Motul powers Honda motorbikes to a weekend full of victories
Motul powers Honda motorbikes to a weekend full of victories

Motul and Honda enjoyed a long standing relationship, working together to develop superior racing grade engine oils for Honda motorbike engines. Over the July 17 and 18 weekend, Honda racing teams showcased how this collaboration with the French oil manufacturer has resulted in amazing results. F.C.C. TSR Honda France took their first win of the... » read more

Cycling: Peter Sagan to skip Tokyo Games over Tour injury

BRATISLAVA (AFP) – Slovakian cycling superstar Peter Sagan will skip the Tokyo Olympic Games because of an injury he picked up during the Tour de France, the Slovak Olympic Committee said on Tuesday (July 13). The 31-year-old three-time world champion from 2015-2017 and seven-time winner of the Tour de France green sprint points jersey hurt... » read more

Cycling: Kuss wins Tour de France stage 15 as Pogacar retains lead
Cycling: Kuss wins Tour de France stage 15 as Pogacar retains lead

ANDORRA (Reuters) – American Sepp Kuss claimed his maiden victory on the Tour de France with a solo ride in the 15th stage as defending champion Tadej Pogacar was barely bothered in the 191.3-km mountain trek from Ceret to Andorra on Sunday (July 11). The Jumbo-Visma rider prevailed from the day’s breakaway thanks to a... » read more

Cycling: Cavendish closes on Merckx’s Tour de France stage win record

VALENCE, FRANCE (REUTERS) – Mark Cavendish edged closer to Eddy Merckx’s all-time Tour de France stage wins record on Tuesday (July 6) when he claimed his third victory in this year’s race. The Briton won a bunch sprint to take the 10th stage, a 190.7km ride from Albertville, to rack up his 33rd career win... » read more

Football: Barcelona’s Dembele needs surgery for Euro injury

BUDAPEST (AFP) – Winger Ousmane Dembele, who was hurt playing for France at Euro 2020, will need surgery his club, Barcelona, said on Tuesday (June 22). The club said on their website that tests on Tuesday had shown “a dislocation of the biceps tendon in his right knee” requiring an operation. Dembele, who left the... » read more

Giroud edges nearer to record

PARIS • Since his international debut in 2011, Olivier Giroud (bottom) has always been a polarising figure for France supporters. Many fans have championed for a more natural finisher up front like Karim Benzema but despite the criticism, the Chelsea striker has gone about his business quietly. His double at the Stade de France ensured... » read more

French in semis, holders Portugal out
French in semis, holders Portugal out

LISBON • France handed defending Nations League champions Portugal a rare defeat on Saturday, winning 1-0 away to reach the competition’s final four at the expense of the holders. Anthony Martial missed three clear-cut first-half chances before N’Golo Kante’s second-half strike ended the hosts’ run of five successive clean sheets. World champions France went top... » read more