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Racing edge Munster

Racing got one over Muster on Sunday when they won the crucial European Cup match 34-30. They got their first European match win at the...

Ulster too good for Harlequins

Ulster consolidated their Champions Cup play-off hopes when they claimed an impressive 52-24 bonus-point win over Harlequins in Belfast on Friday. The home side were...

Clermont hammer Saracens

Alivereti Raka scored three times as Clermont Auvergne dominated the rescheduled Pool 2 encounter, thrashing defending champions Saracens 46-14 at Allianz Park. In Auvergne’s rather...

La Rochelle and Ulster with Sunday wins

La Rochelle underlined their European Champions Cup title credentials by thrashing last season’s quarter-finalists Wasps 49-29 at the Stade Marcel-Deflandre. The French outfit were utterly...

Munster too good for Leicester

Munster made a statement of intent when they claimed a 33-10 bonus-point win over Leicester in their Pool Four clash at Thomond Park on...

Toulon hold of Bath

Toulon moved three points clear at the top of Pool Five after they claimed a hard-fought 24-20 victory against Bath at Stade Mayol on...

Montpellier prevail against Glasgow

Kelian Galletier touched down twice as Montpellier kept their European Champions Cup hopes alive following an impressive 29-22 victory over the Glasgow Warriors at...

Sarries scrap through against Ospreys

Saracens continued with their fine start to the tournament when they claimed a 36-34 bonus-point win over the Ospreys at Allianz Park on Saturday. Despite...

Leinster keep winning

Leinster secured a comfortable 34-18 victory over Glasgow Warriors in European Champions Cup action at Scotstoun Stadium on Saturday. Tries from Johnny Sexton, Noel Reid...

Bath makes it two from two against Scarlets

Bath claimed a precious 18-13 win over Scarlets in European Rugby Champions Cup action at Parc y Scarlets on Friday evening. The wet and windy...

Sarries start with a bang

Saracens made a statement of intent as they beat Northampton Saints 57-13 in their Champions Cup opener in Northampton on Sunday. The champions scored eight...

Castres and Munster play to a draw

Castres and Munster could not be separated as they played out a hard-fought 17-17 draw in their Champions Cup clash in Castres on Sunday. Last...

Toulon escape first round embarrassment

Toulon was able to hold off a brave Scarlets side in a second half comeback to secure a first round win at home on...

Exeter battle pass Glasgow

Exeter Chiefs began their European Champions Cup campaign with a 24-15 victory over Glasgow Warriors at Sandy Park on Saturday evening. Tries from Harry Williams,...

La Rochelle starts with a win

La Rochelle opened their European Champions Cup account with a 34-27 victory over Harlequins at Twickenham Stoop on Saturday evening. Tries from Hikairo Forbes, Dany...

Racing 92 with a winning start

Racing 92 opened their European Champions Cup account with a 22-18 victory over Leicester at Stade Yves du Manoir on Saturday. Tries from Leone Nakarawa,...

Leinster secure bonus point win over Montpellier

Leinster made a solid start to their Champions Cup campaign when they secured a 24-17 victory over Montpellier in Dublin on Saturday. The three-time champions...

Ulster take win against Wasps

Ulster made a fine start to their Champions Cup campaign when they claimed a hard-fought 19-9 triumph over Wasps in Belfast on Friday. The home...

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...

Ready, set, go for European Championship

This weekend sees the European Championship and Challenge cup's kicking off with defending champions Saracens starting their defence against the Saints on Sunday. It will...

Saracens best in Europe again

Saracens made it back-to-back Champions Cup triumphs as they deservedly defeated Clermont 28-17 at Murrayfield on Saturday. Clermont were making noises before this encounter that...

Saracens get pass Munster to reach final

Saracens produced an outstanding display as they reached their second successive Champions Cup final following an excellent 26-10 triumph over Munster at the Aviva...

Lions squad announced

Via Telegraph Dylan Hartley has been omitted from the British and Irish Lions squad for this summer's tour to New Zealand. Hartley is the third successive...

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...

Steyn gets 4 weeks for high tackle on Sexton

South African Francois Steyn will have to sit out for the next four weeks after he was suspended by an independent Disciplinary Hearing in...

CJ shines as Munster beat Racing 92

Munster moved top of Pool 1 after outclassing Racing 92, running in four tries in a 32-7 win in the rescheduled Champions Cup match. Before...

Champions Cup Wrap Round 4

Another week of exiting European Rugby as we look back on the results from week 4, provided by EPCRUGBY Bordeaux - Begles 12 - 20...

Champions Cup Wrap Round 3

This weekend saw the third round of this years European Champions Cup being played in Europe. Here is the weekends wrap on all the...

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 1

Warriors hit Tigers with record scoreline Glasgow Warriors have never broken out of their pool in the European Cup, but after piling on a record...

Saracens hold on against Toulon

Saracens held off a Toulon fightback to secure a 31-23 win in their Champions Cup opener at the Stade Félix Mayol on Saturday reports...

Dan Carter: Ex-All Black star’s drug test ‘showed anomalies’

Former All Blacks Dan Carter and Joe Rokocoko gave drug tests which showed "anomalies" before this year's Top 14 final, says French newspaper L'Equipe....

McCall backs his men to deliver

Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall believes his young squad can deliver once again in both the Premiership and Champions Cup this season. The Allianz...

Racing end Toulon’s

Maxime Machenaud's late penalty ensured that Racing 92 will face Leicester in the Champions Cup semi-finals after beating Toulon 19-16. Juan Imhoff scored the opener...

Weekends Champions Cup preview

Info from Planet Rugby This weekend see again the Europeans showing of in the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup as we get closer to the...

Kolelishvili gets 14-week ban for pushing referee

Physical abuse of any match official will land you into some big trouble in the game of rugby and rightly so, we do not...

Ospreys knock Clermont over

With the European championship moving into high gear winning games is becoming more important and that proof on Friday night when Ospreys put in...

14 Man Stade beat poor Munster…

Stade Francais wing Josaia Raisuqe was sent off but that did not stop the French champions inflicting a heavy defeat on Munster in Paris. Raisuqe...

Racing 92 claim last ditch bonus

Dan Carter kicked 12 points as Racing 92 maintained their unbeaten run in the Champions Cup against Glasgow Warriors. The current World Player of the...

Euro games in France postponed

EPCR have confirmed that all this weekend's Champions Cup and Challenge Cup matches to be held in France have been postponed after Friday's attacks...