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#Top 14

# top-14 - Friday 18 September, 2020

Ex-Connacht man Ahki wary of threat Ulster's McCloskey poses to Toulouse

The New Zealander enjoyed his time in Galway but has thrived with the Top 14 club.

# top-14 - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Ryan shines for Racing, Copeland's debut, and Kidney's Exiles struggle

Jeremy Davidson’s Brive are leading the Top 14 after the opening round.

# top-14 - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Top 14 opener postponed due to Covid-19 cases in Stade Français

The Parisian club has a shortage of fit front row players.

# top-14 - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Stade Francais cancel friendly as some players who tested positive for Covid-19 have lung damage

The Top 14 side were due to face RC Toulon later this month.

# top-14 - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Stade Francais in quarantine due to virus cases

25 individuals from the Parisian outfit have contracted the virus after returning from a pre-season camp.

# top-14 - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Stade Francais sign former Munster lock Grobler and Tongan fullback Veainu

The pair both arrive in the Top 14 from English clubs.

# top-14 - Friday 12 June, 2020

World Cup winner Reinach to link up with Pollard after completing Top 14 move

The 30-year-old scrum-half is on his way to Montpellier.

# top-14 - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Top 14 club sack ex-All Black Tom Taylor after unauthorised travel

Pau say they had no other option but to dismiss the 31-year-old Kiwi playmaker.

# top-14 - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Middle East investor represented by Dominici eyeing takeover of French sleeping giant

Beziers, 11-time French champions, dropped into Pro D2 in 2005.

# top-14 - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'The situation is worrying' - France's wealthiest rugby side cut budget by 20%

The financial impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has hit Stade Francais.

# top-14 - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Top 14 chiefs postpone decision on next season's Champions Cup places

EPCR is considering reformatting the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup for next season.

# top-14 - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

EPCR insists it will do utmost to complete the 2019/20 Champions Cup

France has confirmed that major sport will not resume there before September.

# top-14 - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

The Ireland and Lions legend running a Top 14 club under house arrest

This may be the most surreal period of Jeremy Davidson’s career but the former Irish star has not lost his focus as rugby faces its biggest battle yet.

# top-14 - Friday 13 March, 2020

Top 14 suspended, putting Champions Cup quarter-finals in even greater doubt

The suspension includes all collective training by the professional clubs in France.

# top-14 - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Top 14 to discuss postponement rather than playing behind closed doors

Ulster’s Champions Cup quarter-final away to Toulouse could be played behind closed doors.

# top-14 - Sunday 1 March, 2020

La Rochelle branded 'a disgrace' by Gibbes after trouncing by Russell-inspired Racing

The Scottish out-half was at the heart of the 49-0 win.

# top-14 - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Connacht facing big blow with key man Fainga'a set for move to France

The Aussie openside has been superb for Andy Friend’s side since his move from the Rebels.

# top-14 - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Racing's Thomas stakes claim for France squad ahead of clash with Munster

Racing face Munster next weekend in the Champions Cup while Ulster take on Clermont.

# top-14 - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Bordeaux-Begles reclaim top spot while O'Gara's La Rochelle move up the table

La Rochelle registered six tries as they hammered Agen this afternoon to move up to fourth.

# top-14 - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Ben Smith sent off in Top 14 debut as Stade Francais claim much-needed victory

A disappointing first outing for Pau for the 84-cap All Black.

# top-14 - Monday 2 December, 2019

Mourad Boudjellal sells majority share at Toulon but to remain on as club president

The 59-year-old says he is pleased to agree a deal with pharmaceuticals magnate Bernard Lemaitre.

# top-14 - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Tonga hooker handed seven-week ban for incident in win over USA

Agen will be without Paula Ngauamo for a substantial period after he kicked an opponent in the face.

# top-14 - Sunday 6 October, 2019

World Cup outcast Imhoff stars as Racing bag first away win at Pau

Simon Zebo also featured as the Parisians secured a 31-3 win on Sunday.

# top-14 - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Leinster's Champions Cup pool opponents lead Top 14 after historic Toulon win

Lyon are flying high in France after a first victory at the Stade Felix Mayol.

# top-14 - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Savea scores as Toulon start campaign with Agen trouncing

Elsewhere in the Top 14, Racing were stunned at home by promoted Bayonne.

# top-14 - Monday 29 July, 2019

Top 14 giants handed fines for salary cap mishap

Racing 92 and Toulon both failed to supply appropriate documents.

# top-14 - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Mathieu Bastareaud has a new club

The discarded French centre has joined Lyon until the end of the World Cup.

# top-14 - Friday 28 June, 2019

Montpellier snap up Samoan scrum-half to replace departed Pienaar

Ex-Ulster nine Pienaar has been linked with a return to the Cheetahs.

# top-14 - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Wallaby back row joins Connacht's Champions Cup pool opponents

Caleb Timu has signed for Top 14 outfit Montpellier on a long-term deal.

# top-14 - Saturday 15 June, 2019

France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title

Toulouse claimed their 20th French title in their first Top 14 final appearance since 2012.

# top-14 - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Flawless Laidlaw steers Clermont into next weekend's Top 14 final

Franck Azema’s side will face Toulouse in the decider after proving too strong today for Lyon.

# top-14 - Friday 31 May, 2019

La Rochelle shock Zebo's Racing in Top 14 barrages

Ihaia West and Arthur Reitiere provided the points to guide their side into a semi-final clash with Toulouse.

# top-14 - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Prendergast's coaching stock rises as ex-Munster scrum-half joins Racing 92

The Irish coach will link up with Simon Zebo and Donnacha Ryan in Paris.

# top-14 - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Simon Zebo grabs a hat-trick as Perpignan are routed by Racing 92

Perpignan suffered a 23rd loss in 25 Top 14 games, going down 52-14 to the side from Paris.

# top-14 - Monday 13 May, 2019

La Rochelle announce departure of backs coach amid O'Gara links

The former Ireland out-half could be set for a position on Jono Gibbes’ coaching ticket.

# top-14 - Monday 6 May, 2019

Meyer signs Stade extension as owner promises €100 million investment

The former South Africa head coach will remain in charge of the French club for another two years.

# top-14 - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Bastareaud says Major League Rugby move is 'not a loan at all'

Toulon centre Mathieu Bastareaud explained why he is headed for New York after the Rugby World Cup.

# top-14 - Friday 19 April, 2019

Ex-Leinster centre Te'o to leave Worcester Warriors amid Top 14 rumours

The England international is one of eight players who will be departing Sixways at the end of the season.

'I won't be back in the short-term future': Paul O'Connell rules out immediate Munster return

The Stade Francais coach said he must gather more experience before a potential return.

# top-14 - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Toulouse to pay tribute to Notre Dame against Leinster

Sunday’s semi-final against will see the French side wearing a special kit.

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