Steve Diamond wary of Montpellier challenge

Sale Sharks boss Steve Diamond has described his team's European Challenge Cup quarter-final rivals Montpellier as "formidable opposition."
7 April 2016

France bring in uncapped winger Marvin O'Connor

Uncapped winger Marvin O'Connor has been drafted into France's RBS 6 Nations squad.
25 January 2016

Montpellier thump Quins to reach European Challenge Cup quarter-finals

Montpellier reached the quarter-finals of the European Challenge Cup with a bonus-point win over previously unbeaten Harlequins.
23 January 2016

Lucky number 13 for Gloucester; Montpellier beat Cardiff at the death

Gloucester set a record 13th consecutive Challenge Cup victory with a 27-13 triumph over Worcester at Kingsholm.
17 December 2015

Cardiff mount comeback over Montpellier as Connacht and La Rochelle also win.

Cardiff staged a stunning comeback to claim a 37-27 bonus-point win over Montpellier to keep hopes of qualifying for the European Challenge Cup's knockout stages alive.
12 December 2015

Six-try Harlequins too good for Jake White's Montpellier

After declaring his interest in succeeding Stuart Lancaster as England coach, Jake White watched as his Montpellier side were beaten 41-18 by Harlequins in the European Rugby Challenge Cup.
12 November 2015

A first start for Burgess

Rugby league convert Sam Burgess will make his first start in union this weekend.
9 December 2014

North too hot for Ospreys, Glasgow hold on

George North scored four tries as Northampton beat the Ospreys in Pool Five while Glasgow held on to beat Montpellier in Pool Four of the European Champions Cup.
25 October 2014

Top 14: Week 18 Preview

With the cold snap across France waning, the 18th round of the Top 14 sees a full complement of fixtures as the battle for the play-offs and relegation heats up.
17 February 2012

Top 14: Week 17 Review

Toulouse, Clermont Auvergne and Toulon edged closer towards confirming their play-off status with victories as the 17th round of the Top 14 was affected by the cold snap that saw the France versus Ireland match postponed this weekend.
13 February 2012

Top 14: Week 16 Review

Clermont Auvergne kept up the pressure on leaders Toulouse as both sides secured away victories in the sixteenth round of the French Top 14.
29 January 2012

Top 14: Week 16 Preview

The French Top 14 returns this weekend after mixed results in European competitions for its sides.
26 January 2012

Top 14: Week 15 Preview

With Phillipe Saint-André having announced his Six Nations squad on Thursday, the 30 men selected will be out to prove themselves worthy of making France's starting XV against Italy in one month's time.
5 January 2012

Top 14: Week 14 Review

The curtain fell on 2011 with Toulouse extending their lead at the top of the Top 14 table, after Clermont Auvergne were held up at Lyon. Elsewhere there were surprise victories for Bordeaux-Bègles and Biarritz.
2 January 2012