Les Bleues aim to defend their 3×3 Basketball World Cup title against the United States

At the final buzzer, not really an explosion of joy. They see further. Barely after beating Australia in the semi-finals (21-17), Les Bleues are already thinking about the next step: the final of the 3×3 Basketball World Cup, against the United States, the end of their mission. Austrian. The reigning world champions, also European champions, […]

Perpignanais Dominate Second Half to Secure Top 14 Spot in Accession Play-Off

More effective and dominating in the second half, the Perpignanais managed not without difficulty to win at the Stade des Alpes against Grenoble, Saturday evening, in the accession play-off (19-33). They scored four tries against only one conceded, of course, but the Isérois nevertheless sold their skin dearly to lead 16-11 until the 50th before […]

French 3×3 Basketball Team’s Promising Defeat at World Cup Quarterfinals

They remained haggard for long minutes on the warm-up ground, at the foot of the imposing Rathausplatz town hall in the Gothic style. A frustrating defeat because the blue quartet came so close to the feat, eliminating the American team in the quarter-finals of the 3×3 Basketball World Cup in Vienna. But Jimmer Fredette (7 […]

Le Havre’s Ligue 1 Promotion Delayed with Defeat Against Valenciennes

Le Havre will still have to wait. While a victory against Valenciennes would have definitively validated their accession to L1, Luka Elsner’s players again stumbled (0-2). They were beaten for the second time in a row, after their defeat conceded in Annecy (1-0) last week. Everything was however ready to celebrate and record this rise […]

France Suffers Crushing 9-0 Defeat to United States in World Cup Group Stage

The defeat against Sweden (4-0) on Saturday had already hurt the France team. What then of that of the next day against the United States, in Tampere (Finland), for the sixth and penultimate outing of the Blues in the group stage of the World Cup. The players coached by Philippe Bozon have been corrected (9-0). […]

“Asvel secures Final spot with impressive win over Bourges”

Beyond winning, manner was more important than ever. Asvel needed at least 14 points more than Bourges to secure a place in the final, and they did so by winning well this Saturday at Astroballe (93-73). In the last period, the Tango was already too far to come back. But Yvonne Anderson (20 points) and […]