Tony Gigot could make rugby union switch; Pia and Villefranche go two from two
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Gigot to Toulon
Catalans and France full-back Tony Gigot could switch codes and join rugby union club Toulon. The Top 14 side have two long-term injuries, and according to the Midi Olympique, Gigot could be the man drafted in.
Pia and Villefranche go two in a row
Anthony Durand scored 16 points as Pia registered back-to-back wins by winning away at Lyon 28-12. Villefranche were 32-12 winners at home to Salon, who couldn’t follow up their opening day victory.
The 2019 Elite 2 Championship winners Baho picked up their first win of the season, defeating Entraigues 26-18. Newcomers Ille registered their first win in Elite 2, defeating Lescure 30-10. Carpentras, who had a bye in the first week, were 34-28 winners over Toulon.
Madani to Baho
Former Doncaster prop Karim Madani, 23, is expected to sign for Baho. He made four appearances in League 1 in 2018 and is expected to return to action with Baho, having previously played for Palau Broncos.
|Saturday 5 October 2019|
|LYON-VILLEURBANNE XIII||12 – 28
|Sunday 6 October 2019|
|BAHO XIII||26 – 18
|CARPENTRAS XIII||34 – 28
|ILLE XIII||30 – 10
|VILLEFRANCHE XIII||32 – 12