A day to remember as Scarlets soar into semi-final of Europe

SCARLETS have made the semi-finals of the European Champions Cup for the first time since 2007 after defeating La Rochelle 29-17 at a bouncing Parc Y Scarlets.

In front of a record sold-out crowd of almost 15,500, Scarlets became the first Welsh region in six years to reach the last four of Europe.

The result means the Scarlets will either face reigning champions Saracens in Coventry or travel to Dublin to face Leinster.

Wayne Pivac's side, backed by a superb home atmosphere, topped...

Parc Y Scarlets gearing up for it’s ‘biggest ever game’

IT has been 11 years since the Scarlets played the then defending champions Munster in the Quarter final of Europe.

That match, which ended 24-15 in favour of the Welsh side took place at Stradey Park in Llanelli. They went on to face Leicester Tigers at Welford Road in the semi-final, succumbing to a 33-17 defeat.

Skip forward over a decade and the Scarlets have finally secured a knock out spot in club rugby's greatest competition.

It wasn't an easy ride, after losing their...

Côr y Sgarlets on song for big cup game

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THE 'Big Match' is approaching as the Scarlets prepare to take on La Rochelle in the European Rugby Champions Cup on  Friday 30th March at Parc y Scarlets.

As with a duck it all appears calm on the surface but there is plenty of frantic action beneath the surface as Dick, Dora and Dai get everything ready for the French visitors.

The ladies and gents of the Scarlets Choir have done their bit today, Thursday (Mar 22)...