Champions Cup

Ins, outs and the latest rugby rumours

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

We recap some of the top stories, rumours and recently confirmed.     Leone Nakarawa attracting interest in England Leone Nakawara has been linked with a move to the Premiership.    Midi...

Munster set to sign Fekitoa

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Irish heavyweights Munster are set to gain the services of former All Black and current Wasps centre Malakai Fekitoa.    It has been rumoured that the 29 year-old Fekitoa...

Champions & Challenge Cup COVID Timeline Update

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at all the squad updates throughout the week as some Champions Cup & Challenge Cup fixtures get axed.   Monday Updates   Montpellier vs Leinster:   Leinster...

Munster v Castres: Squad Announcement & Info

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster:   There are five changes to the side that secured a bonus-point win over Wasps in Coventry five days ago. Ben Healy starts at out-half with Niall Scannell, John Ryan, Jean Kleyn and Jack...

Champions & Challenge Cup Wednesday COVID Update

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Montpellier vs Leinster Rugby     Leinster Rugby returned to training today at UCD following Monday’s postponement and a full round of antigen and PCR tests which were carried out on...

Champions Cup Round 2 COVID Monday Update

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A look at all the squad updates following Round 1 of the Champions Cup.   Montpellier vs Leinster:   Leinster Rugby   Given the positive Covid-19 cases in Leinster Rugby ahead of Saturday’s...

Champions & Challenge Cup Disciplinary hearings - Round 1

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Here follows a list of disciplinary hearings from Round 1 of the Champions & Challenge Cups. Red card – Brad Shields (Wasps)The Wasps second row, Brad Shields (No 4), was issued with a red card...

Big blow for Carbery and Munster

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster and Ireland have received some bad news as it has been confirmed that live-wire flyhalf Joey Carbery has sustained an injury which will keep him on the sidelines for some time.    The 26...

Munster maul 14-man Wasps

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Keith Earls, Patrick Campbell, Andrew Conway and Scott Buckley crossed the whitewash for Munster Rugby as they earned a 35-14 victory over Wasps at the Coventry Building Society Arena.   In...