Rugby Union Reports

  • Exeter keep cup hopes alive

    Exeter kept their slim hopes of reaching the European Champions Cup quarter-finals alive with a 31-19 win over Ulster.

    Sunday January 15 2017, 19:56 GMT
    Sean Reidy scores Ulster's first try against Exeter
  • Late show from Toulon downs Sale

    Two tries in the final four minutes secured Toulon a 27-12 triumph over Sale in Pool Three of the Champions Cup.

    Sunday January 15 2017, 18:03 GMT
    Bryan Habana pounces on a loose ball to score a try against Sale
  • Ashton's late try rescues Saracens

    Chris Ashton scored a last-gasp try to save Saracens from a European Champions Cup ambush against Scarlets.

    Sunday January 15 2017, 18:16 GMT
    Chris Ashton runs in Saracens' second try against Scarlets.
  • Ospreys power into last eight

    Ospreys advanced to the European Challenge Cup quarter-finals with a 47-7 win over Lyon at the Liberty Stadium.

    Sunday January 15 2017, 21:33 GMT
    James King goes over for the Ospreys' fourth try against Lyon
  • Leicester cup hopes dashed

    Leicester's hopes of progressing in the Champions Cup were dashed as they slumped to a 34-3 defeat to Racing 92.

    Saturday January 14 2017, 22:18 GMT
    Ed Slater is tackled by Racing 92 duo So'otala Fa'aso'o (R) and Gerbrandt Grobler
  • Robson late show boosts Wasps

    Dan Robson placed Wasps on the brink of qualification for the knockout phase of the Champions Cup after beating Toulouse.

    Saturday January 14 2017, 17:58 GMT
    Dan Robson bundles over to claim a Wasps try
  • Northampton squeeze past Castres

    Northampton continued their recent improved form with a narrow 28-21 win over Castres in the Champions Cup

    Saturday January 14 2017, 16:12 GMT
    Teimana Harrison of Northampton is tackled by Julien Dumora of Castres
  • Munster book last-eight spot

    Francis Saili's late try booked Munster's place in the Champions Cup quarter-finals as they edged out Glasgow 14-12.

    Saturday January 14 2017, 19:56 GMT
    Francis Saili's late try put Munster into the quarter finals
  • Connacht boost last-eight hopes

    Last-eight hopefuls Connacht had little difficulty in racking up a 66-21 bonus-point win in a Champions Cup mismatch.

    Saturday January 14 2017, 17:10 GMT
    Matt Healy claimed two tries for Connacht
  • Leinster reach quarter-finals

    Leinster became the first team to qualify for the Champions Cup quarter-finals thanks to a 57-3 bonus-point win over Montpellier.

    Friday January 13 2017, 22:01 GMT
    Jack Conan scores his first try against Montpellier