France

France leave out Mathieu Bastareaud and Morgan Parra in World Cup squad

France head coach Jacques Brunel has left out Mathieu Bastareaud and Morgan Parra in the 31-man squad for the World Cup scheduled later this year in Japan.
18 June 2019

Carbonel, Joseph steer France to 7-20 win over South Africa to set up final against Australia

Jordan Joseph scored a try while Carbonel kicked five penalties as France edged out South Africa 7-20 in the semi-final of the World Rugby U20 Championship at Racecourse Stadium on Monday.
18 June 2019

Argentina U20 reach semi-final with 26-47 win over France

Argentina went on to book a place in the semi-final of the World Rugby U20 Championship after beating France 26-47 in their face-off at Racecourse Stadium on Wednesday.
13 June 2019

France U20 remain unbeaten after 32-13 victory over Wales

France remained unbeaten in the ongoing World Rugby U20 Championship as they went on to beat 32-13 against Wales at Racecourse Stadium on Saturday.
9 June 2019

Jordan Joseph hat-trick guides France U20 to 36-20 win over Fiji

France started their World Rugby U20 Championship campaign with a 36-20 bonus point win over Fiji at Racecourse Stadium.
5 June 2019

France international Mathieu Bastareaud to feature in Major League Rugby post World Cup

France international Mathieu Bastareaud has confirmed that he will be heading to New York post World Cup scheduled later this year to feature in the Major League Rugby.
29 April 2019

Ex-skipper Raphael Ibanez to take manager role of France after World Cup

Former France captain Raphael Ibanez will take over as the manager of the national side following the completion of the World Cup scheduled in Japan later this year.
26 April 2019

Rugby Rumours: NY for Basta, Moriarty Switch, Warrior to Sunwolf and Giant Tiger

NY for Basta, Moriarty Switch, Warrior to Sunwolf and Giant Tiger
26 April 2019

France to refrain from appointing foreign coach after clubs vote against the move

France will not have a foreign coach post 2019 World Cup following a referendum released on Friday where clubs have voted against the idea.
12 April 2019

France show interest in Crusaders back coach Ronan O'Gara ahead of World Cup

France have expressed their interest in hiring the services of former Ireland international Ronan O'Gara in their coaching panel ahead of the World Cup according to reports.
21 March 2019

France survive Italy scare to finish fourth in Six Nations

France managed to overcome Italy with a hard-fought 14-25 victory in the final round of the Six Nations 2019 campaign at Stadio Olimpico on Saturday.
17 March 2019

Guinness Six Nations - Team of the Week - Round Four

As the Six Nations prepares for a thrilling climax this weekend, Joe Harvey takes a final look back at Round Four and selects some of his top performers.
14 March 2019

Scenario for teams ahead of final round of Six Nations

The 2019 edition of the Six Nations has reached the final stage with three teams in contention to win the title. Here we look at the scenarios for the teams ahead of the weekend's clashes.
12 March 2019

Highlights of round four of Six Nations 2019

As the Six Nations 2019 enters the final round, Wales, England and Ireland are in contention to win the title after a productive fourth round. Here are the highlights from the action that unfolded last weekend.
12 March 2019

France lose Jefferson Poirot and Wenceslas Lauret to injuries ahead of final round clash against Italy

France will miss the services of Jefferson Poirot and Wenceslas Lauret for the final round of the Six Nations clash against Italy to be played in Rome on Saturday.
12 March 2019

Ireland secure bonus point win over France in Dublin

Ireland have kept their hope of winning the Six Nations alive as they completed a 26-14 bonus point victory over France in the fourth round at Aviva Stadium on Sunday.
10 March 2019

Rory Best to lead Ireland against France

Ireland have recalled several experienced players in their line-up for the upcoming Six Nations clash against France to be played in Dublin on Sunday.
8 March 2019

France remain unchanged for Six Nations clash against Ireland

France head coach Jacques Brunel has named an unchanged line-up for the fourth round of the Six Nations clash against Ireland to be played at Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Sunday.
5 March 2019

Guinness Six Nations - Team of the Week - Round Three

After victories for France, Wales and Ireland, there is a strong focus on all three teams in Joe Harvey’s XV of the week as the Six Nations reaches the halfway point.
25 February 2019

France register first win in Six Nations 2019 after beating Scotland 27-10

France registered their first win in the ongoing Six Nations tournament as they defeated Scotland in Paris with a 27-10 margin on Saturday.
24 February 2019