Thursday, July 2, 2020

Rugby

muscular election in prospect at the head of the federation

In Marcoussis (Essonne), at the headquarters of the French Rugby Federation. BENOIT TESSIER / REUTERSSince 1990, the date of October 3 has been that of German reunification. In the small world of rugby, she evokes something else...

Béziers in exclusive negotiations with Emirati investors and Christophe Dominici

The leaders of AS Béziers will enter into exclusive negotiations with the UAE investors, represented by Christophe Dominici, interested in a takeover, the club of Pro D2 announced on Saturday 27 June. ...

The closed door or the announced death of French rugby

Stade Mayol in Toulon, April 18. Frédéric Porcu / SPORTS PRESSIn rugby, eardrums are not used to silence. At least not yet. Scheduled for September 5, the start of the 2020-2021 Top 14 season could take place...

"The objectives are so far away … It's going to be a slow increase in pressure"

Posted today at 11:32 am, updated at 11:54 am TestimonialsEpisode 8 - How do high performance athletes experience their deconfinement? Judokate Madeleine Malonga, cyclist Romain Bardet and rugby player Antoine Dupont tell the world.Their sports...

"Monday, even if the weather promises rain, there will be a lot of bikes on the roads"

Their sports and goals differ, but not their concerns, with a lifestyle based on physical activity and a schedule scheduled for months. Three top-level French athletes tell each week World their confinement: the judokate Madeleine Malonga, the cyclist Romain...

Bill Beaumont re-elected president of the international federation, Bernard Laporte vice-president

Englishman Bill Beaumont, 68, was re-elected for a four-year term on Saturday May 2 to chair World Rugby, the governing body of world rugby. He beat his only competitor, his former vice-president (between 2016 and 2020), the Argentinian Agustin...

French rugby marks the end of a Top 14 season without a champion

An “unassigned” will forever be indicated in the list of laureates of the Brennus shield, inaugurated in 1892. PASCAL PAVANI / AFPThis season, no one should touch "the end of the wood", the little name of a...

French rugby resolves to stop its season definitively

The French rugby championship has been stopped since mid-March due to the coronavirus epidemic. PASCAL PAVANI / AFPNo last minute framing-overflow attempt. Hexagonal rugby resolved to hear what Edouard Philippe had explained Tuesday, even if he had...

"I'm not sure how to resume the current season in September"

LTheir sports and goals differ, but not their concerns, with a lifestyle based on physical activity and a calendar programmed for months. Three top-level French athletes tell each week World their confinement: the judokate Madeleine Malonga, the cyclist Romain...

French rugby gives up on end of season in mid-July

Bordeaux-Bègles (in garnet jersey) currently occupies first place in the Top 14. ROMAIN PERROCHEAU / AFPLike their Ligue 1 football counterparts, the French Top 14 rugby clubs still believe that they can finish the current season, interrupted...

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