2000–01 European Challenge Cup pool stage

The pool stage of the 2000–01 European Challenge Cup.

2000–01 European Challenge Cup pool stage
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Pool 1Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  Newcastle Falcons 6 5 0 1 27 10 17 234 99 135 10
  Benetton Treviso 6 5 0 1 17 11 6 157 97 60 10
  Bordeaux-Begles 6 2 0 4 17 14 3 136 152 −16 4
  Cross Keys 6 0 0 6 7 33 −26 60 239 −179 0
7 October 2000
15:00
Benetton Treviso   28 – 15   Newcastle Falcons
Stadio Comunale di Monigo
Attendance: 2,000
7 October 2000
17:30
Cross Keys   18 – 30   Bordeaux-Begles
Pandy Park
Attendance: 1,500

14 October 2000
19:30
Bordeaux-Begles   19 – 26   Benetton Treviso
Stade Andre Moga
Attendance: 5,000
15 October 2000
14:30
Newcastle Falcons   99 – 8   Cross Keys
Kingston Park Stadium
Attendance: 2,000

21 October 2000
14:30
Cross Keys   10 – 20   Benetton Treviso
Pandy Park
Attendance: 600
22 October 2000
15:00
Bordeaux-Begles   18 – 26   Newcastle Falcons
Stade Andre Moga
Attendance: 4,000

28 October 2000
14:30
Benetton Treviso   31 – 3   Cross Keys
Stadio Comunale di Monigo
Attendance: 3,000
29 October 2000
14:30
Newcastle Falcons   39 – 15   Bordeaux-Begles
Kingston Park Stadium
Attendance: 3,000

13 January 2001
19:00
Bordeaux-Begles   34 – 10   Cross Keys
Stade Andre Moga
14 January 2001
14:30
Newcastle Falcons   30 – 19   Benetton Treviso
Kingston Park Stadium
Attendance: 2,496

20 January 2001
14:30
Benetton Treviso   33 – 20   Bordeaux-Begles
Stadio Comunale di Monigo
Attendance: 3,000
21 January 2001
14:30
Cross Keys   11 – 25   Newcastle Falcons
Pandy Park
Attendance: 1,500

Pool 2Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  Béziers 6 5 0 1 14 10 4 151 112 39 10
  Montferrand 6 4 0 2 23 9 14 201 107 94 8
  Neath 6 2 0 4 16 23 −7 151 192 −41 4
 Connacht 6 1 0 5 4 15 −11 60 152 −92 2
7 October 2000
13:00
Connacht   14 – 16   Béziers
The Sports Ground
Attendance: 500
7 October 2000
19:30
Montferrand   55 – 17   Neath
Stade Marcel Michelin
Attendance: 4,500

14 October 2000
14:30
Neath   45 – 0   Connacht
The Gnoll
Attendance: 1,500
14 October 2000
19:30
Béziers   22 – 3   Montferrand
Stade de la Méditerranée
Attendance: 3,000

21 October 2000
17:30
Neath   23 – 37   Béziers
The Gnoll
Attendance: 3,000
22 October 2000
15:00
Montferrand   58 – 21   Connacht
Stade Marcel Michelin

28 October 2000
15:00
Connacht   3 – 12   Montferrand
The Sports Ground
Attendance: 1,000
28 October 2000
19:30
Béziers   57 – 20   Neath
Stade de la Méditerranée
Attendance: 6,000

11 January 2001
14:30
Neath   35 – 30   Montferrand
The Gnoll
Attendance: 3,000
13 January 2001
17:00
Béziers   10 – 9   Connacht
Stade de la Méditerranée

20 January 2001
15:00
Connacht   13 – 11   Neath
The Sports Ground
Attendance: 700
21 January 2001
15:00
Montferrand   43 – 9   Béziers
Stade Marcel Michelin
Attendance: 3,700

Pool 3Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  Perpignan 6 4 0 2 20 9 11 187 105 82 8
  Rotherham Titans 6 4 0 2 13 19 −6 122 136 −14 8
  Bridgend RFC 6 2 0 4 15 16 −1 144 166 −22 4
  Grenoble 6 2 0 4 12 16 −4 120 166 −46 4
7 October 2000
15:00
Rotherham Titans   35 – 5   Grenoble
Clifton Sports Ground
Attendance: 1,500
7 October 2000
17:00
Bridgend RFC   22 – 26   Perpignan
Brewery Field
Attendance: 1,850

13 October 2000
20:00
Grenoble   36 – 9   Bridgend RFC
Stade Lesdiguieres
Attendance: 1,000
14 October 2000
20:00
Perpignan   19 – 20   Rotherham Titans
Stade Aimé Giral
Attendance: 8,000

21 October 2000
15:00
Rotherham Titans   16 – 9   Bridgend RFC
Clifton Sports Ground
Attendance: 2,300
21 October 2000
20:00
Grenoble   25 – 16   Perpignan
Stade Lesdiguieres
Attendance: 3,500

28 October 2000
17:30
Bridgend RFC   61 – 8  Rotherham Titans
Brewery Field
Attendance: 1,500
28 October 2000
20:00
Perpignan   48 – 10   Grenoble
Stade Aimé Giral
Attendance: 4,500

13 January 2001
20:00
Perpignan   48 – 6   Bridgend RFC
Stade Aimé Giral
14 January 2001
15:00
Grenoble   12 – 21   Rotherham Titans
Stade Lesdiguieres

20 January 2001
14:30
Bridgend RFC   37 – 32   Grenoble
Brewery Field
Attendance: 1,800
20 January 2001
14:15
Rotherham Titans   22 – 30   Perpignan
Clifton Sports Ground
Attendance: 2,200

Pool 4Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  SU Agen 6 5 0 1 37 5 32 259 91 168 10
  Sale Sharks 6 4 0 2 16 18 −2 178 155 23 8
  Auch 6 2 1 3 16 21 −5 134 185 −51 5
  Caerphilly 6 0 1 5 11 36 −25 128 268 −140 1
7 October 2000
14:30
Caerphilly   27 – 38   Agen
Virginia Park
Attendance: 1,000
7 October 2000
19:30
Auch   26 – 23   Sale Sharks
Stade du Moulais
Attendance: 4,000

14 October 2000
14:30
Sale Sharks   23 – 14   Caerphilly
Heywood Road
Attendance: 1,500
14 October 2000
19:30
Agen   25 – 7   Auch
Stade Armandie
Attendance: 6,000

21 October 2000
14:30
Caerphilly   36 – 36   Auch
Virginia Park
Attendance: 1,000
21 October 2000
19:30
Agen   44 – 9   Sale Sharks
Stade Armandie
Attendance: 9,000

28 October 2000
15:00
Sale Sharks   28 – 23   Agen
Heywood Road
28 October 2000
19:30
Auch   33 – 15   Caerphilly
Stade du Moulais
Attendance: 3,000

13 January 2001
15:00
Sale Sharks   39 – 17   Auch
Heywood Road
Attendance: 3,500
13 January 2001
19:30
Agen   82 – 5   Caerphilly
Stade Armandie
Attendance: 3,000

20 January 2001
14:30
Caerphilly   31 – 56   Sale Sharks
Virginia Park
Attendance: 1,000
20 January 2001
18:00
Auch   15 – 47   Agen
Stade du Moulais

Pool 5Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  NEC Harlequins 6 5 0 1 22 8 14 188 80 108 10
  Dax 6 5 0 1 17 10 7 152 103 49 10
  Ebbw Vale 6 1 0 5 13 18 −5 120 151 −31 2
  Périgueux 6 1 0 5 9 25 −16 94 220 −126 2
6 October 2000
20:00
Dax   31 – 10   Ebbw Vale
Stade Maurice Boyau
Attendance: 2,500
7 October 2000
15:00
NEC Harlequins   23 – 16   Périgueux
Twickenham Stoop
Attendance: 1,867

14 October 2000
17:30
Ebbw Vale   6 – 18   NEC Harlequins
Eugene Cross Park
Attendance: 2,000
14 October 2000
20:00
Périgueux   13 – 22   Dax
Stade Municipal

21 October 2000
15:00
NEC Harlequins   25 – 3   Dax
Twickenham Stoop
21 October 2000
20:00
Périgueux   19 – 16   Ebbw Vale
Stade Municipal

27 October 2000
19:30
Ebbw Vale   50 – 19   Périgueux
Eugene Cross Park
Attendance: 1,200
28 October 2000
20:00
Dax   23 – 22   NEC Harlequins
Stade Maurice Boyau
Attendance: 5,000

12 January 2001
19:30
Ebbw Vale   16 – 19   Dax
Eugene Cross Park
Attendance: 1,000
13 January 2001
20:00
Périgueux   10 – 55   NEC Harlequins
Stade Municipal

20 January 2001
15:00
NEC Harlequins   45 – 22   Ebbw Vale
Twickenham Stoop
Attendance: 3,300
21 January 2001
20:00
Dax   54 – 17   Périgueux
Stade Maurice Boyau

Pool 6Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  London Irish 6 5 0 1 25 13 12 254 106 148 10
  Brive 6 5 0 1 23 11 12 184 143 41 10
  Aurillac 6 2 0 4 20 17 3 155 179 −24 4
  Piacenza 6 0 0 6 10 37 −27 90 255 −165 0
7 October 2000
15:00
London Irish   42 – 10   Aurillac
Madejski Stadium
Attendance: 2,277
7 October 2000
15:00
Piacenza   13 – 29   Brive
Beltrametti

14 October 2000
20:00
Aurillac   19 – 36   London Irish
Stade Jean Alric
Attendance: 4,500
15 October 2000
15:00
Brive   44 – 10   Piacenza
Stadium Municipal, Brive

21 October 2000
15:00
London Irish   35 – 8   Brive
Madejski Stadium
Attendance: 3,182
21 October 2000
20:00
Aurillac   41 – 10   Piacenza
Stade Jean Alric

28 October 2000
15:00
Piacenza   13 – 58   London Irish
Beltrametti
28 October 2000
20:00
Aurillac   26 – 28   Brive
Stade Jean Alric
Attendance: 4,000

13 January 2001
14:30
Piacenza   25 – 27   Aurillac
Beltrametti
Attendance: 300
14 January 2001
15:00
Brive   37 – 27   London Irish
Stadium Municipal, Brive

21 January 2001
15:00
Brive   38 – 32   Aurillac
Stadium Municipal, Brive
Attendance: 4,000
21 January 2001
15:00
London Irish   56 – 19   Piacenza
Madejski Stadium
Attendance: 2,754

Pool 7Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  Mont de Marsan 6 5 0 1 22 8 14 177 113 64 10
  La Rochelle 6 3 1 2 21 11 10 167 113 54 7
  Bristol Shoguns 6 3 1 2 17 16 1 199 147 52 7
  Rugby Parma 6 0 0 6 12 37 −25 92 262 −170 0
7 October 2000
15:00
Bristol Shoguns   41 – 24   Mont de Marsan
Memorial Ground
Attendance: 1,503
7 October 2000
19:30
Rugby Parma   6 – 30   La Rochelle
Stadio de Rugby

14 October 2000
18:00
La Rochelle   34 – 19   Bristol Shoguns
Stade Marcel Deflandre
Attendance: 6,500
14 October 2000
19:00
Mont de Marsan   61 – 15   Rugby Parma
Stade Guy Boniface
Attendance: 2,700

21 October 2000
15:00
Bristol Shoguns   61 – 14   Rugby Parma
Memorial Ground
Attendance: 2,073
21 October 2000
19:00
Mont de Marsan   12 – 7   La Rochelle
Stade Guy Boniface
Attendance: 3,500

28 October 2000
18:00
La Rochelle   12 – 16   Mont de Marsan
Stade Marcel Deflandre
Attendance: 3,000
28 October 2000
19:30
Rugby Parma   12 – 25   Bristol Shoguns
Stadio de Rugby
Attendance: 1,200

13 January 2001
18:00
La Rochelle   43 – 19   Rugby Parma
Stade Marcel Deflandre
13 January 2001
18:00
Mont de Marsan   22 – 12   Bristol Shoguns
Stade Guy Boniface
Attendance: 6,000

20 January 2001
14:30
Rugby Parma   26 – 42   Mont de Marsan
Stadio de Rugby
Attendance: 150
20 January 2001
15:00
Bristol Shoguns   41 – 41   La Rochelle
Memorial Ground
Attendance: 2,105

Pool 8Edit

Team P W D L Tries for Tries against Try diff Points for Points against Points diff Pts
  Narbonne 4 3 1 0 13 9 4 124 76 48 7
  Bourgoin 4 2 1 1 13 6 7 104 83 21 5
  Rugby Viadana 4 0 0 4 8 19 −11 78 147 −69 0
7 October 2000
19:30
Narbonne   53 – 24   Viadana
Parc des Sports et de l'Amitié
Attendance: 1,000

14 October 2000
14:30
Viadana   8 – 29   Bourgoin
Kenmare
Attendance: 1,000

21 October 2000
19:30
Narbonne   34 – 17   Bourgoin
Parc des Sports et de l'Amitié
Attendance: 3,400

27 October 2000
19:30
Bourgoin   15 – 15   Narbonne
Stade Pierre Rajon
Attendance: 4,100

13 January 2001
14:30
Viadana   20 – 22   Narbonne
Kenmare

21 January 2001
15:00
Bourgoin   43 – 26   Viadana
Stade Pierre Rajon
Attendance: 3,000

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