Demba Bamba rugby player
Demba Bamba rugby player

Demba Bamba

17th Mar 1998 1.85m/119kg Tighthead Prop

How France could run out against Argentina

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

France have rested a lot of their players ahead of the tour to Argentina. They have named a young and inexperienced squad. Here is how we think they will name their squad.   1 Sebastien Taofifenua 2 Teddy...

Demba Bamba signs with Racing 92

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

  France prop, Demba Bamba will join Racing 92 from Lyon next season. The Paris-based Top 14 club announced on Wednesday that Bamba will be joining his French teammates Ibrahim Diallo,...

The 12-strong reserves list named by France

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France boss Fabien Galthie didn’t just name his official squad of 33 on Monday for the upcoming Rugby World Cup – he also named a 12-strong reserves list that will remain in camp...

Thomas Laclayat replaces injured Demba Bamba in France squad

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A dark cloud hovers over the French squad as they release yet another injury update.   The side has confirmed that Demba Bamba has been released to his club, Lyon, following an injury he sustained against...

Match Preview: Bulls look to make statement against Lyon

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bulls will be aiming to make an impression as they debut in the Heineken Champions Cup at home to Lyon on Saturday.   Lyon are back in the Heineken Champions Cup after lifting the EPCR Challenge...

JAPAN v FRANCE: Preview, Stats, Facts and Lineups

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Japan host France in Aichi on Saturday in what is just the fourth official meeting between the two sides since 1973.   The sides have met on 10 occasions, although France did not award...

Ranked: The Heaviest Test Packs This July

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The test season is back, and with all the squads locked in for July, we check the scales and see which team could field the heaviest pack.       Taking the weights listed...

Quotes, Reaction, Stats, and Highlights from Lyon's historic Challenge Cup triumph

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon secured a maiden European trophy beating RC Toulon 30-12 in the EPCR Challenge Cup final on Friday.       A Challenge Cup record of 51,431 fans packed into...

Challenge Cup Final Teams: Cheslin Kolbe returns

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Lyon and RC Toulon have named their teams ahead of Friday evening's EPCR Challenge Cup final in Marseille.       Jordan Taufua will captain Lyon who have named an entirely...

Preview: Wasps bid to halt Lyon’s winning run

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Wasps will need to halt Lyon’s six-match winning streak in the EPCR Challenge Cup this season in the clubs’ first ever meeting in Europe if they are to progress to their second final in the...