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EPCR Champions Cup Gets OWNED By Pissed Off Fan

He’s just saying what we were all thinking. The official Champions Cup Facebook page walked itself straight in to this one last week.  _____ There’s something beautiful about organisations, created more or less solely to extract money from normal people sleep walking itself in to a witty retort. In the case it was the EPCR Champions Cup page in the …

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VIDEO: How Was This Chokehold From Jocelino Suta Only A Penalty?

Leinster almost pulled off what was previously viewed as inconceivable in the Champions Cup semi final yesterday. It was a hard fought affair with both sides guilty of foul play on more than one occasion, however this incident in the second half stood out as the worst of the bunch. Toulon replacement Jocelino Suta took issue with Richardt Strauss during …

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VIDEO: That Shocking Pass From Ian Madigan

Just what was Ian Madigan thinking?    Yesterday saw a poorly regarded Leinster side take on the might of Toulon in the Champions Cup Semi-Final. All logic and reason pointed towards a reasonably comfortable win the French side. However, as is often the case with Irish provinces in European competition, Leinster were not keen to follow the script. When the …

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VIDEO: That Peter Kimlin Cruncher on Leigh Halfpenny

Leigh Halfpenny is ready for Toulon’s European Champions Cup semi-final clash against Leinster this Sunday.    After taking this cringe inducing hit against Grenoble at the weekend, many felt that Welsh fullback Leigh Halfpenny would be out for the count. Halfpenny was left groaning in a pile after a hospital pass from Juan Fernandez Lobbe led to Peter Kimlin hitting …

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European Rugby Champions Cup Preview – The Dark Horses

The European Rugby Champions Cup kicks off this weekend and Ozer McMahon is here to profile the dark horses of this year’s revamped tournament. Munster So long as night follows day, Munster will continue to be a force in Europe. They may not contain the same standard of player that brought them two victories in the middle of the last …

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