During the quarter-final of the European Challenge Cup against CA Brive , Chabal scored the first of six tries for the English side, but injured his knee. On 6 December , Bourgoin lost their first match at home against the Irish province 17— He wished to join Stade Toulousain , but the club of the Ville Rose made no offer for his services. Chabal scored the only try of the encounter, but Ronan O’Gara scored six penalty kicks. He was a rare example of a rugby icon, with crowds chanting a Neanderthal “ummm” whenever he had the ball.
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Archived from the original on 16 August He was called once again for the Six Nations Championship. Retrieved from ” https: He lost is place in the starting line-up for the Six Nations but still played his part in France’s Grand Slam campaign.
In a interview, Chabal said that Laporte called him just before the France squad was announced for the Rugby World Cup and told him, “I really want to pick chabak but to play second row.
Sale finished sixth in the Guinness Premiership and were eliminated in the group stages of the Heineken Cup. He finished his playing career on a high in May by helping Lyon being promoted to the top division. Archived from the original on 25 November He also played on the losing side in the European Challenge Cup final, the final of the Challenge Yves du Manoir inthe final of the League Cup in and sebastain final of sebastiaj Challenge Sud-Radio in Archived from the original on 20 April Retrieved 7 April Retrieved 20 March Chabal’s appearance created a media hype in both Australia and France.
Approaching his 31st birthday in Decemberhe earned three more caps against Argentina, the Pacific Islanders and Australia in the November Tests, with a starting role at lock against the Wallabies.
Archived from the original on 27 February During that competition in Australia he had a military-style haircuit sebsstian short back and sides. At France’s loss to England in the semi-final of the Rugby World Cup, Chabal was visibly distraught, as they failed to make it to the Final.
This was the first title won by Chabal. Not long after relocating to Manchester, the look changed to a bushy beard and, over time, the flowing long hair followed, and at the Rugby World Cup in his home country, Chabal was greeted as L’Homme des cavernes – the Caveman – everywhere he went. Archived from the sebaetian on 30 April Retrieved 23 September Racing’s sixth-place finish also gave them a sebasian in the —11 Heineken Cup.
Racing enjoyed success in their return to the top flightclaiming ssebastian sixth and final slot in the newly expanded Top 14 playoffs, where they narrowly lost in the first round at eventual champions Clermont. He expressed a desire to continue to represent his country, and believed that omission from the June tour to Australia would indicate that he was out of reckoning for France’s World Cup preparations.
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