major cleanup at the soundtrack with the departure of 20 players

Zapping World Fifteen The barometer of the 26th day of TOP 14

The TOP 14 season is officially over for the Basque club after the heavy defeat received by Ernest Wallon against Stade Toulousain (80-7), the club will evolve next season in PRO D2. A logic respected as the Biarrots have never been able to compete this year.

A relegation to PRO D2 is synonymous with major cleaning at Biarritz Olympique with the departure of a large number of players. In total, no less than 20 players are leaving the Basque Country to live new adventures in TOP 14, PRO D2, and even National.

Among these departures, we find important elements of the club namely, Steffon Armitage, Mathieu Hirigoyen, Lucas Peyresblanques, Evan Olmstead, Ximun Lucu or even Francis Saili.

List of 20 players:

– Steffon Armitage (Niçois Rugby Stadium)
– Mathieu Hirigoyen (French Stadium)
– Lucas Peyresblanques (French Stadium)
– Francis Saili
-James Hart
– Antoine Erbani (SU Agen)
– Clement Darbo (Retired)
– Ximun Lucu (Retirement)
– James Cronin (Leicester)
– Andy Cramond (Retired)
– Yvan Watremez (Retired)
– Vakhtangi Akhobadze (US Carcassonne)
– Romain Ruffenach (Pau section)
– Ushangi Cheishvili
– François Da Ros (Retired)
– Evan Olmstead (SU Agen)
– Gavin Stark (Oyonnax Rugby)
– Brieuc-Plessis-Couillaud
– Kevin Gimeno (US Montalbanaise)
– Alexandre Nicoue

to summarize

Biarritz Olympique is parting with 20 players and will have to rebuild everything for next season in PRO D2.
Find the news of the TOP 14 on Quinze Mondial.

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