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Burns Apologises For European Cup Showboat Try Blunder

Bath full-back Freddie Burns apologised after blowing a winning try in the last five minutes as his team lost 22-20 at home to Toulouse in the European Champions Cup on Saturday. With just five minutes to play, Burns scythed through the defence and gave a cocky nod of the head and slap of his chest as he approached the tryline …

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Marseille Wins Bid To Host 2020 European Club Finals

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French city Marseille have won the bid to host the 2020 Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals which will take place on the 22nd and 23rd of March 2020. The games will be played in the Stade Velodrome and 2020 will mark the first occasion that the 67,000-capacity stadium has hosted the final of the tournament which is widely regarded …

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Watch: You Can’t Help But Admire Chris Ashton’s Response To Blunder In Champions Cup Clash

Chris Ashton made a real howler in Toulon’s Champions Cup clash with Bath at the Stade Mayol on Saturday, gifting his international teammate but club rival Jonathan Joseph a try and the English side the lead with a badly-timed miskick from inside his own in-goal area midway through the second half. Ashton, however, was relieved of the responsibility for a …

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