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# biarritz - Saturday 13 June, 2020

'This move happened at the right time but I got such a good grounding in Munster'

Back row Dave O’Callaghan is a year into his time with French club Biarritz.

# biarritz - Sunday 25 August, 2019

From Iran's foreign minister makes surprise G7 summit visit Javad Zarif

Iran's foreign minister makes surprise G7 summit visit

Flight-tracking websites showed a plane travelling from Tehran to Biarritz.

From Macron says G7 leaders have agreed on joint statement over Iran Biarritz

Macron says G7 leaders have agreed on joint statement over Iran

US President Donald Trump, however, has denied signing off on a joint G7 message.

# biarritz - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz

The 19-year-old hooker joins after a season in the Munster sub-academy.

# biarritz - Friday 22 June, 2018

€3 million investment from Hong Kong saves Biarritz from relegation

A regular European challenger in the noughties, BO are relieved to cling on to a place in Pro D2.

# biarritz - Sunday 31 August, 2014

James Coughlan's Pau lead Pro D2 after O'Sullivan's Biarritz lose

The former Munster No. 8 has had a good start to life under Simon Mannix in France.

# biarritz - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

O'Sullivan's Biarritz with biggest Pro D2 budget, while Toulouse lead Top 14

The LNR has revealed the provisional figures for all French professional clubs this season.

# biarritz - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

O'Sullivan's Biarritz make another smart signing in Philip van der Walt

The South African No. 8 will join from the Cheetahs to replace Imanol Harinordoquy.

# biarritz - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Harinordoquy leaves Eddie O'Sullivan and Biarritz for a final season with Toulouse

The number eight has chosen one last year in the Top 14 over a season in Pro Div 2.

# biarritz - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

O'Sullivan's Biarritz pull off transfer market coups by signing Davies and Evans

The former Ireland head coach welcomes an All Black and a Wallaby on board in the south of France.

# biarritz - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Biarritz confirm all-French coaching staff for new boss Eddie O'Sullivan

Benoît August and Pierre Chadebech will aid the Irishman in setting his structures at the Pro D2 club.

# biarritz - Friday 11 April, 2014

Ex-France scrum-half Dimitri Yachvili to retire at the end of the season

The elegant Biarritz playmaker will hang up his boots at the conclusion of the current Top 14 campaign.

# biarritz - Friday 1 November, 2013

Jonny Sexton on the bench for Racing Metro's Top 14 tie Sub

Jonny Sexton on the bench for Racing Metro's Top 14 tie

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt will be relieved that Sexton has only been selected as a replacement.

# biarritz - Friday 1 March, 2013

'We used to do weights training in a little shed' - O'Halloran on Connacht's rise

The Galwegian winger has seen a lot of positive changes in his seven years at the Sportsground.

# biarritz - Friday 18 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: 'Quins perfect record in tact after Biarritz mudbath

Conor O’Shea’s side finished their pool campaign with a win in Biarritz.

# biarritz - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: Toulon join Ulster and Quins in the 1/4 finals while Biarritz fight on

Dimitri Yachvilli and his buddies may yet rue that late conversion miss in Galway.

# biarritz - Friday 11 January, 2013

VIDEO: 4 classic Heineken Cup matches when 4 tries did the trick Hell 4 Leather This post contains videos

VIDEO: 4 classic Heineken Cup matches when 4 tries did the trick

The miracle match makes the grade and three other beauties.

# biarritz - Friday 28 December, 2012

'I had to stop the president from pulling a Biarritz t-shirt over my head' - O'Driscoll

The rugby legend recalls a visit to the south of France that almost led to his Leinster departure.

# biarritz - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Connacht v Munster: 3 key battles to decide the outcome

History favours the Reds but a glance at the teamsheets suggests a home win.

# biarritz - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Pro12: Ulster and Connacht look to overcome home woes

Leinster and Munster have enjoyed a swathe of away day successes in Belfast and Galway respectively.

# biarritz - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Shane Byrne 'not nervous at all' as Leinster stand on the brink

The former Ireland hooker believes Joe Schmidt will be looking ‘to win at all costs’ today.

# biarritz - Friday 14 December, 2012

Your seriously unglamorous rugby pic of the day

The conditions for tonight’s game between Connacht and Biarritz aren’t ideal, to put it mildly.

As it happened: Biarritz v Connacht, Heineken Cup

Eric Elwood’s men were hoping to make it three wins from four in Europe this season.

Heineken Cup: 3 things to look out for this weekend

European dreams could be shattered for three of Ireland’s four representatives.

Heineken Cup cheat sheet: Your guide to this weekend’s European rugby

Our four provinces are facing into make-or-break weekend, here’s all you need to know.

# biarritz - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Team news: Just one change for Connacht ahead of Biarritz return

Johnny O’Connor comes in at openside flanker for the injured Willie Faloon.

# biarritz - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Elwood pays tribute to 'immense' McSharry ahead of Biarritz tilt

The Connacht backline is looking its most dangerous in recent memory.

Heineken Cup: Biarritz suspend coaches ahead of Connacht rematch

Jack Isaac and Serge Milhas have been put on a month’s leave by club president Serge Blanco.

# biarritz - Monday 10 December, 2012

Connacht are a bloody good team declares Biarritz fullback Balshaw

The westerners are looking to pull off a Heineken Cup double against the French side on Friday.

# biarritz - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili

The 20-year-old scrum-half was instrumental in Connacht’s 22-14 win over Biarritz.

# biarritz - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Biarritz win was better than Quins but we want more - McCarthy

The Connacht lock believes a return victory next week in France is a distinct possibility.

# biarritz - Friday 7 December, 2012

The drinks are on Elwood as Connacht stun Biarritz

Dan Parks and Fetu’u Vainikolo scored the points but the 23-man squad can all be proud of their effort.

As it happened: Connacht v Biarritz, Heineken Cup

We were in Galway for the crucial pool three clash between the westerners and two-time European finalists.

Heineken Cup cheat sheet: Your guide to this weekend's European rugby action

Our four provinces are facing into a pivotal fortnight of the season, here’s all you need to know.

# biarritz - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Lock in: McCarthy back in harness for Connacht

The formidable international second row is one of two welcome changes ahead of Biarritz’ visit to the Sportsground.

# biarritz - Friday 30 November, 2012

# biarritz - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Heineken Cup: Huge wins for Saracens, Harlequins and Clermont

Sarries were so delighted with their 45-0 win over Edinburgh that they splashed out £302.15 in McDonalds.

# biarritz - Friday 12 October, 2012

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Heineken Cup Preview, Pool 3: Is the West really awake for Connacht?

From a Connacht perspective, this pool presents both opportunities and threats.

# biarritz - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Heineken Cup: Duffy ready to answer Connacht’s tough questions

The experienced fullback is determined, but realistic about his European goals this season.

# biarritz - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Heineken Cup: Clermont and Leinster to meet in back-to-back December weekends

The dates and times of our provinces’ Heineken Cup pool fixtures have been announced today.

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