Christophe Samson rugby player
Christophe Samson rugby player

Christophe Samson

1st Mar 1984 1.98m/110kg No 5 Lock

WATCH: A sucker punch leads to massive scuffle and a double sin binning in the Top 14

10 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

Another feisty and heated clash from this weekend's rugby action in Europe.          Leinster and Munster grabbed the headlines for the scuffle at Thomond Park that...

Bastareaud ban viewed as light after he deliberately struck a player on the back of the head

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

Toulon back Mathieu Bastareaud has been suspended following the red card he received for striking a prone Christophe Samson on the back of the head. While his disciplinary record added a week, some were...

Bastareaud cops 5-week suspension

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

France and Toulon centre Mathieu Bastareuad has been handed a 5-week ban after he was shown a straight red card against Castres.   Bastareaud was shown the red car after he slammed his forearm...

Mathieu Bastareaud's nasty forearm strike will get him banned for months

1 year ago by Rugby Dump

France international and Toulon captain Mathieu Bastareaud has found himself in trouble once again, this time for slamming his forearm into the head of Castres' lock Christophe Samson during their Top...