Guy Noves http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/33360/all en RugbyU: Perpignan gatecrash Noves' 1,000th Toulouse game http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130215/rugbyu-perpignan-gatecrash-noves-1000th-toulouse-game <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>South African centre Gavin Hume scored the only try as Perpignan defeated Toulouse 19-18 on Friday to shatter Guy Noves' dream of celebrating his 1,000th match with the French champions with victory.</p> <p>Hume scored with 10 minutes left with Welsh fly-half James Hook kicking the crucial extras as Perpignan came back from 18-12 down to condemn Toulouse to a first loss at their Stade Ernest-Wallon home in almost three years.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130215/rugbyu-perpignan-gatecrash-noves-1000th-toulouse-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Guy Noves Human Interest James Hook Labor Law Rugby union Top 14 AFP Fri, 15 Feb 2013 23:00:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5757241 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: Toulon bounce back to thrash Montpellier http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130216/rugbyu-toulon-bounce-back-thrash-montpellier <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Top 14 leaders Toulon responded brilliantly to their humiliating 41-0 defeat by Bordeaux-Begles last weekend by thrashing high-flying Montpellier 51-6 on Saturday.</p> <p>Toulon scored five tries, with Jonny Wilkinson contributing 26 points, to take an 11-point lead over Toulouse, who lost to Perpignan on Friday in what was their manager Guy Noves's 1,000th match with the club.</p> <p>Clermont also trail by 11 points but they can reduce it later when they host bottom side Mont-de-Marsan.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130216/rugbyu-toulon-bounce-back-thrash-montpellier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Guy Noves Human Interest Labor Law Mamuka Gorgodze Matt Giteau Rugby union AFP Sat, 16 Feb 2013 17:30:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5757650 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyU: No need for alarm, struggling giants Toulouse warn http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140915/rugbyu-no-need-alarm-struggling-giants-toulouse-warn <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Toulouse have kicked off their Top 14 season with two victories and three consecutive defeats, the latter something that last happened to the French heavyweights 36 seasons ago.</p> <p>But embattled long-time coach Guy Noves has insisted that there is no need for alarm at his side's misfiring form in the French elite, adding he would do his utmost to steer the ship clear of the league's many "icebergs".</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140915/rugbyu-no-need-alarm-struggling-giants-toulouse-warn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Guy Noves Heineken Heineken Cup Human Interest Technology Top 14 AFP Tue, 16 Sep 2014 02:16:32 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6258839 at http://www.globalpost.com