France head coach Fabien Galthie has confirmed that prop Uini Atonio and lock Romain Taofifenua have announced retirement from international rugby following their side's exit from the ongoing Rugby World Cup.
Whilst Ireland v New Zealand and South Africa's meeting with France will have everybody gripped this weekend, the lopsided nature of the World Cup draw needs to be addressed - and a British scientist may have an answer.
France made a statement of intent as they stormed into the quarter-finals with a 60-7 victory over Italy in Lyon as they finished at the top of Pool A in the Rugby World Cup. Here are the key moments from the encounter.
France scored a record 14-try performance as they thrashed Namibia 96-0 to inch closer to the quarter-final berth in the ongoing Rugby World Cup campaign in Marseille. Here are the highlights from the encounter.
France successfully overcame a spirited performance from Uruguay as they sealed a 27-12 victory to maintain their perfect start in the ongoing Rugby World Cup. Here are the highlights from the Pool A clash.