Toulon put Armitage woes aside

2015-01-31 08:03

Toulon put concerns over an upcoming Steffon Armitage court case for assault to one side by beating Bayonne.

Trinh-Duc back training

2015-01-28 11:56

France flyhalf Francois Trinh-Duc has returned to light training or the first time since surgery last October.

Catrakilis to join Jake in France

2015-01-21 07:14

Stormers flyhalf Demetri Catrakilis is believed to have signed a deal with French club Montpellier, who are coached by Jake White.

Toulon to win race to sign Duane?

2015-01-15 12:18

Springbok No 8 Duane Vermeulen is reportedly on the wish list of French giants Toulon.

Jake crashes back to earth

2015-01-12 13:30

Jake White's Montpellier were brought back down to earth with a 20-13 loss away to Oyonnax in the French Top 14 at the weekend.

Steyn cops two-week ban

2015-01-07 07:31

South African flyhalf Morne Steyn has been suspended for two weeks pending a French National Rugby League disciplinary hearing.

Steyn: I didn't deserve red

2015-01-05 16:34

Stade Francais flyhalf Morne Steyn believes the red card he received in their French Top 14 clash against Lyon was harsh.

Toulouse eye Willie le Roux

2014-12-30 10:13

French Top 14 giants Toulouse have reportedly set their sights on Springbok and Cheetahs fullback Willie le Roux.

Carter to become best paid player

2014-12-18 11:34

Dan Carter will become rugby's highest paid player when he joins French Top 14 club Racing Métro after next year's World Cup.

Bakkies may extend Toulon stay

2014-12-03 10:00

Bakkies Botha could extend his stint at French club Toulon by a few months before calling time on his playing career.

Steyn refutes departure claims

2014-10-07 15:05

Springbok flyhalf Morne Steyn has refuted media claims that French Top 14 giant Stade Francais want to release him from his contract.

No comeback for Wilkinson

2014-09-20 07:18

Former England pivot Jonny Wilkinson has ruled out any comeback from retirement despite a raft of injuries that have stifled Toulon.

Bernard leads Bordeaux to win

2014-09-14 19:00

Pierre Bernard has kicked 17 points to help Bordeaux-Begles climb into fifth spot in the Top 14 in France.

Ex-Bull on life in France

2014-08-28 11:34

Former Bulls scrumhalf Heini Adams says he is is enjoying his rugby in France at Top 14 club Bordeaux.

Bakkies back to bolster Toulon

2014-05-16 14:06

Springbok lock Bakkies Botha will return for Toulon when they tackle Racing-Metro in their French Top 14 semi-final in Lille.

Bok Kruger in training scuffle

2014-05-08 10:57

Springbok lock Juandré Kruger has been caught in a training ground scuffle with Racing Metro team-mate Jonathan Sexton.

Stylish 100th for Wilkinson

2014-02-24 09:10

Jonny Wilkinson celebrated his 100th match in the Top 14 in style as he kicked all of Toulon's points in their win over Bayonne.

Clermont sign All Black bad-boy

2014-01-03 10:23

All Black and Crusaders wing Zac Guildford has reportedly signed a deal with French Top 14 club Clermont Auvergne.

Mjekevu's future with France

2013-12-11 13:16

Former Junior Springbok wing Wandile Mjekevu is hoping to represent the French national team in future.

Vermaak shines for Toulouse

2013-10-28 14:35

Springbok scrumhalf Jano Vermaak is Toulouse's hero after scoring a crucial try in their win over Toulon in the French Top 14.

Toulon lure another SA player

2013-09-17 09:00

Another South African is set to ply his trade at French Top 14 club Toulon, with Sharks hooker Craig Burden reportedly set to leave.

Juan Smith in French return?

2013-08-19 09:06

Bok flank Juan Smith has left the country to undergo medical tests at French club Toulon which could see him make a return to rugby.

French giants hunt Bismarck

2013-06-18 08:48

European champions Toulon have Bok hooker Bismarck du Plessis firmly in their sights, according to a report in French media.

Duvenage off to France

2013-04-20 12:37

Western Province and Stormers scrumhalf Dewaldt Duvenage has signed a deal with French Top 14 club Perpignan.

Bakkies cited in France

2013-02-19 21:20

Former Springbok lock Bakkies Botha has been cited for a shoulder charge while playing for his French club Toulon.


Toulouse keen to sign Bok duo

2015-01-28 14:02

French Top 14 club Toulouse are reportedly eager to attain the services of Springboks Frans Malherbe and Siya Kolisi.

Wallaby prop off to France

2015-01-21 07:29

Australian international prop Sekope Kepu has signed a three-year deal with ambitious Top 14 club Bordeaux-Begles.

Bok trio set for French move

2015-01-19 11:03

Bismarck and Jannie du Plessis as well as Duane Vermeulen will further their careers in France after this year's Rugby World Cup.

Jake hits back at 'mercenary' claims

2015-01-15 11:10

Montpellier coach Jake White has hit back at those accusing him of being a mercenary.

Parisse stars in emotional Stade win

2015-01-10 08:46

Stade Francais went clear at the top of the French Top 14 on an emotional day in Paris.

Habana could extend Toulon stay

2015-01-06 08:06

Springbok wing Bryan Habana says he is enjoying his stint at French side Toulon and indicated that he could extend his stay at the club.

Jake in Montpellier clothing

2014-12-30 11:11

Pictures don't lie! Former Springbok and Sharks coach Jake White has taken over at French Top 14 side, Montpellier.

Sowerby to join White in France

2014-12-30 09:02

Former Springbok No 8 Shaun Sowerby is reportedly set to join Jake White at French Top 14 club, Montpellier.

French giants hunt Etzebeth

2014-12-08 07:34

French giants Toulon are reportedly eager to lure Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth to France after the Rugby World Cup.

French interest in Ryno Barnes

2014-11-18 14:15

French Top 14 club, Toulon, are considering replacing the injured Craig Burden with Cheetahs hooker Ryno Barnes.

French giants want Steyn out?

2014-10-07 07:18

French Top 14 club Stade Francais are reportedly willing to release Springbok flyhalf Morne Steyn from his contract.

Toulon's ultimatum to Bok duo

2014-09-17 10:17

Toulon boss Mourad Boudjellal has demanded that Bryan Habana and Bakkies Botha quit the rest of the Rugby Championship.

Toulon bank on Juan Smith

2014-08-28 16:00

Springbok flank Juan Smith is likely to feature for Toulon against Racing Metro in the French Top 14 this weekend.

Money lures Bulls lock abroad

2014-06-23 11:31

Promising Bulls lock Paul Williemse has been lured to French Top 14 club Grenoble by a lucrative offer.

Wannenburg switches clubs

2014-05-08 14:41

Former Springbok flank Pedrie Wannenburg has moved from French club Castres to fellow Top 14 side Oyonnax.

Goosen's secret French visit

2014-03-27 07:41

Springbok and Cheetahs flyhalf Johan Goosen has secretly flown to France to explore possible future career opportunities.

Perpignan hunt Butch, Gary

2014-01-28 09:38

French club Perpignan are hunting the services of retired Springbok flyhalf Butch James and Stormers flyhalf Gary van Aswegen.

Top 14 clubs not merging

2013-12-11 15:34

Bayonne have pulled out of merger talks with Basque Top 14 neighbours Biarritz, club president Alain Afflelou says.

Osteoarthritis scare for ex-Bok

2013-11-20 12:00

Former Bok forward Danie Rossouw is suffering from osteoarthritis, which could rule him out of the rest of the French season.

Kockott eyes French jersey

2013-09-19 10:17

South African Rory Kockott has a burning ambition to play Test rugby, and could end up playing for France.

Juan Smith passed fit to play

2013-08-22 07:49

Springbok flank Juan Smith is set to make his return to the rugby field after passing a medical at French club, Toulon.

Habana bags R660k per month

2013-08-15 13:15

Springbok wing Bryan Habana is the third highest earner in the French Top 14, reportedly earning about R660 000 per month.

Mitchell's Toulon deal confirmed

2013-04-24 16:55

Australia winger Drew Mitchell has signed a two-year deal with Toulon starting next season, the French Top 14 club announced.

Castres sign SA-born Jooste

2013-02-19 22:15

Castres signed SA-born forward Wessel Jooste as emergency cover with regular starter Pedrie Wannenburg injured.

Kockott dreams of Test rugby

2013-01-08 19:39

Former Sharks No 9 Rory Kockott has admitted his yearning for international honours, be it with France or his native South Africa.

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