Champions Cup

2019 - 2020

Baptiste Couilloud's side step leaves Danny Priso clutching

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scrumhalf Baptiste Couilloud scored a brilliant brace as Lyon cruised to 45-17 victory over La Rochelle on Sunday.     The 22-year-old is yet another French scrumhalf showing exceptional promise...

Watch: Josua Tuisova on the rampage on his Lyon debut

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

It did not take Josua Juisova long to settle in at Lyon as he put in a stellar performance on debut against La Rochelle this past weekend.     The Fijian made the switch from Toulon to La...

Van Graan won't rush Carbery's return

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Munster head coach Johann van Graan is hopeful that Joey Carbery will be fit and available by Christmas after he returned from the World Cup with a recurrence of his ankle injury.     It...

Saracens won't be offloading stars says Nigel Wray despite salary cap punishment

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Saracens chairman Nigel Wray has insisted the club's team will not have to be ripped apart after being deducted 35 points and fined more than £5million for breaching the salary cap.     The current Premiership...

Sarries full-back Goode out for up to four months

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

European and Premiership champions Saracens are expected to be without European Player of the Year Alex Goode until the end of February.       Saracens full-back Alex Goode has been...

Pro14 Chief Executive denies talks over British and Irish league

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Pro14 chief executive Martin Anayi has stated that there has been no talks over a British and Irish League.     There has been speculation throughout the year of such a tournament being formed...

Saracens begin their Champions Cup defence in Paris

2 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Defending Champions Cup champions Saracens will begin their defence against Racing 92 at Paris La Défense Arena on Sunday, 17 November.   The Pool 4 confrontation is only one of a host of...

London Irish add Brad Davis to form coaching quintet

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Brad Davis will join the London Irish coaching set-up from the start of the 2019/20 Gallagher Premiership campaign.   The Australian was most recently with the Ospreys in the Pro14, where they won...

WATCH: The Challenge and Champions Cup Draw

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The draws for the composition of the pools for the 2019/20 Champions Cup and Challenge Cup.   CONFIRMED: The Challenge Cup 2019/20 Pools:Pool 1: Castres, Worcester,...