Lenny Martínez: “I would have signed anyway” – News

Lenny Martinez is the first Frenchman to finish on the final podium of the Espoirs Tour d’Italia since the event’s return to the calendar in 2017 (see classification). L’Espoir 1 of the Continental Groupama-FDJ reviews his Giro in front of the microphone of DirectVelo. DirectVelo: What is the prevailing sentiment?Lenny Martinez: I am satisfied. He … Read more

Decisive Aprasidze, painful applause for Trinh-Duc and Picamoles

Aprasidze gave away with his foot, Serfontein goalkeeper of the Montpellier temple, Trinh-Duc and Picamoles KO against his training club… The Tops and Flops of Montpellier’s victory against UBB (19-10). UPPER PARTS Aprasidze the unexpected hero The young scrum-half from Montpellier is the hero of this Semifinal of the Top 14 won this Saturday in … Read more

Route d’Occitanie: “Racing below 40°C sucks” – News

The decision fell on Thursday night: the second stage of the Route d’Occitanie will be only 34.3 short kilometers due to the Tarn prefecture’s decision to cancel any external event despite the fact that the department was on red alert because of the heat waveread details here). The first day of the race, already, was … Read more

the Girondins de Bordeaux relegated to National 1

The DNCG decided this Tuesday to sanction the Girondin club with an administrative degradation due to the heavy accumulated economic losses. The descent into hell continues for the Girondins of Bordeaux. Sportingly relegated to Ligue 2 at the end of the catastrophic 2021-2022 season, which ended in 20th and last place, the club was sanctioned … Read more

Mont Ventoux Elevation Challenge: Ranking – News

Ruben Guerreiro (EF Education-EasyPost) won alone, this Tuesday, the fourth edition of the Mont Ventoux Uneven Challenge (1.1), disputed between Vaison-la-Romaine and Mont Ventoux over a distance of 153 kilometers. The Portuguese beat his teammate Jhoan Esteban Chaves and Michael Storer (Groupama-FDJ).Rubén Guerreiro succeeds Colombian Miguel Ángel López (Movistar Team) on the list of winners … Read more

Mbappé’s “sincerity”, Qatar’s commitment, Messi’s “beautiful operation”… PSG CEO Jean-Claude Blanc takes stock

Rare in the media, the Parisian leader gives himself in an interview with the Pausa podcast. Man in the shade par excellence, Jean-Claude Blanc steps out of his usual reserve. The general manager of Paris Saint-Germain is indeed compromised in an interview given to the podcast Pause , presented by Alexandre Mars. In office since … Read more

Urios’ diatribes multiply, to what effect?

Since his arrival in Gironde, the UBB coach has multiplied his muscular projections against his team, which this year experienced a chaotic second half of the year, before facing Racing 92 in the Top 14 play-off on Sunday. Union Bordeaux-Bègles lost on Sunday in Perpignan (22-15) and lost its place in the top two that … Read more

Captain Kimpembe, starting Maignan, Griezmann in trouble… What to remember from Deschamps’ press point

Back with the national team, Didier Deschamps answered questions from journalists on the eve of the Croatia-France match in Split in the Nations League. Special envoy to Split His analysis of the match against Denmark “I saw it live (he was absent due to a death in the family) and again later of course to … Read more

Liverpool fans frown at the Home Office

Once again questioned by the Home Secretary, Liverpool fans step forward and accuse him of being a “liar”. Gérald Darmanin explained himself, together with the Minister of Sports Amélie Oudéa-Castéra, before the Senate this Wednesday, June 1. And his comments about the incidents that occurred last Saturday, before the Champions League final at the Stade … Read more

Boucles de la Mayenne – Stage 4: Classification – News

Juan Sebastián Molano (UAE Team Emirates) won this Sunday the fourth and last stage of the Boucles de la Mayenne (2.Pro), a 180-kilometer route between Martigné and Laval (Mayenne). The Colombian beat Orluis Aular (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA) and Bryan Coquard (Cofidis).Benjamin Thomas (Cofidis) wins the general classification of this 47th edition. He succeeds Arnaud Démare … Read more