Saracens begin their Champions Cup defence in Paris

3 weeks 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...

Challenge Cup Round 5 in numbers

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

EPC Rugby picked out some interesting statistics from last weekend’s European Rugby Challenge Cup games.         5 – Harlequins back-row forward Alex Dombrandt...

Pat Lam Focused On Maintaining Standards

7 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Head coach Pat Lam talks to Bristol Bears TV ahead of the European Challenge Cup clash versus Enisei STM.            

Worcester and Clermont reach Challenge Cup quarter-finals

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Worcester Warriors snatched a dramatic 20-18 win over the Ospreys to reach the quarter-finals of the European Rugby Challenge Cup and Clermont Auvergne beat Northampton Saints in a classic to qualify. Stand-in...

La Rochelle quarter-final bound after second-half rout stuns Zebre

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Zebre led at half-time of their European Challenge Cup match at La Rochelle, but the hosts fought back in stunning fashion on Friday.     La Rochelle stunned Zebre with an exceptional second-half...

Butler commits future to Warriors

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Warriors have once again illustrated their commitment to developing top talent from their Three Pears Academy by agreeing a two-year first-team deal with Will Butler.     The 20-year-old has...

Zebre land bonus point victory over Enisei-STM

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

    Zebre Rugby Club were far too strong for Enisei-STM as they made it three wins from four in Pool 4 of the Challenge Cup.           The Italian side...

Canna boots Zebre to victory

9 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Their Russian opponents were a match for the Italian side in the first-half which ended with the scores locked at 14-14. But the visitors slowly took charge after the interval with fly-half Carlo Canna...

Challenge Cup fixtures announced

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The EPCR have confirmed the 2018/19 Challenge Cup fixtures, with Dragons kicking off this season’s campaign in Romania against Timisoara Saracens at the Dan Paltinisanu Stadium on...

Line-up confirmed for the 2018/19 Challenge Cup

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

European Challenge Cup have announced their lineup for the following season, with nineteen clubs with as many as 12 European titles between them confirmed for what promises to be a highly-competitive 2018/19...