Thomas Sourice, born 10 in Tours (Indre-et-Loire), is a French rugby union player who plays as flanker for RC Toulonnais (1.83 m, 94 kg).
Tours is a city in the centre-west of France. It is the administrative centre of the Indre-et-Loire department and the largest city in the Centre-Val de Loire region of France. In 2012, the city of Tours had 134,978 inhabitants, and the population of the whole metropolitan area was 483,744.
Indre-et-Loire is a department in west-central France named after the Indre and the Loire rivers.
France, officially the French Republic, is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The metropolitan area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. It is bordered by Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany to the northeast, Switzerland and Italy to the east, and Andorra and Spain to the south. The overseas territories include French Guiana in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans. The country's 18 integral regions span a combined area of 643,801 square kilometres (248,573 sq mi) and a total population of 67.3 million. France, a sovereign state, is a unitary semi-presidential republic with its capital in Paris, the country's largest city and main cultural and commercial centre. Other major urban areas include Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Lille and Nice.
Rugby Nice Côte d'Azur Université-Racing was a French rugby union club, which went into liquidation in June 2012. Nice was founded in 1912, as Racing Rugby Club de Nice. Nice was runner-up in the national championship in the 1982-83 season. In 1985 Nice won the Challenge Yves du Manoir. Its successor is the new club, Stade Niçois.
Rugby Club Toulonnais, also known as RCT but usually Toulon; Occitan: Rugbi Club Tolonenc) is a French professional rugby union club based in Toulon in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur. A current participant in the first-tier Top 14 competition, they have won the national competition on four occasions.
Rugby Pro D2, also known as Pro D2 is the second tier of rugby union club competition division in France. It is operated by Ligue Nationale de Rugby (LNR) which also runs the division directly above, the first division Top 14. Rugby Pro D2 was introduced in 2000.
Aviron Bayonnais Football Club is a French association football club based in Bayonne. The club is a part of a sports club that was formed in 1904 that is also known for its rugby union club. The football club was founded in 1935 and currently play in the Championnat National 3, the fifth level of French football. Bayonne plays its home matches at the Stade Didier Deschamps located in the city. It is named after Bayonne native, former youth player and the 1998 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2000 winning captain Didier Deschamps, who also played for Marseille and Juventus. Central defender Aymeric Laporte is another player who featured for Bayonne as a youth before starring for Athletic Club de Bilbao and later Manchester City. While Aviron is the largest club in the French Basque Country, it has not replicated the successes of the clubs on the Spanish side of the border.
US Quevilly-Rouen Métropole, known simply as US Quevilly or USQRM is a French football club based in Le Petit-Quevilly (Seine-Maritime). They play at the Amable-et-Micheline-Lozai Stadium, which has a capacity of 2,500.
The Olympique Lyonnais Reserves & Academy are the reserve team and academy of French club Olympique Lyonnais. The reserves squad play in the Championnat de France amateur division, the fourth division of French football and the highest division the team is allowed to participate in. Lyon have won the reserves title of the Championnat de France amateur six times. They have won in 1998, 2001, 2003, 2006, and 2009, and 2010.
Racing Club de Grasse is a French association football club founded in 1959. They are based in the town of Grasse and their home stadium is the Stade Jean Girard. As of the 2017–18 season, they play in the Championnat National 2.
Henri André Lacassagne was a French rugby union player. He played at scrum half for Stade Bordelais. He was capped twice for France.
Nicolas Agnesi is a French rugby union player, born September 9, 1988, in Draguignan (Var), who plays as left prop for Pau club.
Benjamin Bastères, born 9 in Bastia (Corsica), is a French rugby union player who plays as left prop for RC Toulonnais.
Cédric Béal is a French rugby union and sevens player who plays as a flanker for RC Toulonnais.
Philip Fitzgerald is a Scottish rugby union player, born 11 March 1977 in Stirling (Scotland), who played as a hooker for RC Toulonnais.
Anthony Giacobazzi is a French rugby union player, born 15 in Toulon (Var), who plays as scrum half for RC Toulonnais.
Damien Tussac is a German international rugby union player, playing for Castres Olympique in the Top 14 and the German national rugby union team. He is a French citizen but qualifies to play for Germany because of a German grandmother.
Joris Delle is a French football player who plays as a goalkeeper for Dutch club Feyenoord. He is a French youth international and has served as the number one goalkeeper at under-16, under-17, and under-21 level. Delle was a member of the 2005–06 Metz under-16 team that won the Championnat National des 16 ans. On 23 May 2007, he signed his first professional contract agreeing to a three-year deal.
Jean-François Tordo is a retired French international rugby union player. He played as a flanker for RC Toulonnais.
The Saint Paul sports rugby is a French rugby union based in Saint-Paul-lès-Dax (Landes). It plays in the pool 7 Fédérale 3
L’Union sportive romanaise and péageoise is a French rugby union club based in Romans-sur-Isère (Drôme). It's playing in Fédérale 1.
Lasha Lomidze is a Georgian Rugby Union player. His position is Number 8 and he currently plays for London Irish in the English Premiership and Georgia.
RC Vannes is a French rugby union club from Vannes currently competing in the French league system. Formed in 1950 they will compete in Pro D2. They play in the Stade de la Rabine and traditionally wear blue and white jerseys. They are based in Vannes in Brittany.
Racing Club Baho XIII who are more commonly known as RC Baho XIII are a semi-professional rugby league team based in the town of Baho in the region of Pyrenees-Orientales in southern France. The club compete in the Elite Two Championship which is the second tier rugby league competition in France. Their home ground is the Stade Municipal de Baho and they are coached by Didier Meynard.
European Pétanque Championships are organised by the European Pétanque Federation in collaboration with its member country federations. There are five main player groups for competitions: Youth, Up-and-coming, Women, Men, and Veteran. Competitors play a variety of games according to their age. The results of the Championships – excluding Veteran – determine the top 24 Nations to represent Europe at the FIPJP Pétanque World Championship.
Oussama Abdeldjelil is an Algerian footballer who plays as a forward for Red Star in the French Ligue 2.