Raphael Lakafia rugby player
Raphael Lakafia rugby player

Raphael Lakafia

28th Oct 1988 1.91m/104kg No. 8

Challenge Cup Final: Teams and Preview

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

With Bristol Bears and RC Toulon reaching the final, a new name will go on the trophy following Friday evening’s decider in Aix-en-Provence. Bristol, in their first final, and Toulon in their third...

Stats and Facts: RC Toulon vs Bristol Bears

4 months ago by Ultimate Rugby

This season’s European Rugby Challenge Cup final on Friday night will feature two sides in Bristol Bears and RC Toulon who go in search of a first success in the competition.      Here...

Hamdaoui the hero for Top 14 strugglers Stade Francais

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top 14 strugglers Stade Francais earned a hard-fought 33-30 victory over European hopefuls Toulon in Paris on Sunday.     Morne Steyn and Anthony Belleau were both in fine form with...

Castres beat Bordeaux-Begles to boost play-off bid, La Rochelle batter Pau

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

La Rochelle put Pau to the sword and Castres also enhanced their chances of reaching the play-offs with a win in Bordeaux.       Castres boosted their Top 14 play-off hopes with a...

WATCH: Toulouse and Toulon take the advertising boards out in another brawl from this weekend

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

This past weekend saw a number scuffles take place.        Leinster and Munster got stuck into one another in the Irish Derby, while Castres and La Rochelle also got into a scuffle...

Toulon back to their old form against Montpellier

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Both RC Toulon and Montpellier took try-scoring bonus points from their Heineken Champions Cup Pool 5 clash on Saturday, but it was the home side who came out on top in a 38-28 win at Stade Felix-Mayol.  Toulon...

Player Ratings - Munster vs Toulon

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster   Simon Zebo – 6 Covered brilliantly to prevent Ashton from scoring in the first play of the game. Was visibly disappointed to leave the field through injury in the first half. ...

Top 14 Highlights: Toulon vs Stade Francais

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

A dominant display by Toulon as they ran in six tries to beat a struggling Stade Francais side 43-5. Chris Ashton starred for Toulon scoring a first half hattrick while Mathieu Bastareaud and Raphael...

How Toulon could line-up for the 2017/18 season

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Toulon have made some big signings since the completion of the 2016/17 season with the likes of World Cup winner JP Pietersen and former All Black Luke McAllister.  Although Toulon have made...

Player Ratings: Northampton Saints vs Stade Francais

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Northampton Saints   1. Alex Waller 6/10 Waller failed to make much of an impact in a fairly loose game, one that was not made for front rows, despite this Saints scrum was seriously impressive.   2. Dylan...