Toulon suffers another defeat, beaten at Mayol by Bordeaux-Bègles

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The Rugby Club Toulonnais suffered a defeat this Sunday at Mayol against Union Bordeaux-Bègles (32-37), closing the 14th round of the Top 14. The Bordeaux team started strong with a try by Tambwe just 29 seconds into the match. Garcia, in great form with his kicks on Sunday evening, converted the try, but Toulonnais quickly reacted to take the lead by the 27th minute with a try from former All Black Fainga’anuku, shortly after the first one by Gigashvili.

The Bordelais didn’t give up and made the difference towards the end of the match by also scoring four tries, with the last one thanks to an excellent run from end to end, finished by Nicolas Depoortère (77th), who has been called up to the French national team. The visitors resisted well at the end of the game by repelling Toulon’s last offensive push. El Rugby Club Toulonnais sufrió una derrota este domingo en Mayol contra el Union Bordeaux-Bègles (32-37), cerrando la 14ª jornada del Top 14.

El equipo de Bordeaux comenzó fuerte con un try de Tambwe a los 29 segundos del partido. Garcia, en gran forma con sus patadas el domingo por la tarde, convirtió el try, pero los Toulonnais reaccionaron rápidamente para tomar la delantera en el minuto 27 con un try del ex All Black Fainga’anuku, poco después del primero de Gigashvili. Los Bordelais no se rindieron y marcaron la diferencia hacia el final del partido al anotar también cuatro tries, el último gracias a una excelente carrera de punta a punta, terminada por Nicolas Depoortère (minuto 77), quien ha sido convocado al equipo nacional de Francia.

Los visitantes resistieron bien al final del partido al repeler el último empuje ofensivo de Toulon.

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