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Serin leads France triumph in Argentina

June 26, 2016, 2:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Baptiste Serin inspired France to a 27-0 win against Argentina as they halted a slide of four successive losses and levelled their two-Test series in Tucuman.   » read full article

Noves looks for French positives after Argentina defeat

June 21, 2016, 12:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Head coach Guy Novès was left ruing France's defensive frailties after Les Bleus slipped to a 30-19 defeat in their first Test in Argentina. » read full article

Picamoles included as 11 added to France squad

June 13, 2016, 6:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Experienced No. 8 Louis Picamoles has been added to the French squad today ahead of their summer tour to Argentina. » read full article

Scotland Under-20s shock Australia in World Championship opener

June 8, 2016, 1:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Scotland provided the major shock of the opening day of the World Rugby U20 Championship with an impressive victory over Australia at the AJ Bell Stadium. » read full article

France name initial squad for summer tour

June 6, 2016, 11:37 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France have named seven uncapped players in an initial squad of 17 for their summer tour to Argentina, with a further 11 players set to join the squad after the Top 14 barrages. » read full article

Lievremont pleased with France depth

June 1, 2016, 3:07 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France Under-20s head coach Thomas Lièvremont believes their strength in depth will stand them in good stead ahead of the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Manchester later this month. » read full article

Harinordoquy to hang up boots

May 20, 2016, 6:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Famed France No.8 Imanol Harinordoquy announced his retirement from rugby today and to celebrate his trophy-laden career we look back at six of his best RBS 6 Nations moments. » read full article

Thomas joy over return to training following injury lay-off

May 18, 2016, 11:37 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France winger Teddy Thomas could yet feature this season after returning to training following a hamstring injury. » read full article

Vakatawa grateful for support during RBS 6 Nations

May 14, 2016, 1:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France winger Virimi Vakatawa has revealed that forward duo Louis Picamoles and Yoann Maestri played a big role as he adapted to XVs again during the RBS 6 Nations. » read full article

French Grand Slam winner Mas calls time on glittering career

May 7, 2016, 7:07 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Former Grand Slam winning French prop Nicolas Mas will bring an end to his 17-year career after the Top14 season ends, but admits France's Rugby World Cup final loss to New Zealand in 2011 remains his biggest regret. » read full article

Bézy putting troubles behind him

April 27, 2016, 11:45 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France scrum-half Sébastien Bézy admits he's had to bounce back from a tricky few months but is confident he has put that tough time in the rearview mirror. » read full article

Season not over for Flanquart

April 14, 2016, 5:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France second row Alexandre Flanquart has avoided an operation after fracturing his eye socket while in club action. » read full article

Mermoz relishing European clash with Carter

April 8, 2016, 7:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France centre Maxime Mermoz is looking forward to locking horns with New Zealand fly-half Dan Carter as their sides meet in European club competition this weekend. » read full article

Médard full of confidence after RBS 6 Nations

March 29, 2016, 12:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France full-back Maxime Médard feels he has come out of the RBS 6 Nations in fine form after an impressive display on his return to club action. » read full article

Poirot learns a lot from RBS 6 Nations experience

March 27, 2016, 1:07 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France loosehead Jefferson Poirot admits he learned a lot from his first taste of Test rugby after featuring in every game of the RBS 6 Nations for France. » read full article

Plisson speaks of inspirational fly-halves

March 26, 2016, 12:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France fly-half Jules Plisson has revealed that two legendary number tens have influenced his career to date. » read full article

Novès adamant that France are on the right track

March 22, 2016, 7:07 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France are on the right track according to Guy Novès, even if they did finish fifth in the RBS 6 Nations this year. » read full article

Machenaud and Guirado retain hope for France's future

March 22, 2016, 2:07 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France finished a disappointing fifth in the RBS 6 Nations but according to two key players there are still reasons for optimism. » read full article

England were too strong in the second half - Novès

March 19, 2016, 11:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France coach Guy Novès admits his side came up against a stronger side as they went down to Grand Slam champions England at the Stade de France. » read full article

Clinical England seal the Grand Slam

March 19, 2016, 10:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

England were pushed all the way but eventually came through for a first Grand Slam since 2003 with a 31-21 win over France in Paris. » read full article

Mignot inspires France Women to title as England miss out on Grand Slam

March 18, 2016, 10:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Gaelle Mignot crossed twice as France Women used their dominant forwards to deny England a Grand Slam and steal the Women's Six Nations title on points difference from under their opponents' noses. » read full article

Penaud hat-trick sends France Under-20s to victory

March 18, 2016, 8:37 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Damian Penaud's hat-trick guaranteed at least a second-place finish for France in the Under-20s Six Nations as they outclassed their English counterparts in a seven-try 41-16 victory in Pau. » read full article

Preview: France v England

March 18, 2016, 12:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

It's been 13 years since England won a Grand Slam but as they prepare for Super Saturday with the RBS 6 Nations title in the bag the fabled clean sweep is just 80 minutes away. » read full article

Relive the drama of Super Saturday 2015

March 18, 2016, 10:07 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

The twelve-try thriller at Twickenham that capped off Super Saturday in last year's RBS 6 Nations was about as brilliant a piece of drama as rugby's Greatest Championship has ever seen. » read full article

Noves shuffles his pack for England

March 17, 2016, 11:07 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Guy Noves has made two changes to his France team that will attempt to spoil England's Grand Slam party in Paris on Saturday evening. » read full article

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