Unstoppable Marseille make it eight wins in a row
Unstoppable Marseille make it eight wins in a row

Olympique de Marseille extended their winning streak to eight games with a 2-0 home win against Toulouse in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Ligue 1 Game Week 8 Preview: PSG seeking boost in Toulouse before Barcelona clash
Ligue 1 Game Week 8 Preview: PSG seeking boost in Toulouse before Barcelona clash

What a difference a win makes. Paris Saint Germain`s 2-0 win away at Caen in midweek not only broke a sequence of three draws but lifted them to second in the table and temporarily silenced the critics.

Sloppy Toulon slump at home, Clermont compound Toulouse woes
Sloppy Toulon slump at home, Clermont compound Toulouse woes

Champions Toulon slumped to a 28-24 defeat at home to Stade Francais on Saturday in a match where they paid a heavy price for squandering 20 points with the boot.

Sloppy Toulon slump at home, Clermont compound Toulouse woes

Champions Toulon slumped to a 28-24 defeat at home to Stade Francais on Saturday in a match where they paid a heavy price for squandering 20 points with the boot.

Benito Masilevu extends Brive deal
Benito Masilevu extends Brive deal

Fiji winger Benito Masilevu has extended his contract with Top 14 side Brive for two seasons, the club confirmed on Tuesday.

The 24-year-old, who scored the try which allowed Brive to win 26-17 against Toulouse on Saturday, will remain at the club until 2018.

Clermont find home form, Toulouse away blues continue
Clermont find home form, Toulouse away blues continue

Clermont got back to winning ways at home following last week`s shock 21-20 reverse to Montpellier by cruising past Racing-Metro 32-6 in the French Top 14 on Saturday.

Leaders Bordeaux escape with Bastia draw in Ligue 1
Leaders Bordeaux escape with Bastia draw in Ligue 1

Bordeaux saw their 100 percent record at the start of the Ligue 1 season ended on Sunday but Willy Sagnol`s side were lucky to escape with a 1-1 draw against Bastia.

Alofa`s brace sees La Rochelle to famous win
Alofa`s brace sees La Rochelle to famous win

Two second-half tries by New Zealand-born winger Alofa Alofa inspired La Rochelle to a memorable 37-25 victory over four-time European champions Toulouse in the Top 14 on Saturday.

Three killed in France race accident

Paris: A road race turned to tragedy in France Sunday when three people were killed by a racing car veering off course during practice.

Oyonnax swamped by Toby Flood as Toulouse edge victory

Former England fly-half Toby Flood made a memorable Top 14 debut for Toulouse scoring all their points in a 20-19 victory over Oyonnax on Saturday.

Hosea Gear returns to New Zealand rugby

Former All Blacks wing Hosea Gear announced Monday he was returning to Super 15 rugby with the Waikato Chiefs, making him eligible to join New Zealand`s World Cup defence in England next year.

Barcelona buy defender Jeremy Mathieu for EUR20 million

Spanish giants Barcelona said Wednesday they have bought 30-year-old French defender Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia for EUR20 million ($27 million).

PSG ready for test from resurgent Marseille

Paris Saint-Germain host Marseille in France`s fiercest rivalry on Sunday night with the capital club hoping to have Edinson Cavani back to help them see off their resurgent opponents.

Ibrahimovic hat-trick disposes of Toulouse

A hat-trick by Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspired French champions Paris Saint Germain to a 4-2 win over Toulouse on Sunday and their first away victory in Ligue 1 since January 11.

McAlister extends Toulouse deal

New Zealand fly-half Luke McAlister has extended his contract with French Top 14 side Toulouse by two years plus the option of a further year, the club told AFP on Thursday.

Plisson to make France debut against England

Fly-half Jules Plisson will make his France debut in Saturday`s Six Nations opener against England in Paris after the team was announced by coach Philippe Saint-Andre on Thursday.

Lille title blow with second successive defeat

Lille suffered a second successive defeat and squandered vital ground in the French title race when St Etienne grabbed a 2-0 Ligue 1 victory on Friday.

France wing Clerc returns after nine months out

French international winger Vincent Clerc will return after nine months out with a knee injury when Toulouse face Italian side Zebre in the European Cup on Saturday.

Beauxis leaves Toulouse for Bordeaux

French international fly-half Lionel Beauxis left former European champions Toulouse on Friday to sign a season-long deal with Top 14 rivals Bordeaux-Begles.

Ibrahimovic escapes ban for gun gesture

Paris St Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic escaped a ban on Thursday for mimicking pointing a gun at the opposition bench in a Ligue 1 game against Toulouse last month.