Glasgow Warriors set for Racing 92 rematch in Champions Cup

first_imgGlasgow Warriors have been drawn with French stars Racing 92 for the second consecutive European Champions Cup campaign.The Paris club features former Warriors favourite Leone Nakarawa, as well as rugby royalty Dan Carter and French international stars such as Maxime Machenaud, Wenceslas Lauret and Eddy Ben Arous.In last season’s cup Warriors defeated the French side 22-5 at Rugby Park but were beaten 34-10 in Paris.Glasgow must also face English Premiership side Leicester Tigers and Pro 12 rivals Munster in Pool 1 of the tournament. Meanwhile Edinburgh Rugby’s third successive Challenge Cup campaign sees them come up against former Murrayfield favourite Tim Visser and his new club, Harlequins.The London side reached last year’s final of the competition and have also added Scotland fly half Ruaridh Jackson to their squad this summer.Completing Pool 5 are Sergio Parisse’s Stade Francais and Romanian champions Timisoara Saracens.last_img