You can't just write them off, but this is a massive ask

You can't just write them off, but this is a massive ask

Jim Glennon – Published 27 April 2014 02:30 AMThe road Munster travel is one with which they are quite familiar. As in the 2010/'11 season when their seemingly...

Francis: Wilkinson's defiance is greatest obstacle to Munster's

Francis: Wilkinson's defiance is greatest obstacle to Munster's ambition

Neil Francis – Updated 27 April 2014 10:25 AMIn the semi-final England garnered the perfect start and scored a try against a strong and expectant French side after...

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Toulon retain boss:Ahead of their Heineken Cup semi-final clash with Munster later today, Top 14 outfit Toulon have confirmed that head coach Bernard Laporte will remain at the club until 2016. His current...

French dominance set to continue

Just four teams have a shot at winning the last Heineken Cup. While the off-field battles have finally reached a seemingly happy conclusion, the focus can thankfully return to the pitch where Munster,...

Stander ready for 'game of his life'

Munster's CJ Stander relished his first taste of knockout European rugby against Toulouse, but knows Toulon will be tougher. Stander is set for a starring role following the loss of Ireland flanker...

Stepping out of the shadows

Stepping out of the shadows

Brendan Fanning – Published 27 April 2014 02:30 AMAs an example that we all develop at different speeds, he referred the kids to a photograph hanging in the corridor...

Wilkinson's defiance is greatest obstacle to Munster's ambition

Wilkinson's defiance is greatest obstacle to Munster's ambition

Neil Francis – Published 27 April 2014 02:30 AMIn the semi-final England garnered the perfect start and scored a try against a strong and expectant French side...

Underdogs have belied their 'little old us' status

Underdogs have belied their 'little old us' status

Eddie Butler – Published 27 April 2014 02:30 AMHis team do not seem to be missing his close proximity on match day. They are the top of the Top 14 with one round...

Downey: History can boost us

Downey: History can boost us

26 April 2014Munster head to the Stade Velodrome in Marseille, where an appointment with Jonny Wilkinson's Heineken Cup holders Toulon awaits. Wilkinson and company will start as favourites,...

Downey: History can boost us

Downey: History can boost us

26 April 2014Munster head to the Stade Velodrome in Marseille, where an appointment with Jonny Wilkinson's Heineken Cup holders Toulon awaits. Wilkinson and company will start as favourites,...

Top 14: Champions Toulon prevail; Brive stun Toulouse; Clermont defy Racing ... - SkySports

Top 14: Champions Toulon prevail; Brive stun Toulouse; Clermont defy Racing ... - SkySports

3 weeks agoby SkySportson Google News

Defending champions Toulon remain a third - a point behind Montpellier and Clermont - after an 18-13 win over Brdeaux Begles at Stade Mayol on Saturday evening. Despite losing on the night, Bordeaux earned plenty of credit as they claimed an away ...

Top 14: Bordeaux-Begles see off Montpellier - ESPNScrum.com

Top 14: Bordeaux-Begles see off Montpellier - ESPNScrum.com

2 weeks agoby ESPNScrum.comon Google News

Ferocious second-half defence earned Clermont Auvergne a 9-13 victory over Toulouse at the Stade Ernest Wallon. The hosts, trailing by seven points won a penalty after the hooter had sounded but spurned the opportunity to earn a draw in favour of ...

Toulouse, once the pride of French rugby, are struggling in the Top 14 - Herald Scotland

Toulouse, once the pride of French rugby, are struggling in the Top 14 - Herald Scotland

Toulouse fans counter that the soul of French rugby resides in their city. Toulon, they say, have simply bought success with hired hands and overseas mercenaries. It was a credible argument in the past, but no longer. When Philippe Saint-Andre, the ...

Rugby - Top 14 : Clermont et Toulon qui rient, Toulouse et Castres qui pleurent - La Voix du Nord

Rugby - Top 14 : Clermont et Toulon qui rient, Toulouse et Castres qui pleurent - La Voix du Nord

Toulouse et Castres se sont un peu plus enfoncés à l'occasion de la 7e journée de Top 14, disputée vendredi et samedi, à l'inverse de Clermont et Toulon, deux autres candidats au titre en pleine euphorie.

Brive se rassure, Toulouse plonge - Le Figaro Sport

Brive se rassure, Toulouse plonge - Le Figaro Sport

Brive devait réagir après la lourde défaite concédée (13-53) dans son stade contre Toulon lors de la journée précédente. Mission accomplie pour les hommes de Nicolas Godignon avec le succès contre Bordeaux (34-24). Parfaitement lancés par l'essai de ...

Clermont stay top in France - SuperSport

Clermont stay top in France - SuperSport

1 day agoby SuperSporton Google News

Clermont retained their French Top 14 lead with a gritty 19-8 win at Oyonnax, but a bonus-point 40-17 triumph for champions Toulon over Montpellier trimmed their advantage at the top. Clermont had struggled to a 6-3 lead at halftime with Brock James ...

A slide into hopeless mediocrity - ESPNScrum.com

A slide into hopeless mediocrity - ESPNScrum.com

5 days agoby ESPNScrum.comon Google News

Eighteen months or so ago, in the aftermath of Toulon's first Heineken Cup triumph, Toulouse coach Guy Noves praised the new European champions' recruitment policy and lamented his own. That season - and not for the first time - Toulouse had supplied ...

Emotional weekend for Kockott - SuperSport

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It was a weekend of mixed emotions for Rory Kockott as he arrived at his first training camp for the French national team a day after seeing his club slump to their fifth loss in seven games. Champions of France two years ago, Castres are stone-last in ...

Rugby weekend: Leicester need to 'show some steel' while Toulouse seek to ... - The National

Rugby weekend: Leicester need to 'show some steel' while Toulouse seek to ... - The National

5 days agoby The Nationalon Google News

Leicester coach Richard Cockerill has urged his injury-hit side to “show some steel” when they try to bounce back from their shock 45-0 defeat by Bath at home to London Irish in the English Premiership on Saturday. Last weekend's loss to in-form Bath ...

Toulon hold off Montpellier to lead French Top 14 - Yahoo!7 News

Toulon hold off Montpellier to lead French Top 14 - Yahoo!7 News

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Struggling Toulouse slumped to a fifth successive defeat Friday as Bayonne claimed a 35-19 win in a match which saw the indisciplined 19-time French champions play for an hour with 14 men. Bayonne outscored Toulouse four tries to one to also claim a ...

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Teams P W D L P+/- Pts
Toulon 26 16 1 9 660/466 77
Montpellier 26 15 1 10 670/525 76
Clermont Auvergne 26 15 1 10 659/500 73
Toulouse 26 13 2 11 548/442 69
Racing Metro 92 26 15 2 9 459/448 69
Castres Olympique 26 13 2 11 567/488 66
Stade Francais 26 14 1 11 529/496 65
Union Bordeaux Begles 26 13 0 13 629/573 64
Brive 26 11 2 13 473/476 61
Bayonne 26 11 1 14 424/549 54
Grenoble 26 11 2 13 465/625 53
Perpignan 26 10 1 15 486/593 51
US Oyonnax 26 11 1 14 456/562 51
Biarritz Olympique 26 5 1 20 374/656 30

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