Heineken Cup

Quins Manage Only a Bonus Point in Second Straight Loss in the Heineken Cup

Harlequins fell to a second straight loss in the Heineken Cup, with only a last-gasp drop-goal from Nick Evans earning them a losing bonus point against Clermont Auvergne.
21 October 2013

Champions Shocked by Cardiff

Reigning Heineken Cup champions Toulon suffered a surprise 19-15 defeat to Cardiff Blues on Saturday at Arms Park.
21 October 2013

Toulouse Edge to Wembley Win

Saracens fell short at a packed out Wembley on Friday night as a late Owen Farrell drop-goal missed the mark; handing Toulouse a 17-16 victory and the upper hand in Pool 3 of the competition.
21 October 2013

Leicester Steal Late Bonus Point Win

Leicester Tigers stole a bonus point 34-3 win over Benetton Treviso at Welford Road on Friday night.
21 October 2013

Toulon And Wilkinson Heineken Cup Favourites

Bookmakers William Hill make Toulon and Jonny Wikinson the favourites to win the Heineken Cup this season and finish as top points-scorer respectively.
10 October 2013

A Solution Can Be Found - ERC's Derek McGrath

European Rugby Cup Chief Executive Derek McGrath remains adamant that a solution to the current dispute over the future of European rugby can still be found.
30 September 2013

Heineken Cup Launched Amid Confusion

The 2013-14 Heineken Cup season was launched in Paris earlier this week despite its future as European rugby's premier competition being shrouded in confusion and doubt.
24 September 2013

Is This The End Of The Heineken Cup?

From next season the top French and English sides have said they will move away from the Heineken Cup and create their own Anglo-French competition.
11 September 2013

Toulon 21 - 15 Leicester

Jonny Wilkinson seals Toulon's Heineken Cup semi-final spot with an impressive kicking display, as the French side fight-back from a half-time deficit, to beat a disappointed Leicester.
13 April 2013

Northampton Fight Back For Bonus Point Victory

Premiership leaders Northampton Saints began their Heineken cup campaign on Sunday with a stunning comeback against Glasgow Warriors at a near full Franklins Gardens.
23 October 2012

Celtic Unions Set to Block Euro Proposals

The future of European rugby looks uncertain this off season as the Celtic unions prepare to block proposed changes by Premiership Rugby and the Ligue Nationale Rugby.
19 July 2012

Can Tigers come roaring back in 2012/2013?

For many Leicester Tigers fans, last season was one of the strangest and unpredictable of the professional era.
28 June 2012

Heineken Cup draw

Reigning Heineken Cup champions Leinster have been handed a daunting draw for next season's competition.
12 June 2012

TRU writers Heineken Cup Teams of the Year

With another fantastic year of Heineken Cup rugby the 2012 Heineken Cup is now over
21 May 2012

Premiership Rugby confirms intent to cut European ties

Premiership Rugby chief executive Mark McCafferty has confirmed that his organisation intend to cut their ties with European Rugby Cup Ltd (ERC) unless they agree to an overhaul of the Heineken Cup.
12 May 2012

Super 15 - Rugby's Elite Tournament

There has long been a debate surrounding which is the elite club rugby competition in the world - the Heineken Cup or the Super 15.
7 May 2012

Northern Hemisphere: Do we need a re-structure?

If you spend any time reading online rugby forums, there is a chance that at some point you will have seen a debate regarding whether the Northern Hemisphere season needs restructuring.
27 March 2012

Heineken Cup: Week 6 Review

Munster ensured that they would have a home quarter-final in the Heineken Cup after they ran out 51-36 winners over Northampton Saints in an epic encounter at Stadium:MK
23 January 2012

Ireland Six Nations squad, too safe?

Declan Kidney is an excellent rugby coach. An under-19 world title, two Heineken cups and an Irish Grand Slam confirm as much.
19 January 2012

Heineken Cup: Week 6 Preview

The pool stages of the Heineken Cup come to a head this weekend with six of the eight quarter-final places still up for grabs.
19 January 2012