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Cardiff beat Edinburgh to advance to semi’s

Cardiff Blues advanced to the semi-finals of the European Challenge Cup after an excellent 20-6 triumph over Edinburgh at Murrayfield. Although the Scots opened the...

Scarlets book semi final spot

Scarlets booked themselves a place in the Champions Cup semi-finals after they beat La Rochelle 29-17 at Parc y Scarlets on Good Friday. Tries from...

Challenge Cup Quarter Finals decided

Cardiff Blues and Toulouse ended their Challenge Cup pool campaigns with wins but it is only the Blues who progress from Pool 2. In Pool...

Saracens and Ospreys plays to boring draw

A last-minute penalty from Dan Biggar rescued Ospreys a 15-15 draw at the Liberty Stadium against Saracens. It was a tightly fought first 40, with...

French sides victories in Challenge Cup

The French sides came out on top in the late Challenge Cup matches played on Saturday with Pau, Brive and Bordeaux-Bègles victorious. Pau 42-14 Zebre Pau...

Challenge Cup Wrap – Wins for Dragons, Oyonnax and Edinburgh

Newcastle consolidated their position at the top of Pool 1 with a narrow victory over Dragons while Oyonnax, Edinburgh and Bordeaux Bègles also won. Oyonnax 27-20...

Pau keep unbeaten record against Agen

Pau made it four wins from four in the Challenge Cup after they defeated Agen 26-12, giving them an eight-point cushion in Pool 3. The...

Gloucester, Sale, Worcester and Falcons win

Gloucester were made to work but eventually got the job done as they beat Zebre while Sale, Worcester and Newcastle also won. Results Saturday Zebre 26-33 Gloucester Sale...

Challenge Cup Wrap

Pau maintained their perfect record in this season’s Challenge Cup while there were also wins for the Dragons and Stade Français. Results Friday Agen 21-40 Pau Dragons 15-0...

Edinburgh, Dragons, Connacht, Pau, Falcons and Irish win

Six matches were played in the Challenge Cup on Saturday, with Edinburgh hammering Krasny Yar, the Dragons beating Enisei-STM, Connacht overcoming Worcester, Pau edging...

Wins for Brive, Lyon and Cardiff Blues

Brive, Lyon and Cardiff Blues claimed wins over Oyonnax, Sale and Toulouse respectively in European Challenge Cup action on Friday. Brive 38-13 Oyonnax Brive claimed a...

Ackermann’s Gloucester demolish Agen

There was some similarities in the way Gloucester demolished Agen on Thursday night with how the Lions have done in Super Rugby under the...

Sale draw with Toulouse, wins for Cardiff, Agen and UBB

Sale Sharks and Toulouse played out a 20-20 draw in their Challenge Cup opener and there were wins for Bordeaux-Bègles, Cardiff Blues and Agen. Sale...

Preview Challenge Cup: Pau v Gloucester

The European season really kicks into overdrive tonight when the Challenge Cup kicks of with Pau and Gloucester starting it all. This weekend sees...

Get ready for Europe’s elite

It's finally upon us! 153 days after Saracens lifted their second consecutive European Rugby Champions Cup trophy in May, Europe's elite are ready to...

Preview: Challenge Cup 2017/18

Ahead of the first round of this season’s Challenge Cup, we cast our eye over the 20 teams involved who are looking to lift...

Stade Français win Challenge Cup

Stade Français won the European Challenge Cup with a 25-17 victory over Gloucester at Murrayfield on Friday night. With both Gloucester and Stade Français finishing poor...

Update: “Hero’s…urr Europe in a Nutshell”

European rugby is heating up with the Championship Cup and Challenge Cup trophies being the focus now and we had some great matches over...

Challenge Cup Week 5 Wrap

European have just finished the 5th round of this season Challenge Cup over the past weekend and here are a wrap of all the...

Challenge Cup wrap

Ospreys and Harlequins both scored 70 points in their respective big wins while La Rochelle saw off Gloucester in the Challenge Cup. Newcastle Falcons 48...

Challenge Cup Wrap Week 3

  The European Championship continued this weekend again and here is the Wrap of the weekends Challenge Cup. Gloucester overcame La Rochelle 35-14 while the Grenoble...

Challenge Cup Wrap

Gloucester overcame La Rochelle 35-14 while the Grenoble and Ospreys fixture was postponed in the Challenge Cup on Thursday, reports Planet Rugby Gloucester 35-14 La...

Taute stars on Euro debut

SARugbymag.co.za looks back at the past weekend's European Champions Cup and European Challenge Cup matches, involving South African players. CHAMPIONS CUP Pool 1 – The Leicester Tigers withstood...

Champions Cup Wrap Round 2

  Toulon make most of extra man (Sharks 5 Toulon 15) Toulon made the most of the fifth minute sin-binning of Magnus Lund to plunder 15...

Challenge Cup Wrap Round 2

  Priestland kicks Bath to derby win (Bath 22 Bristol 6) Rhys Priestland was Bath's match-winner for the second time in a week with an accomplished...

Challenge Cup wrap Round 1

RC Enisei made a superb start to their Challenge Cup campaign when they claimed a shock 19-12 win over Worcester Warriors in Moscow on...