This tenth day was marked by the draw between Stade Toulousain and Stade Français (16-16) and Montpellier’s victory in Toulon (16-26)… The point in the standings.
Toulouse went on for the first time this season with a second game in a row without a win, having conceded a draw at home against Stade Français (16-16). After a difficult period, defending champions Montpellier win again by surprising RC Toulon away (26-33). The two formations remain in the soft underbelly of the championship, the Montpellier seventh and Toulon just behind in eighth place.
The great operation of the weekend is the victory of Bayonne in Clermont (20-25) or the tight one of La Rochelle in Brive (17-19). In the standings, Aviron Bayonnais joined the Top 6, La Rochelle remained the runner-up to Stade Toulousain and the Brivistes were sinking and were at the bottom. Also note the cards of Pau at home against Bordeaux Bègles (33-7) and that of Racing against USAP (44-20). The LOU also dominated the CO this weekend (26-20).