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Toulouse lose; Toulon pip Pau in Top 14

AFP, PARIS

Smith and Nonu played 62 games together for New Zealand before moving to France after last year’s World Cup triumph, so it was their first head-to-head in the Top 14.

The visitors ensured it was a nerve-wracking final few minutes as they were awarded a penalty try when Toulon, forced to see out the final 10 minutes a man down, with Anthony Etrillard in the sin bin, collapsed a scrum.

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