Union sportive dacquoise, also known as US Dax, is a French rugby union club currently playing in Nationale, the third level of the French league system.

Dax
US Dax logo.png
Full nameUnion sportive dacquoise
Founded1904; 117 years ago (1904)
LocationDax, France
Ground(s)Stade Maurice Boyau (Capacity: 7,262)
PresidentBenoît August
Coach(es)Jack Isaac
Stéphane Barbéréna
Arnaud Mignardi
League(s)Nationale
2020–216th
Team kit
2nd kit
Official website
usdax.fr/rugby/

They were founded in 1904. They play at Stade Maurice Boyau (capacity 16,170). They wear red and white. They are based in Dax in the Landes département of New Aquitaine.

HonoursEdit

Finals resultsEdit

French championshipEdit

Date Winner Runner-up Score Venue Spectators
3 June 1956 FC Lourdes US Dax 20-0 Stadium Municipal, Toulouse 38,426
28 May 1961 AS Béziers US Dax 6-3 Stade de Gerland, Lyon 35,000
2 June 1963 Stade Montois US Dax 9-6 Parc Lescure, Bordeaux 39,000
22 May 1966 SU Agen US Dax 9-8 Stadium Municipal, Toulouse 28,803
20 May 1973 Stadoceste Tarbais US Dax 18-12 Stadium Municipal, Toulouse 26,952

Current standingsEdit

The current table for the 2020–21 Championnat Fédéral Nationale is:[1]

2020–21 Nationale season Table watch · edit · discuss
Pos Club Pl W D L PF PA PD TB LB PPG
1 Nice 18 13 2 3 500 312 +188 5 3 75.1
2 Bourg-en-Bresse (C, P) 20 16 0 4 498 320 +178 4 3 75
3 Albi 20 12 1 7 451 349 +102 4 6 64
4 Narbonne (P) 20 13 0 7 450 366 +84 5 3 62
5 Massy 20 10 1 9 456 359 +97 4 7 57
6 Dax 20 11 0 9 393 406 –13 0 5 53
7 Cognac Saint-Jean-d'Angély 18 8 1 9 392 408 –16 2 5 49.54
8 Bourgoin-Jallieu 19 7 0 12 433 457 –24 3 8 45.05
9 Tarbes 20 9 2 9 334 405 –71 0 3 45
10 Blagnac 19 8 0 11 357 421 –64 1 4 42.94
11 Dijon 20 7 1 12 402 462 –60 1 6 41
12 Chambéry 19 6 1 12 337 409 –72 0 6 37.68
13 Suresnes 19 6 0 13 381 536 –155 2 5 36.63
14 Aubenas Vals 20 5 1 14 340 514 –174 0 6 32
Legend:
Pos = Position, Pl = Played, W = Won, D = Drawn, L = Lost, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, PD = Points Difference, TB = Try Bonus Points, LB = Losing Bonus Points, Pts = Points Total
Green background (rows 1 and 2) receive semi-final Promotion play-off places.
Blue background (rows 3 and 4) receive semi-final Promotion play-off places.

Notes:
When two teams have the same points total, position is determined by head-to-head results before points difference.


Current squadEdit

The squad for the 2020–21 season is:[2]

Note: Flags indicate national union as has been defined under WR eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-WR nationality.

Player Position Union
Beñat Auzqui Hooker   Spain
Théo Delblancu Hooker   France
Elvis Levi Hooker   New Zealand
Pierre Resende Hooker   France
Faitotoa Asa Prop   New Zealand
Thibaud Drean Prop   France
Thomas Dufour Prop   France
Mathis Dumain Prop   France
Moisese Fisiipeau Prop   Tonga
Misha Kelenjeridze Prop   Georgia
Aubin Lespiaucq-Brettes Prop   France
Pieter Stemmet Prop   South Africa
Vincent Tastet Prop   France
Mattieu Bidau Lock   France
Jérémy Helmbacher Lock   France
Étienne Loiret Lock   France
Théo Sentucq Lock   France
Senio Toleafoa Lock   Samoa
Arnaud Aletti Flanker   France
Olivier August Flanker   France
Luigi Dias Flanker   Portugal
Julien Hilt Flanker   France
Makatuki Polutele Flanker   France
Théo Tremeau Flanker   France
Brice Ferrer Number 8   Spain
Lasha Lomidze Number 8   Georgia
Player Position Union
Simon Garrouteigt Scrum-half   France
Simon Gatuingt Scrum-half   France
Vincent Pomme Scrum-half   France
Sylvère Reteau Scrum-half   France
Felipe Berchesi Fly-half   Uruguay
Hugo Cerisier Fly-half   France
Thomas Curutchet Fly-half   France
Benjamin Puntous Fly-half   France
Vincent Hollet Centre   France
Quentin Labeyrie Centre   France
Robert Lilomaiava Centre   Samoa
Victor Pisano Centre   France
Julien Dechavanne Wing   France
Esava Delai Wing   Fiji
Pierre Letellier Wing   France
Alexandre Pilati Wing   France
Armand Plachot Wing   France
Hugo Barada Fullback   France
Théo Gatelier Fullback   France
Martin Prat Fullback   France
Antoine Renaud Fullback   France

Notable former playersEdit

See alsoEdit

FootnotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Classement NATIONALE". Fédération Française de Rugby (in French). Retrieved 10 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Equipe Pro". US Dax Rugby Landes (in French). Retrieved 9 September 2017.

External linksEdit