European Challenge Cup

Match Centre: Brive 5-55 Saracens

Saracens came up with an eight-try performance as they trounced Brive 55-5 in the fifth round of the European Challenge Cup at Stade Amedee-Domenech.
9 April 2022

Nominees for European Player of the Year 2022 announced

The nominees for EPCR European Player of the Year for the 2021/22 season has been unveiled.
1 February 2022

Match Centre: Gloucester 68-19 USA Perpignan

Gloucester came up with a 10-try performance as they trounced USA Perpignan 68-19 in the fourth round of the European Challenge Cup at Kingsholm Stadium on Saturday.
23 January 2022

Match Centre: Zebre 26-36 Worcester Warriors

Worcester Warriors registered their first win in the ongoing European Challenge Cup as they defeated Zebre 36-26 in the fourth round at Stadio Sergio Lanfranchi on Saturday.
23 January 2022

Newcastle's European Challenge Cup game against Toulon cancelled

The fourth round European Challenge Cup game between Newcastle and Toulon to be played at Stade Felix Mayol on Saturday has been cancelled due to positive cases in the Falcons squad.
21 January 2022

Match Centre: Biarritz 13-17 Newcastle Falcons

George Wacokecoke scored the decisive try in the end as Newcastle Falcons edged out Biarritz Olympique 17-13 in the third round of the European Challenge Cup at Parc des Sports Aguiléra.
15 January 2022

Joe Batley Exclusive: From the dream nearly being over to Worcester regular

With Toulon making the trip to Sixways this weekend, Worcester Warriors lock Joe Batley, spoke to TRU’s Joe Harvey about the club’s season so far, growing up, his personality and the 25-year-old’s hopes for the future.
14 January 2022

European cup fixtures in France to go ahead after government relaxes Covid rules

The likes of Sale Sharks will be in action this weekend after the French government relaxed travel restrictions, but unvaccinated Premiership players would be forced to isolate for 10 days if they travel.
13 January 2022

EPCR cancels postponed round two European matches

EPCR has confirmed that the postponed second round European Champions and Challenge Cup matches have been cancelled.
11 January 2022

Quarantine rules in France pose threat to European competitions

The European Professional Club Rugby is hoping for a relaxation in the French quarantine rules ahead of the third and fourth rounds of Champions and Challenge Cup matches.
11 January 2022

Round 3 and 4 European fixtures set to go ahead confirms EPCR

The EPCR has announced that the third and fourth group stage matches in the Heineken Champions Cup and EPCR Challenge Cup.
7 January 2022

2022 Guinness Six Nations - What next for the tournament?

With there being plenty of speculation about the Six Nations, with heavy crowd restrictions in Wales and Scotland, TRU’s Joe Harvey has taken a look at what this could all mean for the tournament, less than a month before it gets underway.
7 January 2022

Match Centre: Gloucester 54-25 Benetton

Gloucester ran an eight try riot as Gloucester Rugby trounced Benetton 54-25 in their European Challenge Cup clash at Kingsholm Stadium.
18 December 2021

Second round European games between French and UK clubs postponed

The second round clashes in the ongoing European competitions between French and British teams this weekend have been postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions.
17 December 2021

Saracens' European Challenge Cup game with Pau called off

Saracens have forfeited their European Challenge Cup fixture against Pau due to positive Covid-19 cases in the English club.
15 December 2021

Match Centre: Pau 10-33 London Irish

Agustin Creevy and Olly Cracknell scored two tries apiece as London Irish trounced Pau 33-10 in their European Challenge Cup opener at Stade du Hameau.
12 December 2021

Match Centre: Saracens 18-21 Edinburgh

WP Nel's try in the 66th minute proved to be the difference as Saracens edged out Edinburgh Rugby 21-18 in the opening game of the European Challenge Cup at StoneX Stadium.
12 December 2021

Match Centre: Newcastle Falcons 31-26 Worcester Warriors

Max Wright created the record for the fastest try in the European competitions as Newcastle Falcons edged out Worcester Warriors in the opening round of the European Challenge Cup at Kingston Park.
11 December 2021

Match Centre: Lyon 19-13 Gloucester Rugby

Lyon kick-started their European Challenge Cup campaign with a victory as they defeated Gloucester 19-13 at Matmut Stadium de Gerland on Friday.
11 December 2021

Schedule for Heineken Champions Cup 2021/22 season confirmed

The European Professional Club Rugby has confirmed the dates and kick-off times for the Heineken Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup tournaments.
7 October 2021