Louis Picamoles

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Louis Picamoles
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Date of birth (1986-02-05) 5 February 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth Paris, France
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 116 kg (18 st 4 lb)[1]
Rugby union career
Current status
Position(s) Back row
Playing career
Position Number eight, Flanker
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2008– France 39 (5)

Louis Picamoles (born 5 February 1986 in Paris, France) is a rugby union player who plays in France's top division of rugby union, the Top 14. Picamoles's regular position is at number eight.

Until June 2009, he played for Montpellier RC; since then he has played for Toulouse, with whom he has signed a four-year contract.

Club career[edit]

Picamoles began his club career at Montpellier in 1999 and played for the club for ten years. For the 2009–10 season, he was signed by Stade Toulousain.

International career[edit]

Picamoles made his international debut for France in 2008 and has since made 10 appearances for the side, scoring 5 points. He was selected as part of the 39-man French squad for the 2009 Six Nations Championship.

International tries[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Result (France-...) Competition
1. 15 November 2008 Stade Bonal, Sochaux, France Pacific Islanders
Test Match
2. 16 June 2012 Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes, Cordoba, Argentina  Argentina
Test Match
3. 10 November 2012 Stade de France, Saint-Denis, France  Australia
Test Match
4. 3 February 2013 Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy  Italy
Six Nations Championship
5. 9 March 2013 Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Ireland  Ireland
Six Nations Championship


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