• Allez le bleu: The French mascot salutes the Stade de France crowd prior to kick-off
  • Cockerel hats: The French supporters our out in force in Paris
  • Keen Eye: Italy's coach Jacques Brunel looks on before the start of the game
  • Singing with pride: Italy's players sing their national anthem 'Il Canto degli Italiani'
  • French force: Hooker Dimitri Szarzewski evades Italy's prop Martin Castrogiovanni
  • Drive through: Mathieu Bastareaud forces his way past Gonzalo Garcia and Michele Campagnaro
  • Shut out: Full-back Luke McLean is tackled by flanker Yannick Nyanga (L)
  • Taken down: Winger Leonardo Sarto is tackled by hooker Dimitri Szarzewski (L) and Yannick Nyanga (2nd R)
  • Slipping and sliding: Alberto De Marchi slips the tackle from Jules Plisson but it's France who lead 9-3 at the break
  • First try: Flanker Louis Picamoles scores the opening try despite being tackled by Eduardo Gori and Leonardo Sarto
  • Another one: Wesley Fofana breaks a couple of tackles to score France's second try
  • Flying frenchman: Fofana makes a spectacular landing to score in the corner
  • Racing away: Winger Yoann Huget runs towards the goal line ...
  • ... but is forced to hand the ball off to Hugo Bonneval
  • ... Bonneval breaks a last-ditch tackle to go over the line for the third try of the afternoon
  • High jump: Yannick Nyanga and Italy's number eight and captain Sergio Parisse compete in a line-out
  • Celebration time: Yannick Forestier, Huget, Gael Fickou and Nicolas Mas congratulate each other on the handsome win

France 30 Italy 10

Allez le bleu: The French mascot salutes the Stade de France crowd prior to kick-off