Perpignan releases Wiliame, back in rugby league

Perpignan announced on Friday that they are parting with their Australian center Brayden Wiliame, who is returning to rugby league after having played only two Top 14 games since his arrival last year. “The Usap formalizes the release of Brayden Wiliame with immediate effect so that he can return to Australia. We wish him well … Read more

a 6th World Cup for Sergio Parisse?

The Italian international of the RCT does not close the door to a return in the jersey of Italy to compete in the World Cup in France next year. This Friday at a press conference for his club, RC Toulon, the Italian legend caused a sensation. At 39 years old and 142 selections, the monument … Read more

When rugby referees go to the other side of the barrier

By David Reyrat Published 3 hours ago, Update 3 hours ago Alexandre Ruiz (in the center) leads training with Montpellier players, in Brive, in September 2021. Alexandre Dimou/Icon Sport INVESTIGATION – Several Top 14 club staff have recruited men in black. A trend that could ultimately undermine the level of French arbitration. Mr. Alexandre Ruiz … Read more

La Rochelle, the new runner-up to an imperial Toulouse… The point in the ranking of the Top 14

This seventh day was marked by the correction suffered by Stade Toulousain in Brive, the victory of LOU in Montpellier or the lesson given by La Rochelle in Toulon… The point in the standings. Toulouse does not stop and has again shown all its power by going to crush Brive (5-47). The Toulousains are alone … Read more

the revelation Mercer crowned best player in the Top 14, ahead of Dupont

The third row from Montpellier, crowned French champion last June, was voted best player in the championship at the Nuit du Rugby, ahead of the Toulouse scrum-half. One hell of a lot of logic. Zach Mercer, the third-line center of Montpellier, was voted best of the Top 14 for the 2021-2022 season during Rugby Night … Read more

“The Top 14 is the jungle, sometimes you have to know how to win matches like that”, slips Urios

The manager of Bordeaux-Bègles speaks after the victory over the French Stadium 15-10 this Saturday, during the fifth day of the Top 14. Christophe Urios, manager of Bordeaux-Bègles, who beat Stade Français 15-10 on Matchday 5 of the Top 14) : “I found my team courageous, with lucidity. I’m really happy because these are not … Read more

relapse for Montpellier’s Arthur Vincent, absent for long months

Back in June after nine months of absence, the center of Montpellier and the XV of France relapsed. He is going to have surgery on his left knee and is not sure if he will play again this season. The (very) bad news was revealed Monday evening by the manager of Montpellier, Philippe Saint-André, on … Read more

the National Rugby League unveils the various nominees

Monday, September 26 will take place the 18th edition of Rugby Night, rewarding the best players, coaches and referees of the season. The 18th Rugby Night ceremony will take place at the Olympia on Monday 26 September. Several awards for the various players in rugby, from players to coaches, including referees will be awarded. The … Read more

Cyril Cazeaux (UBB) almost quit rugby after his wrist injury

Bordeaux-Bègles international second line Cyril Cazeaux, arrested for eight months last season following a wrist injury, admitted on Tuesday that he had thought of stopping his career at 27. In seven professional seasons, the second line Cyril Cazeaux (UBB) had stopped major injuries. Until this left wrist shock that occurred in October 2021 against Perpignan … Read more

a glorious former head of the RC Toulon rugby school

Former Rugby Club Toulonnais hooker, Marc de Rougemont, has taken charge of the Var club’s rugby school. At 50, he was crowned French champion with the RCT in 1992 and has 13 selections for the French team (Grand Slam 1997). The director of the RCT, Pierre Mignoni, did not hide his satisfaction with this appointment. … Read more