Amlin Challenge Cup

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Gloucester draw Exiles in Amlin Challenge Cup draw

Former Amlin Challenge Cup champions, Gloucester Rugby, have been drawn with high-quality opposition in English rivals, London Irish, as well as French representatives, Bordeaux-Bègles and Mont-de-Marsan, following the pool draw…

Brian O'Driscoll

Heineken Cup facts and stats

The semi-finals of both the 2012 Heineken and Amlin Challenge Cups take place this weekend and we’ve compiled 12 interesting stats and facts so you can impress your mates when…

Amlin Challenge Cup pools announced

Amlin Challenge Cup pools announced

Jonny Wilkinson will be heading home to Newcastle next season after the Pool draw for the 2011 /12 Amlin Challenge Cup paired his French club, Toulon, with the Falcons in…

Connacht Director of Rugby Eric Elwood

Eric Elwood Connacht Revolution

A new structure has been put in place in Connacht that is going to make a big difference to the way the pro game is run in the province. Eric…

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Heineken and Amlin Challenge Cup Semi-Final draws

The semi-final draws for both the Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup will be conducted after the completion of the Round 6 matches of the tournaments on Sunday, 23 January.…

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Montpellier have Falcons in their sights

Montpellier remain on course for Amlin Challenge Cup quarter-final qualification as Pool 3 winners – and victory at Newcastle Falcons on Friday night would take them a giant step closer…

ERC matches rescheduled

ERC matches rescheduled

The widespread adverse weather that has swept across Europe in recent days has played havoc with all sporting events and rugby union has suffered with the rest. Frozen pitches, heavy…