WATCH | Former France fullback gives South Africans lockdown tips

2020-03-26 08:46

South African-born former France fullback Scott Spedding, currently in lockdown in his adopted country, gives South African tips on how to cope.

Expert: 'New Fourie du Preez' threat to Boks

2020-03-20 13:00

The Boks will need to be wary of France’s rising No 9 Antoine Dupont when the teams clash later in the year, warns kick guru Vlok Cilliers. Rob Houwing reports.

France coach Galthie 'delighted' by start to his reign

2020-03-11 06:46

France head coach Fabien Galthie said he was 'delighted' by his side's progress after his first four games in charge.

France manager claims prop was gouged before red card incident

2020-03-09 14:48

France team manager Raphael Ibanez has asked the Six Nations to look into Scotland's Nick Haining allegedly gouging Mohamed Haouas.

Ritchie 'shocked' by Haouas red-card punch

2020-03-09 12:12

Scotland's Jamie Ritchie said he was "shocked" after being punched in the face by France prop Mohamed Haouas in their Six Nations victory at Murrayfield.

3 things we learned from the Six Nations

2020-03-08 21:07

Scotland ended France's hopes of a Grand Slam with a win while the other game saw England defeat Wales at Twickenham to clinch the Triple Crown.

France 'on alert' for Grand Slam complacency in Scotland

2020-03-07 09:01

France head coach Fabien Galthie says his side are "on alert" against complacency as they travel to Scotland for their Six Nations clash.

France's Penaud replaces dropped Thomas for Scotland trip

2020-03-06 16:11

Winger Damian Penaud will return from injury to replace Teddy Thomas for France's Six Nations visit to Scotland this weekend.

France's Thomas dropped for Scotland trip

2020-03-05 14:38

Winger Teddy Thomas has been dropped for France's Six Nations trip to Scotland this weekend after question marks regarding his defensive ability, the French Rugby Federation (FFR) announced on Thursday,

'No restrictions' for French football, rugby despite virus fears

2020-03-03 17:07

Top-flight French football and rugby matches "are not subject to specific restrictions" and will continue to go ahead as planned despite concerns over the coronavirus.


Half of French clubs 'face bankruptcy' after virus, says top boss

2020-03-23 08:07

Half of France's professional football clubs could go bankrupt due to the coronavirus crisis, a top official insisted on Sunday.

France's Haouas gets 3-week ban for Ritchie punch in Six Nations

2020-03-11 20:11

France prop Mohamed Haouas was given a three-week ban after being sent off for punching Scotland's Jamie Ritchie in the Six Nations.

Football in Spain, France goes behind closed doors as virus spreads

2020-03-10 19:43

Football matches in the top two divisions in Spain and France will be played behind closed doors for at least the next two weeks.

Coronavirus sees France v Ireland clash postponed

2020-03-09 13:54

France's home Six Nations match against Ireland on Saturday has been postponed due to the coronavirus.

Willemse says France 'still in title mix' despite Scotland loss

2020-03-09 08:07

Second-row Paul Willemse said France were "still in the mix" for the Six Nations title despite their 28-17 loss to Scotland.

Maitland double ends 14-man France's Grand Slam hopes

2020-03-08 19:28

Sean Maitland scored twice as Scotland ended France's Six Nations Grand Slam hopes with a shock victory at Murrayfield.

SA-born Steyn set for Scottish debut off bench

2020-03-06 16:31

Scotland coach Gregor Townsend has made three changes to his team for Sunday's Six Nations Test against France in Edinburgh.

'Dreams' and 'headless chickens': Scottish stars on life in France

2020-03-06 10:00

From "dreaming" of playing on sun-drenched fields to feeling like "headless chickens" in exile, Scottish players have enjoyed colourful careers in France.

France resume Grand Slam bid despite coronavirus fears

2020-03-05 06:59

France continue their quest for a first Grand Slam in a decade this weekend despite concerns the coronavirus could wreck the tournament.

France rugby's 'Bison' Arnaud Marquesuzaa dead at 85

2020-03-03 15:37

Former France rugby union international Arnaud Marquesuzaa, known as "The Bison" for his uncompromising defence, has died.

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