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La Rochelle advance to Champions Cup quarter-finals in dream debut season

1 year ago by Breaking : Rugby

Champions Cup novices La Rochelle are through to the quarter-finals at the first attempt as winners of Pool 1 but a spirited Harlequins performance prevented them from getting a home tie.

Champions Cup Highlights: Ulster Rugby v La Rochelle

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ulster come away with a crucial home victory to put them top of Pool 1 going into the final round of fixtures. La Rochelle get the losing BP to remain a point behind them in 2nd place. The french side...

Lealiifano Set For Final Home Game For Ulster

1 year ago by Irish Rugby News

The Ulster starting XV has been announced for Saturday's Champions Cup round 5 showdown with La Rochelle at Kingspan Stadium (kick-off 1pm). Limited tickets are still available via

The Best All Black XV Playing In Europe

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Ben Franks (London Irish, 47 Caps) - The 2015 World Cup final was the last of his 47 caps for the two-time World Cup winner. Ben joined London Irish from the Hurricanes after the RWC 2015. With...

Crunch Champions Cup Clashes

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Champions Cup Rugby makes its debut in 2018 this weekend with only two rounds left in the pool stages of the competition.   We take a look at what we think is the biggest match from each pool.    Pool...