France’s Rugby World Cup Record: P53 W36 D2 L15

1987 Runners-up
1991 Quarter-finals
1995 Third
1999 Runners-up
2003 Fourth
2007 Fourth
2011 Runners-up
2015 Quarter-finals
2019 Quarter-finals

Mathieu Bastareaud

Roaring success, 2017 “This photo (the main image above) is from a Top 14 semi-final against La Rochelle, 
at the Vélodrome stadium in Marseille,” says Mathieu Bastareaud. “It was not…

How France won the RWC 2023 vote

How France won the RWC 2023 vote IT LOOKED like it was in the bag. On 31 October 2017, the Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) Board unanimously recommended that South…