Champions Cup

Where are they now? The Leinster team that won the Province's first Champions Cup Title

7 hours ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster face off against La Rochelle this weekend, with the Irish Province searching for a record-equalling fifth Champions Cup title.   With Leo Cullen's men looking to add a fifth...

Class of 2022: Retiring Players XV

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2021/22 season is drawing to a close which means several players will be bringing their careers to an end.   We take a look at these players in the form of XV.   1. Rhys...

Leinster hoping for lethal form against La Rochelle, sweating on Lowe & Furlong

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster senior coach Stuart Lancaster is under no illusions about the task which lies in wait for his players as they gear up for battle with La Rochelle with the title of European Champions hanging in...

Leinster ready to take on Stade Rochelais up front

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Leinster Rugby are ready to resist Stade Rochelais’ forward power when they meet in the Heineken Champions Cup final.   That is the message from back-row Caelan Doris as the teams prepare...

Victor Vito: Final is Stade Rochelais’ biggest game

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Rochelais back-row forward Victor Vito has branded next weekend’s Heineken Champions Cup final against Leinster Rugby as “the biggest game in our history”.   The French...

Leinster & Munster draw swords once again at the Aviva

5 days 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...

Toulouse confirm yet another new signing, reuniting brothers

6 days 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...

Rugby Bits PODCAST: Lukhanyo Am’s Presence, Siya Kolisi Legacy, Champions Cup, URC & more on TwoSides Documentary

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Kooks and Shaun are at the helm in this episode as they jump into Leinster’s Champions Cup performance which was near on perfect, Toulouse’s stuttering season the Itoje v Etzebeth battle...

Provincial State of Mind: Episode 25

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

On this podcast, the Provincial State of Mind go over Leinster's big win over Toulouse before previewing the end of the regular URC season and answering some reader questions.