7 Jun, 15:39
ERC can confirm that the Federation Française de Rugby (FFR) has withdrawn its application to host the 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals, due to the ongoing uncertainty regarding the availability of the Stade de France.
The semi-finals of the play-offs for the second promotion place took place on the weekend of the 20 May. La Rochelle defeated Toulon 21-7 and Dax defeated Beziers 18-6.
In the final of the play-offs Dax defeated La Rochelle 22-16 on Sunday, 27 May at the Chaban Delmas stadium in Bordeaux and therby claimed the second promotion place for the Top 14.