Amlin Challenge Cup runners-up in 2011 when they were defeated in the final by Harlequins, and beaten narrowly in the semi-final by Toulon last season, Stade Francais' initiative in bringing the three fixtures to new audiences will further enhance the reputation of the tournament.
Amlin Challenge Cup - Pool 5
Saturday, 20 October
Stade Francais Paris v Grenoble, Stade Oceane (Le Havre) 21.00
Thursday, 13 December
Stade Francais Paris v I Cavalieri Prato, MMArena (Le Mans) 20.45
17/18/19/20 January 2013
Stade Francais Paris v London Welsh, Stade du Hainaut (Valenciennes)