‘We weren't given a hope in hell of winning one, never mind two games in the pool’, Newcastle‘s Dean Richards eloquently outlines the scale of what the Falcons have achieved with back to back wins against French opposition. We cannot wait to head to Newcastle, a city close to our hearts, when it hosts the Champions Cup final next May. This weekend we also loved Finn Russell’s magical chip as Racing blitzed Ulster. The mercurial playmaker is supported by a lethal back three of Juan Imhoff, Teddy Thomas & Simon Zebo, with the Parisian club well placed to go one better than last years runner-up spot. .