14 Fun Facts from Top14 Round Seven

14 Fun Facts from Top14 Round Seven

If you love a stat or fact, then you’ve come to the right place! After the French Top14 Round Seven concludes, LWOS adds to your weekend’s enjoyment.

14 Fun Facts from Top14 Round Seven

Larissa Falls continues her popular series breaking down the names and numbers from Round Seven of the French Top14.

  • La Rochelle and Stade Francias recorded zero line-breaks. Toulon made the most with eight
  • Two sides never led in their entire match: Lyon and Toulouse
  • Toulon’s Alun-Wyn Jones wonderfully finishes his last ever match playing at Full-Back, when he ended his professional career

  • Three teams failed to score a single point in the last 30 minutes of play: Stade Francais, Pau and Montpellier.
  • Clermont notched the most carries with an impressive 156.
  • The top two teams in the Standings, lost (Stade Francais and Pau), whilst the bottom team won (Perpignan).
  • Argentinian Juan Imhoff made his 250th appearance for Racing 92

  • La Rochelle kicked the ball most in play (45 times), whilst their opponents, Bordeaux, were just behind (43 times)
  • Stade Francais was the only team to not score a try. Joris Segonds kicking 100% of their points
  • Toulon made the most tackles with 170, but also missed the most with 32
  • There were three multiple-try scorers in Round Seven: Toulon’s Jules Coulon (two), Oyonnax’s Theo Millet (two), and La Rochelle’s Pierre Bourgarit (two)
  • Domingo Miotti from Oyonnax was the top scorer overall in Top14 Round Seven with 18 points
  • In their match-up against Toulon, Clermont made an incredible 471 metres post contact
  • Perpignan, Montpellier and Bordeaux all failed to secure a turnover from a tackle

Look forward to more interesting and fun facts from each round of French Top14 action.

 

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