TOP 14 - Day 16 : Summary of all games
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An action filled Day 16 didn't let us down
TOP 14 | STADE ROCHELAIS - RC TOULON : 17-12
It was a close game until the very end between Stade Rochelais and RC Toulon. The Maritimes ensured victory at home and maintained their invincibility at Deflandre. A 17-12 win thanks to Plisson’s boot and a try by Retière.
TOP 14 | AVIRON BAYONNAIS - STADE FRANÇAIS : 28-17
Bayonne can finally breathe after the match at Jean-Dauger. After eight straight losses, the Basques found their way to victory against the Stade Français. Aviron Bayonnais was pragmatic - they scored only one try by Tisseron and scored the majority of points thanks to Lafage’s boot.
TOP 14 | CA BRIVE-CORREZE - SU AGEN : 16-30
SU Agen has struck a blow in the race for maintenance. In Brive, the Lot-et-Garonnais managed to win 16-30 thanks to a double by Tolot and a try by Masilevu. The Corréziens remained in the game with a try by Jurand and kicks by Laranjeira, but it was Agen who managed to emerge victorious this evening.
TOP 14 | CASTRES OLYMPIQUE - SECTION PALOISE : 26-16
Playing against Pau on home turf, CO had to assure their victory, and that’s what they did. Dominant and efficient, Castres consolidated this win thanks to tries by Laveau and Combezou, and a great game by the Argentine opener, Urdapilleta. Pau tried to get back into the game in the second half, but this was in vain. The Béarnais suffered their 7th defeat in a row.
TOP 14 | ASM CLERMONT - UNION BORDEAUX-BEGLES : 22-31
What a game in Auvergne ... The UBB imposed itself on ASM Clermont’s home turf with the offensive bonus thanks to 4 tries by Lamerat and Gimbert, and a double by Cros. For the Clermontois, Parra kept the team up to par thanks to a 100% kick, but the scrum half could not prevent the defeat.
STADE ROCHELAIS - RC TOULON
TOP 14 | LOU RUGBY - RACING 92 : 29-20
Lyon recovered from their defeat against UBB. LOU has long battled against Racing 92. Hanging on at the break, Pierre Mignoni's men finally gained the upper hand over a dangerous Racing 92 thanks to tries by Mignot and Couilloud and a solid performance by the opener Fernandez. Despite a great game by Lauret and Trinh-Duc, the Racingmen were unable to reverse the game.
TOP 14 | STADE TOULOUSAIN - MONTPELLIER HERAULT RUGBY : 25-7
A well-deserved 16th day win for the French Champions on home turf against Montpellier. In a gridlocked game, the Toulousains still managed to emerge victorious at the end. Tries by Pagès, Holmes, Tauzin and Lebel gave Ugo Mola's men a victory of 5 points.