Challenge Cup: Toulon in the semi-final, Castres forced to forfeit
by Florian Burgaud (iDalgo)
Difficult, Rugby Club Toulonnais imitated Union Bordeaux-Bègles, qualified earlier in the day for the semi-finals of the Challenge Cup against Bristol. Opposed to the Welsh Scarlets in Mayol, the Var had a bad first period ended 0-6. In the second act, with a try from Sergio Parisse registered in the 57th minute, Toulon blew the lock to finally win, small, 11-6. In the semi-finals, in a week, they will play the English Leicester. The latter were to face Castres this Sunday but the tricolor formation was pushed to the package following a multiplication of cases of coronavirus within its workforce.