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#Heineken Cup final

# heineken-cup-final - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side
# Legend
# Legend

Analysis: Axel was the team-mate every player wanted on their side

Oct 18th 2016, 12:00 PM 10,979 Views 3 Comments

The number eight delivered a typically selfless performance in the 2006 Heineken Cup final.

# heineken-cup-final - Monday 20 May, 2013

Kicking king: ‘Life just gets better and better’ for Jonny Wilkinson
# Heineken Cup Final
# Heineken Cup Final

Kicking king: ‘Life just gets better and better’ for Jonny Wilkinson

May 20th 2013, 7:34 AM 2,137 Views 0 Comments

The English number 10 says this Heineken Cup victory has in many ways eclipsed his World Cup win.

# heineken-cup-final - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Reaction: Super-human effort made Toulon unbeatable
# Heineken Cup Final
# Heineken Cup Final

Reaction: Super-human effort made Toulon unbeatable

May 18th 2013, 9:35 PM 3,861 Views 14 Comments

Clermont were left to rue a blown 15-6 lead as the work-rate of their Top14 rivals won out.

# heineken-cup-final - Friday 5 October, 2012

Engage: Mark Anscombe and Eric Elwood look ahead to Ulster v Connacht
# Pro12
# Pro12

Engage: Mark Anscombe and Eric Elwood look ahead to Ulster v Connacht

Oct 5th 2012, 4:25 PM 409 Views 0 Comments

The affable Kiwi and his passionate counterpart are expecting a fierce contest at Ravenhill this evening.

# heineken-cup-final - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Opinion: Sean O'Brien could be ruined by persistence with No 7 role
# Expert View
# Expert View

Opinion: Sean O'Brien could be ruined by persistence with No 7 role

May 20th 2012, 8:00 PM 4,521 Views 1 Comment

One former Leinster player reckons Joe Schmidt got it right yesterday but tweaks are needed with his team in the future.

Rory Best: Defeat has to make us stronger for next year
# Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup

Rory Best: Defeat has to make us stronger for next year

May 20th 2012, 10:36 AM 293 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster and Ireland hooker says getting to the final must be the first step for Ulster, and not an end in itself.

# heineken-cup-final - Saturday 19 May, 2012

We're not satisfied yet, admits triumphant O'Driscoll
# HCup
# HCup

We're not satisfied yet, admits triumphant O'Driscoll

May 19th 2012, 8:15 PM 6,880 Views 35 Comments

“We talked about not being content with that and trying to create some sort of dynasty,” said the Ireland skipper.

Heineken Cup 2012: Stage set for an unmissable final act
# Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup

Heineken Cup 2012: Stage set for an unmissable final act

May 19th 2012, 11:40 AM 3,094 Views 18 Comments

London is consumed by giddy expectation ahead of a mouthwatering all-Ireland clash, writes Niall Kelly from the English capital.

Three key battles that will decide the Heineken Cup final
# Game Of Inches
# Game Of Inches

Three key battles that will decide the Heineken Cup final

May 19th 2012, 10:22 AM 2,215 Views 4 Comments

It’s going to be tight and very, very tough when Leinster meet Ulster in London.

Open thread: How do you see the Heineken Cup final faring out?
# London Calling
# London Calling

Open thread: How do you see the Heineken Cup final faring out?

May 19th 2012, 8:30 AM 2,186 Views 24 Comments

It’s the biggest ever inter-provincial game, we think you should have your say.

# heineken-cup-final - Friday 18 May, 2012

Heineken Cup preview: Twickenham braced for 'all-Ireland' final
# London Calling
# London Calling

Heineken Cup preview: Twickenham braced for 'all-Ireland' final

May 18th 2012, 12:55 PM 2,567 Views 13 Comments

Leinster and Ulster have reached the final by very different routes but the northern province are out to upset the odds.

Joe Schmidt names Leinster team to face Ulster in Heineken Cup decider
# HCup
# HCup

Joe Schmidt names Leinster team to face Ulster in Heineken Cup decider

May 18th 2012, 12:16 PM 2,027 Views 6 Comments

Chill out Leinster fans, ’50-50′ shot Bran O’Driscoll will start.

Heineken Cup: No surprises in Ulster XV
# HCup
# HCup

Heineken Cup: No surprises in Ulster XV

May 18th 2012, 12:12 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

John Afoa and and Chris Henry return to the pack, Paddy Jackson gets the nod to start at number 10.

The last time: Memories of Ulster's Heineken Cup triumph
# Spirit Of '99
# Spirit Of '99

The last time: Memories of Ulster's Heineken Cup triumph

May 18th 2012, 7:52 AM 2,042 Views 4 Comments

“It was just good craic, getting in amongst it and sorting them out.”

# heineken-cup-final - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Brad Thorn eyeing historic world rugby treble with victory in London
# THE MAGIC NUMBER
# THE MAGIC NUMBER

Brad Thorn eyeing historic world rugby treble with victory in London

May 17th 2012, 3:40 PM 3,859 Views 9 Comments

The Kiwi lock could become the first player to win the Rugby World Cup, Heineken Cup and Super Rugby titles.

Getting the Hump: Bell insists fly-half jersey is still up for grabs
# Pivotal
# Pivotal

Getting the Hump: Bell insists fly-half jersey is still up for grabs

May 17th 2012, 11:02 AM 1,245 Views 1 Comment

Ulster must choose between youthful strength and experienced flair in the Heineken Cup final.

# heineken-cup-final - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Where the Heineken Cup final will be won and lost...
# Crunch Time
# Crunch Time

Where the Heineken Cup final will be won and lost...

May 16th 2012, 1:17 PM 523 Views 2 Comments

It’s Ulster and Leinster in the biggest game in European rugby. Here’s what’ll decide it in London, according to Tom Fox.

Squad mentality driving Heaslip to stop Ulster 'juggernaut'
# Naked Ambition
# Naked Ambition

Squad mentality driving Heaslip to stop Ulster 'juggernaut'

May 16th 2012, 7:29 AM 1,969 Views 2 Comments

Despite his try-scoring drought and the intense competition for back row places, Jamie Heaslip always seems to come out on top.

# heineken-cup-final - Monday 14 May, 2012

Lucky for some: O'Driscoll fit for final but O'Malley out for six months
# 13
# 13

Lucky for some: O'Driscoll fit for final but O'Malley out for six months

May 14th 2012, 12:29 PM 1,933 Views 8 Comments

Leinster’s leading centre is fully expecting to start this Saturday, but his understudy has been dealt a major blow.

# heineken-cup-final - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Injuries force Ulster winger Simon Danielli to hang up his boots
# Winged
# Winged

Injuries force Ulster winger Simon Danielli to hang up his boots

May 10th 2012, 2:04 PM 228 Views 0 Comments

The Scotland international, who spent five years at Ravenhill, has been forced to retire as a back injury takes its toll.

# heineken-cup-final - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Welsh star Charteris tips impressive Leinster to retain Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup
# Heineken Cup

Welsh star Charteris tips impressive Leinster to retain Heineken Cup

May 5th 2012, 2:51 PM 538 Views 0 Comments

The Dragons captain spoke glowingly about Joe Schmidt’s men ahead of this evening’s RaboDirect PRO12 encounter.

Grab a stool: No plans for Heineken Cup big screen in Dublin or Belfast
# Where's The Party
# Where's The Party

Grab a stool: No plans for Heineken Cup big screen in Dublin or Belfast

May 5th 2012, 12:48 PM 2,468 Views 15 Comments

There will be no dancing in the street on May 19, not until after the final anyway.

# heineken-cup-final - Thursday 19 May, 2011

The Morning Score: Thursday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Thursday

May 19th 2011, 8:14 AM 86 Views 0 Comments

Porto enjoy a good night out in Dublin, Leinster sweat on Brian O’Driscoll and Tiger falls out of the top 10 in the world since the first time he won the Masters.