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Scotland scrum-half Mike Blair has confirmed he has joined French Pro2 club Brive from Edinburgh.
Scottish scrum-half Mike Blair has signed with Brive, according to various reports in the French press.
Toulouse finished the Top 14 regular season at the summit of the standings thanks to victory over Montpellier on Saturday.
The Top 14 regular season comes to a climax this Saturday with the order of the play-off positions still to be confirmed.
Toulon booked their place in the Top 14 play-offs with a narrow win at home to defending champions Toulouse on Saturday.
Biarritz cruised into the final of the Amlin Challenge Cup after completing a thoroughly one-sided 19-0 victory over Brive.
Biarritz will be without skipper Imanol Harinordoquy for Saturday's Amlin Challenge Cup semi-final against Brive.
Fiji flanker Dominiko Waqaniburotu has agreed to move to Brive regardless of what division they are in next season.
Bayonne kept alive their Top 14 survival hopes - although they were give a real scare against relegated Lyon.
Clermont will look to claim pole position in the Top 14 standings when they entertain Montpellier on Friday night.
Bayonne kept their Top 14 survival hopes alive on Saturday with a 24-19 win over Biarritz in a fiercely contested Basque derby.
Toulouse will look to bounce back from their Heineken Cup upset when they face Perpignan in the Top 14 on Friday.
Racing Metro are set to announce the signing of highly-rated half-back Mathieu Belie from Brive.
Rhys Priestland is only fit enough to make the bench as Scarlets bid to reach the semi-finals of the Amlin Challenge Cup in France.
Biarritz took a positive step towards avoiding Top 14 relegation on Saturday with a crucial 15-14 victory over high-flying Clermont.
With just five rounds of the regular season left, no less than six clubs are still haunted by the spectre of relegation.
Biarritz took a step towards safety with victory in Lyon on Saturday while Perpignan slipped closer to the drop zone in Clermont.
Perpignan face the threat of dropping into the relegation zone as they visit Clermont on Saturday.
While the main draw in France this weekend will be the RBS Six Nations clash with England, the Top 14 ploughs on regardless.
Clermont closed the gap on Top 14 leaders Toulouse on Saturday with 35-5 home win over the below-strength defending champions.