Rate the Match: France v Wales 2017

Tell us what you thought of today's match between France and Wales. What were the main talking points? Which players stood out?Give the match a rating out of ten, and then share your opinions in the comments below.

Six Nations 2017: France v Wales Prediction

Louis Picamoles

The second warm-up act takes place in Paris, which actually looks fairly tricky to predict. Aside from Italy, there has only been one away win in the Six Nations so far, with England beating Wales in Cardiff, so my starting position is leaning towards France.But the Welsh performance in

Six Nations 2017: Wales team to play France

Dan Biggar

Rob Howley has named an unchanged team to take on France in Paris this weekend.WALES TEAM Leigh Halfpenny (Toulon) (70 Caps) George North (Northampton Saints) (68 Caps) Jonathan Davies (Scarlets) (63 Caps) Scott Williams (Scarlets) (45 Caps) Liam Williams (Scarlets) (41 Caps) Dan Biggar (Ospreys) (55 Caps) Rhys Webb (Ospreys) (27 Caps) Rob Evans (Scarlets) (16 Caps) Ken Owens

Six Nations 2017: Italy v France Prediction

Louis Picamoles

I'm not sure what to make of Italy after the Twickenham debacle of a match. I don't begrudge their non-ruck tactic, which worked so well to stifle England's attack, but looking back, I'm with Eddie Jones when he says you can't judge either team on the actual Rugby.So The

Six Nations 2017: Ireland v France Prediction

Conor Murray

There has been some discussion on the blog this week about whether Ireland have been slightly overrated since their win over the All Blacks in November. I think there's an element of that, similar to when England beat New Zealand in 2012, but there's no question that this is

Six Nations 2017: Ireland team to play France

Joe Schmidt

Joe Schmidt has named the Ireland team to play France, with Johnny Sexton returning from injury.Ireland 15. Rob Kearney (UCD/Leinster) 74 caps 14. Keith Earls (Young Munster/Munster) 56 caps 13. Garry Ringrose (UCD/Leinster) 5 caps 12. Robbie Henshaw (Buccaneers/Leinster) 26 caps 11. Simon Zebo (Cork Constitution/Munster) 30 caps 10. Johnny Sexton (St Mary's College/Leinster) 63 caps 9.