new attendance record for Groupama Stadium in Ligue 1

Sunday evening, the show was at the rendezvous on the ground. Despite the defeat (0-1) conceded against Paris-Saint-Germain, Olympique Lyonnais honored its public who came in large numbers, very many to support Alexandre Lacazette’s teammates. OL announces this Monday morning that with 58,230 spectators ranked in the bays of Groupama Stadium, the Decines venue has … Read more

already more room to attend matches in Lyon

Open to the general public since last Thursday, the ticket office for the Rugby World Cup France 2023 was stormed by spectators. “All the tickets for the general public sale have found takers” can we read on the official website of the competition. Tickets for the Rugby World Cup matches which will take place from … Read more

Timid victory for OL Women against Soyaux for the first time at Décines

This Sunday afternoon, in front of their home crowd at the Groupama OL Training Center, OL Women welcomed Soyaux. Second day of D1 Arkema, first at home and already the need to impose a rhythm of future champions. Especially against an opponent used to leaving with suitcases against Lyon (6-1 and 8-0 last season). Sonia … Read more

World-2022 fever seizes Dubai, which seeks to attract supporters

A few weeks before the start of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, football fever has taken hold of the neighboring emirate of Dubai, which hopes to win some of the supporters. First tourist destination in the Gulf, just an hour’s flight from Doha, the city is using its infrastructure and its openness to attract … Read more

Cameron Smith 3rd on his first lap in Boston on the LIV circuit

Australian Cameron Smith, world number 2 and latest rookie to date, made a successful debut on the LIV golf circuit by taking 3rd place in the 1st round of the Boston Invitational on Friday, one stroke behind the leaders, the Americans Matthew Wolff and Talor Gooch. Wolff and Gooch completed this 1st round in 63, … Read more

Serena Williams, above the lot

More than a domination, it is a revolution that Serena Williams imposed on women’s tennis during her twenty-year reign – almost – without sharing, even if she remains forever blocked at one unit from the absolute record of Margaret Court in Grand Slams . She “changed tennis”, “opened the doors”, “invented intimidation”, brought in “business”, … Read more

LOU Rugby launches its season against Brive this Saturday

The Top 14 resumes this Saturday. The LOU will travel to Brive for a match at 5 p.m. to start their season. After a few recruits during the summer transfer window, the team is aiming for the final stages of the championship. Léo Berdeu, opener for the Rouge et Noir, says he is confident about … Read more

their selection of the All Blacks does not change anything

Despite the first defeat in All Blacks history at home against Argentina (25-18), their coach Ian Foster, very weakened, renewed the same starting XV to face the Pumas again on Saturday in Hamilton during the 4th day of the Rugby Championship. You don’t change a losing team. Under pressure for months and an unprecedented series … Read more

Belarusian Azarenka banned from charity event for Ukraine

Former World No.1 Victoria Azarenka was kicked out of a US Open event on Wednesday to raise funds for Ukraine in the face of the Russian invasion, because of her Belarusian nationality, announced the organizers. “Over the past 24 hours, after careful consideration and dialogue with all parties involved, it has been decided that Victoria … Read more

Australia still without captain Hooper but with Foley against the Springboks

The usual Wallabies captain Michael Hooper has not been included in the list of 35 players selected for the two Rugby Championship matches against South Africa which will take place in Adelaide on August 27 and Sydney on September 3, while fly-half Bernard Foley is back. Hooper had left his teammates the day before the … Read more