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# Challenge Cup

Last month
April 2024
Connacht see hopes of reaching Challenge Cup semi-finals ended by Benetton
Wilkins rings the changes for Connacht's Challenge Cup quarter-final in Treviso
Henderson and Kitshoff doubts for Ulster's trip to Clermont but key trio return
Ulster deliver stunning second-half comeback to book quarter-final in Clermont
'We have a lot of things that need fixing' - Iain Henderson
Henderson returns for Ulster's trip to Montpellier
Connacht boosted by returns of Aki and Bealham for trip to Pau
This year
Ulster part company with head coach Dan McFarland
Ulster part company with head coach Dan McFarland
Richie Murphy has been confirmed to take over until the end of this season.
Leinster could host La Rochelle in QFs while Munster go on the road
Last year
Ex-France centre Bastareaud to retire
Toulon run in six tries as Glasgow fall short in Challenge Cup bid
Irish coaches Carolan and Coughlan central to Challenge Cup final
Good news for Connacht as Toulon book Challenge Cup final date with Glasgow
Boost for Connacht as Glasgow beat Scarlets to reach first European final
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to host 2024 Champions and Challenge Cup finals
Andy Friend laments second-half collapse after Connacht make tame exit
Hansen and Aki return as Connacht name six Ireland internationals to face Benetton
Aki poised for first Connacht appearance since December
Connacht's Prendergast emerges as injury concern for Six Nations
'We picked the team which we thought was good enough to win' - Andy Friend defends selection
Bealham hat-trick not enough to stop Connacht losing away to Newcastle
Connacht make six changes for trip to Newcastle with Aki not named in squad
Plenty on the line as Irish provinces turn attention back to European Cup
All time
Friend thrilled Connacht's squad depth strengthened by Challenge Cup games
Connacht rest several key players but still earn deserved Challenge Cup win
Connacht to rest Irish internationals during European pool games
Cheetahs will join South African teams in Europe next season, EPCR confirms
Lyon dominate Toulon to land maiden Challenge Cup crown
London Irish hooker cited for alleged hair-pull on World Cup-winner Eben Etzebeth
Two-legged last-16 Champions Cup games scrapped as 2022/2023 season dates announced
Postponed Champions Cup ties won't be rescheduled, as Leinster's 28-0 loss to Montpellier remains
Pearce to referee Champions Cup final as Irish officials appointed for Challenge Cup decider
Pollard makes injury return as Montpellier reach Challenge Cup final
'You don’t move on from this quickly. It was a chance to be in a European final'
Ulster fail to rise to the Challenge as Leicester seal comeback win
Leicester v Ulster, European Challenge Cup semi-final
Twickenham to host European finals with crowds of up to 10,000 people
Ulster will never have a better chance to end their trophy drought than now
Lions coaches to attend as Ulster and Leicester big guns get last shot