Rugby Union

Sale smash Scarlets as AJ MacGinty breaks Charlie Hodgson record

Sale Sharks booked a Heineken Champions Cup quarter-final trip to La Rochelle after crushing the Scarlets 57-14 in Llanelli. Sale‘s first European Cup last-eight appearance for 15 years was never in doubt after they produced a dominant display built on immense forward power. The Scarlets had no answer as hooker Akker van der Merwe scored two […]

Rugby Union

Match Report – Harlequins 21 – 57 Ulster

Ulster will play Northampton in the quarter-finals of the European Rugby Challenge Cup next weekend after a thumping 57-21 victory over Harlequins at The Stoop. The Irish provincial side ran in four tries in the first half and four in the second as they overwhelmed a young and inexperienced Quins side. The first try came […]

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Match Report – Bordeaux-Beg 36 – 17 Bristol

Bordeaux-Begles gained revenge for their extra-time defeat by Bristol in last season’s European Challenge Cup semi-final as they romped into the Champions Cup quarter-finals for the first time with a 36-17 win. They became the fifth French side to reach the last eight and their prize is a home tie at the weekend against Racing 92, […]