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Champions Cup Team of the Week Round 2

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round two of the Champions Cup is complete with six games finishing with seven or less points splitting the sides. Away wins for Glasgow, Bath, Toulouse and Leicester in the competition with Toulouse the...

Leicester Tigers suffer Henderson blow

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 23-year-old Scottish international will require surgery on the knee injury he suffered in the English side’s 35-26 home victory over DHL Stormers in Round 1 last weekend.  Henderson has...

Libbok conversion gives Stormers famous win over Stade Rochelais

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The home side had not led at any point in the Pool 4 contest until the clock was in the red, with Libbok adding the extras to a late try from replacement Andre-Hugo Venter. Defeat means the...

Stormers welcome back World Cup winners for Stade Rochelais tie

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fouche, who also missed last week’s narrow defeat at Leicester Tigers in England, knows the French side will be eager to put their home loss to Leinster Rugby in Round 1 behind them.  “It’s...

Champions Cup preview: battle for survival in the pool of death

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It’s not just the DHL Stormers who are under pressure as they go out this weekend to get themselves on track in their quest for a Champions Cup Round of 16 spot. The Cape Town side is in what...

Fourie leads DHL Stormers at DHL Stadium

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Deon Fourie will captain the DHL Stormers in their Investec Champions Cup encounter with Stade Rochelais at DHL Stadium on Saturday. The experienced loose forward will lead the DL Stormers out to face...

European Rugby: A look at how the Premiership sides fair going into the weekend

6 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A weekend of tantalizing European action is in store as all ten Gallagher Premiership Rugby sides continue their Investec Champions Cup and Challenge Cup campaigns. A drama-filled opening round set the...

Henderson adds to long list of Leicester injuries

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leicester Tigers lock Cameron Henderson has been ruled out for the rest of the 2023/2024 season through injury. Henderson, 23, suffered a knee injury in Tigers’ victory over the DHL Stormers...

Champions Cup round up late winners and star performances light up round one

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

After a thrilling first weekend, we’re taking a look at the key moments and best action from the Investec Champions Cup Round 1. Pollard perfection  Leicester Tigers’ fly-half...