Yannick Bru joins the management of the Sharks

Yannick Bru (49), former assistant coach of the fifteen of France, signed on Sunday with the South African franchise of the Sharks, which is based in Durban. He will be the rucks coach for European competitions. Former international hooker (18 selections), Bru was notably assistant in Toulouse (2007-2012) then in the France team (2012-2017), before … Read more

Rafal Majka wins the 4th stage of the Tour of Slovenia ahead of Tadej Pogacar

Tadej Pogacar and Rafal Majka, both members of UAE Team Emirates, continue to host the Tour of Slovenia. On Saturday, Majka took his second success in the event during the fourth stage (152.4 km between Lasko and Velika Planina), just ahead of his teammate. The two riders went out on the pedal on the last … Read more

Romain Bardet will participate well in the Tour de France 2022

On his Twitter account, Romain Bardet confirmed on Monday that he would participate in the next Tour de France (from July 1 to 24). ” Really excited to announce that I will be lining up for the Tour de France with Team DSM (his team since 2021). I can’t wait to be at the big … Read more

Fabio Quartararo extends Yamaha contract until 2024

Fabio Quartararo will therefore stay with Yamaha. The Japanese manufacturer announced on Thursday the extension of the reigning world champion’s contract until 2024. The Frenchman thought long and hard before committing again to Yamaha, being skeptical about the level of engine performance of the M1 , which makes several km/h in top speed each season … Read more

The South African franchises of Stormers, Bulls and Sharks in the European Cup next season

The EPCR formalized on Thursday the integration of South African franchises into the European Cups from next season. Three of them – the Stormers (based in Cape Town), the Bulls (from Pretoria) and the Sharks (Durban) – will be involved in the Champions Cup, the main continental event, won this year by La Rochelle, while … Read more

The moving warning message from Romain Bardet the day after the collective fall in Liège-Bastogne-Liège

Romain Bardet was marked by the heavy fall that occurred on Sunday in the heart of the Liège-Bastogne-Liège peloton. He was not injured, but he witnessed the scene and in particular the injuries of Julian Alaphilippe, his teammate in the national team, to whom he rescued. Traumatized, Bardet did not finish the race and said … Read more