how an English player became one of the most successful without having played

how an English player became one of the most successful without having played

It must be a fantasy for our current French players: winning tournaments without having to play matches. There at least we might finally have a successor to Yannick Noah at Roland-Garros. Since then, in 2023, it will be 40 years, it was the last victory of a Frenchman in a Grand Slam tournament. This feat, … Read more

3×3 basket. Les Bleues crowned world champions for the first time in their history. sport

3×3 basket.  Les Bleues crowned world champions for the first time in their history.  sport

After their victory against China (17-16) in the semi-finals, Les Bleues faced Canada, winner of Lithuania (16-14), this Sunday, June 26 in the final of the 3×3 world basketball championships. A controlled game The French get back into their match well (3-0, 8′ from term), while their opponents are overwhelmed by the speed of French … Read more

Bonzi defeated by Tsitsipas in semi-final in Mallorca

Benjamin Bonzi (56th in the world) lost Saturday in the semi-finals of the ATP 250 Mallorca against Stefanos Tsitsipas (6th in the world), 6-4, 6-4, which ends his best run this season, at two days from the start of Wimbledon. The French could not take his revenge against the Greek, who had already beaten him … Read more

The Plœmeur rugby club celebrated its 30th anniversary this weekend. sport

After an exceptional season, a springboard for a future full of promise and hope for the Plœmeur rugby club, the club organized an exceptional weekend to celebrate its 30th anniversary in Plœmeur (Morbihan). Saturday June 25, 2022, everyone was able to discover beach rugby in the heart of the city, and Sunday June 26, it … Read more

a big basket festival in Villeurbanne in September

The players who won ASVEL’s 21st French championship title this Saturday have entered the history of the club and the city. This is why the mayor of Villeurbanne, Cédric Van Styvendael, has decided to pay tribute to the Old Lady of the LNB by organizing the “Villeurbanne all star, a big party to celebrate this … Read more

Andy Murray refuses to play in Saudi Arabia

British tennis player Andy Murray, a former world number one, told a news conference at Wimbledon on Sunday that he refused to contest competitions in Saudi Arabia. Three-time Wimbledon winner Andy Murray has ruled out any possibility of playing in Saudi Arabia in the future, adding that he had previously turned down an offer to … Read more

Gaël Monfils will return to the pitch in mid-July in Hamburg

After his packages at Roland-Garros and Wimbledon, the Frenchman hopes to return to the circuit in Germany in a month. Frenchman Gael Monfils, already absent from Roland-Garros due to a right heel injury, has announced his withdrawal from the Wimbledon tournament, which begins on Monday, but plans to return to the circuit in mid-July in … Read more

Novak Djokovic adamant on covid vaccination, even if it means missing the US Open

The Serb confirmed his position on vaccination, while assuming the possible consequences on his participation in the American Grand Slam. Novak Djokovic remained inflexible on Saturday on his refusal of the covid vaccine even if this ethical position, which already made him miss the Australian Open in January, was also to prevent him from playing … Read more

the American Fritz dominates Cressy and wins the Eastbourne tournament

American Taylor Fritz won the Eastbourne ATP 250 tournament on Saturday, played on grass, beating his compatriot Maxime Cressy in the final, 6-2, 6-7 (7/4), 7-6 (7/4) . Already winner of the tournament in 2019, Fritz, 14th player in the world, offers his second title this season after that of Indian Wells, in the United … Read more

Kvitova wins at Eastbourne, two days before Wimbledon

Petra Kvitova, 31st player in the world, is awarded the Eastbourne WTA 500 tournament on Saturday, played on grass, beating Latvian Jelena Ostapenko in the final, 6-3, 6-2, two days before the start of Wimbledon. The 32-year-old Czech thus won the 29 title of her career, more than one after her last triumph on the … Read more