On this day in ’99 Ulster claim the European Club Rugby Cup

30 January 1999; Ulster's Jan Cunningham celebrates with one of the Ulster substitutes. Heineken European Cup Final, Ulster v Colomiers, Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE

30 January 1999; Ulster’s Jan Cunningham celebrates with one of the Ulster substitutes. Heineken European Cup Final, Ulster v Colomiers, Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE

 

On this day in 1999 Ulster became the first Irish winners of the European Club Rugby cup with a 21-6 win over Colomiers at Lansdowne Road.

Captain David Humphreys had the honour of lifting the silverware in front of 49,000 spectators.