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Julien Pretot

Soccer: Dilemma for France as potential U.S. clash looms

13 Jun 2019

PARIS France's last group game against Nigeria at the women's World Cup will be a double-edged sword as a draw will see them advance as top of Group A, but will also send them towards a likely quarter-final clash against the United States.

Athletics: Semenya wins in Montreuil, intends to defend 800m world title

12 Jun 2019

MONTREUIL, France Caster Semenya, who is battling the sport's governing IAAF over rules that prevent her from running her preferred distance races unless she takes testosterone-suppressant medication, won a 2,000 metres at the Montreuil athletics meeting on Tuesday.

Exclusive: French Open organisers ask employees to fill empty seats on main court

09 Jun 2019

PARIS French Open organisers asked employees to fill empty corporate seats for Saturday's men's semi-final and start of the women's final, demanding they stay 'discreet' and take off their accreditation once seated, Reuters learned on Sunday.

Tennis: Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020 - organisers

09 Jun 2019

PARIS The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organisers said on Sunday.

Ultimate challenge in danger of becoming mission impossible for Thiem

09 Jun 2019

PARIS Beating Rafael Nadal on clay is the ultimate challenge, but that may have already become mission impossible for his opponent Dominic Thiem, even before Sunday's French Open final gets underway.

Ultimate challenge in danger of becoming mission impossible for Thiem

09 Jun 2019

PARIS Beating Rafael Nadal on clay is the ultimate challenge, but that may have already become mission impossible for his opponent Dominic Thiem, even before Sunday's French Open final gets underway.

Tennis-Ultimate challenge in danger of becoming mission impossible for Thiem

08 Jun 2019

PARIS, June 8 Beating Rafael Nadal on clay is the ultimate challenge, but that may have already become mission impossible for his opponent Dominic Thiem, even before Sunday's French Open final gets underway.

Soccer: Lyon women inspire France in perfect World Cup opener

08 Jun 2019

PARIS As expected, the Olympique Lyonnais women carried France to a comprehensive 4-0 win against South Korea in their World Cup opening game on Friday, sending a clear warning to their rivals that they are ready to go for the title.

Soccer: France take first step towards possible World Cup glory

08 Jun 2019

PARIS France head coach Corinne Diacre said her side had taken their first step towards women's World Cup success but warned they must stay grounded after they started with a 4-0 victory against South Korea on Friday.

France take first step toward possible World Cup glory

08 Jun 2019

PARIS France head coach Corinne Diacre said her side had taken their first step toward women's World Cup success but warned they must stay grounded after they started with a 4-0 victory against South Korea on Friday.

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