France Name Rugby World Cup Squad

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Jacques Brunel has confirmed France's 31-man Rugby World Cup squad.   Back rower Louis Picamoles will participate in his third World Cup having featured in 2011, 2015 and will retire from...

Jalibert makes a late claim for a test recall

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Young France fly-half Matthieu Jalibert scored 19 points as Union Bordeaux-Begles beat Toulon 34-12 in the French Top 14 on Saturday as England centre Ben Te'o made his debut for the visitors.     Jalibert...

Top 14 Highlights: Bordeaux Bègles v Toulouse

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

It's a rather large upset as the current cup holders take a loss in their first game of the season against Union Bordeaux Begles. Union Bordeaux Begles took hold of the game from rather early but...