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Saracens wary of Sivivatu threat

New Zealand's Sitiveni Sivivatu is the dangerman Saracens must contain in their European Cup semifinal with Clermont.

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Laporte talks up Toulon chances

European Cup holders Toulon will start as the slight favourites in their semifinal on Sunday against Ireland's two-time champions Munster.

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Munster looking for 'best game ever'

Munster boss Rob Penney said his side will have to produce their best performance ever if they are to topple European Cup holders Toulon.

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Wilko, Burden back for Toulon

Holders Toulon look set to be able to call on influential flyhalf Jonny Wilkinson and hooker Craig Burden for the European Cup semifinal against Munster.

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Goode: Sarries hungry for Euro glory

Alex Goode insists Saracens are hungrier than ever for European Cup glory this season.

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Referees for Europe's Semis

The European Rugby Cup, organisers of the Heineken and Amlin Challenge Cups, has made its match official appointments for the four semifinals.

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Griffiths hails new Europe

Saracens chief executive Ed Griffiths believes the creation of the new Rugby Champions Cup is a "win-win" for the European game.

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Peace breaks out in the North

European clubs have agreed to launch three new continental tournaments, after almost two years of conflict.

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Two weeks of Payne

Ulster fullback Jared Payne has been suspended for two weeks, following a disciplinary hearing in Dublin.

Toulon wait on Wilkinson

Toulon will have to wait and see if flyhalf Jonny Wilkinson will be declared fit for their European Cup semifinal against Munster

Toulon leave Leinster behind

Defending champions Toulon ran out comfortable 29-14 winners over Leinster to set up a European Cup semifinal against Munster.
 

Cotter: Experience counted

Clermont head coach Vern Cotter believes that experience carried them through to the European Cup semifinals for the third straight season.

Tigers boss backing Clermont

Leicester Tigers boss Richard Cockerill tipped Clermont Auvergne to possibly go all the way and claim a first European Cup title.

Ulster keeping their heads up

Ulster captain Johann Muller was proud of the effort his team put in with a man down in their narrow defeat to Saracens.

Sweet relief for Sarries

Saracens coach Mark McCall was a relieved man to leave his native Belfast with a 17-15 victory over his former team Ulster on Saturday.

Saracens edge 14-man Ulster

Saracens secured a second successive European Cup semifinal spot in dramatic fashion on Saturday.

Clermont break Tigers' hearts

It is 75 and counting for ASM Clermont Auvergne, but heartbreak for never-say-die Leicester Tigers.

Munster march into last four

Munster made light work of Toulouse, in a repeat of the 2008 European Cup final, as they ran in six tries in a 47-23 win to stroll into the semifinals.

Fixtures Time
Sun, 27 April
Toulon v Munster
  • 16h30
Sat, 26 April
Saracens v Clermont Auvergne
  • 16h40
Results Score
Team P W D L Pts
Leinster 6 5 0 1 21
Northampton Saints 6 4 0 2 17
Castres 6 2 0 4 9
Ospreys 6 1 0 5 5
Toulon 6 5 0 1 24
Cardiff Blues 6 3 0 3 14
Exeter Chiefs 6 2 0 4 12
Glasgow Warriors 6 2 0 4 11
Toulouse 6 5 0 1 23
Saracens 6 4 0 2 20
Connacht 6 3 0 3 13
Zebre 6 0 0 6 0
Clermont Auvergne 6 5 0 1 24
Harlequins 6 3 0 3 16
Scarlets 6 2 1 3 11
Racing Metro 6 1 1 4 7
Ulster 6 6 0 0 26
Leicester Tigers 6 4 0 2 21
Montpellier 6 2 0 4 11
Treviso 6 0 0 6 0
Munster 6 5 0 1 23
Gloucester 6 3 0 3 14
Edinburgh 6 3 0 3 12
Perpigan 6 1 0 5 7
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