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)
1999–2009
2009–
Montpellier
Toulouse
54
 
(40)
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
42-17
Test Match
2. 16 June 2012 Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes, Cordoba, Argentina  Argentina
20-23
Test Match
3. 10 November 2012 Stade de France, Saint-Denis, France  Australia
33-10
Test Match
4. 3 February 2013 Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy  Italy
18-23
Six Nations Championship
5. 9 March 2013 Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Ireland  Ireland
13-13
Six Nations Championship

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