Covid rules cause 2021 French Tennis Open to be delayed for a week

France, April 8 -- French tennis chiefs on Thursday pushed back the start of the 2021 French Open by a week as part of a plan to ensure the maximum number of fans at the venue, while observing governm... Read More

Champions League: PSG boss Pochettino dismisses revenge mode against Bayern

France, April 7 -- Paris Saint-Germain boss Mauricio Pochettino urged his players to forget about avenging last season's defeat in the Champions League final when they take on Bayern Munich on Wednesd... Read More

French clubs dominate last eight line-up for rugby union's Champions Cup

France, April 5 -- Five French clubs have emerged from the last-16 of the Champions Cup, European rugby's most prestigious club competition. On 10 April, La Rochelle host Sale, while defending champi... Read More

Valencia's Diakhaby receives support after claims of racial abuse at Cadiz match

France, April 5 -- Messages of support from Valencia's top politician as well as other players for the French footballer Mouctar Diakhaby who claimed that he was racially insulted during a match betwe... Read More

Hurkacz sees off Sinner to lift Miami Masters crown

France, April 5 -- Hubert Hurkacz moved into the ranks of the world's top 20 tennis players for the first time on Monday after his win at the Miami Masters. The 24-year-old Pole rose to 16 in the new... Read More

David lands goliath blow on PSG's Ligue 1 title hopes

France, April 3 -- Lille retook control of Ligue 1 on Saturday after Jomathan David's first half goal separated the sides at the Parc des Princes. PSG, fielding nearly 500 million euros worth of atta... Read More

PSG boss Pochettino warns players to forget Coupe de France romp past Lille

France, April 2 -- Paris Saint-Germain coach boss Mauricio Pochettino on Friday urged his players to forget their comprehensive Coupe de France victory over Lille as the sides prepare to rejoin battle... Read More

Paris-Roubaix cycle race delayed until October due to Covid pandemic

France, April 2 -- Organisers of cycling's fabled Paris-Roubaix race have postponed the 2021 event through northern France due to health restrictions imposed as part of the government's effort to curb... Read More

Africa Cup of Nations football fest set for January and February 2022

France, April 1 -- African football bosses on Thursday announced the dates for the next African Cup of Nations tournament. The 24-team event was scheduled for January 2021 in Cameroon but was postpon... Read More

France's handball teams discover their Olympic opponents

France, April 1 -- France's handball teams have discovered who their opponents will be at the Olympic Games in Tokyo following the draw for the tournament on Thursday. France's mens team- who came fo... Read More