the Rochelais again in the final, the inhabitants of the Ile-de-France too undisciplined

Gregory Alldritt still decisive, Stade Rochelais in the final for the second time and Camille Chat unruly… Find out the tops and flops from La Rochelle’s win over Racing (20-13). SHARPEN Gregory Alldritt leads La Rochelle to the final It took the Rochelais time to see victory take shape. Only with a 0:10 deficit until … Read more

a rugby lesson that Toulouse rarely gets

The Reds and Blacks were blown away by the efficiency, speed and aggressiveness of the Leinster players. They couldn’t put their rugby down. The show was there at the Aviva Stadium. But a way. And the contrast of style was total. Toulouse is known for its rugby movement, that “famous handball, game of Toulouse” that … Read more

The Rochelais rallied against Racing 92 for the move to Lens

With the arena occupied by a Sexion d’Assault concert, the Ile-de-France club decided to move their European semi-finals to Lens. A decision that makes Rochelle scream. That’s the problem when you play in a concert hall, it’s not always available… Knowing that Arena Paris-La Défense owner Jacky Lorenzetti has never made a secret of the … Read more

the darlings and claws of our special correspondent

Find out what caught the eye of our special correspondent at the Paris La Défense Arena following the Ile-de-France region’s win over the English Sharks (41-22). in Nanterre, FAVORITES Racing 92 at the rendezvous After a penniless half-time, the residents of Ile-de-France hit the gas pedal to bow Sale’s mighty English on their return from … Read more

“Hopefully this is a scenario that doesn’t happen too often…”

The Toulouse opener analyzes the unbelievable success of the reigning European champions against Munster. And talks about his funny penalty shoot-out mistake By Ahmed Al SarrafIn Dublin Stade Toulousain is defying predictions to stay in the running “We tried more than once this season to be in the group stage (a Rule-breaking defeat on the … Read more

Tops/flops La Rochelle-Montpellier: Vito omnipresent, Pollard spooky

A brilliant man of the match and a reassuring goalscorer, but also a world champion with absent subscribers and a scrum in agony… Find the tops and flops of the quarter-finals of the Franco-French Champions Cup between Stade Rochelais and MHR (31-19). SHARPEN Victor Vito, Benjamin Button of Stade Rochelais An XXL appearance for Victor … Read more

In the end, the Irish break out, Ramos has gold in his feet

A quarter of madness, Ramos inspiring and ultra-precise and Healy who can bite his fingers… Find the tops and flops of Toulouse’s win over Munster at the end of the suspense (24-24, 4-2 tabs). SHARPEN The fabulous Thomas Ramos The back of the Stade Toulousain was just huge on the grass of the Aviva stadium … Read more

Welcome to the South Africa Rugby Europe Cup

Next season, three South African franchises will compete in the Champions Cup. At the expense of the Welsh and Scottish provinces. At the risk of wearing the players down a little more and distracting the faithful. So next season, in the Champions Cup, there may be a poster of Stormers-Stade Toulousain, Bulls-Montpellier or Sharks-Bordeaux. For … Read more

Maxime Médard (Toulouse): “No one pushed me out”

Maxime Médard (Stade Toulousain winger or full-back who announced his retirement at the end of the season): “We won, that’s the main thing, but we haven’t qualified yet. We have to go and win away. Personally nothing has changed since I announced I was retiring at the end of the season. It’s my choice, nobody … Read more

Toulouse brightens his horizons opposite La Rochelle

The Toulouse are sixth overall after their success in La Rochelle, seventh this Saturday. The shock of Saturday’s 24th day of the top 14 between the last two league and European Cup finalists turned against La Rochelle (23-16) again in favor of Toulouse, neck and neck in the race to qualify. It was the game … Read more