Thursday, July 29, 2021

Rugby

new faces have emerged in the XV of France during the summer tour in Australia

Melvyn Jaminet during the third test match of the XV of France against Australia, July 17, 2021 in Brisbane. TERTIUS PICKARD / AP A mess of emotions and panache. Here is what to remember from...

for the XV of France, a second match to redeem against Australia

Full-back Melvyn Jaminet during the first test match against Australia in Brisbane on July 7. PATRICK HAMILTON / AFP The defeats follow one another and are similar for the French rugby players, who face the Australians...

Toulouse winner of La Rochelle in the Top 14 final

Toulouse players celebrate their victory at the end of the final match of the French rugby championship at the Stade de France, in Saint-Denis, on June 25, 2021. LOIC BARATOUX / AFP After Europe, Stade Toulouse...

La Rochelle want to beat bad luck against Toulouse in the Top 14 final

Tawera Kerr-Barlow (right) and Ihaia West will form the hinge in La Rochelle for the Top 14 final against Toulouse. XAVIER LÉOTY / AFP La Rochelle-Toulouse is a bit like the series of the year in...

Toulouse join La Rochelle in the Top 14 final after their success against Bordeaux-Bègles

An action by Ben Lam (Bordeaux-Bègles) against Stade Toulousain in Villeneuve-d'Ascq, Saturday, June 19. DENIS CHARLET / AFP Toulouse will find La Rochelle in the Top 14 final, Friday at the Stade de France, in the...

La Rochelle dominates Racing 92 and qualifies for the Top 14 final

French full-back Brice Dulin and Australian full-back Kurtley Beale, during the rugby semi-final match between La Rochelle and Racing 92, at Stade Marcel-Deflandre, in Lille, on June 18, 2021. FRANCOIS LO PRESTI / AFP La Rochelle...

The prefecture of Pyrénées-Atlantiques reports to justice the non-compliance with health rules during the Biarritz-Bayonne match

Biarritz Olympique supporters invade the lawn of the Aguiléra stadium in Biarritz, Saturday June 12, 2021. THIBAULT SOUNY / AFP It was in this pre-Covid atmosphere, undoubtedly the hottest of the rugby season in France, that...

Perpignan promoted to Top 14 after victory over Biarritz in the Pro D2 final

The Perpignan players celebrate their victory against Biarritz on Saturday June 5th. PASCAL GUYOT / AFP Perpignan will evolve next season in Top 14 thanks to its victory over Biarritz (33-14), Saturday June 5, in Montpellier...

Montpellier wins the European Challenge by beating Leicester by one point

The celebration of the Montpellierains after their victory in the European Challenge final, on May 21, 2021, in Twickenham, London. DAVID DAVIES / AP Montpellier continues its recovery brilliantly: the Hérault club dampened the enthusiasm of...

Stade Toulousain on the roof of Europe, after its victory against La Rochelle (22-17)

What? The Champions Cup final, between Toulouse and La Rochelle. When? Saturday, May 22, at 5:45 p.m. Or ? At Twickenham Stadium, London...

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