European Champions Cup

Racing 92 begin Champions Cup with 30-10 win over defending champions Saracens

Racing 92 kick-started their European Champions Cup campaign with a 30-10 bonus point win over defending champions Saracens at Paris La Defense Arena on Sunday.
18 November 2019

Glasgow overcome Sale Sharks with 13-7 win

Glasgow Warriors overcome a late charge from Sale Sharks as they kick-started their European Champions Cup campaign with a 13-7 win over Sale Sharks at Scotstoun Stadium.
17 November 2019

Cooney helps Ulster to 16-17 win over Bath Rugby

John Cooney contributed with 12 points including the decisive penalty goal in the 71st minute as Ulster edged out Bath Rugby 16-17 in their European Rugby Champions Cup encounter at Recreation Ground on Saturday.
16 November 2019

European Champions Cup 2019/20 season Preview

As Europe's biggest rugby competition kicks-off on Friday, we take a look at how the teams are shaping ahead of the round one of the Heineken Champions Cup.
15 November 2019

Seb Negri Column: There is a lot of excitement to be back on the biggest stage in Europe

In his latest TRU column, Benetton and Italy’s Seb Negri reflects on the Rugby World Cup as well as his experience in Japan plus, he discusses the Pro14 and the upcoming European Champions Cup.
14 November 2019

EPCR left disappointed over absence of Saracens in competition launch

The European Professional Club Rugby expressed disappointment on Saracens' decision to not send any of their representatives for the launch of the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup tournaments in Cardiff on Wednesday.
6 November 2019

Saracens to kick-start Champions Cup campaign against Racing 92

Three-time champions Saracens will begin their European Champions Cup title defence against Racing 92 on 17th November as the fixtures for the 2019/20 season were unveiled on Friday.
24 August 2019

Kelly Brown: ''You have to make sure that as a coach you keep evolving, you can't stand still"

Kelly Brown was never a man to take a backwards step as a distinguished player over the years for Melrose, Border Reivers, Glasgow Warriors, Saracens and Scotland.
10 July 2019

Saracens in same group as Munster and Racing 92 as Champions Cup pool draw announced for 2019/20 season

Defending champions Saracens will face a stern test in the 2019/20 season of European Champions Cup as they are grouped in same Pool as Munster, Racing 92 and Ospreys.
19 June 2019

Josh Beaumont Column: It was a special day and one I will remember for a long time

After captaining his country on Sunday, TRU columnist Josh Beaumont has penned his final words of the season as he reflects on a special day at Twickenham, England and an exciting 2019/20 campaign to come.
6 June 2019

Johnny Sexton rues missed chances in Leinster's Champions Cup final defeat to Saracens

Leinster Rugby skipper and Ireland international Johnny Sexton said the missed chances proved costly in their 10-20 defeat in the final of the Heineken Champions Cup against Saracens at St James' Park in Newcastle last weekend.
14 May 2019

Heineken Champions Cup final - Leinster Rugby v Saracens - Highlights

Saracens went on to clinch their third European Champions Cup title after they went on to defeat Leinster Rugby 10-20 in the final at St James' Park on Saturday.
13 May 2019

Alex Goode wins EPCR European Player of the Year Award

Saracens full-back Alex Goode has been named the EPCR European Player of the Year following his impressive performance in the 2018/19 season.
12 May 2019

Saracens clinch third Champions Cup title after beating Leinster 10-20 in final

Sean Maitland and Billy Vunipola scored tries as Saracens went on to clinch their third European Champions Cup title after beating Leinster 10-20 in the final at St James' Park in Newcastle on Saturday.
12 May 2019

Ringrose and Larmour will be key to Leinster’s Euro bid

EPCR European Player of the Year nominees Garry Ringrose and Jordan Larmour are the men who can break down Saracens defence and help Leinster lift the Heineken Champions Cup for a record fifth time on Saturday, according to Brian O’Driscoll.
8 May 2019

Saracens receive Mako Vunipola boost ahead of Champions Cup final against Leinster

Saracens have received a much-needed boost ahead of their European Champions Cup final against Leinster to be played in Newcastle on Saturday with England international Mako Vunipola declared fit.
8 May 2019

Fergus McFadden to miss remainder of season for Leinster after handed six-week ban

Ireland international Fergus McFadden will miss the remainder of the season for Leinster after he was handed a six-week ban.
3 May 2019

Leinster Rugby v Saracens - Heineken Champions Cup final - Game details

Leinster will be in contention to defend the Heineken Champions Cup title when they face Premiership side Saracens in the final at St James' Park in Newcastle on 11th May.
24 April 2019

Saracens beat Munster 32-16 to reach semi-final of Heineken Champions Cup

Saracens went on to reach the final of the Heineken Champions Cup after beating Munster 32-16 in the semi-final at Ricoh Arena on Saturday.
21 April 2019

How failure reset Toulouse on the path to success

From Cheslin Kolbe's dancing feet at the Rec to a Heineken Champions Cup semi-final. Toulouse's revival may yet have the perfect ending in Newcastle...
3 April 2019