set to rest stars against Bath but Rob Cook in line...

5 years ago by Gloucestershire Echo

Gloucester are set to rest their armoury of big guns for Saturday's West Country derby against Bath but could welcome back Rob Cook. With a European Champions Cup play-off looming upon the horizon there...

Best of the weekend: upsets aplenty set up tantalising final round across Europe

5 years ago by The Rugby Blog

Playoff race goes down to wire as Tigers and Chiefs win against the oddsWell, it’s a good job I’m not a betting man. Or, perhaps more honestly, this weekend showed why in the past I have been a...