Category: Champions Cup

European Rugby – It’s Semi Finals time in the Challenge Cup and Champions Cup

European Rugby – It’s Semi Finals time in the Challenge Cup and Champions Cup

Challenge Cup. After reigning champions Saracens were knocked out by Leinster in the quarter finals of the Champions cup last weekend only two English teams are left in Europe, both in the Challenge cup where Gloucester have a home Semi against Newcastle. Both teams are doing well in The Aviva Premiership and are challenging for a […]

Blues through but the other Welsh sides will play to the final round

Blues through but the other Welsh sides will play to the final round

Challenge Cup The Champions Cup and Challenge Cup are reaching their final rounds.  In the Challenge Cup Cardiff Blues have secured a quarter final place.  They secured it at home to Toulouse. They have done exceptionally well to get through and even better to finish first. They were in a group with Sale Sharks, Lyon […]

The finals!

 The final of the Champions cup and Challenge cup is soon. In the Champions cup, Clermont take on Saracens and in the Challenge cup, Gloucester take on Stade Francais. There are 2 French teams and 2 English teams across both tournaments. This means that English and French teams may share each of the trophies but either […]