Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Rounds 3 and 4 Referee Appointments

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Nika Amashukeli of Georgia will make his debut as a Champions Cup referee when he takes charge of the Round 3 fixture between Pool B joint-leaders, Racing 92, and Harlequins at Paris La Défense...

Munster Make Wholesale Changes For Belfast Trip

2 weeks ago by Irish Rugby News

Munster head coach Johann van Graan has made a raft of changes for Saturday’s Guinness PRO14 showdown with provincial rivals Ulster at Kingspan Stadium (kick-off 5.15pm). Niall Scannell and Liam...

PRO14 Derby Line Ups Confirmed

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The teams for Saturday's Guinness PRO14 Derbies have now been named and are listed below alongside Team Headlines, Match Official appointments and Live TV Broadcast information.   TEAM NEWS HEADLINES   #BENvZEB Despite...

A big battle set for Twickenham Stoop as Quins prepare to poke the Bears

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins and Bristol Bears will kick off proceedings in Round 4 of the Premiership when they do battle at the Twickenham Stoop.   The first two rounds of the European contest was not kind to Quins,...

Weekend of Irish derbies: Munster vs Leinster / Connacht vs Ulster

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Irish fans can settle in for a festive weekend bringing them two great derbies as Munster host Leinster and Ulster take on Connacht.   Munster vs Leinster:   One of the game’s favourite...

Rampant Racing 92 brush aside Harlequins in Champions Cup rout

3 weeks ago by The Guardian

Pool B: Harlequins 7-49 Racing 92Seven tries for Racing 92 in bonus point winHarlequins’ hopes of making an impression in the Champions Cup came to a brutal end as they were crushed 49-7 by Racing 92.A...

Mike Brown plays 50th European game

4 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins name team to host Racing 92 in first home Heineken Champions Cup game of the season Head of Rugby Paul Gustard has named the Quins team to face French side Racing 92 at The Twickenham Stoop...

Clermont lock horns with Munster in massive Round 2 clash

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

As Munster and Clermont sharpen their swords for what should be a great clash, the French side will take comfort from the fact that the rivalry’s history is tilted in their favour with five victories...

No short-term return for Carbery as Munster rule Healy out for up to four weeks

1 month ago by Irish Independent

Munster expect to be without injured out-half Ben Healy for between two and four weeks after he suffered a shoulder injury against Harlequins.

Danny Care accuses Munster players of diving

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Harlequins scrumhalf Danny Care has hit back Munster's claims of targeting flyhalf Ben Healy with the former England International believing that Munster were guilty of simulation during their...