France is represented in the international men's competitions by the France national rugby union team. Nicknamed as Les Bleus, Les Tricolores or Le XV de France; they are a major Rugby power and are ranked eight in World Rugby rankings. France has exceptional record in Six Nations Championship, winning outright sixteen times, sharing it eight times and attaining nine Grand Slams. France has appeared in all editions of the rugby world cup and has qualified thrice for the final and once for the semi final. French coach PJacques Brunel believes that his players are preparing well for the RWC 2019 and will put outstanding effort. France rugby team captain Mathieu Bastareaud is sure that French squad's performance in Rugby World Cup 2019 will be top notch and will improve their international standing.