Toulon wins in Pau, Clermont crushes Lyon with the offensive bonus

Pau-Toulon: 17-34 With a pack of dominating forwards, in which the presence of Facundo Isa, Jean-Baptiste Gros and Charles Ollivon weighed, Toulon made the entry break with three tries. First by the second line Alainu’uese (3-10, 11th), then the hooker Etrillard (3-17, 15th) and finally the right pillar Gigashvili (3-22, 18th). Reassured, Toulon was then … Read more

the brilliantly successful leap by Ange Capuozzo

By Arnaud Coudry Published on 09/25/2022 at 15:03, Update on 09/25/2022 at 15:25 Ange Capuozzo hit hard against Racing 92. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP Holder on the wing against Racing 92, the versatile Italian shone on Saturday in his colors. Express adaptation. Plenty is no plague. And at Stade Toulousain, it’s not the end of … Read more

The compositions of the teams of the 4th day

The 4th day of Top 14 has some great matches in store for us, including an enticing LOU – Stade Fran├žais (Saturday 5 p.m.) and an exciting Stade Toulousain – Racing 92 (Saturday 9:05 p.m.). Here are the team compositions for this weekend. It’s a beautiful weekend of rugby which is announced with the program … Read more

Blacks and Boks in a distance fight for the title

New Zealand and South Africa, both leading the Rugby Championship with 14 points, will engage in a distance duel on Saturday in Auckland and Durban for the final crown, during the 6th and final day. . The All Blacks, in search of their third consecutive victory in this flagship competition in the southern hemisphere (knowing … Read more

Springbok Jantjies in turmoil after confession of extramarital affair

The fly-half has admitted committing adultery, but not with the Springbok dietitian. His wife is not angry with the South African federation; And the Japanese franchise wants to terminate its contract. This is the story that has been making headlines in the South African tabloids for two weeks: the infidelity of which the Springboks’ opening … Read more

at the Laporte trial, behind the scenes of the awarding of the Rugby World Cup

If France hosts the Rugby World Cup in 2023, it owes it in part to the man, massive, who stands at the helm: Claude Atcher tried Thursday to clarify the links, sometimes vague, tied with the federation and who took them to the Paris Criminal Court. “I have the weakness to think that I am … Read more

“Rugby Europe”, the federation which works for emerging countries in the shadow of the Six Nations

Less than a year from the World Cup in France, the general manager of “Rugby Europe”, Florent Marty, takes stock of the actions carried out by his federation for the small nations of the Old Continent. The last straight line before the Rugby World Cup organized in less than a year in France (September 8, … Read more

soon the final in South Africa or in Doha?

The EPCR, which organizes continental competitions, is considering organizing the semi-finals of its competitions in the same venue, like what is done in the Top 14. And wishes to open up to new territories. In Europe, but not only. Since the start of the health crisis linked to Covid, the European Rugby Cups have been … Read more

Bayonne overthrows Racing, Castres and Clermont winners at home

Bayonne, Brive, Clermont and Castres are the winners of the multiplex of the 2e Top 14 day. While waiting for the result of the UBB which travels this Saturday evening to Montpellier (9 p.m.), Perpignan is the only team which has not yet won a match at the end of the 2e daytime. USAP fell … Read more

Lyon wins in Brive, Toulon dominates Bayonne

Brive-Lyon: 27-31 This game will be “a personality and character test”, insisted Xavier Garbajosa. From the outset, the Lyonnais settled in the Brive camp and remained there practically throughout the first period. The LOU largely dominated the debates, they held the ball to play while advancing, scored two tries by Botha (22nd) and Arnold (34th) … Read more