Maxime Lucu rugby player
Maxime Lucu rugby player

Maxime Lucu

12th Jan 1993 1.77m/91kg Scrum Half

Castres lock cops lengthy ban for horror tackle

2 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

Castres lock Ryno Pieterse was on Wednesday banned for 12 weeks for a dangerous tackle, the French National Rugby League (NRL) announced.   Pieterse was red-carded in the 64th minute of the 23-23...

Ntamack and Jalibert clash in Top 14 semi-final

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulouse and Bordeaux clash in the second Top 14 semi-final on Saturday with the clash between Romain Ntamack and Matthieu Jalibert headlining the encounter.   The two French pivots go head to head...

TOP 14 HIGHLIGHTS: Clermont Auvergne Vs Union Bordeaux Begles

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

A remarkable result for Bordeaux as they beat Clermont 36-37 after 90 minutes of rugby! Without some of their star players, Bordeaux hit the ground running early with two tries in the opening 10 minutes...

WATCH: Two ridiculous finishes from 20-year-old sees Bordeaux down Clermont

8 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Bordeaux 20-year-old Nathanael Hulleu proved to be the match-winner in the crunch TOP14 clash against Clermont on Saturday.   Two evenly matched sides, the last clash between the clubs ended in...

Ben Lam scores match winning try to down Montpellier

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former Hurricanes and All Black Sevens' winger Ben Lam scored the match-winning try to beat Montpellier 22-23 in the TOP14 on Sunday.   Trailing 22-16 in the final 10 minutes of the clash,...

Is the return of Parra and Lopez on the cards? Who France could turn to for the Autumn Nations Cup

11 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Fabien Galthie will be forced to test France's depth over the Autumn Nations Cup this year after an agreement between the French national team and the TOP14 clubs that players could only play two...

Radradra & Malins fire Bristol into their first European final

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Semi Radradra and Max Malins starred for the Bristol Bears as they beat Bordeaux 37-20 after extra-time in the Challenge Cup semi-final.   Radradra and Malins directly featured in all four...

France cuts down to 28-man squad ahead of England clash

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

France head coach Fabien Galthié has announced the list of 28 players who will remain in Nice this weekend for the preparation of the Six Nations.     14 players will be made available...

A NEW ERA: Fabien Galthie includes 19 uncapped players in his 42-man France squad as well as a new captain

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

New French head coach  Fabien Galthie has named his first France squad that will compete in the 2020 Six Nations having taken over from Jacques Brunel following the Rugby World Cup.   Brunel's...

Reds centurion signs for Bordeaux

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Reds and Wallabies veteran Scott Higginbotham has penned a two-year deal with Top 14 side Union Bordeaux Begles.   Higginbotham is the latest recruit for Bordeaux who be managed by former Castres...