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Fresh from Six Nations wins over Italy and Ireland, the France squad to face Scotland shows three changes including a recall for D…

Liam Heagney
17 Feb, 11:10

France player Demba Bamba looks menacing, tipping the scales at 124kgs, but his parents' sage advice has been the real making of h…

Online Editors
09 Jun, 13:16

The All Blacks hold the honour of being the sole side to have never suffered defeat during the pool stages of a Rugby World Cup bu…

Tom Vinicombe
22 Mar, 7:10

Woki has been in sensational form for France who will attempt to win their first Grand Slam for 12 years against England at the S…

Chris Jones
17 Mar, 6:09

France coach Fabien Galthie has named a starting XV to face Wales on Friday in Cardiff that shows just one change from their Guinn…

Liam Heagney
09 Mar, 6:33

France’s hopes of claiming a first Six Nations title in 12 years and a fourth Grand Slam since 2000 are very much alive followin…

Paul Smith
26 Feb, 11:26

Sport and politics do mix, and sometimes decide elections, which is why Emmanuel Macron is praying for French success in the Six N…

Gavin Mortimer
17 Feb, 2:37

France moved into pole position at the head of the Six Nations courtesy of a 30-24 win over title rivals Ireland at the Stade de F…

Paul Smith
12 Feb, 14:07

Fresh from their Six Nations round one win over Italy last Sunday, France have now named their team to face Ireland in round two o…

Ian Cameron
10 Feb, 6:20

France prop Mohamed Haouas has been handed a suspended sentence for his role in a spate of burglaries in 2014.

Ian Cameron
04 Feb, 10:24

Coach Fabien Galthie is set to miss France's opening Six Nations rugby match against Italy after testing positive for COVID-19.

04 Feb, 5:10

Head coach Pierre Mignoni is set to leave Lyon after seven years with the French Top 14 side - the club have confirmed.

Ian Cameron
03 Feb, 12:37

France's renaissance has seen them thrust into the unfamiliar role as Six Nations tournament favourite but their sights are on an …

France have been hit by significant disruption ahead of the Guinness Six Nations, after being forced to withdraw ten players from …

Ian Cameron
24 Jan, 14:51

The venerable tournament will create new stars of the game over seven weeks and The XV has picked a clutch of players primed to ex…

Will Owen
23 Jan, 3:53

France have named a squad of 42 for the upcoming Guinness Six Nations championship that includes scrum-half Antoine Dupont, seven …

Kim Ekin
18 Jan, 12:02