Transgender athletes referred to competitive justice debate

GENDER – It is the turn of the International Rugby League (IRL) to position itself on the issue of transgender participation in international sports competitions. On Tuesday, June 21, the agency announced that transgender women will not be able to participate in rugby competitions until a “full inclusion policy” has been established. IRL authorities have … Read more

in Senate, Liverpool supporters call on Darmanin to resign

Heared by the Senate on Tuesday in Paris, Liverpool fans demanded the Home Secretary’s departure. The case is not over. Far from there. Liverpool supporters heard in the Senate on Tuesday about the security fiasco of the Champions League final Gérald Darmanin called on to resign, the “endless liesfrom the Home Secretary, who had initially … Read more

Kélian Galletier (Montpellier) about 2018 final against Castres: “It remains difficult”

“What memories do you have of this final?It was my first final at the Stade de France, even though I had already played with the French team there, it was a great event. It was a pride to bring this club back to the final seven years after 2011. We had had a great season, … Read more

Leinster scrum half Nick McCarthy comes out

On Leinster’s website, scrum half Nick McCarthy announced on Monday that he is gay. He indicates that he warned his teammates in January. “I was quite nervous, but I’m glad I did it, he indicates. It’s not common for a male athlete to come out, and it’s probably something I didn’t want to believe or … Read more

Jalibert, Jaminet, Vakatawa and five natives of Toulouse among the 42 Blues on tour in Japan

With Toulouse and La Rochelle executives resting, coach Fabien Galthié has put together a mixed roster, made up of executives, returnees and newcomers, for the two tests in July in Japan. It is a real musical chairs that Fabien Galthié and his staff had to perform for the summer tour of the XV of France … Read more

Superstar merchant, Pinot date, Verstappen flies away, Dupont and Toulouse out of breath… Our tops and flops of the sports weekend

The unexpected coronation of Léon Marchand, Tibault Pinot in shape for the Tour, Max Verstappen as boss, the stadium of Toulouse dethroned… Discover the tops and flops of the Figaro Sports department. TOPS The arrival of Marchand For seven years, French swimming has been waiting for a successor to Florent Manaudou, two-time world champion in … Read more

Superstar merchant, Pinot date, Verstappen flies away, Dupont and Toulouse out of breath… Our tops and flops of the sports weekend

The unexpected coronation of Léon Marchand, Tibault Pinot in shape for the Tour, Max Verstappen as boss, the stadium of Toulouse dethroned… Discover the tops and flops of the Figaro Sports department. TOPS The arrival of Marchand For seven years, French swimming has been waiting for a successor to Florent Manaudou, two-time world champion in … Read more

‘French’ barbarians humiliate England

Fabien Galthié’s Barbarians made short work of the XV de la Rose at Twickenham this Sunday (52-21). An authentic rugby lesson. The “French flair” blew on the British Barbarians who, even reduced to fourteen for the entire second period, gave a rugby lesson at Twickenham on Sunday to the English (52-21) with their strong French … Read more

Charles Ollivon (Captain of the British Barbarians): “Chills, joy! †

“Because of your injury you are playing another international match after a completely white season with the French team. What do you feel?It’s tension, joy. I’m very happy that I also found a slightly different group, guys I didn’t know. And then there’s the thrill of a match at Twickenham. I’d never done the Barbarians … Read more

Decisive aprasidze, painful final blow for Trinh-Duc and Picamoles

Aprasidze shone with the foot, Serfontein goalkeeper of the Temple of Montpellier, Trinh-Duc and Picamoles KO against their training club… The Tops and Flops of Montpellier’s victory against UBB (19-10). TOPS Rate the Unexpected Hero The young scrum half from Montpellier is the hero of this Top 14 semi-final which was won by the MHR … Read more