Posts Tagged "French rugby"

The Wallabies take a break from their five-match international fixture on the Spring Tour, taking on the French Barbarians on Friday morning at 6:45am (AEDT).

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A disturbing all-in-brawl has been captured on a camera phone at a French club rugby match between Biarritz and Beziers in the French Pro D2

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Ugly scenes of an all-in brawl have emerged from a French third division rugby match between Nevers and Lombez-Samatan.

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France captain Thierry Dusautoir has rubbished reports there has been a split between coach Philippe Saint-Andre and his players just days before the World Cup quarter-final against defending champions New Zealand.

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Michael Cheika’s Wallabies have suffered their first loss, defeated by 29 to 26 at the hands of the French in a fiercely contested game at Stade Français on Sunday morning.

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Michael Hooper is braced for a boots-and-all ruck stoush with inspirational French skipper Thierry Dusautoir in a fiery baptism as Wallabies captain.

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Les Bleus captain Thierry Dusautoir is demanding perfection as the Wallabies prepare for a French backlash on Saturday night.

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The rugby world has turned upside down. Australia, with its infamous history of scrum woes, has forced France – who fete their props like heroes – into drastic front-row changes for Saturday night’s second Test at Etihad Stadium.

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Stunned by the Wallabies in last Saturday’s opening Test, France halfback Morgan Parra says the tourists are planning a Melbourne revenge mission this weekend.

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In 1927, Professor Thomas Parnell of the University of Queensland in Brisbane wished to demonstrate to students that some substances that appear to be solid, are in fact, very-high-viscosity fluids.

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The Wallabies aren’t the only team with a playmaking dilemma ahead of next week’s first Test with France poised to move halfback Morgan Parra to No.10.

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Castres five-eighth Remi Tales has been recalled into the 30-strong French squad to prepare for the Six Nations rugby match against Wales on February 21 in Cardiff.

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France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has vowed to banish a “difficult” 2013 to history and make this year one of “effectiveness” from his team.

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France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has produced a surprise by leaving out Toulon fly half Frederic Michalak and Montpellier back Francois Trinh-Duc from his Six Nations squad.

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The All Blacks have identified backline deficiencies in the narrow win over France that will need a decent tweak before facing England at Twickenham this weekend.

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Halfback Morgan Parra and five-eighth Remi Tals will form a unique hinge at the centre of the France team as Philippe Saint-Andre named his side on Thursday for Saturday’s one-off Test match against New Zealand in Paris.

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The All Blacks admit their scrum has been a chink in their armour this year and fully expect France to try to exploit it in their Test at Paris.

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France and Toulouse No.8 Louis Picamoles has been ruled out of a French training camp due to heavy bruising but is relieved not to have suffered a recurrence of a hip injury, he said on Monday.

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Premiership Rugby, in conjunction with its French equivalent Ligue Nationale de Rugby, has announced that the tournament will be called the Rugby Champions Cup.

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France will play three Test matches against Australia in June next year.

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