2017 Davis cup semi

Australia and France Seal Quarterfinal Spots at Melbourne & Tokyo

 February 4, 2017   R K Gupta

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Playing in front of jubilant home supporters, Australia literally outplayed Czech Republic and ensured their place in 2017 Davis Cup quarterfinals. After Nick Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson gave an early 2-0 lead to Australia on Friday, John Peers and Sam Groth won the doubles rubber against Czechs Jiri Vesely and Jan Satral for an assailable […]

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2016 Rio Olympic Basketball Qualification

France Serbia and Croatia Complete Men’s Basketball Line-up for 2016 Rio Olympic Games

 July 12, 2016   R K Gupta

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On a day, when France lost the 2016 European football championship game to Portugal, they still had some good news from the basketball performance from their men’s national team. In the final at Manila on July, France defeated Canada 83-74 and confirmed their passage to Brazil. A day earlier, Serbia had also sealed their Rio […]

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Ronaldo Portugal 2016

Even Without Ronaldo Portugal Dashes France’s Dream of Third Major Football Win at Home

 July 11, 2016   R K Gupta

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The setting was perfect as more than 80000 spectators took their seats at Saint-Denis’ Stade de France just outside Paris. They keenly awaited the start of 2016 Euro Cup final between France and Portugal. The excitement was palpable even without the match having begun. Though the French constituted the majority of viewers, there were large […]

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Final EURO2016

France Looking for another Major Win on Home Turf As Portugal Aim For Tryst with History

 July 9, 2016   R K Gupta

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The global betting market is going crazy ahead of the France-Portugal Euro Cup final on Sunday. If one goes by history, a French victory looks like the most probable outcome. But past performances and historical results become meaningless in the face of field performance on the day of the match. Yet, you cannot stop people […]

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Germans Head Home

French Delight at Marseille as Disappointed Germans Head Home after Losing the Semifinals

 July 8, 2016   R K Gupta

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Out of nearly 95 minutes of regulation and injury time, Germany had the ball with them for a total of 62 minutes. But the 65% ball possession proved of no avail to them against the hosts, who fought hard. Germany had their chances but missed them. In a match that gave an impression of balance […]

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Final Of Euro 2016

Super(Griez)mann Takes France into the Final Of Euro 2016

 July 8, 2016   Vishal Pandey

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As it is said that Football is a game of uncertainty and also football is very cruel, both the saying came true yesterday at the semi-final of Euro 2016 between host France and Germany. Germany who were the better side, who dominated almost 65% of the possession, But were punished for 2 mistakes as 2 […]

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iceland dream

Dream Run Comes to a End – Iceland out of Euro 2016

 July 4, 2016   Vishal Pandey

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Iceland crashed out of the Euro 2016 after a 5-2 Thrashing by France.Two goals from Olivier Giroud and one apiece from Dimitri Payet, Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann were enough to secure a stress-free victory, with Kolbeinn Sigthorsson and Birkir Bjarnason replying for Iceland. The French had an excellent First half in which they put […]

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Euro 2016 Match Preview – France Vs Iceland

 July 3, 2016   Vishal Pandey

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It’s David vs Goliath at Stade de France Tonight. It’s time for France Vs Iceland in the Quarter Final of the Euro 2016.France who are a clear favorite to win this tie will be wary of this Iceland side who have shown an immense grit and determination to qualify for the Quarters. Iceland who put a […]

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France opened the door of the European Championship quarter-finals

 June 26, 2016   kridangan

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Full-time: France 2-1 Republic of Ireland, Ireland led from a third-minute Robbie Brady penalty.France fight back in last 10 minutes of the match. Match reactions https://twitter.com/LilVevel/status/747093696110268416 Wonderful irish fans & @FAIreland Thanks for your fantastic spirit. Come back when you want ! #Euro2016 #FRAIRL pic.twitter.com/2NYaR2k246 — FC Girondins de Bordeaux (@girondins) June 26, 2016 https://twitter.com/ThibLtg/status/747091440480698368

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Dimitri Payet

Dimitri Payet Wins the Day for France in 2016 Euro Curtain Raiser at Saint-Denis

 June 11, 2016   R K Gupta

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He came weeping off the field with one minute left for the match and made way for Moussa Sissoko in the injury time. But Dimitri Payet had done his job. The playmaker was all over the field in France’s opening match against Romania. Much before his 89th minute left-footed curler from 25 meters gave the […]

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