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8dESPN Staff

Retiring Clerc: I lived a dream

Veteran Toulon wing Vincent Clerc has confirmed that this season will be his last in professional rugby.

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10d

Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

It is all about the playoffs as the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and Top 14 edged even closer to the finish flag. The Champions Cup and Challenge Cup may take centre stage this week but there is still plenty at stake after the latest round of games.

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Weekend review: Player of the weekend, flop & more

It is now or never for many teams across European rugby's domestic competitions as teams battle it out for relegation and playoff positions in the Aviva Premiership, PRO14 and the French Top 14.

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25dESPN Staff

Conway magic sees Munster past Toulon

Two remarkable, contrasting tries from Conor Murray and Andrew Conway ensured Munster edged to a 20-19 victory against Toulon and into the Champions Cup semifinals.

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27dESPN Staff

Weekend predictions: Champions, Challenge Cups

ESPN's experts predict which teams are set for a big weekend, which players will shine and where your attention should be trained across all of the quarterfinals.

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65dESPN Staff

Boudjellal charged with misconduct by EPCR

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal has been hit with a misconduct complaint from the organisers of the Champions Cup over comments he made to French media last month.

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94d

European review: Player of the week, flop & more

After a weekend of rugby that required all your fingers, toes and a calculator, the quarterfinal line-ups in both the Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup have been finalised.

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98dESPN Staff

Haskell, Bastareaud receive Six Nations bans

James Haskell and Mathieu Bastareaud will miss games in the 2018 Six Nations Championship after both players were handed bans following incidents from last weekend's European club action.

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101dMartyn Thomas

EPCR aware of alleged Bastareaud slur

Mathieu Bastareaud could face a lengthy ban after the Champions Cup's organisers confirmed they were aware of an alleged homophobic slur from the Toulon centre.

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110dESPN Staff

Toulon's Boudjellal given eight-week ban

Toulon president Mourad Boudjellal has been handed an eight-week touchline ban for comments made about officiating in the Top 14.

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130dPA Sport

Watson double helps Bath to hard-fought win

Anthony Watson scored two sparkling tries in front of England boss Eddie Jones as Bath produced some champagne rugby to down French heavyweights Toulon.

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137dPA Sport

Belleau brilliance spares Ashton's blushes

Chris Ashton had his blushes saved by a moment of individual brilliance from Toulon's new France international Anthony Belleau after his howler almost gifted Bath a notable away win in the Champions Cup.

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137dPA Sport

Scarlets edge thriller against 14-man Treviso

Centre Paul Asquith scored a try in the final minute as Scarlets pulled off a remarkable 33-28 Champions Cup bonus-point victory over Benetton at Parc y Scarlets.

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139dESPN 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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156dTom May

Top 14: Five players who caught the eye

Tom May does not believe that any of league leading Montpellier's players caught the eye in rounds nine and 10 of the Top 14, but who did impress the former Toulon centre?

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190dJohn Taylor

Common sense needed to solve Webb dilemma

In adopting Australia's 60-cap rule the Welsh Rugby Union has used a blunt instrument to solve a problem that required a more subtle approach, writes John Taylor.

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191dTom Hamilton

Gatland urges Webb to reconsider Toulon move

Rhys Webb is the main casualty of the Welsh Rugby Union's change in policy on overseas-based players with Warren Gatland admitting he feels uncomfortable about the scrum-half's situation.

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194dPA Sport

Scarlets claim losing bonus point

Scarlets staged a second-half fightback against a nervy Toulon but had to settle for a losing bonus point.

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201dESPN Staff

Dal Maso joins England's coaching team

ESPN understands Toulon forwards coach Marc dal Maso, who worked with Eddie Jones in Japan, will act as a scrum consultant for England over the next 12 months.

2018 RankingsEuropean Rugby Champions Cup

  • TOUL11th
    TRIES SCORED 1st Saracens : 24 Tries Scored
    SARAC1st
    16
    24
  • TOUL7th
    POINTS DIFFERENCE 1st Leinster : 83 Points Difference
    LEINS1st
    34
    83