European Champions Cup

EPCR scrap two-legged Round of 16 games for Champions Cup next season

The European Professional Club Rugby has confirmed the scrapping of two-legged round of 16 ties in the 2022/23 season of the Champions Cup.
10 May 2022

Johann van Graan 'incredibly proud' of Munster's performance despite Champions Cup exit

Munster head coach Johann van Graan heaped praise on his side after they were edged out by Toulouse in the quarter-finals of the Heineken Champions Cup at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday.
8 May 2022

Match Centre: Heineken Champions Cup: Leicester Tigers 14-23 Leinster

Leinster are through to the semi-finals of the Heineken Champions Cup after they defeated Leicester Tigers 23-14 in the quarter-finals at Mattioli Woods Welford Road on Saturday.
8 May 2022

Toulouse edge out Munster in penalty shootout to reach semi-finals of Heineken Champions Cup

Toulouse have progressed to the semi-final of the Heineken Champions Cup after they edged out Munster in a penalty shootout after both the teams were tied at 24-24 at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday.
8 May 2022

Munster will be better prepared for Toulouse challenge - Johann van Graan

Munster Rugby head coach Johann van Graan believes his side will be better equipped to face Toulouse when the two teams lock horns with each other in the quarter-finals of the Heineken Champions Cup at Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
5 May 2022

Exclusive: Jack Metcalf on opportunities with Sale, his time in the National Leagues and overcoming adversity

Jack Metcalf has had an interesting journey to the top and he spoke to TRU's Joe Harvey.
5 May 2022

Andrew Conway returns to training ahead of Munster's Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final against Toulouse

Munster Rugby have confirmed that Ireland international Andrew Conway will return to training ahead of the club's Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final game against Toulouse at the Aviva Stadium.
3 May 2022

Josh Beaumont Column: "I think the game is continuing to mirror society when it comes to discussing mental health"

Josh Beaumont highlights the importance of the RPA's Restart Rugby Weekend plus he looks ahead to Sale's Champions Cup quarter-final and discusses why there are reasons to be positive about rugby in the North-West.
27 April 2022

Leicester Tigers lock Ollie Chessum banned for three games

Leicester Tigers lock Ollie Chessum has been suspended for three weeks following his red card incident in the Heineken Champions Cup game against Clermont last weekend.
21 April 2022

Northampton Saints fly-half Dan Biggar handed three-week suspension

Northampton Saints fly-half Dan Biggar has been handed a three-week suspension following his red-card incident in the recently concluded European Challenge Cup game against Gloucester.
21 April 2022

Quarter-finals schedule for Heineken Champions Cup

The quarter-final schedule for the Heineken Champions Cup has been unveiled with the matches scheduled on the weekend of 6/7/8 May.
18 April 2022

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 27-17 Clermont Auvergne

Leicester Tigers managed to hold off Clermont Auvergne with a 27-17 margin in the second leg as they progressed to the quarter-finals of the Heineken Champions Cup at Mattioli Woods Welford Road on Saturday.
17 April 2022

Match Centre: Munster Rugby 26-10 Exeter Chiefs

Joey Carbery contributed with 21 points as Munster Rugby defeated Exeter Chiefs 26-10 to make it to the quarter-finals in the Heineken Champions Cup at Thomond Park.
17 April 2022

Match Centre: Bristol Bears 29-35 Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks successfully overcame red card to Arron Reed and yellow cards to Faf de Klerk and Nick Schonert as they edged past Bristol Bears with a 35-29 margin at Ashton Gate on Friday.
16 April 2022

Leicester Tigers centre Guy Porter banned for three games

Leicester Tigers centre Guy Porter has been handed a three week suspension following his red card incident in the recently concluded Heineken Champions Cup clash against Clermont.
15 April 2022

Leinster's Jamison Gibson-Park cited following high tackle on Kieran Marmion

Leinster scrum-half Jamison Gibson-Park has been cited following his yellow card incident in the recently concluded round of 16 Heineken Champions Cup game against Connacht.
13 April 2022

Match Centre: Montpellier 40-26 Harlequins

Zach Mercer scored a double as Montpellier defeated Harlequins 40-26 in the first leg of the Heineken Champions Cup at GGL Stadium on Sunday.
11 April 2022

Match Centre: Clermont Auvergne 10-29 Leicester Tigers

Leicester Tigers managed to overcome a red card to Guy Porter as they defeated Clermont 29-10 in the first leg of the Heineken Champions Cup round of 16 clash at Stade Marcel-Michelin.
11 April 2022

Match Centre: Exeter Chiefs 13-8 Munster Rugby

Exeter Chiefs opened the knock-out stage of the Heineken Champions Cup with a 13-8 win over Munster Rugby in the first leg at Sandy Park on Saturday.
10 April 2022

Match Centre: Sale Sharks 9-10 Bristol Bears

Rob du Preez's penalty goal in the end went in vain as Bristol Bears edged out Sale Sharks 10-9 in the opening leg of the Heineken Champions Cup at AJ Bell Stadium.
10 April 2022