Romain Taofifenua rugby player
Romain Taofifenua rugby player

Romain Taofifenua

14th Sep 1990 2.03m/135kg No 4 Lock

France vs Italy Prediction and Preview

6 days ago by Ultimate Rugby

We look ahead to Sunday’s 2024 Guinness Men’s Six Nations match in Lille with our France vs Italy prediction and preview. It seems an eternity ago that France thumped Italy to complete a perfect...

DISCIPLINARY UPDATE: Paul Willemse

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

DISCIPLINARY UPDATE: France lock Paul Willemse will miss the Six Nations matches against Scotland and Italy after he was suspended for four weeks for a red card in the defeat to Ireland. The tournament’s...

France v Ireland Preview

3 weeks ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2024 Guinness Men's Six Nations will kick off with a bang in Marseille on Friday night when France host Ireland. A battle between the two most recent Grand Slam champions should deliver...

Top 14 Round 8 Wrap-Up

3 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top 14 Round 8 Wrap-Up We’re detailing the thrills and spills, winners and losers, try scorers and goal kickers from Round 8 of France’s Top14 League   Toulon v Castres FT = Toulon...

Antoine Dupont questions referee after France lose thriller to South Africa

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The World Cup hosts were beaten 29-28 by the reigning champions in a semi-final for the ages. Antoine Dupont criticised the standard of refereeing after France crashed out of their home World Cup with...

FRA 28-29 RSA: France reaction (head coach Galthié, captain Dupont, team manager Ibanez, Alldritt, Danty, Mauvaka, Jalibert, Cros, Ramos, Ollivon)

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Gregory Alldritt, number eight On crashing out of the tournament:  "It's a huge disappointment. We wanted to go further." On this not being the end for this squad of players: "Of course, it's...

Quarter-Final Preview: France v South Africa

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The last of the quarter-finals. One semi-final place up for grabs. The hosts  - second in the World Rugby Men’s Rankings powered by Capgemini - against the defending champions and...

Captain Dupont to start - France name team to play South Africa in quarter-final

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

France head coach Fabien Galthié has named his match-day 23 to face South Africa in their Rugby World Cup 2023 quarter-final at Stade de France on Sunday. Scrum-half Antoine Dupont returns after...

Rugby World Cup 2023 Match Preview: France v Italy

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

There’s a lot riding on the final match of Pool A in Lyon. Host nation France will want to book their place in the quarter-finals with a perfect four wins from four pool phase matches. Maxime Lucu...

The heaviest players at the Rugby World Cup

5 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

The 2023 Rugby World Cup is well under way and we've already seen some of the world's biggest stars showing what they can do in France. By 'biggest' stars, we're not meaning the likes of Antoine Dupont...