Top 14 Rugby

Racing Have Hired A Minder For Dan Carter Whilst He’s In Paris

Dan Carter’s French club have hired former All Blacks team-mate Ali Williams as his minder. The Guardian has reported that Racing 92 have assigned Williams to look after Carter because of the massive off-field interest in their star recruit. Williams, who played 77 tests for the All Blacks, retired from playing rugby with Toulon last season. “Given his experience, his …

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David Pocock Could Be Set For A Mega-Money Move To France

Pocock has reportedly been approached by Bordeaux, while fellow French Top 14 clubs Toulouse and Racing 92 were also said to be interested. Pocock has reportedly been approached by Bordeaux, while fellow French Top 14 clubs Toulouse and Racing 92 were also said to be interested. “There are a number of offers that have landed,” said Brian Levine. “None are …

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Toulon Being Investigated For Doping Offences

Reports from RTL in France have suggested that European Champions Toulon are being investigated for doping offences. The report suggests that the club are being investigated for providing players with substances “that may be similar to performance enhancing drugs”. “Antibiotics, analgesics, but also anabolic steroids” are all under suspicion according RTL, which also states that “the range could be extended.” …

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Mourad Boudjellal Puts The Whole Toulon Squad Up For Sale

Madcap Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal was so incensed at his sides Top 14 defeat at home to Racing last weekend that he has reportedly put the whole squad up for sale. With a host of international stars leaving Toulon’s retirement home to play at the World Cup, Boudjellal has decided to field bids for his entire squad. It’s not the …

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