France will challenge the United States or China in the quarter-finals of the World Cup

There was no miracle. After its defeat against Serbia (62-68), the Blues no longer had their destiny in their hands. To avoid the United States or China, the Japanese, already eliminated, had to triumph over the Australians at home. After a hung first period (36-34 at the break), the Aussies did the job in the … Read more

The France team falls heavily against Canada in the World Cup

Was it a stroke of fatigue following the formidable victory the day before over the Australians (70-57)? Because the French women, less than 24 hours after their feat, were incredibly clumsy against the Canadians who were supposed to be weaker than the Australians. Especially in the first half. Les Bleues, legs and heavy arms, have … Read more

France beaten in the final of the world circuit by Canada

The French women’s 3×3 basketball team lost in the final of the world circuit in Constanta (Romania) against Canada this Sunday (16-21). World champions in June against these same Canadians then European champions last weekend against the Netherlands, the French did not manage the pass of three. Quickly outdistanced (1-5), the Bleues immediately made the … Read more

World Cup 2022. Why is Canada the only nation without new jerseys?

We have now become accustomed to it. For several weeks, the countries qualified for the 2022 World Cup (November 20 – December 18) have been presenting their new jerseys. All or almost… Since if Tunisia has not yet communicated on this subject but should do so soon, Canada appears to be the only nation not … Read more

The France team crushes Poland and qualifies for the Euro final

A demonstration, a correction. Far, very far from its laborious qualifications in the eighth and quarters against Turkey and Italy, the French team left no chance to Poland (95-54), Friday in Berlin in half of the Euro and brilliantly qualified for the final. She will face Germany or Spain on Sunday, who will cross swords … Read more

Falling out of Slovenia, Poland will face France in the semi-finals

After Nikola Jokic then Giannis Antetkounmpo, Luka Doncic. None of the three big stars of the Euro will be at the meeting of the semi-finals of the competition, Friday in Berlin. Defending champions Slovenia did not survive their maestro’s failed match in the quarter-finals against Poland (90-87). Doncic (14 points at 5/15, 11 rebounds, 7 … Read more

After coming close to elimination, France beats Turkey and qualifies for the quarters of the Euro

The France team will be there for the quarter-finals of the Euro and the reverse would have been a huge disappointment. But she will appear there on Wednesday weighed down by the two faults that have plagued her since the start of her summer campaign: a propensity to fill wagons with stray bullets (21 this … Read more

The French team recovers and beats Lithuania at the Euro

The French team is relaunched in the European Championship. Completely recovered in the game and the state of mind, the Blues imposed themselves in a hard fight against Lithuania (77-73), Saturday in Cologne. And reassured themselves after their big miss in the opening against Germany, two days earlier in this same Lanxess Arena (63-76). Faced … Read more

Isaïa Cordinier leaves the France group and will not play the Eurobasket

History repeats itself for Isaïa Cordinier. Last player to leave the France group last summer (he was then a substitute) before the Tokyo Olympics, the back of Virtus Bologna (1.96m, 25 years old) was cut Monday morning, three days before the opening of the Eurobasket (September 1-18). Winner of the Eurocup this season, Cordinier had … Read more