Toulouse and France international flanker Thierry Dusautoir has signed a new two year deal with the 2008 Heineken Cup finalists Toulouse and will stay at Ernest Wallon until at least 2011.
The 27 year old , who has earned 14 caps for France on their international stage, moved to Toulouse in 2006 after two seasons with Biarritz Olympique.
Saturday, 24 May could well be a case of "Déjà vu" for the versatile number seven as he could face Munster in a Heineken Cup final at the Millennium Stadium for the second time in his playing career, as he came on as a replacement for Biarritz Olypique in 2006 when the Basques were defeated by the Irish province in the European showpiece.
As part of the build-up to next month's Cardiff 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals weekend, ERC has joined forces with the WRU, Cardiff Blues and adidas to develop an annual grassroots community rugby programme targeting young players.
The Ulster Rugby full back, Jared Payne (No 15), has been suspended for two (2) weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin arising from the Heineken Cup quarter-final match against Saracens at Ravenhill Stadium on Saturday, 5 April.