Laurent Labit

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L’Equipe report  that the Top 14 medical committee have banned Johnny Sexton from returning to play until February 14th. Photograph: Colm O’Neill/Inpho

The head injury Johnny Sexton suffered in Ireland’s 26-23 win against Australia in November could sideline the outhalf until the new year, with Frenc(...)

Dan Carter will become rugby’s highest paid player after singing a three-year contract with Racing Metro reportedly worth €1.6 million a year

World leading points scorer Daniel Carter will join French club Racing Metro on a three-year contract after next year’s World Cup, a move that will al(...)

New Zealand outhalf Dan Carter is being lined up as a possible replacement for Johnny Sexton at Racing Metro. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

According to media reports in New Zealand and sources in Paris, Racing Metro 92 are expected to announce this week that Dan Carter will join them afte(...)

Ireland outhalf Jonathan Sexton is expected to be fit to face South Africa next Saturday. Photograph: Nicolas Tucat/AFP/Getty Images

Irish coach Joe Schmidt can breathe more easily with news that outhalf Johnny Sexton is expected to make a full recovery from “tightness” in his thigh(...)

Wales’ Jamie Roberts  could be on his way back to the Principality. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire.

It seems that Jonathan Sexton is not the only one who’ll be leaving Racing Metro 92, but the Irishman’s departure could be preceded by Welsh triumvira(...)

Jonny Sexton has been offered a four-year contract extension by Racing Metro 92. Photograph: Inpho

The next move in the Jonathan Sexton saga is for the IRFU to make. That became apparent yesterday when Racing Métro 92 coach Laurent Labit reiterated (...)

Racing Metro have offered Ireland outhalf Jonathan Sexton  a new four-year deal that would keep him in Paris until June 2019. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Jonathan Sexton has been offered a new four-year contract by Racing Metro that would keep the 29-year-old in Paris until June 2019.“He has in his han(...)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt during a press conference at the Aviva Stadium yesterday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

Johnny Sexton will remain in France to see out his two-year contract with Parisian club Racing Metro. However, Irish coach Joe Schmidt has had (...)

Ireland outhalf Johnny Sexton acknowledges the crowd as he celebrates the Six Nations title win at the Stade de France on Saturday night. Photograph:  Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Joe Schmidt believes Johnny Sexton will see out his Racing Metro contract, despite admitting he would be “delighted” if the Ireland outhalf ret(...)

Castres players cheer in front of supporters on June 2, 2013, at the Pierre-Antoine stadium in Castres, during a celebration of Castres’ victory over Toulon in the Top 14 rugby final at the Stade de France in Paris the previous day. Photograph:  Remy Gabalda/AFP/Getty Images

Whatever about Greeks bearing gifts, Irish teams and others have long since learned to beware of French teams supposedly cocking a snoot at the Heinek(...)

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