Racing 92 wing Juan Imhoff crosses for their second try during the Heineken Champions Cup match against Leicester Tigers at Welford Road. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Leicester 11 Racing 92 34 Leicester’s hopes of reaching the knock-out phase of the Heineken Champions Cup are all but over following a 34-11 defeat b(...)

Ulster’s Jacob Stockale scores a try during the Heineken Champions Cup match against Leicester at  Kingspan stadium. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ulster 24 Leicester 10 On rain-sodden European opening nights such as this, the result is paramount, the performance secondary. Wasteful in the first(...)

 Leicester Tigers’ Coach Geordan Murphy during the warm-up prior to the Gallagher Premiership Rugby match between Leicester Tigers and Newcastle Falcons at Welford Road. Photo:  Stephen White/CameraSport via Getty Images

Leicester interim head coach Geordan Murphy praised his players as they secured their first win of the season in an up and down encounter with Newcast(...)

 Conor Murray  in action for Munster during the European Rugby Champions Cup match last year against  Leicester Tigers. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Munster  v Leicester, Thomond Park, Saturday, 7.45pm (BT Sport) Lest old acquaintances be forgot. For the third December running these two-time (...)

Northampton will not face punishment for letting George North play on despite suffering a suspected head injury. Photograph: Getty/Tony Marshall

World Rugby will not punish Northampton despite ruling that the club’s medics wrongfully let George North return to action after a suspected head inju(...)

George North will not feature for Bath this weeked. Photograph: Getty Images

Rugby’s authorities have been heavily criticised for failing to issue any sanction over Northampton’s handling of the latest episode of concussion to (...)

Munster’s Tyler Bleyendaal in action at Welford Road against Leicester. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Leicester Tigers 18 Munster 16 The nature of the defeat would ordinarily have left a team shattered, inconsolable. Succumbing to a 53-metre penalty s(...)

Owen Williams of Leicester kicks a long range, last minute, match winning penalty at Welford Road. Photograph: Inpho

Leicester 18 Munster 16 A decade after Ronan O’Gara performed one of rugby’s most celebrated match defining moments, Leicester Tigers outhalf Owen (...)

Munster are given a penalty try after a late tackle by Leicester Tigers’ George Worth on  Jaco Taute at Thomond Park, Limerick. Photograph: Inpho

Munster 38 Leicester 0 The reconstruction of Munster in the image of bygone eras is impossible. Even if the similarities are everywhere; CJ Stande(...)

Leicester scrumhalf Ben Youngs celebrates a try for England against Australia. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Livepic

Soon they’ll need to throw Christians to the Lions; how high can emotions soar in Thomond Park? Clearly Pat Lam is feeling the after-effects of Antho(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • Next
  • Last »