Official website of the Heineken Champions Cup: fixtures & results, pool tables, videos, stats and ticketing information
The RFU Championship is the second tier of the English rugby union league system and was founded in September 1987. The eleven-side league was known as National Division One and in 2009 changed from semi-professional clubs to fully professional. However, several clubs now operate a semi-professional model. The 2021 champions were Saracens, who won promotion back to Premiership Rugby after a single season in the Championship.
Rounds. Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Quarter-Finals Semi-Finals Final. Pools. Pool A Pool B. Status. Fixtures Results. Round 1. All kick-off times are shown in local time.
Following the schism in 1895 that saw 22 Northern rugby clubs split from the Rugby Football ...
Heineken Champions Cup Group Tables. Pool 1. Heineken Champions Cup - Pool 1; P Team Pl W D L SD B Pts
Gallagher Premiership Rugby League Rules. During Gallagher Premiership Rugby points will be awarded as follows: • 4 points will be awarded for a win
Heineken returned as sponsor for the 2018–19 season, resulting in the competition being known as the Heineken Champions Cup. Toulouse are the current holders of the title, having won their record setting fifth title by beating Stade Rochelais in the 2021 final.
1996: The dawn of professional rugby union . The league turned professional for the 1996–97 season when the first winners were Wasps, joining Bath and Leicester as the only champions in the league's first decade.