Toulouse bounce back in Europe against Oyonnax

Louis Picamoles defends the ball for Toulouse

Four-time champions Toulouse lost their opener 32-7 at Saracens last weekend but hit back on Saturday with a 24-18 win over fellow French side Oyonnax at Stade Ernest Wallon.

All of the game’s five tries came after the interval with Timoci Matanavou, Maxime Medard and Gael Fickou all scoring for Toulouse.

More to follow.

Final Score Toulouse 24 Oyonnax 18


Tries: Matanavou, Médard, Fickou
Cons: McAlister 3
Pens: McAlister

Tries: Martin, Cibray
Cons: Robinson
Pens: Lespinas 2

Match Officials
Referee: Matthew Carley (England),
Assistant ref: Andrew Jackson (England),
Assistant ref: Robin Goodliffe (England),
TMO: Stuart Terheege (England),
Citing Commissioner: John Byett (England)


Toulouse: Clément Poitrenaud; Maxime Médard, Gael Fickou, Florian Fritz, Timoci Matanavou; Luke McAlister, Jean-Marc Doussain; Vasil Kakovin, Christopher Tolofua, Dorian Aldegheri, Yoann Maestri (c), Romain Millo-Chluski, Talalelei Gray, Imanol Harinordoquy, Louis Picamoles

Replacements: Julien Marchand, Nemiah Tialata, Census Johnston, Joe Tekori, Gregory Lamboley, David Mele, Yann David , Arthur Bonneval

Oyonnax: Florian Denos; Silvere Tian, Vincent Martin, Eamonn Sheridan, Fetu’u Vainikolo; Regis Lespinas, Fabien Cibray (c); Laurent Delboulbès, Jody Jenneker, Antoine Guillamon, George Robson, Leon Power, Pierrick Gunther, Olivier Missoup, Viliami Maafu

Replacements: Jeremie Maurouard, Soane Tonga’uiha, Marc Clerc, Valentin Ursache, Pedrie Wannenburg, Piri Weepu, Nicky Robinson, Geoffrey Fabbri

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