European Champions Cup

Match Centre: Northampton Saints 20-24 Ulster

Ulster have claimed a place in the round of 16 as they edged out Northampton Saints 24-20 in the third round of the Heineken Champions Cup at cinch Stadium at Franklin's Gardens.
17 January 2022

Match Centre: Bristol Bears 28-17 Stade Francais

Bristol Bears have progressed to the round of 16 in the ongoing Heineken Champions Cup as they defeated Stade Francais 28-17 at Ashton Gate on Saturday.
16 January 2022

Match Centre: Exeter Chiefs 52-17 Glasgow Warriors

Tom O'Flaherty and Sam Simmonds shared five tries between then as Exeter Chiefs trounced Glasgow Warriors 52-17 in the third round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Sandy Park.
16 January 2022

Match Centre: La Rochelle 39-21 Bath Rugby

Bath's late surge went in vain as they were beaten by La Rochelle with a margin of 39-21 in the third round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Stade Marcel Deflandre.
16 January 2022

Alfie Barbeary stars as Wasps win 30-22 against Toulouse

Wasps produced an upset at the Coventry Building Society Arena by beating Toulouse 30-22 after Jacob Umaga was red carded in the first half, with potential England cap Alfie Barbeary putting in a Man of the Match performance against the European champions.
15 January 2022

Match Centre: Cardiff Rugby 33-36 Harlequins

Marcus Smith kicked the decisive penalty goal in the final minute as Harlequins edged out Cardiff Rugby with a 36-33 margin in the third round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Cardiff Arms Park on Friday.
15 January 2022

Confidence in their processes - Why Northampton are looking to the future with optimism

Northampton have always backed their vision on the pitch and with Chris Boyd stepping down as Director of Rugby at the end of the season, it sounds like that mindset is also shared away from the field.
14 January 2022

Munster receive Simon Zebo boost ahead of European clash against Castres

Munster have received a major boost ahead of their Heineken Champions Cup game against Castres with Simon Zebo cleared following a disciplinary hearing.
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

Cardiff fly-half Dan Fish suspended for three weeks

Cardiff fly-half Dan Fish has been suspended for three weeks following the recently concluded Heineken Champions Cup game against Harlequins played at Twickenham Stoop last weekend.
24 December 2021

Steve Borthwick proud of Leicester's win over Connacht

Leicester Tigers head coach Steve Borthwick said he was proud of his team's efforts following their 29-23 win over Connacht in the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Mattioli Woods Welford Road last weekend.
20 December 2021

Match Centre: Leicester Tigers 29-23 Connacht

Leicester Tigers have maintained their perfect start to the season as they edged out Connacht 29-23 in the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Mattioli Woods Welford Road.
19 December 2021

Rob Baxter confident of turnaround despite Exeter's defeat to Glasgow

Exeter Chiefs director of rugby Rob Baxter has backed his side to bounce back following a 7-22 defeat to Glasgow Warriors in the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Scotstoun Stadium on Saturday.
19 December 2021

Match Centre: Glasgow Warriors 22-7 Exeter Chiefs

Ross Thompson contributed with 15 points as Glasgow Warriors grinded past Exeter Chiefs with a 22-7 victory in the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Scotstoun Stadium.
19 December 2021

Match Centre: Harlequins 43-17 Cardiff Rugby

Harlequins maintained their perfect start to their Heineken Champions Cup campaign as they defeated Cardiff Rugby 43-17 in the second round at Twickenham Stoop on Saturday.
18 December 2021

Match Centre: Ulster 27-22 Northampton Saints

Ulster successfully managed overcome a late try from Courtnall Skosan as they maintained their perfect start to the Heineken Champions Cup with a 27-22 victory at Kingspan Stadium.
18 December 2021