TONIGHT's teams Sale v Biarritz
7.45pm Sale: R Miller; P McKenzie, J Leota, S Tuitupou, T Brady; J Ford, W Cliff; R Harrison, M Jones, H Thomas, K Kulemin, A Ostrikov, J Mills, D Braid, M Easter Replacements: T Taylor, A Croall, V Cobilas, T Holmes, A Hughes, N Fowles, D Cipriani, T Arscott Biarritz
: J Pietersen; T Thomas, G Sella, S Burotu, A Brew; J Peyrelongue, Y Lesgourgues; T Synaeghel, R Ruffenach, E Van Staden, A Lockley, M Marie, B Guyot, J Furno, T Molcard Replacements: J Dabti, F Barcella, F Gomez Kodela, E Lund, A Menini, D Yachvili, C Gimenez, T Ngwenya Recommendation Sale to win by one to 12 points 1pt 7-4 Ladbrokes
Lievremont, who has drafted in uncapped Biarritz
forward Raphael Lakafia and also Louis Picamoles of Toulouse in Chabal's position, insists the veteran's exclusion has nothing to do with his ongoing disciplinary case with the Ligue Nationale de Rugby.
............................27 JULIEN Laharrague scored a late drop goal to hand Aironi a dramatic victory over Biarritz
in Pool 4 of the Heineken Cup.
GLOUCESTER v BIARRITZ
Sky Sports 2, 8pm A HOME tie against a notoriously travel-sick French side might look a comfortable quarter-final draw for Gloucester, but there is enough reason to think Biarritz
will put up enough of a fight to stay within a single score at Kingsholm tonight, writes Graham Woods.