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The RCT won the first Challenge Cup in its history on Friday, defeating the Scottish club in the final of the competition.
The fifth attempt will have been the good one. After four failures in the final of the competition (2010, 2012, 2020, 2022), Toulon finally won the grail of the Challenge Cup, Friday May 19, after a one-sided meeting against Glasgow (43-19) . Under the impetus of Baptiste Serin, who lit up Toulon’s game in the first period before getting injured, the Rouge et Noir quickly took the lead. The French scrum half led his team to success, winning the opposing in-goal in the first minutes of the game (4th).
Author of a real show of force, RC Toulon never flinched when they offered their first victory in the Challenge Cup, leaving behind their four failures in the final of the competition. The club Provencal also becomes the first French team to win both European Cups, eight years after their last success in the Champions Cup.