Heineken Cup

Champions Cup Review: Gameweek One

Joe Harvey brings you his review from the opening weekend of Heineken Champions Cup action including wins for Gloucester, Saracens and Newcastle Falcons.
16 October 2018

Champions Cup: Top 3 Fixtures This Weekend

As European rugby's elite club competition returns this weekend, TRU's Joe Harvey runs the rule over some of the standout fixtures from the opening round of this year's Heineken Champions Cup.
12 October 2018

Montpellier will be a real test for us - Socino

Argentinean international Juan Pablo Socino cannot wait to play against his brother Santiago and Newcastle Falcons later in the year, but for now, all of his focus is on making sure Edinburgh Rugby get off to a good start in the Heineken Champions Cup.
11 October 2018

Glasgow and Edinburgh preparing for their European adventures

With European rugby set to return in a couple of weeks, Scottish correspondent Gary Heatly attended the Heineken Champions Cup launch in Dublin and he chatted to both Glasgow and Edinburgh ahead of the new campaign.
27 September 2018

Twickenham Chosen for European Showcase

After all of the controversy, discussions and actions the European Rugby Champions Cup has been formed and the inaugural tournament’s showpiece event will be hosted by Twickenham Stadium.
12 August 2014

England Wait on Mako

Mako Vunipola faces a nervous 24-hour wait to discover whether he can play any part in England's three-Test New Zealand tour.
27 May 2014

Toulon Retain European Title

England World Cup winner Jonny Wilkinson signed off in style from the United Kingdom in his penultimate game before retirement as Toulon comfortably retained their European title.
25 May 2014

Saracen's Captain Borthwick is fit to lead

Captain Steve Borthwick has been named in the Saracens team for Saturday's Heineken Cup final against holders Toulon in Cardiff.
23 May 2014

TRU Exsclusive with Billy Vunipola - 'Discovery' of the Season

Pace, power and a path of destruction around the field are just a few of the distinct qualities about Billy Vunipola’s game, and all on the shoulders of a young 21-year-old.
21 May 2014

Borthwick Facing Fitness Race

Steve Borthwick's 'significant pectoral injury' could deny the Saracens captain the chance to close a decorated career with back-to-back Heineken Cup and Aviva Premiership finals.
21 May 2014

Jonny Wilkinson - What Next for The Perfect 10

“…There’s 35 seconds to go, this is the one… it’s coming back for Jonny Wilkinson; he drops for World Cup glory… “It’s up, it’s over, he’s done it! Jonny Wilkinson is England’s hero, yet again… England have just won the World Cup.”
20 May 2014

Saracens inspired by Semi-final victory

Owen Farrell says Saracens are determined to get "better and better" as they close in on a possible European and domestic trophy double.
16 May 2014

Young Expecting Tough Test in Paris

Dai Young admits Wasps must win their European Rugby Champions Cup play-off the hard way after being drawn to take on Stade Francais in Paris in the second leg.
7 May 2014

Wilkinson Eyes Second European Player of the Year Award

All five of the European Player of the Year nominees come from finalists Toulon and Saracens, with last year’s winner Wilkinson in contention.
1 May 2014

Toulon progress under Wilkinson's consistency

Defending champions Toulon stand just 80 minutes away from retaining their Heineken Cup crown after they edged past Munster 24-16 in Marseille
27 April 2014

Saracens crush French giants Clermont

Rampant Saracens cruised into their first Heineken Cup final after crushing French heavyweights Clermont Auvergne in record-breaking fashion at Twickenham.
27 April 2014

Heineken Cup Semi Final Preview - Saracens vs. ASM Clermont Auvergne

The Heineken Cup is undoubtedly the most prestigious competition in club rugby, in the Northern Hemisphere and now only four teams remain in the quest to be crowned the European Champions.
26 April 2014

Habana: Stander's Irish Switch is a loss to Boks

World Cup Winner Bryan Habana has admitted that the change of nationality for Munster’s South African-born flanker CJ Stander is a real “loss” for the Boks, after the news broke that the forward has now qualified to play for Ireland through residency.
22 April 2014

The Heineken Rugby Show 4

Heineken Rugby Show – The Masters chat with special guest US Open Champion Justin Rose
22 April 2014

D'Arcy Eyes Pro12 Glory

Leinster's Gordon D'Arcy insists he'll pursue the Rabo Pro12 with the same hunger he would the Heineken Cup after their quarter-final, 29-14, loss to Toulon. After years of trophy-less seasons, D'Arcy is now focused on securing a second Pro12 title in consecutive seasons.
22 April 2014