European Challenge Cup

Video Highlights: European Challenge Cup semi-finals

The European Challenge Cup semi-final saw Toulon and Bristol Bears register wins and now will lock horns with each other in the final next month.
28 September 2020

Toulon beat Leicester Tigers 34-19 in European Challenge Cup semi-final

Toulon have secured a berth in the European Challenge Cup final after they defeated Leicester Tigers 34-19 in the semi-final at Stade Felix Mayol on Saturday.
27 September 2020

Bristol Bears reach Challenge Cup final with 37-20 win over Bordeaux in extra time

Bristol Bears have reached the European Challenge Cup final for the first time as they defeated Bordeaux Begles 37-20 at Ashton Gate in the semi-final on Saturday.
26 September 2020

The ever learning Leicester Tigers ahead of their Challenge Cup semi-final

Ahead of their Challenge Cup semi-final against Toulon, Leicester Tigers’ George Ford and Geordan Murphy explained how the club are taking steps forward.
24 September 2020

Leicester Tigers progress into semi-final after play-off against Castres Olympique cancelled

Leicester Tigers have qualified for the semi-finals of the European Challenge Cup after their Sunday's play-off game against Castres was cancelled.
20 September 2020

Bordeaux-Begles ends European campaign for Edinburgh

A clinical first half performance proved decisive for Bordeaux-Begles as they defeated Edinburgh 23-14 in the quarter-final of the European Challenge Cup at Stade Chaban-Delmas on Saturday.
19 September 2020

Seven-try Bristol beat Dragons 56-17 to reach semi-final of Challenge Cup

Bristol Bears came up with a seven-try dominant performance as they defeated Dragons 56-17 in the quarter-final of the European Challenge Cup at Ashton Gate on Friday.
19 September 2020

Pat Lam and Bristol Bears eyeing Challenge Cup success

Bristol Bears Director of Rugby Pat Lam admits the club are targeting success in the European Challenge Cup ahead of their quarter-final with Dragons.
17 September 2020

Clubs allowed to play new signing in European competitions

The organisers of European Champions and Challenge Cups have confirmed that the clubs will be allowed to play the new signings when the play-offs resume next month.
19 August 2020

Dates finalised for quarter-finals of European competitions

The European Professional Club Rugby organisers have unveiled the dates and venues for this season's Champions and Challenge Cups quarter-finals.
17 July 2020

2020 European Champions and Challenge Cup finals moved from Marseille

The finals of the 2019/20 edition of European Champions and Challenge Cups have been moved away from Marseille due to 'insufficient safeguards' in the venue.
10 July 2020

Dates for European Rugby Champions and Challenge Cups Finals announced

The European Professional Club Rugby has announced that the remainder of the Champions and Challenge Cup including the finals will be played in September and October.
25 June 2020

EPCR considering expanded Champions Cup next season

The European Professional Club Rugby on Thursday stated that a 24-club Champions Cup tournament is being considered for the next season.
15 May 2020

European Champions and Challenge Cup play-offs set to be postponed until September

The European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup play-offs is unlikely to be played before September following the pandemic coronavirus crisis.
1 May 2020

EPCR discuss possibility of Club World Cup

The European Professional Club Rugby has confirmed that they are in discussion about unveiling an annual Club World Cup concept.
7 April 2020

European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup play-offs and finals suspended

The European Professional Club Rugby has confirmed that the play-offs and the finals of Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup have been suspended following the pandemic coronavirus.
24 March 2020

European Rugby quarter-finals postponed

The European Professional Club Rugby board has announced that the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup have been postponed following the outbreak of coronavirus disease.
17 March 2020

Harry Randall's late-try help Bristol secure draw against Zebre

Harry Randall scored the decisive try in the final minute while Callum Sheedy kicked a nerveless conversion as Bristol Bears sealed a 7-7 draw against Zebre in their European Rugby Challenge Cup face-off at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi.
19 January 2020

Leicester Tigers secure home quarter-final despite 24-17 defeat to Pau

A dominating first half performance from Pau proved enough as they completed a 24-17 win over Leicester Tigers in their European Rugby Challenge Cup encounter at Stade du Hameau.
19 January 2020

Cardiff Blues' 10-try performance against Calvisano goes in vain

Cardiff Blues came up with a 10-try performance as they dominated Calvisano 64-3 in their European Challenge Cup encounter at Cardiff Arms Park on Saturday.
18 January 2020