Italian Marta Cavalli wins the women’s Amstel Gold Race

She was not particularly cited among the big favorites of the Amstel Gold Race, but the Italian Marta Cavalli knew how to thwart the predictions by attacking more than a kilometer from the finish to win the Dutch event. , this Sunday in Valkenburg. It all happened more than two kilometers from the finish, at … Read more

Cycling, climbing and recovery equipment, the crazy adventure of the Ladevant brothers

The Ladevant brothers are not the type to sit idly by. Nor to skimp on the preparation of their projects. Six months after finishing first and third respectively in the Ice Climbing Worlds, Louna and Tristan Ladevant, 21 and 24, have set themselves a new challenge. The climbers set off on a three-week journey to … Read more

Mathieu Valbuena’s lawyer says he is “relieved” after the end of the trial

Didier Domat, Mathieu Valbuena’s lawyer, spoke shortly after the announcement of the Versailles court’s deliberation on the sextape affair, on Wednesday, which notably earned Karim Benzema a one-year prison sentence with suspended sentence and a €75,000 fine. “Mathieu Valbuena is relieved at the end of this procedure because these last years have been quite tested, … Read more

Monaco defeats Asvel and takes the lead in the Betclic Elite final

If the Okobo-Faye tandem confirmed its recent good dispositions (25 points and 3 rebounds for the first, 16 and 5 for the second), the Monegasques were able to rely on a prolific Dwayne Bacon (19 points) and a Mike James to the activity found (16 points, 6 rebounds and 10 assists) to keep the advantage … Read more

Léon Marchand and Charlotte Bonnet in the final, Thomas Ceccon world record holder in the 100m backstroke

Objective fulfilled for Charlotte Bonnet and Léon Marchand, this Monday in Budapest (Hungary). The native of Enghien-les-Bains finished 3rd in her semi-final of the 200m freestyle, in 1’56”54. With the 4th best time in the halves, she qualifies for the final of the event, which will take place on Tuesday at 6:17 p.m. For his … Read more

It passes for Léon Marchand, Charlotte Bonnet and Damien Joly at the Budapest Worlds

It’s never easy to come back to earth after touching the stars. Léon Marchand, new world champion in the 400m medley, plunged again on Monday morning. The Toulousain qualified for the 200m butterfly semi-finals with the 11th fastest time (1’56”38) in the 200m butterfly series. “The race is not crazy. I think the strategy is … Read more

Winner of the last stage, Tadej Pogacar wins the Tour of Slovenia

Tadej Pogacar has done a double blow. The Slovenian won his second consecutive Tour of Slovenia after a victory in the last stage on Sunday. The UAE Team Emirates rider sprinted ahead of his compatriot Matej Mohoric (Bahrain Victorious) and his partner Rafal Majka. The three riders had isolated themselves 9 kilometers from the finish. … Read more

Fernando Alonso (Alpine): “Reliability has to be better than that”

Fernando Alonso (7th then 9th after weakened, Alpine): “We had an engine problem on lap 20. It cut the energy very early on the straights, as soon as you came out of the corners. We tried to fix it but it didn’t work. Until then, we were fighting for the podium. At the start of … Read more

Les Bleus dominate Wales in World Cup warm-up match

Everything will not have been perfect for this last preparation match on French soil before the English World Cup (October 15-November 19), but the French team, made up of many young players – including halfbacks Mourgue and Rougé -, provided the essentials by registering six tries for the Welsh. Under the Albigensian heat, the third-line … Read more

Bonifazio wins the 4th stage of the Route d’Occitanie, the general for Woods

He will have his card to play on the Tour de France. In general or in the hunt for stages, that remains to be determined. But Michael Woods is in Olympic form and offered himself at 35 in the first stage race. The Canadian won the 46th edition of the Route d’Occitanie on Sunday, after … Read more