Heineken Cup

Nick Abendanon Named European Player Of The Year

ASM Clermont Auvergne full back Nick Abendanon has been named as the EPCR European Player of the Year 2015 after an outstanding individual performance in the European Rugby Champions Cup final at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday. The 28 year-old capped an excellent European campaign with a try-scoring performance in the final and, despite his club’s loss to RC Toulon, he …

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ASM Clermont Auvergne v RC Toulon

Having enjoyed the Challenge Cup Final in a nearly full Twickenham Stoop next up was the match between the big boys – The Champions Cup Final, a match between to of the very best in Europe and France. Toulon and Clermont Auvergne, it was clear that EPCRugby had struggled to sell tickets, the crowd was a disappointing 56,622. An early …

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Wasps v Leinster – Winner takes all!

A win for Wasps at the Stoop set up a table decider at the Ricoh Stadium in the European Rugby Champions Cup.  Their rivals for top spot Leinster had beaten them by a slim 5 points in Dublin.  The fixture couldn’t have been a better one as far as getting the interest of a new City piqued! My first visit …

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Harlequins v Wasps – A Qtr Final Place gets closer

Having watched Harlequins get a good win against Leicester Tigers it seemed a no brainer to watch them play against Wasps on the European stage, especially when Saracens were kicking off early!  Two top class games in one day were too good to miss!  Quins put on a great show against Tigers giving them little room to play.  Wasps arrived …

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7 Potentially Hilarious Punishments For Yoann Huget’s Terrible Dive

After seeing Toulouse winger Yoann Huget’s theatrical dive against Bath this weekend we have come up with seven potentially hilarious punishments for his football-esque play-acting… For those who haven’t yet seen his embarrassing play acting yet check out the video below… 1.Make him play the rest of the season in just a pair of Speedos in order to highlight his …

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