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The France national rugby sevens team competes in the World Rugby Sevens Series, Rugby World Cup Sevens, and other international tournaments.

France
UnionFrench Rugby Federation
Coach(es)Jerome Daret
Captain(s)Terry Bouhraoua
World Cup Sevens
Appearances6 (First in 1993)
Best resultQuarter-finals (1997, 2005, 2013)

Contents

HonoursEdit

World Rugby Sevens Series

Sevens Grand Prix Series

Tournament historyEdit

Summer Olympic Games RecordEdit

Rugby World Cup SevensEdit

World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
  1993 Bowl Semi-Finalists 15th 6 2 4 0
 1997 Quarterfinalsts 8th 5 4 1 0
  2001 Bowl Quarterfinalsts 21st 6 2 4 0
  2005 Quarterfinalists 5th 6 4 2 0
  2009 Plate Quarterfinals 13th 4 2 2 0
  2013 Quarterfinalists 5th 4 2 1 1
  2018 Quarterfinals 8th 4 2 2 0
Total 0 Titles 6/6 31 16 14 1

World Rugby Sevens SeriesEdit

World Series record
Year Round Position
1999–00 Eighth Place 8th
2000–01 Thirteenth Place 13th
2001–02 Ninth Place 9th
2002–03 Eighth Place 8th
2003–04 Seventh Place 7th
2004–05 Eighth Place 8th
2005–06 Seventh Place 7th
2006–07 Eighth Place 8th
2007–08 Twelfth Place 12th
2008–09 Thirteenth Place 13th
2009–10 Thirteenth Place 13th
2010–11 Tenth Place 10th
2011–12 Ninth Place 9th
2012–13 Ninth Place 9th
2013–14 Tenth Place 10th
2014–15 Eleventh Place 11th
2015–16 Eleventh Place 11th
2016–17 Eleventh Place 11th
2017–18 13th
Total 0 Titles 18/18

Rugby Europe Grand Prix SeriesEdit

Grand Prix record
Year Round Position
  2002 Fourth Place 4th
  2003 Runners-up 2nd
  2004 Fifth Place 5th
  2005 Fourth Place 4th
  2006 Fourth Place 4th
  2007 Runners-up 2nd
  2008 None
  2009 Runners-up 2nd
  2010 Runners-up 2nd
  2011 Fifth Place 5th
  2012 Third Place 3rd
    2013 Runners-up 2nd
  2014 Champions 1st
  2015 Champions 1st
  2016 Runners-up 2nd
Total 2 Titles 14/15

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Former squadsEdit

France team to the 2016 Summer Olympics

The following is the France roster in the men's rugby sevens tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[1]

Head coach: Frédéric Pomarel

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Events Points Union
1 FW Jonathan Laugel (1993-01-30)January 30, 1993 (aged 23) 40 95  Unattached
2 FW Manoël Dall'igna (1985-03-12)March 12, 1985 (aged 31) 50 255  Unattached
3 FW Damien Cler (1983-10-02)October 2, 1983 (aged 32) 10 65  Unattached
4 BK Terry Bouhraoua (c) (1987-08-26)August 26, 1987 (aged 28) 37 915  Unattached
5 BK Stephen Parez (1994-08-01)August 1, 1994 (aged 22) 24 273  Unattached
6 BK Steeve Barry (1991-04-18)April 18, 1991 (aged 25) 39 274   Stade Rochelais
7 BK Virimi Vakatawa (1992-05-01)May 1, 1992 (aged 24) 16 300  Unattached
8 FW Pierre-Gilles Lakafia (1987-03-12)March 12, 1987 (aged 29) 21 115  Unattached
9 BK Jérémy Aicardi (1988-11-26)November 26, 1988 (aged 27) 16 114  Unattached
10 BK Julien Candelon (1980-07-08)July 8, 1980 (aged 36) 35 546  Unattached
11 FW Sacha Valleau (1996-10-08)October 8, 1996 (aged 19) 10 42  Unattached
12 BK Vincent Inigo (1983-02-10)February 10, 1983 (aged 33) 29 109  Unattached

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "France 7s – Olympic Games Men's Sevens". World Rugby. Retrieved 24 July 2016.

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