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No Tour de France 2022 for Julian Alaphilippe

Two months after his heavy fall in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step) made his return to the French Championship on Sunday and claims to have felt “better (than he) thought”. But the double world champion (2020, 2021), who has not carried out the optimal preparation, no longer fits into the plans of the Quick-Step team for … Read more

Basketball 3×3: Les Bleues in the final of the World Cup

France will not leave empty-handed from the 3×3 Basketball World Cup in Antwerp (Belgium). Led by Laëtitia Guapo, Les Bleues snatched their place in the final, synonymous with a medal, by dominating China on Sunday afternoon (17-16). A victory with the taste of revenge: in August 2021, the Chinese had deprived the French of an … Read more

Guilhem Guirado (Montpellier): “Not far from the apotheosis”

Guilhem Guirado, Montpellier hooker, 2022 French champion: “We did 10-15 minutes of madness and we showed some pseudo-specialists that we knew how to play rugby. We scored three tries in 10 minutes, I don’t even know if it happened in the final in the Top 14. We showed that we could be consistent. The leaders … Read more

Benoît Paillaugue, champion of France with Montpellier: “We got spat on…”

Benoît Paillaugue, on Canal+, after Montpellier’s victory over Castres in the Top 14 final: “It’s confusing, it’s a mess, I don’t realize at all. We go down in history (of the club), we are the first. It’s crazy because you would have told me that at the start of the season, I would have laughed. … Read more

Vinicius Junior announces his future extension with Real Madrid

Unsurprisingly, Real Madrid and Vinicius Junior have reached an agreement for the extension of the Brazilian. Even before the club’s official announcement, the 21-year-old took it upon himself to make it clear that his future would be in Madrid. A new contract until 2027? ” I will continue at the biggest club in the world, … Read more

John Textor presented at the OL Groupe board of directors

John Textor was chosen this Monday afternoon by the board of directors of OL Groupe. The new American investor has confirmed its future acquisition of a majority stake in the Lyon club, by buying the shares of Pathé and IDG, in addition to part of that of Jean-Michel Aulas. The American must also immediately invest … Read more

Sale of OL imminent: board of directors advanced, Textor on pole

The change of boss at OL is becoming clearer and should be confirmed this Monday evening. Initially scheduled for Tuesday at 5 p.m., the OL Groupe board of directors has just been brought forward by 24 hours and will therefore take place on Monday afternoon. At the request of the company, the title was suspended … Read more

Fitzpatrick wins the US Open – L’Équipe

After a high-flying day and an epic duel between Will Zalatoris and Matt Fitzpatrick, it was finally the Englishman who won. On the course of the Country Club of Brookline, the Ryder player completed his US with a card of 68 (-2). With a total score of -6, the 27-year-old edged out Zalatoris and Scottie … Read more

Christophe Urios after the defeat of UBB in the semi-finals of Top 14: “There is no debate”

Christophe Urios (UBB manager after the defeat in the semi-finals against Montpellier): “It’s a tough night. The course comes to an abrupt end. Today (Saturday), you could say it’s a logical evening. The best won. There is no debate, they were more aggressive than us, they played better rugby than us. I find it hard … Read more