European Champions Cup

EPCR relax player registration rules following Covid crisis

The organisers of the European competitions European Professional Club Rugby have relaxed the player registration rules ahead of the opening round due to the ongoing Covid crisis.
3 December 2021

Scarlets urge EPCR to allow rescheduling of games

Scarlets chairman Simon Muderack has requested European tournament organisers to allow postponement of the games affected due to Covid-19.
2 December 2021

Antoine Dupont: France’s objective of staying “consistent” this autumn

The world-class scrum-half will captain France this autumn and insists Les Bleus need to be coherent in their performances as the focus begins to sharpen on their home World Cup.
26 October 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

Fixtures for 2021/22 season of Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup announced

EPCR have confirmed the fixtures for the Heineken Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup for the 2021/22 season.
10 September 2021

Groups for Heineken Champions Cup 2021/22 season announced

Defending champions Toulouse will be facing Wasps and Cardiff Blues as the draws for the 2021/22 season of the Heineken Champions Cup was unveiled on Wednesday.
21 July 2021

EPCR unveil Heineken Champions Cup format for 2021/22 season

The EPCR have announced the format for the 2021/22 season of Heineken Champions Cup which will have 71 games.
28 June 2021

'We form part of Toulouse's legacy' - Antoine Dupont after club's Heineken Champions Cup triumph

Toulouse scrum-half Antoine Dupont feels that him and his teammates are now part of the club's legacy as they clinched the European Champions Cup for the fifth time.
24 May 2021

TRU's Champions Cup Team of the Tournament

Following the Champions Cup final on Saturday at Twickenham, TRU have compiled their Team of the Tournament.
24 May 2021

Video Highlights: European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals

The finals of the European Challenge Cup and Heineken Champions Cup saw Montpellier and Toulouse winning the titles respectively.
24 May 2021

Jono Gibbes proud of La Rochelle's effort despite defeat to Toulouse in Champions Cup final

La Rochelle director of rugby Jono Gibbes said he was proud of the team's effort despite losing the Heineken Champions Cup final to Toulouse at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday.
23 May 2021

Antoine Dupont named EPCR European Player of the Year

France and Toulouse scrum-half Antoine Dupont was named the EPCR European Player of the Year after guiding his club to a fifth Champions Cup title.
23 May 2021

Toulouse edge out La Rochelle 22-17 to claim fifth European Champions Cup title

Romain Ntamack contributed with 17 points as Toulouse edged out La Rochelle with a five-point margin at Twickenham Stadium to claim the Heineken Champions Cup.
23 May 2021

Cheslin Kolbe Interview: I have so much respect for everyone at Toulouse for what they have done for me

The World Cup winner talks about his time with Toulouse, the possibility of representing the Springboks against the Lions and starting a new dynasty with one of Europe’s most decorated clubs.
22 May 2021

Will Skelton: "We are not just playing out there for us - We are playing for our fans, families and friends”

Ahead of La Rochelle’s Champions Cup Final encounter with Toulouse at Twickenham on Saturday afternoon, Will Skelton spoke about life with one of France’s fastest-growing clubs.
21 May 2021

Match Centre: La Rochelle 32-23 Leinster

Ihaia West contributed with 22 points as La Rochelle went on to defeat Leinster 32-23 in the semi-final of the Heineken Champions Cup at Stade Marcel-Deflandre on Sunday.
2 May 2021

Match Centre: Toulouse 21-9 Bordeaux Begles

Toulouse have progressed to the final of the Heineken Champions Cup for the first time since 2010 as they defeated Bordeaux Begles 21-9 in the semi-final at Stade Ernest Wallon.
2 May 2021

Why something 'special' is happening in La Rochelle this season

Ahead of their first ever Champions Cup semi-final against Leinster on Sunday afternoon, Jono Gibbes and Victor Vito spoke about a historic clash for La Rochelle.
1 May 2021

Twickenham Stadium to host Champions and Challenge Cup finals

The finals of the Heineken Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup this season will be played at Twickenham Stadium.
30 April 2021

Leinster's experience against La Rochelle's flair - Who will come out on top?

Ahead of their Champions Cup semi-final against La Rochelle on Sunday, Leinster’s Robin McBryde, Devin Toner and Ronan Kelleher discussed what will be a tricky encounter in France.
28 April 2021