Maxime Machenaud facts for kids
Machenaud while at Racing 92 in 2013
|Date of birth||30 December 1988|
|Place of birth||Bordeaux, France|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 81⁄2 in)|
|Weight||87 kg (13 st 10 lb; 192 lb)|
|Rugby union career|
Maxime Machenaud (born 30 December 1988) is a French rugby union player. His position is scrum-half and he currently plays for Racing 92 and the France national team.
Born in Bordeaux, he trained at Stade Bordelais and as a youth at the CABBG (Athletic Club Bordeaux Bègles Gironde). He began his career with home-town club Bordeaux Bègles in the Pro D2, before moving to SU Agen in the Top 14 in 2010. In 2012 he joined Racing Métro. In the final of the 2015–16 Top 14 season Machenaud picked up an early red card for a tackle on Matt Giteau, however Racing still went on to defeat Toulon.
He made his international debut during France's 2012 tour of Argentina, during which he scored his first international try.
|1.||23 June 2012||Estadio Monumental José Fierro, Tucumán, Argentina||Argentina||
- Top 14: 2015–16
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