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France couldn't resist a cheeky dig about Ireland's World Cup bid - SportsJOE.ie 7 Jul 2017, 8:38 pm


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France couldn't resist a cheeky dig about Ireland's World Cup bid
SportsJOE.ie
FFR president Bernard Laporte suggested that France, in return for World Cup backing, would push for an eight team 'Six Nations', with the likes of Georgia, Romania and Russia all getting a chance to qualify each year. That wasn't all. Laporte also ...

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French rugby boss: Macron strong asset in 2023 World Cup bid - TheRecord.com 7 Jul 2017, 3:51 pm


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French rugby boss: Macron strong asset in 2023 World Cup bid
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, file photo France's rugby team coach Bernard Laporte listens to a journalist during a press conference at the Rugby Union National center in Marcoussis, south of Paris. In its bid to host the 2023 rugby World Cup ...

Novès backed by Laporte - Sport24 25 Jun 2017, 5:12 pm


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Novès backed by Laporte
Sport24
Cape Town - Guy Novès has been given the backing of the French rugby president Bernard Laporte, despite going down 3-0 to South Africa in their series. A 35-12 loss at Ellis Park made it a whitewash of wins for the Springboks, with les Bleus ending ...

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Laporte backs Noves but demands improvement from France - AOL UK 25 Jun 2017, 2:34 pm


AOL UK

Laporte backs Noves but demands improvement from France
AOL UK
Guy Noves retains the support of French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte, but must oversee improvement later this year following a 3-0 series defeat to South Africa. This month's whitewashing at the hands of the Springboks followed a Six ...

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France to host Italy Six Nations tie in Marseille - Sport24 17 Jun 2017, 6:33 am


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France to host Italy Six Nations tie in Marseille
Sport24
Paris - France will host Italy in their Six Nations tie on February 23 next in Marseille, the first time a match in the tournament has been played outside the French capital, sources said on Friday. New French Rugby Federation (FFR) president Bernard ...

Aussie 'Mohicans' looking to bow out with title - Sport24 3 Jun 2017, 8:05 am


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Aussie 'Mohicans' looking to bow out with title
Sport24
It means the golden generation of Toulon's global stars that won three straight European crowns under Bernard Laporte are all but gone, with the "last of the Mohicans" looking forward to a final outing. With Bakkies Botha, Ali Williams, Carl Hayman and ...

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French fishing for 2023 Rugby World Cup votes in Scotland - The Scotsman 18 May 2017, 5:11 am


The Scotsman

French fishing for 2023 Rugby World Cup votes in Scotland
The Scotsman
... the red carpet for the new French President today. No, not that one, Bernard Laporte was elected President of the French Federation of Rugby (FFR) late last year and the former coach of France is fronting the country's bid to host the 2023 Rugby ...

All Blacks Set To Play Historic Test V France In United Arab Emirates - Pundit Arena 7 May 2017, 9:55 am


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All Blacks Set To Play Historic Test V France In United Arab Emirates
Pundit Arena
According to Sport360 (and corroborated by various sources since), French rugby president Bernard Laporte was in Dubai last week negotiating his national side's involvement in a test match in 2018, and it is believed that a memorandum of understanding ...

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All Blacks to play in UAE? - Otago Daily Times 6 May 2017, 11:53 pm


Otago Daily Times

All Blacks to play in UAE?
Otago Daily Times
According to ESPN, French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte was in Dubai on Saturday to sign a Memorandum of Understanding between the FFR and UAE Rugby Federation. Laporte told Sport360 that he was looking forward to enhancing the ...

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Bernard Laporte: World rugby is in financial ruin - Sport360° 6 May 2017, 5:47 pm


Sport360°

Bernard Laporte: World rugby is in financial ruin
Sport360°
French Rugby president Bernard Laporte has warned that world rugby is on the brink of financial ruin unless urgent steps are taken. Laporte's comments follow recent announcements of losses by the Australian, South African, New Zealand, Scottish and ...

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