Update of our international Rouge & Noir – RCT – Rugby Club Toulonnais

A few days ago, we listed Toulon remains in selection for these summer tours. Two weeks later and after several games played, we take stock of the results of ours Black Red with their national teams.

As we approach the final weekend of international competition, we look forward to the final matches to come.


Once it is not customary, we begin this first evaluation with the Georgia. It must be said that the team of our pillar Beka Gigashvili has noticed a historic feat. For the first time in its history, the Lelos beat a team Level 1. A clear victory (28-19) It is in front Italians which allows them to install even a little more like a growing nation in the world of rugby.

And like the Toulon and old Toulon they are never far away, this success had so much impact Georgia that even Mamuka Gorgodze he went out on the field to celebrate this victory with his former teammates. He Georgia it will end in any case Test-matches by receipt of Portugal this weekend.


Sure you followed him, but the French ended his season with a 10/10. A perfect marker acquired after two victories over the Japanese this summer. Successes that have been possible thanks mainly to the Toulon. Jean-Baptiste Gros i Charles Ollivon lived two terms, meanwhile Dany Priso he came off the bench twice.

Per Swan Rebbadj, Cristòfor Tolofua i Aymeric Luc instead, this summer there is no play time, but a step into the group France noted. The XV of France is elsewhere first nation in the world for the first time in its history.

South Africa

lateral Springboksthere is also a party against it Wales. And the least we can say is that it will be decisive. The world champions In fact, he had started well with a big win against him Porro XV (32-29) punctuated especially by an attempt to Toulon winger Cheslin Kolbe.

Unfortunately, future residents of the Campus RCT he was unable to repeat that performance last weekend and dropped a point (12-13) in the second test match. Verdict, then, that Saturday at 5:05 p.m. (french time) for the third and final test match between these two teams.


Mixed results for Fiji in the Pacific Nations Cup. The captain’s comrades Waisea Nayacalevu he could do no better than a victory and a defeat. After a magnificent entrance facing the Tonga (36-0)with in particular an attempt to Jiuta Wainoqolothen they rotated their list the following week.

The result, a defeat (18-32) facing theAustralia A which relegates the Fijians to the 3rd place of this competition. They still have a decisive meeting this summer with a confrontation this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. (french time) It’s in front samoansfirst in the championship and only undefeated team.


Facing theScotlandthey Argentines it also had ups and downs. A San Salvador de Jujuya la north first in the country, Pumas it started well with a win (26-18). It was more complicated the week after Jump this time with a defeat (6-29) and poor performance.

For these two games, Facundo Isa started on the bench before entering instead Marcos Kremer (59 ′) i Rodrigo Bruni (46 ′). See you now Saturday at 9:10 p.m. (french time) for the beauty between these two teams.

The other nations

Finally, a brief word on other nations and in particular on two oppositions North South which has been entertaining us for two weeks. First, there are these matches between the English and the australians. He won the first round australians at Perth with a tight marker (30-28) which does not especially reflect the physiognomy of the party. Before the revenge of English a few days later (17-25) at Brisbane. The third game will be played at Sydney this Saturday at 11:55 p.m. (french time).

Finished 2000 km from here, directionEast and the New Zealand. Saturday, the All blacks receive the Irishthis time to Wellington. A game to play 09:05 (french time) between two teams that don’t give each other any gifts. The companions of Beauden Barrett at first he did a brief job of Irish at Auckland (42-19) before taking the reaction a week later (12-23) at 14 against 15 at Dunedin.

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