Roland Bertranne in 1971
|Date of birth||6 December 1949|
|Place of birth||Ibos, France|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Weight||176 lb (80 kg)|
|Rugby union career|
Bertranne played for Stade Bagnérais and Toulon. He earned his first national cap on 27 February 1971 against the England in Twickenham and scored a try on debut. He held the French record for most caps (69) for a long time. He still holds the French record of consecutive caps. He also played for the Barbarians and for a World XV on 9 August 1980 against Argentina in Buenos Aires, losing 36-22. Bertranne was the youngest member of the RFU President's Overseas XV squad that played 4 matches as part of the centenary celebrations of the Rugby Football Union in 1971.
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