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#Top 14

# top-14 - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Racing 92 and Stade Francais merger called off as clubs take heed of protests

Racing 92 president Jacky Lorenzetti has announced that the Paris-region sides won’t be amalgamating after all.

# top-14 - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Stade Francais players go on strike ahead of Saturday's clash with Castres

“The death of 136 years of the club’s history.”

Top 14 leaders strengthen with addition of All Black scrum-half Kerr-Barlow

The 26-year-old will join La Rochelle from the Chiefs for the start of next season.

'We weren't allowed to live near each other' - Phillips shocked by Racing-Stade merger

The Welsh scrum-half spent three years in Paris.

# top-14 - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Former All Black lock stripped of Racing role for 'unforgivable' mistake

Ali Williams’s arrest for allegedly buying drugs with Toulon back James O’Connor last weekend.

# top-14 - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Steyn appeal against ban for high hit on Sexton turned down

The Springbok is still suspended for Top 14 matches against Toulouse and Lyon.

# top-14 - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Toulon sign NRL star who is currently sidelined from rugby league over failed drugs test Shock Move This post contains videos

Toulon sign NRL star who is currently sidelined from rugby league over failed drugs test

Ben Barba could make his debut for the club against Lyon on 18 February.

36-year-old Rougerie to extend his Clermont career into 19th season

Age has proved to be no barrier for the former France centre.

# top-14 - Monday 30 January, 2017

'Boss' Giteau to leave Toulon for Japan

The Australian star has only recently returned to full fitness after five months sidelined with a broken ankle.

# top-14 - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

All Black out-half Aaron Cruden commits to three years with Montpellier

The Chiefs star has chosen a life in France over another shot at the World Cup.

# top-14 - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Halfpenny gets 'best offer possible' for Welsh return as Toulon deal nears an end

Leigh Halfpenny has been biding his time before making a final decision on whether to stay in France.

# top-14 - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

All Blacks prop Charlie Faumuina confirms French move

The 46-times capped New Zealand international will play for Toulouse next season.

# top-14 - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Alleged gouging incident involving Ulster's Luke Marshall earns Clermont prop a 7-week ban

Etienne Falgoux will not be available for their remaining Pool games.

# top-14 - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Blow for Tomás O'Leary as knee injury sidelines him for 7 weeks

The 33-year-old will miss a number of key games for Montpellier.

# top-14 - Monday 24 October, 2016

Former Ireland defence coach Ford handed top job at French giants Toulon

Diego Dominguez has been sacked after recording four wins, three defeats and a draw in their opening eight Top 14 games.

# top-14 - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Madigan hoping for recall to 10 shirt when Bordeaux Bégles welcome Ulster

The former Leinster man expects Ulster to be ‘a year better’ than when he last faced Les Kiss’ men.

# top-14 - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Parra extends Clermont's Top 14 lead as Castres suffer defeat before trip to Dublin

Here’s your weekly round-up of the Top 14 action.

# top-14 - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Nakaitaci bags a hat-trick as Top 14 champions Racing suffer 37-point trouncing against Clermont

There were tries aplenty as Clermont exacted a measure of revenge.

# top-14 - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Matt Giteau admits he may have played his last game for Australia

After breaking his ankle against New Zealand, Giteau could step aside to let the next generation come through.

# top-14 - Monday 22 August, 2016

Ian Madigan thrilled with impressive Bordeaux debut

The former Leinster man kicked five penalties as Bordeaux beat reigning champions Racing 92 in the Top 14.

# top-14 - Friday 19 August, 2016

Ian Madigan starts opposite James Hart and Dan Carter as Bordeaux host champions in Top 14 opener

Tomorrow night will be a debut for the two Dubliners.

# top-14 - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Bordeaux-Begles aren't a bit happy with Adam Ashley-Cooper's inclusion in the Australia squad

“I’m mad at the ARU… They were not very graceful.”

# top-14 - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Wallabies and Brumbies lose Joe Tomane to Montpellier

‘It is also an opportunity to live abroad and do what I love most, play rugby.’

# top-14 - Friday 24 June, 2016

ROG's Racing defence produces stunning 14-man effort to beat Toulon in Nou Camp final

The Bouclier de Brennus is staying in Paris.

# top-14 - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Nonu ruled out of Top 14 final after this nasty head clash last weekend Hard Knocks This post contains videos

Nonu ruled out of Top 14 final after this nasty head clash last weekend

Don’t panic Toulon fans, Mathieu Bastareaud will play instead.

# top-14 - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Toulon president Boudjellal insists Goromaru signing is not a marketing stunt

“There is certainly a window to Asia, but we do not have the means to pay only for a showcase.”

# top-14 - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Halfpenny returns from nine-month absence to steer Toulon to Top 14 final

In his first game since last September, the Welsh full-back chipped in with 17 points Roazhon Park.

# top-14 - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Quins out-half pays tribute to O'Shea as he moves to France to replace Trinh-Duc

Italian scrum-half Tito Tebaldi is also leaving The Stoop.

# top-14 - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

France international given 8-week ban for trampling on opponent's face

Marc Andreu will miss the rest of the Top 14 regular season as a result of his actions.

# top-14 - Monday 4 April, 2016

Apoplectic Oyonnax fullback will get a hefty ban after being red-carded by Romain Poite Red Mist This post contains videos

Apoplectic Oyonnax fullback will get a hefty ban after being red-carded by Romain Poite

At last, a Romain Poite decision Paul O’Connell could celebrate.

# top-14 - Thursday 31 March, 2016

‘I can walk the streets and nobody knows who I am, which is refreshing’ – Dan Carter

The Kiwi fly-half is feeling settled in Paris after moving to Racing 92 towards the end of last year.

# top-14 - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Carter’s late try cancelled out by Michalak’s last-gasp winner for Toulon

Dan Carter thought he’d won it for Racing 92 until Martin Castrogiovanni coughed up a penalty.

# top-14 - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Toulouse’s last-minute conversion was blocked down in front of the posts and it cost them the win Oh Dear This post contains videos

Toulouse’s last-minute conversion was blocked down in front of the posts and it cost them the win

Scrum-half Sebastien Bezy was left red-faced at the final whistle.

# top-14 - Saturday 27 February, 2016

O’Connor denies heart-attack rumours, set for two-week absence

James O’Connor has insisted he did not have a heart attack after Toulon’s win at Oyonnax but will be out for two weeks.

# top-14 - Monday 22 February, 2016

Dan Carter’s gloriously quick thinking sets up Racing’s winning try DC10 This post contains videos

Dan Carter’s gloriously quick thinking sets up Racing’s winning try

Racing came from behind to beat Bernard Jackman’s Grenoble 39-35.

# top-14 - Thursday 28 January, 2016

‘It’s exactly the challenge I came for’: Dan Carter impressed by Top 14′s improvement since Perpignan days DC

‘It’s exactly the challenge I came for’: Dan Carter impressed by Top 14′s improvement since Perpignan days

The All Black superstar hailed the development of the league in his six years away.

# top-14 - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Clermont flanker gets 14-week ban for pushing Wayne Barnes

The openside felt the referee was blocking his route to a tackle on Friday.

# top-14 - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

‘I think rugby can thrive in the country’: Boudjellal has offered Algeria a game against Toulon

The president of the European champions hopes his parents’ home nation may one day provide players to his club.

# top-14 - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Reddan refuses to accept Leinster have slipped behind wealthy Top 14 clubs

The 35-year-old says an acceptance of that narrative cannot be afforded.

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