Heineken Cup

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

Quins last hope for Heineken Cup knock out

It was the cruellest of bounces that ultimately determined the winner of a scrappy affair last Friday night, with Harlequins beating Gloucester 21-14 to keep their Heineken Cup dreams alive.
19 January 2012

Heineken Cup: Week 5 Review

Heineken Cup: Week 5 Review
15 January 2012

Heineken Cup: Week 5 Preview

The pool stages of the Heineken Cup enter the final stretch this weekend, and with nobody guaranteed qualification to the quarter finals, everything is still to play for.
12 January 2012

Short Term Sacrifice

It is rare that northern rugby fans can stand on the threshold of a Heineken fortnight, tipsy with optimism.
11 January 2012

Dave's Five 2011 Highlights

Leinster retained their Heineken Cup trophy in the summer whilst the Queensland Reds played spectacular rugby down under to take the Super Rugby title.
31 December 2011

Heineken Cup: Week 4 Review

Biarritz scored four second-half tries as they came from behind to claim a bonus-point victory over a brave Treviso side on Friday night.
18 December 2011

Heineken Cup: Week 4 Preview

Round 4 sees the reverse fixtures of last week's matches, as Leicester, Edinburgh and others look to turn around last weekend's results to keep their prospects of reaching the quarter finals alive.
15 December 2011