May 10, 2014: Champions Castres ended Clermont's incredible 77-game unbeaten run at their Stade Marcel Michelin home to book a spot in the Top 14 semi-finals where they will face Montpellier
The deadly boot of Rory Kockott proved to be decisive as he slotted 17 points
May 2, 2014: As the Top 14 enters its final round the sheer number of questions still to be answered will leave directors of rugby across France with sleepless nights ahead of Saturday's fixtures
France tour to Australia
Apr 15, 2014: France will be unable to call on Dimitri Szarzewski for their summer tour to Australia after the hooker had an operation on his ankle
Feb 27, 2014: Ireland look set to be without Jonathan Sexton for their Six Nations match against Italy on March 6
Feb 7, 2014: Ronan O'Gara has ruled himself out of the running for the soon-to-be vacant Munster top job though admits he is keen to return to the province at some stage
Jan 19, 2014: Clermont Auvergne eased to a 28-3 win over Racing Metro and secured a home quarter-final in the process
Jan 7, 2014: "This was meant to be Racing Metro's breakthrough season but after the latest defeat against lowly Oyonnax it's all beginning to unravel," Paul Eddison writes
Dec 15, 2013: Harlequins kept alive their qualification hopes with a 17-3 win over a poor Racing Metro side at the Stoop on Sunday
Dec 9, 2013: Racing Metro's directors have responded to the 32-8 Heineken Cup drubbing by Harlequins by moving their Top 14 clash with Toulon away from Stade de France
Dec 7, 2013: Harlequins took a massive step towards the Heineken Cup quarter-finals with a hugely impressive32-8 bonus-point win away at Racing Metro
Dec 7, 2013: Mike Phillips insists he has a point to prove at new club Racing Metro, and knows there is no better way to make his mark than helping the club to silverware this season
Dec 2, 2013: A week after rumours first circulated that Mike Phillips was joining Racing Metro, his signing was confirmed by the club this afternoon
Nov 27, 2013: French club Racing Metro have released a statement denying they have signed Wales and British and Irish Lions scrum-half Mike Phillips
Nov 9, 2013: Chiliboy Ralepelle grabbed a try as Toulouse earned a hard-fought 19-12 victory over fellow Top 14 side Racing Metro at an exhibition game in Hong Kong.
Nov 1, 2013: Jonathan Sexton is almost certain to miss Ireland's clash against Samoa next weekend after being named on the bench for Racing Metro's clash against Biarritz on Saturday.
Sep 24, 2013: Wales look set to be without Jamie Roberts for the autumn Tests and the centre admits he will be out of action for a "good number of months"
Sep 23, 2013: Ireland fly-half Jonathan Sexton has revealed that he was reduced to tears by the Irish Rugby Football Union's approach to his contract talks earlier this year
Sep 11, 2013: Reports in France say British & Irish Lions centre Jamie Roberts is expected to miss "several weeks" with an ankle injury
Sep 7, 2013: Racing Metro have announced the signing of Bulls scrum-half Ruan Snyman
Top 14 - Round 2
Aug 23, 2013: Jonny Wilkinson brilliantly outshone fellow British and Irish Lion fly-half Jonathan Sexton as European champions Toulon routed Racing-Metro 41-14 in the French Top 14 on Friday