Worlds of Eugene: first gold medal in the history of Peru with Garcia Leon on 20 km walk

Kimberly Garcia Leon offered Peru the very first medal in its history at the World Athletics Championships by winning gold after the 20 km walk. This is the first title awarded at the Eugene Worlds, the very first contested on American soil. Garcia Leon completed this 20 km, launched under a blazing sun at midday, … Read more

Romain Bardet (DSM), now 4th in the Tour de France after the 12th stage: “Knowing how to round your back and suffer”

Romain Bardet (DSM), 11th in the 12th stage and 4th in the general classification, at the microphone of France 2: “It’s not a great day, I caught a heat stroke in the middle of the Alpe (d’Huez). I started to have chills, I preferred to take my rhythm otherwise it was a blow to totally … Read more

Richard Gasquet advances to the third round and will face Botic Van de Zandschulp

At 36, Richard Gasquet still has a green foot. On court 17, with small narrow stands and taken by storm a good twenty minutes before the match, the Biterrois nicely mastered the American Mackenzie McDonald in four sets and 2h31 (6-3, 3-6, 6-4 , 6-3), to propel themselves to the 3rd round of Wimbledon. And … Read more