Category Archives: Rugby League

Oyonnax Bordeaux Victory Or Nothing

Ambitions are opposed: Players Haut-Bugey struggling to maintain the Girondins aim them a place in the finals. The outcome of this game in the 19th day will be crucial. “Oyo” Can Get Out Of The Red Zone The Oyonnax victory in the derby against Grenoble (40-13) combined to defeat Bayonne Montpelier (43-27) redistributed the cards below the table. “The goal ... Read More »

Rugby New European Competitions Ready Unpacked

Paris -There are more than a few small details to work but the protagonists of European rugby are formal: the European cup rugby are ready, after months of uncertainty and blocking reforms. “There are more major obstacles now. Champions cup will replace the Heineken Cup” told AFP one of the English negotiators, within five days of the kickoff the quarterfinals ... Read More »

Koita Champions Of The World The Dream

Unlike Blues Saint-Andre, France female team before facing Scotland remains in contention for a potential Grand Slam. A vital objective for this group to exist in the shadow of boys and take time before the World Cup held in France this summer. Meeting with Assa Koita (22 years, 16 Sel.), Second line of Bobigny and spearhead (1.82 m, 100 kg) ... Read More »

Top 14 – Biarritz: The Difficult Task Of Rebuilding

The secret to a successful season often lies in the ability of a club to be prepared at the earliest. The best example to date remains that of Oyonnax. In favor of a faultless in Pro D2 club Ain has to prepare early to rise in the Top 14. Conversely, how does one prepare for a possible descent Pro D2? ... Read More »

The Rights of French Rugby, A Trading Twists

The Top 14 Rugby, ie the championship of France, already claimed the title of best world championship discipline in sport. It is now also officially the most expensive. By signing a new contract for the next 5 seasons with its historic partner Canal +, the National Rugby League has more than doubled its television revenue. Instead of € 31.7 million ... Read More »

Noves breaks The Atmosphere

If Philippe Saint-Andre welcomes the new agreement, which will enable it to be able to meet the players of the team of France for three full weeks before the next Six Nations, this is not true for Guy Noves . After its chairman, the manager of Stade Toulousain denounces a system which he leads the French rugby at its loss. ... Read More »

Week 16 Top 14 Bordeaux-Begles Place Maturation

Cataloged player and enthusiastic but lacking consistency in the results for two years, Bordeaux Begles-is not far to go maturing, with regard to past events in the Top 14. Thirty-five points on the board after five days when they accounted for eighteen early 2013: the Girondins, even if they continue to discuss the maintenance as the sole objective, “breathe better” ... Read More »

They Have Digested The Turkey?

Imposing three days off around Christmas, the National Rugby League somewhat messed classic rhythm game preparations. The Top 14 is not interrupted during the holiday season but requires players to do so. This umpteenth paradox of French rugby is not one that raises the biggest outcry. But there are still managers of their verse, like Christian Lanta and Guy Noves, ... Read More »

XV Of France – For Paul Goze, The Limit Of Thirty Games “Is Not A Drastic Measure”

After adopting the FFR-NRL Convention Paul Goze , president of the League, said that the limit of thirty international matches imposed concerned “very few players in September last year.” How The Agreement She Received? Paul GOZE: 80% of voters voted for. A number of clubs had any comments on it and had to vote against. Some felt that the agreement ... Read More »

Day 3 Heineken Cup

The highlights of the third round of the Heineken Cup. Here they come on congratulations to Connacht, performance Bastareaud flop Racing or mood of Thomond Park. Toulouse -Connacht: 14-16 Nicolas ZANARDI. Of course, we mostly learned from this confrontation defeat could not be more surprising Toulouse. Of course, with its 85% of home victory in the Heineken Cup and the ... Read More »