Top 14 - Late drama as Grenoble stun Toulon at home

Grenoble shocked Toulon with a late rally to snatch a 22-21 victory at the Stade Felix Mayol in the Top 14.

Top 14 - Late drama as Grenoble stun Toulon at home

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Jonny Wilkinson - toulon grenoble - 2013

Seven penalty kicks from Jonny Wilkinson had the European champions 21-15 ahead in the dying embers of play.

However, the former England hero saw a pass intercepted by Alipate Raitini, who went on to score a dramatic try.

The conversion, successfully taken by Julien Caminati, sealed a first defeat at home for Toulon in just a day shy of a full year.

With Castres winning on Friday and league leaders Clermont playing Toulouse on Sunday, the defeat looks set to see Toulon lose ground in the four-way battle for the league summit.

Meanwhile the win for Grenoble- their ninth of the season - lifts them up to 5th momentarily in the Top 14.

Elsewhere, Stade Francais won 18-6 at Biarritz to go second; Oyonnax defeated Racing Metro 6-0 in a low scoring contest; Perpignan enjoyed a 20-8 win over Bayonne and Brive defeated Montepellier 15-9.

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