French round-up: Leaders downed by Lezignan; Lyon pick up second win
Brought to you in partnership with TreizeMondial.fr
Elite 1 Championship
Bad weather put paid to three games in France last weekend.
In one of the games that did go ahead, league leaders Avignon went down against Lezignan. Amine Miloudi scored twice to lift Sangliers to 5th.
On a match broadcast live on TV, Albi came out 29-24 winners over Limoux in a battle between third and second. Alex Grant and Nittim Pedro scored two apiece, while Limoux earned a defensive bonus point.
|SAMEDI 25 JANVIER 2020|
|SO AVIGNON XIII||22 – 28
|FC LEZIGNAN XIII|
|ALBI RUGBY LEAGUE||29 – 24
|VILLENEUVE XIII RL|
|RC ST GAUDENS XIII|
|ST ESTEVE XIII CATALAN||Reporté
Elite 2 Championship
Lyon won only their second game of the season as they defeated Salon on the hooter.
Leaders Villefranche hammered Toulon without conceding a point.
|DIMANCHE 26 JANVIER 2020|
|LYON-VILLEURBANNE XIII||26 – 24
|VILLEFRANCHE XIII||68 – 0
|BAHO XIII||Reporté||PIA XIII|
|ILLE XIII||Reporté||ENTRAIGUES XIII|
|VILLEGAILHENC XIII||Reporté||LESCURE XIII|