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Pape to stay as French captain - report

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Lock Pascal Pape will stay as captain of France for the Six Nations tournament despite the return to the squad of Thierry Dusautoir, L'Equipe newspaper reported on Thursday. 

French rugby captain Pascal Pape (right) runs with a ball during a training session in Marcoussis, south of Paris on November 20, 2012. Pape will stay as captain of France for the Six Nations tournament despite the return to the squad of Thierry Dusautoir.

The Stade Francais forward, capped 45 times for his country, was handed the role for France's November Test matches after Dusautoir was rested to fully recover from injuries.

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