Gael Fickou could be added to the already impressive Racing 92 backline

1 day ago by Ultimate Rugby

Racing 92 have no shortage of quality in their backline but that hasn't stopped them from looking to add even more star power.   Having recently acquired the services of Los Pumas utility back Emiliano...

Thomas Berjon scores a great solo try from a lineout

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle scrumhalf Thomas Berjan scored this superb solo try beating Stade Francais hooker Talu Latu and racing away.  

Top 14 weekend round up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Top 14 didn't spring any major surprises so far.    With still two matches to go, here is a wrap up of some results.    Friday Night Top of the table Toulouse hosted Pau.  Toulouse...

The weekend's French domestic action: Round 22

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

As Round 22 of the Top 14 approaches, spots 1 to 4 of the overall stands are occupied by Toulouse, La Rochelle, Racing 92 and Clermont respectively.   This weekend, Toulouse will host Pau at Stade...

TOP 14 HIGHLIGHTS: Montpellier Vs Stade Francais

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Montpellier finally have something to smile about as they end a nine game losing run in all competitions to beat Stade Francais at Altrad Stadium. Montpellier were...

Paul O'Connell chats about new coaching role with Ireland

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

Newly appointed Ireland forwards coach Paul O’Connell is enjoying being back in the mix of the national side and attending to his new role.   O’Connell’s charges got stuck into...

TOP 14 HIGHLIGHTS: Stade Francais Vs Castres Olympique

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

What started as a rather messy match eventually allowed some excitement. It was a hard grind for both teams as they struggled in terms of their discipline. Castres Olympique conceded more scrum penalties...

Six Nations: France Release Eight Players To Their Clubs

1 month ago by Ultimate Rugby

France head coach Fabien Galthie has trimmed his squad ahead of the weekend's Top 14 action.   As part of the performance partnership between the FFR and the LNR, the national team's boss is required...