Mathieu Bastareaud

France select Frederic Michalak at fly-half for second Test against New Zealand
Thursday 13th June 09:39

France have named Frederic Michalak at fly-half for Saturday's second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch.

France centre Mathieu Bastareaud seeking redemption against New Zealand
Wednesday 5th June 10:00

Mathieu Bastareaud is intent on proving his worth to France in Saturday's opening Test against New Zealand.

Mathieu Bastareaud one step closer to France return in Six Nations
Monday 28th January 19:59

Mathieu Bastareaud has made the second cut for a place in the France squad for the Six Nations after coach Philippe Saint-Andre further trimmed his initial selection.

Bastareaud signs Stade deal
Wednesday 24th March 14:44

France star Mathieu Bastareaud has signed a three-year contract with Top 14 outfit Stade Francais.

Features

Phil Edwards explains why England's World Cup dreams will not be over if they lose their next two games

Phil Edwards explains why England's World Cup dreams will not be over if they lose their next two games

If England are to have any chance of launching a successful assault on the Everest that is next year's World Cup, then the widespread feeling seems to be that they simply have to win their next two games.

Pro12 Highlights

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Highlights of all the Pro12 action, including Ulster's win over the Ospreys and Treviso's draw with Leinster.

Back Ireland to continue their winning ways

Back Ireland to continue their winning ways

It has been fairly even between Ireland and Australia in the last six meetings, three wins to Australia, two Irish victories and a draw, but recent form comes down in Ireland’s favour, with eight wins from nine contrasting to Australia's three victories in nine.

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Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards

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