Bastareaud battles his demons

2015-10-08 08:00

If Mathieu Bastareaud lifts the RWC trophy on October 31 it will complete one of the the most extraordinary tales of redemption and courage in sport.

Toulon turn sights on Top 14 defence

2015-05-08 12:13

League leaders Toulon turn their attention back to Top 14 action this weekend, against an under-strength Castres battling for survival.

Bastareaud: I'm a zombie

2014-12-29 08:13

France international centre Mathieu Bastareaud broke down in tears and said he has had enough of his poor form.

Bastareaud back for France

2013-02-07 12:08

Centre Mathieu Bastareaud will start a Test for France for the first time in almost three years against Wales in Paris.

France recall Bastareaud

2013-01-11 21:20

Mathieu Bastareaud's chequered career has taken a new turn with his recall to the France squad for the Six Nations.


Bastareaud fears dinosaur-style disappearance

2015-08-05 18:01

Mathieu Bastareaud admitted he fears for his France future ahead of the Rugby World Cup, which begins in England next month.

Toulon advance to Euro semis

2015-04-05 18:43

Defending champions Toulon have advanced to the semi-finals of the European Champions Cup after beating Wasps.

Bastareaud: I messed up

2013-06-05 11:30

French centre Mathieu Bastareaud is back in New Zealand, hoping to put memories of his disastrous last visit behind him.

Bastareaud makes French cut

2013-01-28 21:48

Centre Mathieu Bastareaud, recalled after a near three-year absence, made the cut for France's Six Nations opener in Rome.

Bastareaud out of Six Nations

2011-01-19 14:23

France has called up prop Sylvain Marconnet and again left out centre Mathieu Bastareaud in its 30-man squad for the Six Nations.

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