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Scotland record an historic first ever win over England, while France and Wales also win on the opening weekend of the U20 Six Nations Championship.
TOP 14 WRAP: France international scrumhalf Maxime Machenaud kicked Racing 92 to a 26-20 victory over Clermont on Sunday, snapping the Top 14 leaders' winning run at eight games.
In her latest exclusive column, Alicia Quirk – known to her team-mates as Quirky – looks back on the rounds in North America and the exciting series conclusion that lies ahead in France next month.
Glasgow have announced that their Fijian international second-row Leone Nakarawa will leave the club in the summer for as yet unannounced club in France’s Top 14 league.
Glasgow star Nakarawa to depart for France
Glasgow’s Fiji lock Leone Nakarawa will leave the club a year before the end of his contract to join a French club next season.
USA and France complete the eight-team field for the wheelchair rugby event at Paralympic Games in Rio after reaching the final of the Paris qualifier.
Bernard Jackman is carving a reputation as a shrewd coach in the foothills of the Alps with Grenoble in the Top 14 and he has Quins in his sightsTaking it in: Bernard Jackman surveys his Grenoble squadIt’s not easy being Bernard Jackman. The head coach of Grenoble is put through the wringer every time his team …Continue reading »
The Saints will have four matches over three weekends this summer as they prepare for the 2016/17 Aviva Premiership and European campaigns. Pre-season will include challenging trips to France and Belfast, with two Championship teams heading to Franklin’s Gardens for a double-header of action. The summer will open with the Saints taking part once again in the Challenge Vaquerin in southern France,
Lee and a slightly worse for wear Josh […] The post Podcast Episode 21: Fantasy Sevens, Emotional Haskell, French Revolution appeared first on Blood & Mud.
Earlier this year the Rugby Football Union wrote to World Rugby expressing concern that the latter’s regulations did not provide sufficient supervisory and intervention powers over unions when it came to disciplinary issues. It is ironic now, given that World Rugby’s intervention last month earned the England prop Joe Marler a two-match ban and £20,000 […]The post France Continue Refusing To Implement Common Disciplinary Regulations appeared first on In The Loose.
The FFR and LNR in France have proposed a radical shake-up to the structure of both the Six Nations and the Top14. The radical new measures to be discussed by the FFR and LNR on April 26 include: From 2018-19 the Top 14 reduced to Top 12 & only 1 club relegated from top flight […]The post France Propose Radical Changes To Six Nations And Top14 appeared first on In The Loose.
France stun New Zealand on day of shocks
DAY ONE WRAP: South Africa and France have achieved clean sweeps on Day One, while Argentina drew with Japan to remain unbeaten.
France were not about to make the same mistake twice in a row, and secured a famous victory over a lethargic New Zealand side first up at the Singapore Sevens.
The three women in command (Picture: FFR) Three players have emerged as leaders in the games and life of the French squad, and the contribution of Fanny Horta, Camille Grassineau and Marjorie Mayans is being officially described as an “essential extra” to the squads “great collective adventures”. David Courteix, taking stock of the squad’s recent progress from Sao Paulo to Vancouver via Las Vegas, said: “Something is happening in the group and it’s very positive. One can speak of significant progress.”Read more about Player power a positive for France
Laurent Sempéré’s unserved 15-week ban highlights authorities’ problems in enforcing common disciplinary regulations across all countries and competitionsEarlier this year the Rugby Football Union wrote to World …
The schedule and venue for this year’s Women’s Rugby Series has been announced, with USA set to host England, Canada and France.
Josh Bekhuis is France bound and has left a big hole for the Southland Stags to fill this season.
England Students certainly had an exciting and constructive couple of weeks in their latest round of fixtures when they made the trips to France and Ireland.
French rugby’s powers-that-be want to make the JIFF regulations stricter to stop the flood of foreign players into the Top 14National issue: Are France fans worried about the number of foreign players in the Top 14? Photo: Getty ImagesFrench rugby’s powers-that-be want to make the JIFF regulations stricter to stop the flood of foreign players into the Top 14
Worcester Warriors scrum-half Jean-Baptsite Bruzulier will leave Sixways this summer to join French side Nevers. The no.9 captained Warriors to British & Irish Cup glory last season and played a significant role in the Championship play-offs after Jonny Arr picked up a ban and Charlie Mulchrone went down injured.
The New Zealand sevens team has come from 17 points down to defeat France 19-17 in its opening Pool A match at the Hong Kong Sevens on Friday night.