Saracens Double Double Dream Remains Alive

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From Last Word on Rugby, Steve Kendall Showing the sort of steely resolve and tremendous footballing abilities we have come to expect, the reigning European Champions overcame the desperate passion and additional neutrals’ support of Clermont Auvergne to ensure that Saracens are still on course for the ‘Double Double’. Saracens Double Double Dream Remains Alive […] READ MORE


Benjamin Kayser Set To Return For Clermont This Weekend

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Clermont Hooker Benjamin Kayser returns to practice in preparation for Clermont’s trip to Montpellier. 37 time French Cap Benjamin Kayser made his return to practice this week for Clermont in preparation of their upcoming contest against Montpellier. Kayser was the starting hooker for Clermont through a large portion of last year’s regular season. During this […] READ MORE



Clermont v Grenoble Match Review

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The two teams who impressed most in the first round with bonus point wins met at the Stade Marcel-Michelin in a Friday night clash that had been hugely hyped up. It turned out to be a tough grind, hard on the players and at times hard for the fans to watch. It ended with a […] READ MORE


La Rochelle v ASM Clermont – Match Review

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ASM Clermont proved a major point on the first day of the Top 14 with a bonus point win at La Rochelle, a side who last lost at home over 11 months ago. Clermont ran the maritime club ragged, scoring five tries from a mixture of forwards and backs. The try scorers were Jedrasiak, Abendanon, […] READ MORE


European Champions Cup Final – Clermont Auvergne Tired of Choking

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Situated in Massif Central surrounded by dormant volcanoes and vast forestry, Clermont-Ferrand is a small, yet significant industrial hub. The city is enshrouded in history; after all, it’s one of the oldest settlements in France, and its 140’000-strong population exemplifies all that is French; passion and hard work. Chance has it that their hard work […] READ MORE



European Club Rugby: On The Up

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It is the final weekend of pool games in the inaugural European Rugby Champions Cup and Toulon are the only team that have qualified for the quarter finals, unlike in recent years of the Heineken Cup where at this stage of the tournament the majority of the places were already determined. Despite the long and drawn […] READ MORE