France

‘Scotland were disappointed, but 40 minutes does not make a team poor overnight’

We are in a World Cup year and rugby in Scotland is on the rise, but did last weekend’s defeat to Ireland show us Greg Townsend’s side are still a step below the ‘top teams?’
15 February 2019

Maro Itoje making 'good progress' from injury - Steve Borthwick

England forwards coach Steve Borthwick revealed that Saracens lock Maro Itoje is making a steady progress from the knee injury that he sustained during the Six Nations opening game against Ireland.
15 February 2019

How the French keep doing what they’re doing

Former Stade Rouennais player Ben Mercer has his say on the problems of French rugby after the opening two rounds of this year's Six Nations.
13 February 2019

Jonny May hat-trick inspires England to 44-8 bonus point win over France

Jonny May scored a hat-trick as England came up with a clinical display at Twickenham Stadium on Sunday to trounce France 44-8 in the second round of the Six Nations.
11 February 2019

France recall Mathieu Bastareaud for clash against England

France head coach Jacques Brunel has made six changes for the Twickenham clash against England scheduled to be played on Sunday.
8 February 2019

Courtney Lawes and Chris Ashton named in England line-up for Twickenham clash against France

Sale Sharks winger Chris Ashton will make his first Six Nations start for England since 2013 after he was drafted in the starting line-up for the upcoming encounter against France to be played at Twickenham Stadium on Sunday.
8 February 2019

Wales slip to fourth position in rankings despite win over France

Wales will move down to fourth position in the World Rugby Rankings despite they managed to beat France 19-24 in their Six Nations opening game in Paris.
4 February 2019

Wales make terrific second half comeback to beat France 19-24 in Six Nations opener

George North scored a double as Wales made a stunning comeback from being 16-0 down to win the Six Nations opener against France 19-24 at Stade de France on Friday.
2 February 2019

Romain Ntamack set to make first start for France in clash against Wales

Toulouse centre Romain Ntamack is set to make his international debut after he was named in the starting line-up of France for the upcoming Six Nations opening clash against Wales to be played in Paris on Friday.
31 January 2019

Wales receive Ross Moriarty boost ahead of France clash

Wales have received a major boost ahead of the Six Nations opening clash against France on Friday with back-row Ross Moriarty declared fit after managing to recover from a concussion.
30 January 2019

France's Wesley Fofana to retire from international rugby at end of World Cup 2019

France international Wesley Fofana has confirmed that he will retire from international rugby at end of upcoming World Cup to be played in Japan later this year.
25 January 2019

France v Wales - Match 1 Six Nations 2019 - Game details

The 2019 edition of Six Nations tournament will kick-start on 1st February in Paris with France locking horns with Wales.
22 January 2019

France call-up Paul Willemse in Six Nations squad

France have called-up Montpellier lock Paul Willemse in the 31-man squad for the opening two games of the upcoming Six Nations tournament.
14 January 2019

French rugby mourns death of fourth young player in last eight months

French rugby has witnessed their fourth fatality in eight months after they were left mourning by the death of another young player last Sunday.
9 January 2019

Montpellier secure signing of France captain Guilhem Guirado

Montpellier have confirmed that France skipper Guilhem Guirado will join the Top 14 club ahead of the 2019/20 season.
30 November 2018

Fiji go past France in World Rugby Rankings

Fiji have been the biggest gainer in the World Rugby Rankings following their 14-21 win over France in the final round of the November series that came to a conclusion last weekend.
27 November 2018

Fiji secure first win over France with 14-21 triumph

Fiji capped off their November series on a high as they went on to register their first win over France with a 14-21 margin at Stade de France on Saturday.
25 November 2018

Fiji name Josua Tuisova on wing for Test against France

Fiji coach John McKee has made a solitary change from the line-up that faced Scotland for the final game of the November series clash against France scheduled on Saturday.
22 November 2018

France change two for encounter against Fiji

France head coach Jacques Brunel has made two changes to the line-up for the upcoming November series clash against Fiji to be played on Saturday.
22 November 2018

Yoann Huget and Gael Fickou in France line-up for clash against Argentina

France head coach Jacques Brunel has made two changes to the starting line-up for the upcoming clash against Argentina scheduled to be played at Stade Pierre Mauroy on Saturday.
15 November 2018