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Lyon & Bordeaux win in routs as Toulouse suffer another defeat

2 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

The top two in the Top 14 claimed huge victories to stay unbeaten as both the defending champions and last year's runners-up were beaten.       Lyon and Bordeaux Begles continued...

Top 14 Highlights: Stade Francais v Bayonne

5 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

Stade Francais collect their first win in  the tournament so far. Stade Francais were completely dominant in the first half, Bayonne came back in the second half and were the better team...

Bordeaux, Lyon stay perfect in Top 14

1 week ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux-Begles and Lyon each recorded impressive away successes to maintain winning starts to the new Top 14 season.   The two sides, separated by 21 points last term, with Bordeaux missing out...

Top 14 Highlights: Bayonne v Clermont

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Great game at Jean Dague. The ebbs and flow of this game defined the battle. In the opening 15 minutes, the home side took good control of the game. However the next 25 minutes were Clermont, they...

Tonga name Rugby World Cup squad

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Tonga Head Coach Toutai Kefu has confirmed his 31-man squad for the Rugby World Cup.     Players from clubs in England, France, Australia, New Zealand, Scotland, USA and Tongan based...

Racing off the mark in Top 14 as champions Toulouse remain winless

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse won the Top 14 last season but they have been beaten in each of their first two matches at the start of the 2019-20 campaign.         Racing 92 bounced back on Sunday...

Weekend Round Up

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sekope Kepu to retire from International Rugby at the end of 2019     Wallabies veteran Sekope Kepu has today announced he will retire from international rugby at the end of 2019 following...

Bayonne brought back down to earth by Clermont

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bayonne could not follow up their opening-day win over Racing 92 with another Top 14 victory despite an outstanding first half at home to Clermont Auvergne on Saturday.   The newly promoted side...

Round 1 of the Top 14 by the numbers

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The opening round of the Top 14 saw Lyon score the most tries with 7 and Antoine Hastoy of Pau top the points log with a haul of 18.     A number of players bagged a brace this weekend with...

Top 14 Highlights:Racing 92 v Bayonne

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Shock result as Racing 92 took a 10 point lead into half time only to not return for the second half. Bayonne's back 3 were running great lines and causing trouble at every carry. The visitors slowly edged...