social icon Follow Us:

social icon social icon social icon social icon social icon social icon social icon social icon

Spanish Sports Spanish Sports

Patrocina Transporte News Radio

Last hour sports news and information from the world of sport






Technology beating romanticism at Tour de France | Sports  The Oakland Press

ALBI, France (AP) — With all the technology stacked against them, the six breakaway riders at the Tour de France had no hope of making it to the finish without.

The Sports Report: U.S. survives tough match against France  Los Angeles Times

Megan Rapinoe scores twice in 2-1 victory over World Cup host country's team.

Pardon his French, it was a tough day for Thibaut Pinot at the Tour de France  ESPN

A Frenchman hasn't won a Tour de France in 34 years, it's early but Thibaut Pinot -- considered France's best hope -- is headed in the wrong direction.

Women’s World Cup Preview: United States vs. France  The New York Times

The United States faces France, the tournament host, in a highly anticipated World Cup quarterfinal on Friday. The winner will play England on Tuesday; the ...

2019 Tour de France: Stage 10 extended highlights  NBC Sports - Misc.

Check out the highlights from Stage 10 of the 2019 Tour de France, including the exciting photo finish.

Tuesday's Sports Digest: Italy's Viviani wins fourth stage of Tour de France  Press Herald

CYCLING. Italian rider Elia Viviani claimed his first career stage win on the Tour de France after storming a bunch sprint on Tuesday. Viviani was ideally set up ...

Thomas blowing in the wind at Tour de France  Longview Daily News

ALBI, France — Geraint Thomas and his teammates don't need a mountain to deliver a hammer blow on their rivals at the Tour de France.

US fans in France shout '(expletive) Trump' during Fox News World Cup report  USA TODAY

Fox News' live report from a bar full of U.S. fans in Lyon didn't go as expected.

French police arrest 282 in unrest after Algeria football win  RFI English

Police arrested 282 people around France in unrest on the margins of celebrations of the Algerian football team's Africa Cup of Nations victory on Sunday ...

Iowa City Jingle Cross champ wins Tour de France 10th stage  The Gazette

IOWA CITY — Before winning the 10th stage of the Tour de France on Monday, cycling phenom Wout van Aert was a regular participant in the World Cup of ...

2019 Tour de France: Nairo Quintana involved in Stage 11 crash  NBC Sports - Misc.

Multiple riders, including Nairo Quintana, were forced to try and catch up to the main group of riders after being involved in a high-speed crash.

Pinot, Alaphilippe boost French hopes at Tour de France  Longview Daily News

SAINT-ETIENNE, France — As their country prepares to celebrate Bastille Day, Julian Alaphilippe and Thibaut Pinot were in the mood for fireworks a day in ...

In Women’s World Cup Origin Story, Fact and Fiction Blur  The New York Times

FIFA recognizes a France-Netherlands encounter in 1971 as the first women's international match. It was no such thing, but that doesn't diminish the women who ...

French Alps: An outdoor sports paradise  USA TODAY

Chamonix, France: An outdoor sports paradise in the French Alps.

2019 Tour de France: Stage 11 extended highlights  NBC Sports - Misc.

Take a look at all the highlights from Stage 11 of the 2019 Tour de France, including a thrilling photo finish and a crash involving Nairo Quintana.

Tour de France stage 10: Britain's Geraint Thomas part of breakaway  BBC Sport

Britain's Geraint Thomas fifth overall as stage 10 of the 2019 Tour De France travels from Saint-Flour to Albi.

Tour de France 2019: Updated results, stage winners, schedule, race leaders  CBS Sports

Keep track of the annual Grand Tour with a full rundown of stage winners and race leaders.

Sheep shearing is a sport! France hosts world championship for first time  RFI English

The French women's football team may be out of the World Cup, and will not be playing in Sunday's final, but France will be in another championship this ...

Martin stays ninth overall in Tour de France  The Irish Times

Irish rider returns to scene of his first stage win on Thursday.

French MPs call for Tour de France to join Unesco list  RFI English

A group of French MPs has said the Tour de France should be added to Unesco's intangible cultural heritage list. It comes as home enthusiasm for the world's ...

Saturday's Sports Digest: Celtics agree to four-year deal with second-round pick Edwards  Press Herald

BASKETBALL. The Boston Celtics and 33rd overall draft pick Carsen Edwards agreed to a four-year contract that guarantees him $4.5 million, according to ...

Mountain biker soars over Tour de France riders in daring jump  KTRK-TV

The mountain biker had his camera rolling as he used a ramp to jump across a road at the exact moment riders passed under him.

Better early than never: U.S.-France is a World Cup quarterfinal with big-time stakes  The Washington Post

REIMS, France — By Saturday, the Women's World Cup will have been winnowed from 24 teams to four. And either France, the host nation, or the United States, ...

Tour de France odds, predictions 2019: Proven cycling expert locks in top picks, best bets, biggest surprises  CBS Sports

Gene Menez has his finger on the pulse of this year's Tour de France field.

Corinne Diacre and the Game of Her Life  The New York Times

France's coach has given decades to soccer as a player and pioneer, and she has spent the last two years building a World Cup contender. Is her reward — and ...

France star Griezmann joins Barcelona from Atletico

Barcelona says France forward Antoine Griezmann has agreed to join the Spanish champions after it paid his buyout clause to free him from rival Atletico ...

Watching Fans as They Watch the U.S. Beat France in a Tense World Cup Quarterfinal  The New York Times

The quarterfinal between the United States and France was perhaps the most highly anticipated game of the Women's World Cup. As the defending champion, ...

Lyon’s championship soccer club is a model of gender equity and a vision for women’s sports  The Washington Post

LYON, France — The first sensation upon entering the Olympique Lyonnais Museum is the nose-tickling scent of freshly trimmed grass. It's not the power of ...

Michel Platini Is Detained in France Over Qatar World Cup Vote  The New York Times

PARIS — Investigators in France detained Michel Platini, the former European soccer federation president, on Tuesday to question him about the awarding of ...

Sports on TV Thursday in South Florida: Tour de France heats up with first mountain stage  Sun Sentinel

What sports fans can watch on TV and listen to on the radio in South Florida on July 11 and a few days after. The Tour de France enters one of its can't-miss ...

2019 Tour de France: Best calls of first week from Phil Liggett, Bob Roll  NBC Sports - Misc.

Relive all the best calls from commentators Phil Liggett and Bob Roll during the first 10 stages of the 2019 Tour de France.

Sports on TV, channels, radio listings for July 8-14: Wimbledon, MLB, NBA Summer League, Tour de France and more  OregonLive

The following is a glance at sports on TV, including channels, radio listings and game times for local games and national sporting events for July 8-14, 2019.

It's on: The World Cup clash between the U.S. and France  The Oakland Press

PARIS (AP) — It wasn't just the fans who were looking forward to a quarterfinal clash between France and the defending champion United States at the Women's ...

Sports bar patrons in France ruin Fox News segment by loudly chanting ‘F*ck Trump’ after US wins World Cup  AlterNet

World Cup viewers at a bar in Lyon, France on Sunday marred a Fox News segment by chanting profanities at President Donald Trump. Fox News cut to the ...

Where's FIFA? Failing to promote a fun, high-quality Women's World Cup, that's where  Yahoo Sports

The FIFA Women's World Cup isn't failing because of a lack of marketing. It's succeeding in spite of it. And that may be the most frustrating part.

France Gets Big World Cup Assists From Video Review  The New York Times

The home team, which finished round-robin play with a 3-0 record, benefited twice from the Video Assistant Referee system in a 1-0 win Monday over Nigeria.

World Cup: French Embassy promotes unity at US-France watch party  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON — At a World Cup party at the French Embassy in Washington, DC, you would expect to see everyone cheering for France as it took on the ...

Axios Sports - June 28, 2019  Axios

Good morning! Before we get started, allow me to blow your mind. This weekend, MLB's first-ever games in London will feature two teams with winning records: ...

France moves on with 2-1 victory over Brazil on Amandine Henry’s goal in extra time  The Washington Post

By Liz Clarke in Le Havre, France. They were singing when they disembarked from Brazil's team bus for Sunday's match against France, a place in the ...

As Tour de France begins, the Walton family wants to kick-start U.S. cycling  The Washington Post

When Lance Armstrong cruised to his seventh victory in the Tour de France in 2005, television ratings in the United States were at an all-time high, averaging ...

At World Cup, U.S. Team’s Pride Is Felt by Others, Too  The New York Times

The United States women's team has been a source of inspiration to L.G.B.T. soccer players in France, who say they do not enjoy the same freedom to be ...

Soccer! U.S.-France is the match everyone was waiting for - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

This is the matchup everyone had circled on their calendar when the draw was announced in December.

Aiming high: Altitude is the acid test at Tour de France  The Daily Jeffersonian

PARIS — With each crank of their pedals, riders on the Tour de France will climb ever-higher into the unknown. For the first time in its 116-year history, the race ...

Groenewegen sprints to victory in Stage 7 of Tour de France  Lewiston Morning Tribune

CHALON-SUR-SAONE, France — Less than a week ago in Brussels, Dylan Groenewegen sat dejected in the middle of a road, his body language oozing ...

Bevin withdraws from Tour de France with broken ribs

Patrick Bevin of New Zealand has withdrawn from the Tour de France ahead of the sixth stage after breaking two ribs in a crash.

Breaking the silence: Germany urges victims of sex abuse in sport to speak out  FRANCE 24

A federal commission looking into sex abuse in Germany has launched a media appeal for victims to come forward. At present, very few victims from the world of ...

Barcelona says it has signed France forward Antoine Griezmann

Barcelona says it has signed France forward Antoine Griezmann.

Cycling’s new generation ready to deliver at Tour de France  Record-Courier

BRUSSELS (AP) — No matter who wins, this year's Tour de France will see a changing of the guard. And if the names of Wout Van Aert, Kasper Asgreen, Enric ...

Ain't no mountain high enough for Geraint Thomas at Tour de France  ESPN

He's had poor buildup. He's too old. His teammate is a better climber. He's a one-hit wonder. These were the doubts directed at Geraint Thomas, the defending ...

Is this the cleanest Tour de France . . . ever? Fingers crossed  The Irish Times

Our belief in the riders is returning, but the next doping scandal may be around the corner.

2019 Tour de France: Lance Armstrong breaks down first 10 stages  Yahoo Sports

Lance Armstrong analyzes the first 10 stages of the 2019 Tour de France, including why he's so high on Geraint Thomas.

Kieran Trippier: Tottenham right-back joins Atletico Madrid for £20m  BBC Sport

England right-back Kieran Trippier completes a three-year £20m move Spanish side Atletico Madrid from Tottenham.

U.S. Might Be the World Cup’s Best Team. It Is Definitely the Best Draw.  The New York Times

Fans have flocked to games featuring the U.S. women's team at the World Cup, to the delight of cities fortunate enough to host them.

Tour de France 2019: De Buyst crashed into a ditch after being elbowed  The South African

Jasper De Buyst became acquainted with a ditch on Stage 11 of the Tour de France after being elbowed. But that crash actually makes Caleb Ewan's win more ...

Everything to know about the 2019 Tour de France

Cycling's biggest event is here once again for the running of the 2019 Tour de France. The 21-stage competition runs throughout the month of July.

Mike Teunissen opens Tour de France with unexpected stage victory - Los Angeles Times  Los Angeles Times

Apart from the celebrations of Eddy Merckx's first victory at the Tour de France half a century ago, nothing went according to plans on the race opening day.

Teuns wins Tour de France Stage 6, Ciccone takes race lead  The Trentonian

CHAMPAGNEY, France (AP) — Two Tour de France rookies stole the show on the first mountain stage, with Dylan Teuns of Belgium winning Stage 6 and Giulio ...

France to try former IAAF boss Diack and his son  The Associated Press

PARIS (AP) — Lamine Diack, once one of the most influential men in Olympic sport, has been ordered to stand trial in France for his alleged role in a system of ...

2019 Tour de France preview: Contenders, key stages, surprises  NBC Sports - Misc.

Steve Schlanger and Bob Roll break down the keys to the 2019 Tour de France including the biggest storylines and contenders.

Italian cyclist impaled by 2-foot-long piece of wood during Belgium track race  USA TODAY

Italian cyclist Lorenzo Gobbo was rushed to the hospital last Friday after his bike crashed at a Belgium race track and a sharp piece of wood pierced his body.

The Women's World Cup final isn't the only big game this weekend. Keep your eyes on Wimbledon, the Tour De France and MLB  CNN International

Sports takes on a global feel this weekend. Here's your guide to the weekend's biggest sports events.

Tour De France Diary: 'It's the calm before the storm because we will be on the attack again this week'

Our rest-day hotel is literally at the finish of yesterday's stage which meant that we had no transfer at all last night and our rest day began as soon as we got here.

Shops looted, woman dead in France after Algeria football win  Yahoo Sports

Shops in central Paris were looted and a woman was killed in a high-speed car crash in southern France in what the government slammed Friday as ...

Women's World Cup 2019: All the goals as hosts France lose to champions USA  BBC Sport

Watch the best bits from a physical game as hosts France go out of the Women's World Cup to 2015 champions the USA, Megan Rapinoe scoring twice in a 2-1 ...

Technology adds new elements to Tour de France  Times Herald-Record

Phil Liggett remembers the early days of Tour de France coverage in the United States, which would involve him traveling to Paris at the end of a stage, ...

Trump Criticizes Megan Rapinoe Over Refusal to Visit White House  The New York Times

PARIS — Megan Rapinoe was still sweating through her uniform on Monday night, moments after scoring two goals for the United States women's soccer team, ...

Tour de France: Thomas makes inroads as Van Aert takes stage 10  The Irish Times

Crosswinds cause chaos in peloton as Dan Martin moves up to ninth-place overall.

Video replay causes more controversy at Women’s World Cup as France tops Nigeria 1-0  New York Daily News

France should have dispatched Nigeria with ease in their group stage matchup without needing a controversial call to bail them out. But they got one from the ...

China Sports Zhibo to Stream Le Tour, ManU Signs With Konami  SportTechie

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 – A roundup of some of the key sports technology stories you need to know, including SportTechie's own *content* and stories from ...

Saturday's Sports Digest: Sea Dogs' winning streak ends at six  Press Herald

BASEBALL. The Portland Sea Dogs' six-game winning streak crashed to an end Saturday night when the New Hampshire Fisher Cats scored seven runs in the ...

A Look at 5 Key Tour De France Stages  U.S. News & World Report

PARIS (AP) — With seven mountain stages and five summit finishes, including three above 2000 meters, this year's Tour de France is the highest in the history of ...

U.S. fans chant ‘Equal Pay!’ in Paris streets on the way to World Cup quarterfinal  The Washington Post

American fans have descended on Paris for Friday's quarterfinal match with host nation France, helping to stop traffic in the process.

HEALTH AND FITNESS: Sports physiology in the Tour de France  Aiken Standard

This weekend marks the start of the 2019 Tour de France. This year, the race covers over 2100 miles in 21 days of racing, comprised of team and individual time.

Why Belgium loves the Tour de France most of all  SB Nation

Belgium claims to be the most cycling-obsessed country in the world, which says a lot about Belgium. This year, it is hosting the Grand Départ of the Tour de ...

Lawson Craddock's ride continues after Tour de France crash  Houston Chronicle

Houston native Lawson Craddock had planned to be riding in the Tour de France with his ER Education First teammates and helping them make the podium in ...

Sports on TV, channels, radio listings for July 1-7: Women's World Cup, Gold Cup, Wimbledon, Tour de France and more  OregonLive

The 2019 Women's World Cup in France wraps up with semifinal matches, the third place match and the final. Meanwhile, Wimbledon and Tour de France get ...

Football gossip: Maguire, Neymar, Bale, Bruce, Fernandes, Alderweireld  BBC Sport

Leicester City have promised England centre-back Harry Maguire, 26, he can leave if Manchester United or Manchester City eclipse the £75m Liverpool paid for ...

Ahead of World Cup Semifinal, Clock Is Already Ticking on U.S.  The New York Times

Europe's rise as a women's soccer power has been on full display in France. Its teams are not going away.

South Africa’s Daryl Impey wins Stage 9; France’s Julian Alaphilippe maintains overall lead  The Boston Globe

Daryl Impey led a group of riders who broke away from the pack as the race's top contenders elected to take it easy for a day.

Bardet shameful but revengeful after Tour de France blow  Times of India

More sports News: Romain Bardet was aiming at no less than overall victory on the Tour de France, but after only six stages the Frenchman has been left ...

Tour de France: Jumbo-Visma rider George Bennett rules out stage hunting

New Zealand's wait for a maiden individual stage win at the Tour de France looks set to continue. Despite sliding down the general classification standings, ...

Your Must-See Sports Headlines for Today, June 29

Welcome to the roundup of must-see sports headlines from Friday, highlighted by Megan Rapinoe propelling the U.S. Women's Soccer Team to an epic World ...

PHOTOS: USA vs. France | Sports  WSMV Nashville

A New York City native and a graduate of the Mizzou School of Journalism, Ethan joined the WSMV Digital Team in June 2019. Send Ethan story ideas, food ...

USWNT can't wait to face France in a match worthy of a final  Yahoo Sports

PARIS — This is where the most anticipated match of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup will go down. Not in Lyon, France's third-largest city and the site of both ...

France woo Australian teen track star Zhoya - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Be it sprinting, hurdling or pole vaulting, Sasha Zhoya has a natural athletic ability that has seen the Australian teenager wooed by France. Born in Perth to a ...

Tuesday’s Hot Clicks: Bike Race Down Glacier Leads to Massive Chain-Reaction Crash  Sports Illustrated

There's a reason why they call it the “Mountain of Hell.”

Ligue 1: Paris Saint-Germain sign France U-21 defender Abdou Diallo from Borussia Dortmund on five-year...  Firstpost

Paris Saint-Germain have signed France under-21 international defender Abdou Diallo from Borussia Dortmund on a five-year deal, the French champions ...

At Tour de France, a beacon of hope for fire-damaged Notre Dame  The Seattle Times

REIMS, France (AP) — On quiet days at the Tour de France, when even the commentators on French TV talk about the boredom of flat, long, meandering stages ...

Tour de France: Nicolas Roche’s bold bid falls short in Brioude  The Irish Times

Irish rider finishes sixth behind Daryl Impey after threatening a maiden stage victory.

Sports Burst - Rapinoe Faces France and Fury  beIN SPORTS USA

USWNT star Megan Rapinoe lights fuse on presidential fight against Donald Trump as promised Women's World Cup circus against France comes to town.

US men’s soccer team following American women in France

After failing to qualify for their World Cup last year, the U.S. men's soccer team is following the American women in France as their World Cup.

Women's World Cup: Record-breaking feats, empty seats -- the story so far  CNN

The group stages have concluded, to the knockout stages we go.

Why isn’t there a women’s equivalent of the Tour de France?  Stylist Magazine

“Lack of funding” isn't a good enough excuse for not holding a women's Tour de France race, which is why these female cyclists are campaigning for change.

Inside NBC's Tour de France television broadcast  VeloNews

This feature story appeared in the January print issue of VeloNews magazine. After the story went to press the cycling world learned of the tragic passing of ...

Photos: In chasing Tour de France, a photographer finds her voice  MPR News

I first saw the Tour de France on an old TV through a shop window in Paris. Standing in the rain, my husband and I watched the cyclists slice through the storm ...

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton cruises to victory in France  Deutsche Welle

Lewis Hamilton won from pole to flag in France to extend his lead in the F1 driver's championship. It was an uneventful race that saw Hamilton's teammate ...

Ligue 1: France World Cup-winner Adil Rami left out of Marseille squad for pre-season United States tour  Firstpost

The episode was broadcast on 29 June but recorded late last season, at a time when Rami claimed he was injured and was missing training under former coach ...

England, France advance to quarterfinals in Women's World Cup soccer  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

England defeated Cameroon, 3-0, Sunday to set up a quarterfinal meeting with Norway in the Women's World Cup, but twice the match in Valenciennes, France, ...

What’s happened to Alex Morgan?  Yahoo Sports

She scored five goals in the U.S.'s Women's World Cup opener, but has been quiet since. The U.S. will need her against France on Friday.