European Champions Cup

La Rochelle, Lyon and Toulouse handed 28-0 wins for cancelled fixtures

French sides La Rochelle, Lyon and Toulouse have been handed a 28-0 win by the EPCR for their cancelled Heineken Champions Cup games in the second round.
19 December 2020

Match Report: Wasps 33-14 Montpellier

Wasps capitalised on the red-card to Henry Immelman as they defeated a 14-man Montpellier side 33-14 in the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Ricoh Arena.
19 December 2020

Toulon opts out of Scarlets clash due to Covid-19 concerns

Toulon has confirmed that they have pulled out of the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup clash against Scarlets scheduled on Friday.
19 December 2020

Bath's Champions Cup game against La Rochelle cancelled

Bath's Heineken Champions Cup game against La Rochelle becomes the latest fixture to be cancelled due to Covid-19 outbreak.
18 December 2020

Exploring France's incredible depth

Ahead of the second round of European fixtures taking place this weekend, Joe Harvey has taken a look at the French players making Fabien Galthié’s selection headaches more severe.
17 December 2020

Wasps rest Jack Willis, Joe Launchbury for Champions Cup game against Montpellier

Wasps head coach Lee Blackett has rested four international players including skipper Joe Launchbury for the second round of the Heineken Champions Cup against Montpellier.
17 December 2020

Champions Cup games involving Exeter and Glasgow cancelled due to Covid-19

Heineken Champions Cup games involving Exeter and Glasgow have been called off following an outbreak of Covid-19 in the Chiefs camp.
17 December 2020

Ben Kay exclusive interview: Champions Cup provided a “great boost for the game”

In a year which has thrown up many challenges and with rugby also experiencing a difficult time, the return of the Heineken Champions Cup was a welcome tonic for the sport.
16 December 2020

Ben Healy ruled out of Munster's Champions Cup clash against Clermont

Munster will lose the services of Academy fly-half Ben Healy for their upcoming Heineken Champions Cup game against Clermont following an injury.
16 December 2020

Semi Radradra to miss Bristol's Champions Cup game against Connacht

Bristol Bears director of rugby Pat Lam has confirmed that their star Fiji international Semi Radradra is ruled out of their upcoming Heineken Champions Cup game against Connacht.
16 December 2020

Wasps will be looking to impose a "quick game" on physical Montpellier

As Wasps prepare to host Montpellier at the Ricoh Arena in the Champions Cup, Joe Harvey heard from Head Coach Lee Blackett and wing Josh Bassett ahead of the game.
15 December 2020

Harlequins' Champions Cup game against Racing 92 to be without fans

Harlequins' second round Heineken Champions Cup will be without spectators after London enters tier 3 restrictions to curb surge in new coronavirus cases.
15 December 2020

Heineken Champions Cup Betting: What provider should you use?

After the excitement of the Autumn Nations Cup, club rugby takes the spotlight now.
14 December 2020

Match Report: Lyon 55-10 Gloucester Rugby

Lyon came up with a clinical performance as they outplayed Gloucester Rugby 55-10 in their Heineken Champions Cup opener.
14 December 2020

Match Report: Munster Rugby 21-7 Harlequins

Munster managed to hold off Harlequins as they registered a 21-7 win in the opening game of the Heineken Champions Cup at Thomond Park on Sunday.
14 December 2020

Match Report: Exeter Chiefs 42-0 Glasgow Warriors

Defending champions Exeter Chiefs started their European Champions Cup campaign with a convincing 42-0 win over Glasgow Warriors at Sandy Park on Sunday.
14 December 2020

Match Report: Toulon 26-14 Sale Sharks

A late surge from Sale Sharks did not prove enough as Toulon completed a 26-14 win in their Heineken Champions Cup opener at Stade Felix Mayol.
13 December 2020

Match Report: Dragons 8-24 Wasps

Wasps scored two tries in the final 12 minutes as they started their Heineken Champions Cup campaign with a 24-8 win at Rodney Parade.
13 December 2020

Match Report: Bath Rugby 19-23 Scarlets

Scarlets scored 10 points in the final quarter as they edged out Bath Rugby 23-19 in the opening round of the Heineken Champions Cup at Recreation Ground.
13 December 2020

Match Report: Bristol Bears 38-51 Clermont Auvergne

Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as Clermont Auvergne defeated Bristol Bears 51-38 in the Heineken Champions Cup opener at Ashton Gate.
13 December 2020