Champions Cup

Leinster & Munster draw swords once again at the Aviva

19 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Leinster/Munster rivalry is one that has been observed with regularity over the past couple of years, but the occasion remains one of significant magnitude.     This time around, the high-flying...

EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist: Caelan Doris

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby back-row forward Caelan Doris has been named on the final EPCR European Player of the Year shortlist after a series of excellent performances in the Heineken Champions Cup.     The...

Toulouse confirm yet another new signing, reuniting brothers

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse are making moves to finalise their squad for next season with several players committing their futures to the Club as well as new players signing with the current Top 14 champions.   Their...

Road to Marseille: Leinster Rugby

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby go in search of their fifth European title on May 28 against Stade Rochelais. Below, we look at how they reached the Heineken Champions Cup final in Marseille.     Round 1:...

Blood & Mud Rugby Podcast: The Lord Haw Haw of Dubai

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Blood and mud chat the European weekend, the incoming playoffs and a certain player of semi-decent stature's latest antics  

House of Rugby: Champions Cup and European Player of The Year Special

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Alex Goode and Sean O’Brien are in the pub for a Champions Cup special and reveal their favourites to lift the trophy.   They take an in depth look at the final 5 shortlisted players for...

Kerr-Barlow setback for Stade Rochelais

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Rochelais scrum-half Tawera Kerr-Barlow has announced that he is out of the Heineken Champions Cup final against Leinster Rugby on May 28 due to a hand injury.     The 31-year-old...

Match officials for European finals named

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The match officials for the Champions and Challenge Cup finals have been announced.    Two of England’s top referees have been entrusted with the duties, with Wayne Barnes handling...