This is the second reinforcement for the next season recorded by the Rugby club Toulon (RCT) currently in trouble (13th in the Top 14), after the announced Monday's signature of the hooker Christopher Tolofua (24 years, 7 selections), coming from Saracens.
Baptiste Serin (24 years old, 20 caps) is currently in Marcoussis where he is preparing the autumn tour with the XV of France.
His UBB team-mates will face Toulouse tomorrow in Top 14.
A testin rugby player
Baptiste Serin was born in La Teste-de-Buch and started rugby at the Parentis-en-Born club where he played for 12 years.
In 2009, he joined the youth teams of CA Bordeaux-Bègles and played his first match with the professional team in 2012.
He then played at Top 14 and European Challenge matches and also at the Six Nations U-20 Tournament at the 2013 edition where he made a name for himself.
In 2015, he became an important incumbent as a scrum-half.