Eddie Butler on Jonny Wilkinson career


Courtney Lawes crunches Charlie Hodgson


Tameifuna's huge hit on Michael Hooper


Two casual tryscorers shown up


Carlos Spencer & Stephen Larkham fight


George Pisi hit makes Shane Geraghty ill


Ma'afu banned for punch on Tom Youngs


Johan Goosen huge drop goal on debut


Brock James amazing reverse flick pass

Tuesday, September 08, 2009

Top 14 Highlights - Round 3

Top 14 Highlights - Round 3

We're playing catchup after such a busy time in the rugby world, as the Guinness Premiership and Magners League both kicked off this past weekend, as well as Tri Nations, Currie Cup, and Air New Zealand Cup matches.

From the Top 14 though, we have a clip for you that has highlights from three of the better matches in Round 3.

Two tries from Montpellier wing Jaques Bousuge and a drop goal from Francois Trinh-Duc had them leading Stade Francais, but Stade came back with a great try to Mark Gasnier.

Mirco Bergamasco then evened up the score in the second half, before lock Pascale Pape crossed, and Gasnier scored again to seal the comfortable win.

Bourgoin picked up their first win of the season by beating Biarritz 22-17 at the Stade Pierre-Rajon. South African prop Eduard Coetzee scored a great front rowers try for Biarittz, but it was not enough to keep them in the match as Benjamin Boyet slotted a penalty and a 45m drop to deal the win for Bourgoin.

The heavyweight clash of the weekend was Toulouse against Perpignan, as Toulouse hoped to beat the defending champions away for the first time in twenty years.

It was an intensely physical battle, with Perpignan centre Maxime Mermoz scoring the games only try. 17-15 to Perpignan is how it ended.


Time: 04:37

Posted at 2:45 pm | 12 comments

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Robertiet September 08, 2009 8:27 pm

Dat one try was defenitly tripping!

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Robertiet September 08, 2009 8:28 pm

Just before the 1 minute mark;)

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elliot September 08, 2009 8:31 pm

What a drop! Trinh-Duc pulled that off so nonchalantly that he could've done it with his eyes closed..."outrageous" is right.

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Austin September 08, 2009 9:10 pm

There is some shockingly poor defense in this.

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sacricketer September 09, 2009 12:03 am

Outrageous?! He was 35m out, straight on, no pressure. Look fairly straightforward to me...

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Anonymous September 09, 2009 12:25 am

any change of GP highlights man?

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kefo September 09, 2009 3:45 am

yes, because you could surely do the same thing, sacricketer. hell, even a prop could've kicked that, right?

i think the fact that he made it look so easy is rather a testament to how good of a drop goal it really was.

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Phil September 09, 2009 4:00 am

Great to see Mark Gasnier have another good run :)

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Anonymous September 09, 2009 7:19 am

it was mirco bergamasco scoring stade's try

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ybr September 10, 2009 8:30 am

nice line by the prop

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Anonymous September 10, 2009 5:39 pm

Some great tries and encouraging running rugby, but id have to agree that some of the attempted tackles were shocking.

anyone one what age the stade number 11 is? The commentry said he was an ozzie and i thought he looked class.

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Anonymous September 14, 2009 3:11 pm

this school computer sucks i cant whatch nothin!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :[

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