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Champions Cup quarter-final dates announced

Dan McFarland
Dan McFarland

Ulster are in action at the quarter final stage of the tournament for the first time in five years.

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The Champions Cup quarter-finals will take place on the final weekend of March with Ulster one of three Irish provinces involved.

Dan McFarland's resurgent Ulster side will take on defending champions Leinster on Saturday 30th March at the Aviva Stadium, with kick off scheduled for 5:45pm.

If the Ulstermen were to progress, they would face the winner of the all French quarter final between Racing 92 and Toulouse.

Full Champions Cup fixtures:

Saturday 30 March

QF 2: Edinburgh Rugby v Munster Rugby, BT Murrayfield (12.45)

QF 1: Saracens v Glasgow Warriors, Allianz Park (15.15)

QF 3: Leinster Rugby v Ulster Rugby, Aviva Stadium (17.45)

 

Sunday 31 March

QF 4: Racing 92 v Toulouse, Paris La Défense Arena (16.15)

 

Semi-final 1 - winner of QF 1: Saracens v Glasgow Warriors will play the winner of QF 2: Edinburgh Rugby v Munster Rugby

Semi-final 2 - winner of QF 3: Leinster Rugby v Ulster Rugby will play the winner of QF 4: Racing 92 v Toulouse(Matches to be played on 20/21 April)

 

Champions Cup final: Saturday 11 May; St James’ Park, Newcastle (17.00)

 

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