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Road to Marseille: Lyon

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Lyon having reached their maiden European final by advancing to the EPCR Challenge Cup showpiece, we look back at how they secured their clash with RC Toulon at Stade Vélodrome in Marseille...

The latest player movement and rumours

3 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and recently confirmed moves.         Gatland on the shortlist for USA job According to a report by the Daily...

Preview: Wasps bid to halt Lyon’s winning run

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps will need to halt Lyon’s six-match winning streak in the EPCR Challenge Cup this season in the clubs’ first ever meeting in Europe if they are to progress to their second final in the...

Lyon director of rugby Pierre Mignoni: We’ve not reached our limits yet

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon director of rugby Pierre Mignoni reckons there’s more to come from his side as he prepares them for the club’s first EPCR Challenge Cup semi-final on Saturday.   The TOP 14...

Challenge Cup: QF results & highlights ahead of semis

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gloucester vs Saracens:  Saracens were too much for the Cherry & Whites to handle as Mark McCall’s men powered to a 44-15 victory at Kingsholm.    Mark McCall’s men looked...

Lyon topple Glasgow in hard-fought contest

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

A strong finish saw Lyon claim a 35-27 home win over the Glasgow Warriors in the quarter-finals of the Challenge Cup.   Lyon opened the scoring with a penalty just a minute in, but Glasgow hit back...

Wasps edge Edinburgh in Challenge Cup quarter-final

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps progress to Challenge Cup semi-finals after coming out on top of an enthralling tussle with Edinburgh Rugby at DAM Health Stadium on Saturday.   Wasps will play the winner of Lyon against...

French clubs battling on two fronts as Top 14 race heats up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Six French clubs are in action across the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup quarter-finals this weekend but none have secured a playoff spot in the Top 14.   In the most competitive season since...

10 Facts ahead of the Challenge Cup quarter-finals

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Challenge Cup quarter-finals are upon us with the action kicking off on Friday.   Gloucester take on Saracens in the all-English quarter-final. Saturday's action kicks off with Edinburgh hosting...