European Champions Cup fixture details confirmed R 1-4
Date: 22 Aug 2017
Kick off dates and times for the first four rounds of the 2017/18 European Champions Cup have been confirmed.
Wasps’ first four pool stage fixtures in the European Champions Cup have today been announced as European Rugby returns to Coventry.
With the Final to be hosted at Bilbao's San Mamés Stadium on Saturday 12 May, Wasps face trips to Ireland, France and a shorter journey to Twickenham, in their attempt to qualify for the knockout stages of the competition for the fourth successive season.
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Wasps will start their European campaign against Ulster Rugby, who finished fifth in last season’s Pro 12, having faced the Irish province in pre-season earlier this month.
The men in black and gold will then Harlequins at the Ricoh Arena in round two as the two Aviva Premiership rivals go head-to-head in Europe.
The back-to-back fixtures in December see Wasps take on the French side that finished top of the TOP 14 at the end of the regular 2016/17 season, La Rochelle, first away from home and then back at the Ricoh Arena.
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Pool 1 fixtures
Friday 13 Oct – Ulster Rugby v Wasps – Kingspan Stadium – KO 19:45 (BT Sport)
Sunday 22 Oct – Wasps v Harlequins – Ricoh Arena – KO 17:30 (BT Sport)
Sunday 10 December – La Rochelle v Wasps – Stade Marcel-Deflandre – KP 14:00 (BT Sport)
Sunday 17 December – Wasps v La Rochelle – Ricoh Arena – KO 13:00 (Sky Sports)
12/13/14 January – Harlequins v Wasps – Twickenham Stoop – KO TBD after Round 4
19/20/21 January – Wasps v Ulster Rugby – Ricoh Arena - KO TBD after Round 4
Confirmation of kick off dates and times for rounds 5 and 6 will be confirmed after round four of the competition.
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