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#Biarritz

# biarritz - Saturday 26 June, 2021

James Cronin set to join Biarritz in the Top 14 after leaving Munster
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

James Cronin set to join Biarritz in the Top 14 after leaving Munster

Jun 26th 2021, 2:14 PM 12,559 Views 9 Comments

The 30-year-old Ireland international is set for a move to France.

# biarritz - Sunday 23 August, 2020

'I play rugby because I love the game, not just because my brothers play'
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'I play rugby because I love the game, not just because my brothers play'

Aug 23rd 2020, 8:00 AM 42,377 Views 2 Comments

20-year-old hooker Billy Scannell is heading into his second season with Biarritz in France.

# biarritz - Saturday 13 June, 2020

'This move happened at the right time but I got such a good grounding in Munster'
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'This move happened at the right time but I got such a good grounding in Munster'

Jun 13th 2020, 10:00 AM 27,473 Views 7 Comments

Back row Dave O’Callaghan is a year into his time with French club Biarritz.

# biarritz - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Iran's foreign minister makes surprise G7 summit visit
# Javad Zarif
# Javad Zarif

Iran's foreign minister makes surprise G7 summit visit

Aug 25th 2019, 4:16 PM 25,491 Views 34 Comments

Flight-tracking websites showed a plane travelling from Tehran to Biarritz.

Macron says G7 leaders have agreed on joint statement over Iran
# Biarritz
# Biarritz

Macron says G7 leaders have agreed on joint statement over Iran

Aug 25th 2019, 12:16 PM 16,227 Views 19 Comments

US President Donald Trump, however, has denied signing off on a joint G7 message.

# biarritz - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz
# Bon Courage
From The42
# Bon Courage

Ireland U20 international Scannell signs for French club Biarritz

Jul 17th 2019, 4:48 PM 17,090 Views 17 Comments

The 19-year-old hooker joins after a season in the Munster sub-academy.

# biarritz - Friday 22 June, 2018

€3 million investment from Hong Kong saves Biarritz from relegation
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

€3 million investment from Hong Kong saves Biarritz from relegation

Jun 22nd 2018, 1:06 PM 6,754 Views 2 Comments

A regular European challenger in the noughties, BO are relieved to cling on to a place in Pro D2.

# biarritz - Sunday 31 August, 2014

James Coughlan's Pau lead Pro D2 after O'Sullivan's Biarritz lose
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

James Coughlan's Pau lead Pro D2 after O'Sullivan's Biarritz lose

Aug 31st 2014, 5:25 PM 8,003 Views 2 Comments

The former Munster No. 8 has had a good start to life under Simon Mannix in France.

# biarritz - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

O'Sullivan's Biarritz with biggest Pro D2 budget, while Toulouse lead Top 14
# Money
From The42
# Money

O'Sullivan's Biarritz with biggest Pro D2 budget, while Toulouse lead Top 14

Aug 19th 2014, 9:50 AM 8,212 Views 2 Comments

The LNR has revealed the provisional figures for all French professional clubs this season.

# biarritz - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

O'Sullivan's Biarritz make another smart signing in Philip van der Walt
# Transfer
From The42
# Transfer

O'Sullivan's Biarritz make another smart signing in Philip van der Walt

Jun 18th 2014, 5:43 PM 6,880 Views 1 Comment

The South African No. 8 will join from the Cheetahs to replace Imanol Harinordoquy.

# biarritz - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Harinordoquy leaves Eddie O'Sullivan and Biarritz for a final season with Toulouse
# Swansong
From The42
# Swansong

Harinordoquy leaves Eddie O'Sullivan and Biarritz for a final season with Toulouse

Jun 14th 2014, 12:04 PM 5,305 Views 13 Comments

The number eight has chosen one last year in the Top 14 over a season in Pro Div 2.

# biarritz - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

O'Sullivan's Biarritz pull off transfer market coups by signing Davies and Evans
# Additions
From The42
# Additions

O'Sullivan's Biarritz pull off transfer market coups by signing Davies and Evans

Jun 10th 2014, 2:40 PM 12,359 Views 8 Comments

The former Ireland head coach welcomes an All Black and a Wallaby on board in the south of France.

# biarritz - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Biarritz confirm all-French coaching staff for new boss Eddie O'Sullivan
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Biarritz confirm all-French coaching staff for new boss Eddie O'Sullivan

May 27th 2014, 9:53 AM 5,715 Views 9 Comments

Benoît August and Pierre Chadebech will aid the Irishman in setting his structures at the Pro D2 club.

# biarritz - Friday 11 April, 2014

Ex-France scrum-half Dimitri Yachvili to retire at the end of the season
# Class
From The42
# Class

Ex-France scrum-half Dimitri Yachvili to retire at the end of the season

Apr 11th 2014, 2:52 PM 4,016 Views 5 Comments

The elegant Biarritz playmaker will hang up his boots at the conclusion of the current Top 14 campaign.

# biarritz - Friday 1 November, 2013

Jonny Sexton on the bench for Racing Metro's Top 14 tie
# Sub
From The42
# Sub

Jonny Sexton on the bench for Racing Metro's Top 14 tie

Nov 1st 2013, 5:20 PM 9,664 Views 14 Comments

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt will be relieved that Sexton has only been selected as a replacement.

# biarritz - Friday 1 March, 2013

'We used to do weights training in a little shed' - O'Halloran on Connacht's rise
# West's Awake
From The42
# West's Awake

'We used to do weights training in a little shed' - O'Halloran on Connacht's rise

Mar 1st 2013, 10:08 AM 1,780 Views 0 Comments

The Galwegian winger has seen a lot of positive changes in his seven years at the Sportsground.

# biarritz - Friday 18 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: 'Quins perfect record in tact after Biarritz mudbath
# Pool 3
From The42
# Pool 3

Heineken Cup: 'Quins perfect record in tact after Biarritz mudbath

Jan 18th 2013, 10:13 PM 1,543 Views 0 Comments

Conor O’Shea’s side finished their pool campaign with a win in Biarritz.

# biarritz - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Heineken Cup: Toulon join Ulster and Quins in the 1/4 finals while Biarritz fight on
# Francetastic
From The42
# Francetastic

Heineken Cup: Toulon join Ulster and Quins in the 1/4 finals while Biarritz fight on

Jan 12th 2013, 4:18 PM 1,251 Views 0 Comments

Dimitri Yachvilli and his buddies may yet rue that late conversion miss in Galway.

# biarritz - Friday 11 January, 2013

VIDEO: 4 classic Heineken Cup matches when 4 tries did the trick
# Hell 4 Leather
From The42
# Hell 4 Leather

VIDEO: 4 classic Heineken Cup matches when 4 tries did the trick

Jan 11th 2013, 3:27 PM 1,830 Views 3 Comments

The miracle match makes the grade and three other beauties.

# biarritz - Friday 28 December, 2012

'I had to stop the president from pulling a Biarritz t-shirt over my head' - O'Driscoll
# Flirtation
From The42
# Flirtation

'I had to stop the president from pulling a Biarritz t-shirt over my head' - O'Driscoll

Dec 28th 2012, 6:15 PM 22,193 Views 10 Comments

The rugby legend recalls a visit to the south of France that almost led to his Leinster departure.

# biarritz - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Connacht v Munster: 3 key battles to decide the outcome
# Pro12
From The42
# Pro12

Connacht v Munster: 3 key battles to decide the outcome

Dec 22nd 2012, 3:11 PM 1,161 Views 0 Comments

History favours the Reds but a glance at the teamsheets suggests a home win.

# biarritz - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Pro12: Ulster and Connacht look to overcome home woes
# Home Banker
From The42
# Home Banker

Pro12: Ulster and Connacht look to overcome home woes

Dec 19th 2012, 4:25 PM 678 Views 0 Comments

Leinster and Munster have enjoyed a swathe of away day successes in Belfast and Galway respectively.

# biarritz - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Shane Byrne 'not nervous at all' as Leinster stand on the brink
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Shane Byrne 'not nervous at all' as Leinster stand on the brink

Dec 15th 2012, 9:30 AM 6,102 Views 4 Comments

The former Ireland hooker believes Joe Schmidt will be looking ‘to win at all costs’ today.

# biarritz - Friday 14 December, 2012

Your seriously unglamorous rugby pic of the day
# Phwoar
From The42
# Phwoar

Your seriously unglamorous rugby pic of the day

Dec 14th 2012, 9:25 PM 3,101 Views 0 Comments

The conditions for tonight’s game between Connacht and Biarritz aren’t ideal, to put it mildly.

As it happened: Biarritz v Connacht, Heineken Cup From The42
Live Dec 14th 2012, 7:34 PM

As it happened: Biarritz v Connacht, Heineken Cup

Heineken Cup: 3 things to look out for this weekend
# Vital
From The42
# Vital

Heineken Cup: 3 things to look out for this weekend

Dec 14th 2012, 5:52 PM 1,236 Views 2 Comments

European dreams could be shattered for three of Ireland’s four representatives.

Heineken Cup cheat sheet: Your guide to this weekend’s European rugby
# Previews
From The42
# Previews

Heineken Cup cheat sheet: Your guide to this weekend’s European rugby

Dec 14th 2012, 4:21 PM 7,313 Views 0 Comments

Our four provinces are facing into make-or-break weekend, here’s all you need to know.

# biarritz - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Team news: Just one change for Connacht ahead of Biarritz return
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Team news: Just one change for Connacht ahead of Biarritz return

Dec 13th 2012, 12:44 PM 689 Views 0 Comments

Johnny O’Connor comes in at openside flanker for the injured Willie Faloon.

# biarritz - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Elwood pays tribute to 'immense' McSharry ahead of Biarritz tilt
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Elwood pays tribute to 'immense' McSharry ahead of Biarritz tilt

Dec 11th 2012, 6:59 PM 1,691 Views 4 Comments

The Connacht backline is looking its most dangerous in recent memory.

Heineken Cup: Biarritz suspend coaches ahead of Connacht rematch
# Happy Holidays
From The42
# Happy Holidays

Heineken Cup: Biarritz suspend coaches ahead of Connacht rematch

Dec 11th 2012, 1:36 PM 1,977 Views 0 Comments

Jack Isaac and Serge Milhas have been put on a month’s leave by club president Serge Blanco.

# biarritz - Monday 10 December, 2012

Connacht are a bloody good team declares Biarritz fullback Balshaw
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Connacht are a bloody good team declares Biarritz fullback Balshaw

Dec 10th 2012, 7:02 AM 1,770 Views 0 Comments

The westerners are looking to pull off a Heineken Cup double against the French side on Friday.

# biarritz - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Marmion puts hero-worship to one side as he trumps Yachvili

Dec 9th 2012, 2:33 PM 1,883 Views 1 Comment

The 20-year-old scrum-half was instrumental in Connacht’s 22-14 win over Biarritz.

# biarritz - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Biarritz win was better than Quins but we want more - McCarthy
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Biarritz win was better than Quins but we want more - McCarthy

Dec 8th 2012, 2:45 PM 1,488 Views 0 Comments

The Connacht lock believes a return victory next week in France is a distinct possibility.

# biarritz - Friday 7 December, 2012

The drinks are on Elwood as Connacht stun Biarritz
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

The drinks are on Elwood as Connacht stun Biarritz

Dec 7th 2012, 11:11 PM 13,993 Views 22 Comments

Dan Parks and Fetu’u Vainikolo scored the points but the 23-man squad can all be proud of their effort.

As it happened: Connacht v Biarritz, Heineken Cup From The42
Live Dec 7th 2012, 7:39 PM

As it happened: Connacht v Biarritz, Heineken Cup

Heineken Cup cheat sheet: Your guide to this weekend's European rugby action
# Provincial
From The42
# Provincial

Heineken Cup cheat sheet: Your guide to this weekend's European rugby action

Dec 7th 2012, 3:47 PM 1,770 Views 0 Comments

Our four provinces are facing into a pivotal fortnight of the season, here’s all you need to know.

# biarritz - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Lock in: McCarthy back in harness for Connacht
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Lock in: McCarthy back in harness for Connacht

Dec 6th 2012, 12:46 PM 633 Views 0 Comments

The formidable international second row is one of two welcome changes ahead of Biarritz’ visit to the Sportsground.

# biarritz - Friday 30 November, 2012

Just in time for Connacht: Harinordoquy returns after 6 months with knee injury
# Heineken Cup
From The42
# Heineken Cup

Just in time for Connacht: Harinordoquy returns after 6 months with knee injury

Nov 30th 2012, 7:38 AM 834 Views 0 Comments

Over to you, Andrew Browne.

# biarritz - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Heineken Cup: Huge wins for Saracens, Harlequins and Clermont
# Happy Meals
From The42
# Happy Meals

Heineken Cup: Huge wins for Saracens, Harlequins and Clermont

Oct 13th 2012, 8:45 PM 1,669 Views 1 Comment

Sarries were so delighted with their 45-0 win over Edinburgh that they splashed out £302.15 in McDonalds.

# biarritz - Friday 12 October, 2012

Heineken Cup Preview, Pool 3: Is the West really awake for Connacht?
# HCup
# HCup

Heineken Cup Preview, Pool 3: Is the West really awake for Connacht?

Oct 12th 2012, 10:07 AM 3,794 Views 2 Comments

From a Connacht perspective, this pool presents both opportunities and threats.

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