Thursday, July 29, 2021

Basketball

France misses the medal in 3×3 basketball

French basketball players, July 28, 2021, in Tokyo. JAVIER SORIANO / AFP We had left them, a little earlier, on the verge of tears, but determined after their defeat against the United States in the semi-finals...

the coach of young basketball players indicted for sexual assault

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3 × 3 basketball, tailor-made for a young and modern audience

“From the steppes to the Olympics! " Among the five new disciplines incorporated into the Olympic barnum for the Tokyo Games, three-by-three (3 × 3) basketball could not find a better ambassador than Mongolia. Although its land...

Milwaukee beats Phoenix at home, clinches NBA title

Milwaukee Bucks winger Giannis Antetokounmpo battles Phoenix Suns Deandre Ayton in the NBA Finals on July 20, 2021, in Milwaukee. AARON GASH / AP The Milwaukee Bucks won, Tuesday, July 20, the second NBA title in...

“If you sleep with me, I select you”

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disillusionment for the French, once again cursed in the final

Serbian Tina Krajisnik and French Sandrine Gruda, during the France-Serbia Women's Basketball Euro final, in Valence, June 27, 2021. JOSE JORDAN / AFP The curse continues for the French basketball players: for the fifth consecutive time...

the French will face Serbia in the final

The French players celebrate their victory after winning the women's Euro basketball semi-final match against Belarus on June 26, 2021 in Valencia. JOSE JORDAN / AFP The French basketball players qualified, Saturday, June 26, for their...

Villeurbanne crowned champion of France for the twentieth time

ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne players celebrate their victory after winning the final of the French basketball championship against JDA Dijon on June 26, 2021 in Rouen. SAMEER AL-DOUMY / AFP Villeurbanne was crowned champion of France for the...

Nwal-Endéné Miyem, captain by example

French interior Nwal-Endéné Miyem (left) against Bosnian Nikolina Babic, during the quarter-finals of the Women's Basketball Euro between France and Bosnia-Herzegovina in Strasbourg, June 23, 2021. FREDERICK FLORIN / AFP A ball placed left hand in...

the French beat Bosnia and qualify for the semi-finals

Marine Johannes facing the Bosnian Melisa Brcaninovic, Wednesday June 23, 2021. FREDERICK FLORIN / AFP Faithful to the last four, the French basketball players qualified, Wednesday, June 23, for the semi-finals of the Euro 2021 women's...

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Israel assures France to take the matter “seriously”, Paris awaits “clarifications”

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz assured his French counterpart Florence Parly on Wednesday July 28 that his country was...

Biden gets deal with Republicans on part of infrastructure investment plan

US President Joe Biden waves his hand as he walks towards Air Force One ahead of his departure from Joint Base...

the French football team pitifully eliminated in hens

The French football team eliminated from the Olympic tournament after its defeat against Japan on July 28. MARIKO ISHIZUKA / AFP...

England ends quarantine for vaccinated travelers in US and EU, excluding France

A passenger at London's Heathrow Airport, July 10, 2020. DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP France is the only country in the European...

the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, forever the first

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