Toulon grind out win against Castres

May 20, 2017 0

Tweet Toulon survived the threat of Benjamin Urdapilleta’s boot to hold on for a 26-22 win over Castres at the Stade Mayol. A stellar performance from Leigh Halfpenny was enough to send Toulon through to […]

Lyon signs Oosthuizen and Van der Merwe

May 10, 2017 1

Tweet Top 14 side Lyon have signed South African duo Francois van der Merwe and Ettiene Oosthuizen for the 2017/2018 season. Lock Francois van der Merwe plays is on the books of Racing 92 at […]

White, Montpellier accused of cheating

May 8, 2017 6

Tweet Montpellier could be docked five log points after coach Jake White played suspended lock Jacques du Plessis against Stade Français. Montpellier had already progressed to the playoffs before the final round, but Stade needed […]

Top 14 Weekend Wrap

March 19, 2017 0

Tweet The French Top 14 are in Week 21 and here is a wrap on the weekends matches Just three Top 14 matches took place on Saturday following the postponements of matches involving Stade Français […]

Racing and Stade merge

March 14, 2017 1

Tweet Top French clubs Racing 92 and Stade Français will merge to form a new club next season.     In a major shake-up in French rugby, the two powerhouse clubs, who have won the Top 14 […]

“Hero’s…urr Europe in a Nutshell”

March 6, 2017 0

Tweet This week sees the Six nations return for the final matches and the focus will be on England to see if they can equal New Zealand record of consecutive wins against trier one nations. […]

Top 14 Wrap

March 5, 2017 0

Tweet Castres rose up the table thanks to their win over Clermont in the first of four matches on Saturday, with Brive beating Toulon in the evening. Results Saturday Castres 26-16 Clermont Grenoble 19-10 Racing […]

Reality for Toulon this season…

January 10, 2017 0

Tweet Toulon boss Mike Ford suggested that silverware may not come the club’s way this season after being well beaten away to Clermont. Ford watched on as Toulon were thrashed 30-6 by title rivals Clermont […]

Top 14 Round 16 Wrap

January 9, 2017 0

Tweet La Rochelle moved top of the Top 14 table after they overcame Castres while Gaëtan Germain kicked 18 points as Brive edged Grenoble on Saturday. Pau versus Lyon was postponed due to an unplayable […]

Top 14 Wrap

November 28, 2016 0

Tweet There were wins for Castres, Bordeaux-Bègles, Brive, Clermont and Racing 92 in the Top 14 action that took place on Saturday. Fixtures/Results Saturday Castres 34-17 Toulon Bordeaux-Bègles 26-0 La Rochelle Brive 38-25 Pau Clermont […]

Top 14 Wrap

November 22, 2016 0

Tweet There were wins for Castres, Bordeaux-Bègles, Brive, Clermont and Racing 92 in the Top 14 action that took place on Saturday. Fixtures/Results Saturday Castres 34-17 Toulon Bordeaux-Bègles 26-0 La Rochelle Brive 38-25 Pau Clermont […]

Top 14 Wrap Week 10

November 7, 2016 0

Tweet There were home victories for Bordeaux-Bègles, Brive, Clermont, Toulouse and Racing 92 in round 10 of the Top 14 on Saturday. Fixtures/Results Saturday Bordeaux-Bègles 37-19 Stade Français Toulouse 16-15 Castres Brive 26-9 Bayonne Clermont […]

Top 14 Round 9 Wrap

October 31, 2016 0

Tweet Clermont boosted their lead in the French Top 14 on Sunday with a bonus-point 40-16 win at Brive, who suffered their first home loss since December. Clermont’s fly-half Patricio Fernandez (C) runs with the […]

Lyon take Bok lock to court

October 18, 2016 2

Tweet French Top 14 club Lyon announced on Monday they are taking legal action against Franco Mostert for breach of contract, reports SaRugbyMag.co.za The Lions and Springbok lock signed a two-year deal with Lyon, which was […]

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