Quins and Blues clash in Challenge Cup

Date published: June 17 2015

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Montpellier, Harlequins and Cardiff Blues have all been drawn into the same pool for the 2015/2016 European Rugby Challenge Cup.

They will be joined in Pool 3 by Calvisano, while champions Gloucester face trips to La Rochelle and Zebre, as well as a clash with rivals Worcester in Pool 4.

Elsewhere, Russian newcomers Enisei-STM will take on Connacht, Brive and Newcastle in Pool 1, while 2013 Top 14 champions Castres have a tough group also featuring Sale, the Dragons and Pau.

Finally, runners-up Edinburgh will face a rematch against the team they beat in the semi-finals this year, London Irish, as well French duo Grenoble and Agen.

Challenge Cup Pools

Pool 1
Connacht
Brive
Newcastle
Enisei-STM

Pool 2
Sale
Dragons
Castres
Pau

Pool 3
Montpellier
Harlequins
Cardiff Blues
Calvisano

Pool 4
La Rochelle
Gloucester
Zebre
Worcester

Pool 5
Edinburgh
Loondon Irish
Grenoble
Agen

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