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Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

European rugby is back as the quarterfinal line-ups are finalised. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.

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11dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

European rugby is back for 2018 as the quarterfinal line-ups are finalised. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.

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16dESPN Staff

Bordeaux-Begles appoint Teague as head coach

Top 14 side Bordeaux-Begles have appointed former England skills coach Rory Teague as their new head coach after Jacques Brunel stepped down to lead the French national team.

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25dJames Harrington

Brunel replaces Novès as French head coach

The French Rugby Federation has replaced head coach Guy Novès after less than two years in charge, with Bordeaux-Bègles' Jacques Brunel set to replace him.

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37dPA Sport

Challenge Cup: Newcastle edge Dragons

Newcastle edged out the Dragons to maintain their 100 percent Challenge Cup record and cement top spot in Pool 1 with a 27-25 win at Rodney Parade.

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38dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

European rugby is back with another stacked fixture list. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.

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43dPA Sport

Challenge Cup: Gloucester fight back in Italy

Ollie Thorley scored a try in each half as Gloucester came from behind to claim a 33-26 bonus-point win over Zebre in European Challenge Cup Pool Three, while there was also wins for Newcastle, Sale and Worcester.

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45dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

European club rugby is back with another stacked fixture list. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.

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75dESPN Staff

Ref Neville to make history in Bordeaux

Irish referee Joy Neville will make history next month when she takes charge of Bordeaux-Begles' Challenge Cup clash with Enisei-STM.

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94dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

European club rugby is back for the second weekend in a row with another stacked fixture list. ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across the two competitions.

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158dJames Harrington

Top 14: Team-by-team season preview

With Top 14 rugby kicking off on Saturday, we look at every club in France's elite division and try to predict where they will end up next June.

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260dESPN Staff

LIVE: French Top 14 Final day of the season

The final day of the Top 14 sees Clermont battling with Montpellier for a semifinal spot and a point separates Racing 92 (6th), Stade Francais (7th) and Pau (8th) for the last Champions Cup spot.

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266dESPN Staff

La Rochelle secure top spot in Top 14

Brock James and La Rochelle survived a late scare to defeat Montpellier 40-37 as they secured top spot in the Top 14 and can now prepare for a home semifinal.

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303dESPN Staff

La Rochelle maintain control of Top 14

La Rochelle maintained control of the Top 14 with a 23-13 victory over Pau which stretch their lead to 10 points at the summit of the Top 14.

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308dESPN Staff

Top 14 Wrap - Clermont thump Pau

Top 14 leaders La Rochelle kept their winning run going while matches involving Stade Francais and Racing 92 were postponed due to their now scrapped proposal of a merger.

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365dPA Sport

Ulster's European campaign ends in defeat

Ulster finished their disappointing European Champions Cup season in downbeat fashion as Bordeaux-Begles secured a hard-earned but deserved 26-22 victory at the Kingspan Stadium.

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400dESPN Staff

Exeter defeat lacklustre Bordeaux in France

Exeter Chiefs edged past 14-men Bordeaux Begles 20-12 in France but despite the win, their chances of reaching a European quarter-final remain slim as they remain bottom of Pool 5.

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400dPA Sport

Exeter defeat 14-man Bordeaux in France

Exeter secured their first Champions Cup win of the season as they made the most of Nans Ducuing's red card to seal a 20-12 victory over Bordeaux-Begles.

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406dESPN Staff

Bordeaux hang on to beat Exeter

Bordeaux recorded a crucial 13-7 away win over Exeter in clustered Pool 5 of the Champions Cup.

2018 RankingsTop 14 Orange

  • BEG9th
    TRIES SCORED 1st La Rochelle : 55 Tries Scored
    LA RO1st
    36
    55
  • BEG7th
    POINTS DIFFERENCE 1st La Rochelle : 157 Points Difference
    LA RO1st
    33
    157