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Damian Penaud

The ability to make consistently good decisions under pressure marks out the great from the good in many walks of life.

Paul Smith
28 Mar, 5:24

Les Bleus will take to the field against Ireland in Dublin as tournament favourites.

14 Feb, 3:22

French flyer Damian Penaud has been ruled of his country's autumn internationals, Clermont Auvergne have confirmed.

Ian Cameron
05 Oct, 9:38

The Clermont winger was absent from the first three rounds of the Guinness Six Nations championship but he is now in with a shout …

Online Editors
25 Feb, 12:21

It's never easy for a player when he is left out of a team but it is rare that they are very candid about the reason why they have…

Online Editors
02 Jan, 11:27

France have made eight changes for the second Test with South Africa, but the Boks' only alteration is forced with Jesse Kriel una…

Christopher Devine
Christopher Devine
15 Jun, 17:00

The Irish province were 28-9 down against a rampant Clermont Auvergne side after first-half scores from Alivereti Raka, Damian Pen…

19 Dec, 17:51

The French side looked en route to a bonus-point win following a blistering start which brought them tries from Alivereti Raka, Da…

19 Dec, 15:29

France head coach Fabien Galthie has named nine uncapped players in his 42-man squad for next month's rugby Tests.

18 Oct, 16:51

France lost a tight series Down Under but there were enough longer-term positives to please coach Fabien Galthié

Gavin Mortimer
20 Jul, 13:47

Giant French prop Wilfrid Hounkpatin is among five changes that France head coach Fabien Galthie for their second tilt at Australi…

Ian Cameron
11 Jul, 13:20

There proved to be plenty of late drama on Wednesday night in Brisbane as the Wallabies claimed a 23-21 victory over an inexperien…

Tom Raine
07 Jul, 19:12

A callow French squad prepare to embark on their grinding voyage to Australia

Gavin Mortimer
24 Jun, 13:07

The Springboks camp were delivered a scare in Toulouse's Top 14 clash against Clermont when star wing Cheslin Kolbe limped from th…

Sam Smith
29 May, 23:49

If you are looking for a powerful, strong ball-carrying wrecking ball that asks for two or three man tackles on every touch, how c…

Ben Smith
27 Apr, 22:59

Camille Lopez converted Kotaro Matsushima’s try with the game’s last kick as Clermont dramatically beat Wasps to reach the qua…

03 Apr, 10:54