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Preview: France v Fiji

Les Bleus danger man Camille Lopez. Photo: Planet Rugby

Les Bleus danger man Camille Lopez. Photo: Planet Rugby

Fiji have never beaten France in eight attempts and Philippe Saint-AndrĂ© knows he can’t afford to see that record broken in Marseille.

Les Bleus endured a disastrous June Tour to Australia as they were whitewashed by the Wallabies, a 6-0 defeat in the second Test proving to be their most impressive result.

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Clinical Fiji thrash Tonga

Flying Fijian Nemani Nadolo punches through a gap against Tonga at Churchill Park. Photo: Planet Rugby

Flying Fijian Nemani Nadolo punches through a gap against Tonga at Churchill Park. Photo: Planet Rugby

Fiji showed no mercy to their Pacific Island rivals as they hammered Tonga 45-17 in their Pacific Nations Cup clash.

Picking up where they left off against Italy last week, Fiji ran in six tries in Luatoka.

Four of those went to two players, with Watisoni Votu and Sireli Bobo both scoring twice along with tries from Akapusi Qera and Nemani Nadolo.

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