France ended their shedding run within the Six Nations by hammering an injury-depleted Scotland 27-10 to say their first victory on this yr’s competitors on Saturday.
A spectacular second-half implosion in opposition to Wales and a 44-Eight thrashing by the hands of England had left France winless after two video games.
Nonetheless, tries by a superb Romain Ntamack, Yoann Huget and Gregory Alldritt (2), and 5 factors from the boot of Thomas Ramos in addition to a Baptiste Serin conversion restored some pleasure for Les Bleus.
Scotland solely had Greig Laidlaw’s first-half penalty and a late Ali Worth strive transformed by Adam Hastings to point out for themselves.
France, who had misplaced 10 of their earlier 13 matches beneath coach Jacques Brunel, subsequent journey to Eire with Scotland internet hosting Wales.