The judoka Teddy Riner, who won his 10th title of champion of the world, brought its series of invincibility to 144 victories.
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THE RITE. Teddy Riner holds his ” decima ”
The years pass and Teddy Riner continues to be one of the most beautiful winners of the French sport. Under the eyes of two olympic champions, David Douillet and Yasuhiro Yamashitae, the judoka has won his 10th world championship title by winning the final against the Belgian Toma Nikiforov, on Saturday in Marrakech. Now a member of the PSG, Teddy Riner has increased its series of invincibility to 144 victories ! The judoka is the current French sporting activity the most successful with Martin Fourcade. If Riner has not yet committed to participate again at the world championships, the French will certainly be one third coronation olympic in three years in Tokyo.
THE BLUE (1). A France with two faces !
The team of France of rugby, has started its fall tour without a surprise with a defeat against the All Blacks (18-38). After a first-half grueling (5-31, three tests received), the Blues have offered a face more attractive in the second act. Better, many ” new ” have impressed, with the image of Antoine Dupont, the revelation of the meeting, but also of the young Ducuing, Belleau and Cancoriet. The b team of the Blue will receive the reservists in new zealand on Tuesday in Lyon (18: 55).
#Franzl inn : Dupont enormous, Picamoles without impact… the tops and flops https://t.co/92sgpa76UP pic.twitter.com/yegzfF0MMT
— RMC Sport (@RMCsport) November 11, 2017
THE BLUE (2). The French soccer team guarantee !
24 hours before the team of France of rugby, their counterparts in the football sailed also to the stade de France Stadium, in front of the country of Wales. The Blues are easily taxed (2-0, goals by Griezmann and Giroud), who have hit four times the amounts of the adverse ! Next Tuesday, in the face of Germany, the men of Didier Deschamps, will play their last match of the year (meeting to follow live commentary on The Point.fr).
Les Bleus beat Wales thanks to Antoine Griezmann and Olivier Giroud (video) https://t.co/BtTUECGPEw
— Ricardo VINTRIS (@mrkoolodo) November 11, 2017
THE RACE TO THE WORLD OF RUSSIA. Morocco and Tunisia to the angels, Italy in trouble
What suspense ! The last tickets for the next world Cup, which will take place next June in Russia, is negotiating fiercely. In the batch of the lucky ones, Tunisia has qualified for the 5th time after a draw against Libya (0-0) and Sénégal for the 2nd time (victory against South Africa, 0-2). Morocco also found the World for the first time since 1998 : the team of Hervé Renard has taken a back seat to the Ivory Coast (0-2).
#CIVMAR #Morocco #MARCIV https://t.co/U3n2JThL3G voillllaaaaa the brothers
— The Legend (@LaLegendeYTB) November 11, 2017
In Europe, all eyes are on Monday evening to the stadium in milan’s San Siro, where the Italy must impose after his defeat in the dam, Friday, against Sweden (1-0). On the other hand, Switzerland is qualified to pay the costs of the Northern Ireland (1-0 on Friday 0-0 on Sunday), just like Croatia in the face of Greece (4-1, 0-0).
THE OTHER MATCHES. Brazil shines, Belgium and Germany skate shoes
Apart from the dams for the next world Cup, many friendly matches were held throughout the weekend. Five days before facing France, Germany has been held in check, Friday, in the face of a young and promising team of England (0-0). In Lille, Brazil has easily won against Japan (3-1) with a penalty kick successfully and another missed Neymar. The attacker took the opportunity to express at a press conference his weariness about journalists, evoking a tense atmosphere with his coach at PSG, Unai Emery.
I like a video @YouTube : “Neymar vs Japan (Friendly) HD 1080i (10/11/2017)” to the address https://t.co/hcQQcx05nx.
— Maxime clog free rake (@49e44c6bd670469) November 12, 2017
In addition, Portugal has not trembled in the face of saudi Arabia (3-0), just as Spain against Costa Rica (5-0, doubled D. Silva). Belgium, despite a goal from Hazard and a brace from Lukaku, has not managed to win against Mexico (3-3). Finally, Argentina, with which the Parisian Lo Celso has been the holder for the first time, is hardly imposed in Russia (0-1).
[ RESUME VIDEO]
Large demonstration in Spain face Costa Rica, 5-0
⚽ A double for David Silva
⚽ Morata, Alba and Iniesta scorers pic.twitter.com/4p2D9iEKcK
— beIN SPORTS (@beinsports_FR) November 12, 2017
THE TOURNAMENT. Rain of stars in London !
Apart from the grand slam tournaments, the Masters of London, which began Sunday, are the appointments to the most prestigious of the season by bringing together the eight best players of the planet. Roger Federer, who no longer has won this tournament for the past six years, is the favourite to succeed Andy Murray. The Swiss was successful debut by winning easily in the face of Jack Sock (6-4, 7-6). On Sunday evening, Alexander Zverev, who made his debut in this tournament, won against Marin Cilic in three sets (6-4, 3-6, 6-4). Moreover, among women, the United States has won the Fed Cup against Belarus.
#ATPFinals First victory of the tournament for Federer, in the face of Sock ! pic.twitter.com/11VkiviyTV
— beIN SPORTS (@beinsports_FR) November 12, 2017
THE BASKET. The hand of Diaw !
Selfless as ever on the courts of the NBA and with the team of France, Boris Diaw, back in the Pro A this season with Levallois, knows how to take his responsibilities when the circumstances of a game require it. It has been proven once again on Saturday night against Bourg-en-Bresse : in addition to recording 20 points, he offered the victory to his team by scoring a shot from midfield in the last second (85-82) !
Author of a buzzer beater mind-blowing last night, @theborisdiaw confirms his return to top level Back in video on his 1st month @LevalloisMetro ➡️ https://t.co/TSmCmCvBtl @LNBofficiel pic.twitter.com/y8QgvNhXaL
— SFR Sport (@SFR_Sport) November 12, 2017
In the other matches, The le Mans, a long time unbeaten, conceded his second defeat on the floor of Hyères-Toulon (88-62). Nanterre was defeated for the first time at home against Gravelines-Dunkerque (67-89). On Sunday, Monaco has also been beaten against Strasbourg (83-90). In the NBA, the Frenchman Rudy Gobert (Utah Jazz) injured his tibia on Friday night : it will be absent of the floors at least four weeks. Also note that the team of France women is easily imposed against Finland (103-44) in a match counting for the qualification to the Euro in 2019.
The EXPECTED inflow. The Ultimate coming soon at the pier !
Departed last Sunday from the port of le Havre, the Ultimate, these multihulls giant, are expected as early as this Monday in Salvador de Bahia in Brazil. The duel is very tight between the duo formed by Thomas Coville and Jean-Luc Nélias (Sodebo) and Sébastien Josse and Thomas Rouxel (Edmond de Rothschild). When pointing to midnight, this Monday, the first had only 40 miles (74 km) !
SODEBO ULTIM’ in head less than 24 hours of arrival
Incredible race between the two maxi trimarans – Sodebo Ultim’) and Edmond de Rothschild. The classification of 15h , T. Coville, and J-L. Nélias have 40 miles, or about 2 hours on their pursuers. pic.twitter.com/ZPx3QMo0HD
— Thierry Wellhoff (@ThierryWellhoff) November 12, 2017
Among the monohulls, Jean-Pierre Dick and Yann Eliès (Vibrac) lead the fleet. They could cross the finish line next Thursday. At the same time, François Gabart continues his record attempt the world solo. Friday, the skipper of Macif crossed the equator with a delay of 3: 34 on the reference time of Thomas Coville. But the former winner of the Vendée Globe is confident to catch up.
Now in the southern hemisphere, configuration, weather looks promising in the coming days for the #trimaranMACIF! #TourDuMonde ⛵
— trimaranMACIF (@trimaranMACIF) November 10, 2017
THE CHAMPION. Mark, the master of suspense !
Until the end, the season of MotoGP has been intense and full of suspense. The battle for the title was completed this Sunday, at the final race in Valencia (Spain). Twelve laps from the finish with the fall of the Italian driver Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati), candidate for the title. Marc Marquez had a royal way to win his fourth victory of the world champion. The race was won by another Spaniard, Dani Pedrosa (Honda), who managed to overtake the Frenchman Johann Zarco on the last lap. The tricolour has never been so close to victory in MotoGP.
Your 2017 #MotoGP World Champion is @marcmarquez93 #BIG6 pic.twitter.com/fg05CcyGhI
— MotoGP™ (@MotoGP) November 12, 2017
HANGING the show. Tension on the line between two French !
From the start of the Brazilian Grand Prix, penultimate round of the F1 season, Romain Grosjean (Haas F1) loses control of his car and carries with him another Frenchman, Esteban Ake (Force India). The first manages to leave, but the second is quickly immobilized due to two punctures. “Roman has not been very smart on this move “, if is annoyed Ake, which dropped for the first time in his career in F1. It is Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari) won, while Hamilton (Mercedes), started last, finished at the foot of the podium (4th).
#BrazilianGP Big clash between @OconEsteban (Force India) and @RomainGrosjean (Haas). https://t.co/M1AWJK90N6
— The F1® CHANNEL (@LaF1SurCanal) November 12, 2017
IN SHORT. Handball, volleyball, skiing, boxing and JO !
In the champions League of handball, the city of Nantes has offered on Saturday a success of valuable in the room Hungarian Szeged (30-33). The next day, the PSG won the clash against another club Hungarian, Veszprém (33-28). The third club habs hired, Montpellier has also starred in Skopje (27-21). In League A of volleyball, Poitiers swept Paris (0-3), while the leader Chaumont has imposed in Tourcoing (0-3).
[ RESUME VIDEO] #HandAction
EHF Champions League : Very strong, PSG triumph in the face of Veszprem in a Stade Pierre de Coubertin on fire https://t.co/H10B1yqwxc
— beIN SPORTS (@beinsports_FR) November 12, 2017
Hadillah Mohoumadi, it has retained its european title of super-resources (boxing), beating Christopher Rebrassé. In the giant slalom (giant), the season resumed this weekend in Finland. The Slovak Petra Vlhova has emerged as the last year before the American Mikaela Shiffrin. In men, the German Felix Neureuther was imposed and three French finish among the first twelve (Pinturault 8th, Grange 11th and Muffat-Jandet 12th).
Felix Neureuther Levi Slalom 2017: https://t.co/pe7Mxe5xID via @YouTube
— mvater_04 (@VaterMathias) November 12, 2017
About the olympic Games in Paris in 2024, several sources claim that the project of the second Arena, scheduled to host the competitions of basketball, would be abandoned. The alternative could be the Colosseum, which is intended to break ground in 2021 in Tremblay-en-France, some twenty kilometres from the capital.
ON THE PROGRAM THIS WEEK. The Blues again on the bridge !
The period international continues this week. On Tuesday, the team of France of rugby, with a membership largely revamped, will find New Zealand to Lyon (19 hours). In the aftermath, the French soccer team, them, will meet Germany (match to be followed live on The Point.fr). The next weekend, the Ligue 1 will resume its rights, including PSG-Nantes (Saturday to 17 hours), and Bordeaux-Marseille (Sunday at 21 hours).
#Franzl inn Tuesday pro
She has the face of this team ! pic.twitter.com/JSOMeIZLmJ
— CherryTreee (@CherryTreee) November 12, 2017
THE BONUS. The mountain and extreme sports make their festival !
Sublimate the nature and practice sports. Since 2013, the festival’s Mountain stage, the first evening takes place this Monday in Paris, you can discover the films of the most spectacular in the field of extreme sport. This year, the selection of movies you can travel from Greece to Nepal, through Patagonia. The breathtaking landscapes in which to express themselves with talented skiers Candide Thovex, Sam Favret and Julien Herry. The festival offers a tour of more than 40 european cities, including Lyon, Geneva, London and Manchester.
Boom!!! Our new trailer is live! https://t.co/2jmXD1SxOR
— Mountain Stage (@Montagneenscene) October 20, 2017