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,...

La Rochelle sink Toulouse, Toulon slip to first loss - ESPNScrum.com

La Rochelle sink Toulouse, Toulon slip to first loss - ESPNScrum.com

2 days agoby ESPNScrum.comon Google News

Newly promoted La Rochelle recorded a memorable 37-25 victory over four-time European champions Toulouse, a week after they had shipped 60 points against Toulon. Two second-half tries by New Zealand-born winger Alofa Alofa and 22 points from the ...

Racing stun champions Toulon - Yahoo!7 News

Racing stun champions Toulon - Yahoo!7 News

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Despite the defeat, European champions Toulon stayed top of the table, level on points with Toulouse, Clermont and Montpellier. In a tight match, the breakthrough came after Toulon's South African hooker Craig Burden was sinbinned for a shoulder charge ...

Freddie Burns ready for new start with Leicester in bid for England spot - The Guardian

Freddie Burns ready for new start with Leicester in bid for England spot - The Guardian

Burns was an apposite word for arguably English rugby's most naturally talented fly-half last season. ... A combination of circumstances – Farrell's presence in the Premiership final along with Stephen Myler, Flood's move to Toulouse and Ford's injury ...

Good results for South Africans abroad - SuperSport

Good results for South Africans abroad - SuperSport

1 day agoby SuperSporton Google News

François van der Merwe's first-half try set Racing-Métro on their way to a 17-10 win over reigning European champions Toulon on Saturday. The powerful second row was on hand to crash over after a period of Racing possession as the Parisians proved too ...

Munster sign Argentine hooker Eusebio Guiñazú - The Sport Review

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The Mendoza-born international, who has won 36 caps for the Pumas and was in the squad for their debut in the 2013 Rugby Championship, also spent six seasons in French rugby with Toulon, Agen, Biarritz and Toulouse with a spell in South Africa with the ...

Alofa Alofa scores double to help La Rochelle secure memorable 37-25 win over ... - Courier Mail

Alofa Alofa scores double to help La Rochelle secure memorable 37-25 win over ... - Courier Mail

2 days agoby Courier Mailon Google News

It wasn't all happy days for Aussies in France though, with James O'Connor's Toulon suffering a shock 17-10 defeat to Racing-Metro. Fellow former Wallabies Matt Giteau and Drew Mitchell missed the match. Toulouse burst out of the blocks and former All ...

Argentinian international Guinazu joins Munster on short-term contract - The Score

23 hours agoby The Scoreon Google News

The front row previously played for French clubs Biarritz, Toulouse, Toulon and Agen, as well as Super Rugby outfit the Stormers. Rugby Union - Guinness Series - Ireland v Argentina - Aviva Stadium. Guinazu [left] is powerless to stop Jonny Sexton ...

Top 14: Ratini lifts Grenoble as Castres bounce back - SkySports

Top 14: Ratini lifts Grenoble as Castres bounce back - SkySports

2 days agoby SkySportson Google News

Earlier in the day La Rochelle had produced a magnificent display to down Toulouse 37-25 and pick up their first win since returning to the top flight. The evening match saw Racing Metro hand Toulon their first Top 14 defeat of the season after running ...

Toulon face back-row injury crisis - ESPNScrum.com

Toulon face back-row injury crisis - ESPNScrum.com

3 weeks agoby ESPNScrum.comon Google News

Toulon will also be without Juan Martin Fernandez Lobbe and Juan Smith for their season opener against Bayonne at the weekend as they are on Rugby Championship duty with Argentina and South Africa respectively. If the injured trio are unable to take to ...

Mixed start for Connacht's French foes La Rochelle - Irish Independent

Mixed start for Connacht's French foes La Rochelle - Irish Independent

They play their first home match when they entertain Toulouse tomorrow. Bayonne, Connacht's other French opponents, have had a mixed start to the new season, having played both of their games at home. Toulon pounded them into submission on the ...

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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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