Tag: Heineken Champions Cup

20th November 2020; AJ Bell Stadium, Salford, Lancashire, England; English Premiership Rugby, Sale Sharks versus Northampton Saints; Dan du Preez of Sale Sharks scores Sales second try
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Paul Deacon says first week in charge was a ‘whirlwind’ but he’s enjoying making the big calls

Paul Deacon has had a full week in charge of Sale Sharks, and despite losing his first game in the […]

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scores a try during Sale Sharks' 25-15 win over La Rochelle in the Heineken Champions Cup
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RUGBY UNION: EPCR considering numerous options for 2020/21 tournaments

European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) are weighing up several formats for next season’s Heineken Champions Cup and European Rugby Challenge […]

Tom Curry with the ball against Glasgow in the Heineken Champions Cup

RUGBY UNION: Sale Sharks handed European thrashing by Glasgow Warriors

Sale Sharks ended their Heineken Champions Cup campaign with a 45-7 home defeat at the hands of Glasgow Warriors. Tries […]

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RUGBY UNION: Diamond “disappointed” with referee after Exeter defeat

Sale Sharks’ Director of Rugby Steve Diamond was left baffled by some of the refereeing decisions during his sides narrow […]

Akker van der Merwe

RUGBY UNION: Sale suffer European blow at expense of Exeter

Sale Sharks’ hopes of reaching the quarter-finals in the Heineken Champions Cup suffered a dent after their narrow 20-22 defeat […]

Sam James trains

RUGBY UNION: Europe a welcome distraction for Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks centre Sam James has admitted that Sunday’s Heineken Champions Cup match against the Exeter Chiefs is a welcome […]

Rohan Janse van Rensburg scores a try during Sale Sharks' 25-15 win over La Rochelle in the Heineken Champions Cup
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RUGBY UNION: Sale open European account with win over La Rochelle

Sale Sharks registered their first win in Europe this season with a 25-15 victory over 14-man La Rochelle at the […]