France wins the Maurice-Revello tournament thanks to its victory over Venezuela

Seven years after the band at Presnel Kimpembe, the France U20 team won the Maurice-Revello tournament by winning 2-1 against Venezuela, in Salon-de-Provence. The meeting had however started badly for the men of Bernard Diomede. From the 8th minute the Blueberries were surprised by the South Americans. Telasco Segovia took advantage of a poor appreciation … Read more

Ugo Mola (Toulouse) after the victory against La Rochelle: “We beat a great team”

Ugo Mola, manager of Toulouse, winner of La Rochelle in the play-offs (33-28) “We beat a great team. We all know that when you win a European Cup, you have a euphoria that allows you to do great things. Rugby is all about energy. We had a good first half, we curled up a bit … Read more

Portugal beat the Czech Republic to take the lead in their group

Against the Czechs on Thursday night, the best Portuguese on the pitch was a Manchester player, but he wore number 10 and played a notch below Cristiano Ronaldo. Positioned in midfield in front of Ruben Neves and alongside William Carvalho, Bernardo Silva never skimped during the defensive phases and was involved in the two Portuguese … Read more

Filippo Ganna wins the Dauphiné time trial, Wout van Aert consolidates his yellow jersey

The long-awaited duel did indeed take place during the fourth stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné, a 32-kilometre time trial to be covered between Montbrison and La Bâtie d’Urfé (Loire). We expected a lot from the match between Filippo Ganna, double world champion in the specialty, and Wout van Aert, the current yellow jersey of … Read more

Germany and England neutralize each other in the League of Nations

In the shock of the second day of the League of Nations, Germany, generally dominating, was hooked at the end of the meeting by England, who equalized on a penalty from Harry Kane (88th). The Mannschaft had opened the scoring through Jonas Hofmann who, in the 51st minute, took advantage of the passivity of the … Read more

Asvel in the final after their victory (61-73) on the Dijon floor

The huge rant of Dijon coach Nenad Markovic, in the middle of the third quarter, will not change anything. On their floor, the Burgundians did not find the key to staying alive in this Betclic Elite playoff semi-final. At the end of a match where there was no suspense beyond the first quarter, Lyon-Villeurbanne easily … Read more

The second stage and the yellow for Alexis Vuillermoz on the Dauphiné

It is a victory at the end of the suspense. Alexis Vuillermoz won in the sprint at the end of the second stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné, Monday in Brives-Charensac (Haute-Loire). The Franc-Comtois, rider of the Total Énergies team, is the new leader of the general classification, his first distinctive jersey in his career. … Read more

Winner of Holger Rune, Casper Ruud joins Marin Cilic in the semi-finals of Roland-Garros

Holger Rune’s impressive career at Roland-Garros came to an end this Wednesday evening. Logically beaten in four sets by the Norwegian Casper Ruud in the quarter-finals (6-1, 4-6, 7-6 [2]6-3), the 19-year-old Dane, who beat Stefanos Tsitsipas in the round of 16, gave in after 3:15 of play. Ruud, 8th player in the world, joined … Read more

Marin Cilic wins a super tie-break against Andrey Rublev to reach the semi-finals at Roland-Garros

The great adventure continues for Marin Cilic. Launched at the age of 33 in what is a bit like a second career, the Croatian is in the process of raising his head very high at Roland-Garros this year after two difficult last seasons in terms of results. In a brand new ambitious suit, the current … Read more

France win the Under-17 Euros against the Netherlands

They were only playing their first international competition, but the Bleuets of the 2005 generation have already marked the history of the French teams. They dominated, in Netanya (Israel), this Wednesday the Euro of under 17 years by overcoming the Netherlands in the final (2-1), a team considered favorite who had beaten them during the … Read more