Thomas Heurtel in Russia: the Federation “was not informed at any time”

Did the French Basketball Federation (FFBB) know that Thomas Heurtel, member of the France team, beat last Sunday in the Euro final by Spain, was then about to continue his career in Russia? No, she said Thursday morning, while the signing of the leader at Zenith Saint Petersburg is controversial since the Blues had undertaken … Read more

The French team beat Australia for their entry into the World Cup

The France team caused some concern before its entry into the World Cup against Australia, host country and reigning vice-world champion, due to numerous absences, in particular its three best scorers from the Tokyo Olympics ( Sandrine Gruda, Endy Miyem and Marine Johannes). But this Thursday in Sydney, Les Bleues sent a reassuring message, and … Read more

French international Thomas Heurtel signs in Russia and leaves the Blues

Published on : 09/21/2022 – 17:45 The leader Thomas Heurtel, silver medalist with the France team during Eurobasket-2022, signed up for two seasons at Zenith Saint-Petersburg, in Russia, which prevented him from being selected with the Blues and compromised his chances of competing in the 2023 World Cup or even the 2024 Olympics. Announced close … Read more

the French team “on mission” in Sydney

Les Bleues, who will play the Basketball World Cup in Sydney on Thursday, are “on a mission” according to Jean-Aimé Toupane, the coach. The French women’s basketball team is “on a mission» at the World Cup which she begins Thursday in Sydney against Australia and aims, despite a cascade of absences, to «wear the colors … Read more

the american ogre strangles the pass of four at the world cup

The Americans are the big favorites for the Women’s Basketball World Cup which begins this Thursday in Sydney. Even deprived of their totems Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi, retired, the United States, three-time defending champions, are the big favorites of the Basketball World Cup which opens Thursday in Sydney. Behind, several outsiders showed their fangs … Read more

huge blow for the Blue before the Women’s World Cup with the package of Marine Johannès

The 27-year-old is added to the long list of packages with the Blue before the World Cup in Australia, from September 22 to October 1. Sale time for the Blues. If she missed part of the preparation to end her season in the WNBA, Marine Johannès was ready to attack the Women’s Basketball World Cup, … Read more

Believing himself eliminated during France-Turkey, Tarpey “watched (his) wife in the stands”

Miraculous. This is the word that came back in the mouths of the actors after the qualification of France in the quarter-finals of the Eurobasket. Because Turkey won their victory in Berlin, with a two-point lead 12 seconds from the end, two free throws to shoot and possession behind. Terry Tarpey, revelation of the Blues … Read more

“it’s a lot of emotion”, official return for Aron Baynes in Australia

After his terrible accident at the Tokyo Games which could have cost him his life, Aron Baynes found the ball and the floor during an official meeting in Australia. More than a year after his accident in Tokyo, where he almost lost his life following a fall in the locker room, the Australian pivot Aron … Read more

Believing himself eliminated during France-Turkey, Tarpey “watched (his) wife in the stands”

Miraculous. This is the word that came back in the mouths of the actors after the qualification of France in the quarter-finals of the Eurobasket. Because Turkey won their victory in Berlin, with a two-point lead 12 seconds from the end, two free throws to shoot and possession behind. Terry Tarpey, revelation of the Blues … Read more

Heart, revelations, reinforcements … Why the future looks promising for the Blues

DECRYPTION – Beyond the disappointment born of the defeat against Spain on Sunday, several elements invite us to see the future with optimism. “It hurts“. As Gerschon Yabusele points out, the pill is hard to swallow for these Blues who dreamed of gold and who left Berlin with the silver, after a clear and flawless … Read more