Connacht Rugby have been drawn alongside Sale Sharks, Bordeaux-Begles and Perpignan in Pool 3 in the 2018/19 European Challenge Cup.

The draw was made earlier today in Lausanne, and is below in full.

The exact fixtures and kick-off times are TBD but will be played over the following weekends…

Round 1: 12th/13th/14th October
Round 2: 19th/20th/21st October
Round 3: 7th/8th/9th December
Round 4: 14th/15th/16th December
Round 5: 11th/12th/13th January 2019
Round 6: 18th/19th/20th January 2019
Quarter-finals: 29th/30th/31st March 2019
Semi-finals: 19th/20th/21st April 2019
Final: Friday 10 May, St James’ Park


Six changes for trip to Newcastle in Challenge Cup