Heineken Cup

France Lose Dusautoir for Six Nations

France look set to be without their inspirational captain, and former World Player of the Year, Thierry Dusautoir, for the entire Six Nations because of injury.
20 January 2014

Tough trips await English pair

English challengers Leicester and Saracens will both face daunting Heineken Cup quarter-final missions later this season.
20 January 2014

Munster secure home quarter-final

Munster motored their way to a home Heineken Cup quarter-final as they brushed Edinburgh aside 38-6 at Thomond Park.
19 January 2014

Pienaar gives Ulster home help

South African Ruan Pienaar was the hero as Ulster clinched a Heineken Cup quarter-final home tie with a brilliant 22-19 victory at Leicester.
19 January 2014

Northampton battle past Castres

Northampton ended their Heineken Cup pool with a 13-3 victory over French champions Castres but it took them until the final minute to break down a ferocious visiting defence.
18 January 2014

Toulouse show power and experience against a persistent Saracens side

Saracens saw their hopes of topping Pool 3 in the Heineken Cup all but ended in south-west France as they were beaten 21-11 by Toulouse.
12 January 2014

North shines in Saints success

George North marked his return to Wales in Northampton colours by scoring a brilliant breakaway try, but Saints' Heineken Cup quarter-final hopes were still dealt a major blow.
12 January 2014

Munster dig deep to progress

Munster moved into the Heineken Cup quarter-finals as Pool Six winners after subduing Gloucester's admirable resistance at a sold-out Kingsholm.
12 January 2014

Toulon turn on style against Blues

Toulon produced a stunning second-half display to beat Cardiff Blues 43-20 and book their place in the Heineken Cup quarter-finals.
11 January 2014

Leicester hit back to beat Treviso

Leicester ensured Heineken Cup quarter-final qualification remains in their own hands as they picked up maximum points at Benetton Treviso.
11 January 2014

Warriors fight back to stun Exeter

Glasgow Warriors came back from 10-0 down to win at Exeter and climb off the foot of Heineken Cup Pool Two.
11 January 2014

Quins crushed by late Clermont show

Sitiveni Sivivatu's late try halted Harlequins' Heineken Cup recovery in its tracks as Clermont Auvergne clinched a 16-13 victory at the Stoop.
11 January 2014

Patchell out of the Six Nations

Wales and Cardiff Blues fly-half Rhys Patchell will miss the coming 2014 Six Nations after knee surgery will rule him out for several months.
7 January 2014

Talking Rugby Union at the Heineken Rugby Show

Here it is again, an early Christmas present courtesy of Talking Rugby Union and Heineken - the second episode of the Heineken Rugby Show.
20 December 2013

Davies Fears for Gloucester Hopes

Nigel Davies admitted Gloucester's Heineken Cup quarter-final hopes had suffered "a huge setback" after Pool Four rivals Edinburgh stunned them 16-10 at wet and windy Kingsholm.
16 December 2013

O'Shea Praises Team Ethic

Conor O'Shea acclaimed Harlequins' team ethic after completing a Heineken Cup double over Racing Metro despite operating on a far smaller budget.
16 December 2013

Cockerill Hails Defining Moment

Leicester director of rugby Richard Cockerill thinks his side's late win over Montpellier could be a defining moment in their Heineken Cup campaign.
16 December 2013

Tigers Claw to Vital Victory

Leicester left it very late to beat Montpellier as they snatched a vital 15-14 Heineken Cup win at the Stade Yves-du-Manoir.
15 December 2013

Gloucester Stunned by Edinburgh

Gloucester's Heineken Cup quarter-final hopes were left hanging by a thread after underdogs Edinburgh stunned them at Kingsholm.
15 December 2013

Quins Keep Alive hopes of Progress

Harlequins continued to snap at the heels of Clermont Auvergne as they kept alive their hopes of reaching the Heineken Cup quarter-finals by grinding Racing Metro into submission.
15 December 2013