European quarter-final challenge confirmed

Following the 38-20 win over Bordeaux-Begles at BT Murrayfield last night, and this afternoon's matches in the other pools, the quarter-finalists in the European Rugby Challenge Cup have been confirmed.

 The qualifiers for the Challenge Cup quarter-finals and their rankings are as follows :
1 Gloucester Rugby (winner Pool 5)
2 Exeter Chiefs (winner Pool 2)
3 Newport Gwent Dragons (winner Pool 3)
4 London Irish (winner Pool 1)
5 Edinburgh Rugby (winner Pool 4)
6 Cardiff Blues (best pool runner-up)
7 Newcastle Falcons (second best pool runner-up)
8 Connacht Rugby (third best pool runner-up)

The quarter-final matches to be played on the weekend of 2-5 April are as follows:

(1) Gloucester Rugby v Connacht Rugby (8)
(2) Exeter Chiefs v Newcastle Falcons (7)
(3) Newport Gwent Dragons v Cardiff Blues (6)
(4) London Irish v Edinburgh Rugby (5)

More details to follow.