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

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

France loses to Australia in World Cup warm-up match

The France team was beaten for the first time in its preparation for the World Cup (September 22 – October 1 in Australia), this Friday in Sydney. After beating Bosnia-Herzegovina and Belgium twice, Les Bleues lost to the Australians (92-88), silver medalists at the 2018 World Cup but eliminated in the quarter-finals of the Tokyo … 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

Sandrine Gruda is back in the France team, for the preparation of the World Cup

Sandrine Gruda, captain and top scorer in the history of the France team (2,784 points in 215 selections), spared since the start of preparation for the World Cup (September 22-October 1 in Australia), due pain in a knee, finds the selection, from Friday in Pau, where the Blue are in training. The latter will also … Read more

Evan Fournier after France-Belgium: “A form of sufficiency”

“After the victory against Italy on Tuesday (100-68), you had more difficulty getting started against Belgium (success 90-71)… We mustn’t cut corners: we were very focused against Italy because we weren’t satisfied with our match there (victory 78-77 AD in Bologna), we wanted to win in another way. This evening (Thursday), I think there was … Read more

France pulverizes Italy in warm-up match

The France team raises the tone. Four days after a first laborious success in Bologna (78-77 ap), the Blues dominated Italy (100-68) from start to finish on Tuesday in Montpellier in their third qualifying match for the 2023 World Cup (August 24 against the Czech Republic in Paris and August 27 against Bosnia in Sarajevo) … Read more

France wins in extremis in Italy in preparation for the Euro

Clumsy and rough for a good part of the evening on Friday, the Blues pocketed the victory in extremis in Italy, in Bologna, after extra time (78-77). Their second success in two matches as part of their preparation for the Euro (September 1-18 in Germany). During an end to the match that was unnecessarily complicated … Read more