Sunday, September 27, 2020

Tennis

Murray eliminated by Wawrinka, Paire and Garcia qualified

Benoît Paire defeated South Korean Soonwoo Kwon on Sunday September 27th. MARTIN BUREAU / AFPSometimes under the roof, always in the cold, the kickoff of Roland-Garros was given in front of the thousand authorized spectators. ...

French tennis arrives at Roland-Garros with reduced ambitions

Gaël Monfils during his victorious match against Antoine Hoang in the 3rd round of Roland-Garros, June 1, 2019. PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFPIf Bernard Hinault begins a new year in the skin of the last French winner of...

Roland-Garros will ring hollow

The organizer proposes, but it is the government which disposes. While during the day, the director of Roland-Garros, Guy Forget, hoped to maintain the daily gauge at 5,000 spectators, ensuring on Europe 1 that watching tennis in the...

Novak Djokovic wins Rome Masters 1000 for the fifth time

Novak Djokovic at Foro Italico on September 21, 2020 in Rome (Italy). RICCARDO ANTIMIANI / AFPTwo weeks after his disqualification from the US Open, the “winning machine” Novak Djokovic started again with a vengeance, winning a...

Naomi Osaka forfeits Roland-Garros

Naomi Osaka, September 12 in New York City. MATTHEW STOCKMAN / AFPThe Japanese Naomi Osaka, winner of the last US Open tennis, announced Thursday, September 17, her package for Roland-Garros (which must take place from September...

The Roland-Garros gauge reduced to 5,000 spectators per day

In total, in fifteen days of competition, only 75,000 spectators will be able to attend the tournament. Very far from the nearly 520,000 welcomed in 2019 throughout the Parisian fortnight. ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT / AFPThe Roland-Garros...

Dominic Thiem wins US Open, his first Grand Slam title

First Grand Slam trophy for Dominic Thiem, Sunday, September 13, in New York. AL BELLO / AFPThe fourth final was a good one for Dominic Thiem: the Austrian, formidable self-sacrificing, won his first Grand Slam tournament...

Dominic Thiem, finally boss size?

The Austrian Dominic Thiem, during his victory against the Russian Daniil Medvedev, in the semi-final of the US Open, Friday 11 September. Robert Deutsch / USA TODAY SportsAn original poster and a historic winner. Sunday,...

Naomi Osaka wins US Open and wins third Grand Slam title

Japan's Naomi Osaka lifts the US Open trophy after beating Belarusian Victoria Azarenka on September 12 in New York. FRANK FRANKLIN II / APShe is back in sports news after having occupied the place on more...

Faced with the resurgence of Covid-19 cases, the Madrid tournament is canceled

With the cancellation of the Madrid tournament, the Rome tournament (September 20-27) should be the first meeting on clay. OSCAR DEL POZO / AFPThe epidemic due to the coronavirus, and especially its resurgence in certain countries,...

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PSG spoils but is reassured in Reims

PSG have found their “Fantastic Four” in Reims: Icardi, Neymar, Mbappé and Di Maria. FRANCK FIFE...

Murray eliminated by Wawrinka, Paire and Garcia qualified

Benoît Paire defeated South Korean Soonwoo Kwon on Sunday September 27th. MARTIN BUREAU / AFPSometimes under the roof, always in the...

Sudan says it has collected compensation

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok in Khartoum on August 21, 2020. EBRAHIM HAMID / AFPSudan has claimed to have collected the amount...

long curfew and lingering anger in Louisville

In Jefferson Square, Louisville, Kentucky, September 24. John Minchillo / APAn apparent calm had returned, in the day of Thursday, September...

Emmanuel Macron puts pressure on Lebanese leaders after their “betrayal”

President Emmanuel Macron during a press conference on the political and economic situation in Lebanon, September 27, 2020, in Paris. LEWIS...