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France: Party atmosphere in Paris for Six Nations opener01:19

France: Party atmosphere in Paris for Six Nations opener

France, Paris
February 1, 2019 at 22:24 GMT +00:00 · Published

France and Wales supporters were in a buoyant mood before their Six Nations opener at Paris' Stade de France on Friday evening.

The hosts started well, surging into a 16-0 half-time lead with tries from Louis Picamoles and Yoann Huget.

Wales came out firing in the second half, with Tomos Williams and George North crossing to put the Welsh 17-16 ahead.

Camile Lopez put France back in front before North intercepted a wild pass to secure Wales' 10th straight win.

France: Party atmosphere in Paris for Six Nations opener01:19
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France and Wales supporters were in a buoyant mood before their Six Nations opener at Paris' Stade de France on Friday evening.

The hosts started well, surging into a 16-0 half-time lead with tries from Louis Picamoles and Yoann Huget.

Wales came out firing in the second half, with Tomos Williams and George North crossing to put the Welsh 17-16 ahead.

Camile Lopez put France back in front before North intercepted a wild pass to secure Wales' 10th straight win.