The two-time World Cup winner Anouck Jaubert set the second best time in the specialty, on the first round of qualifying for the Olympic combined. Julia Chanourdie is 8th before the boulder and the difficulty. To launch his Olympics, Anouck Jaubert hoped to imitate the blue climber Bassa Mawem and achieve the first Olympic speed record in these qualifications. The double World Cup winner did not go far, with the second best time of the day (7”12), to overcome this 15-meter wall, behind the Polish Aleksandra Miroslaw who fell below the six mark. seconds (6”97), very close to equalizing his world record (6’96). Good operation for Julia Chanourdie, who improved her personal speed record twice, with a time of 8”17, taking 8th place in this first test before bouldering and difficulty, two specialties where she is more ‘easy. As a reminder, the classification in each event is multiplied to obtain a score, the lowest score wins the event. If a climber finishes 1st in speed, 4th in bouldering and 2nd in difficulty, the score is: 1x4x2 = 8 points. The top 8 qualified for the final on Friday. read also Program and results of the climbing at the Olympics

Alaïs Kalonji performed well (295.90 points) in the 10m springboard qualifiers. She qualifies for the semi-final next night (3:00 am)

After being reasonable for several summers in a row, PSG are said to have a budget of 200-250 million euros. Something to have fun … PSG are very active in each transfer window, whether during the offseason or during the winter transfer windows. But for several seasons, the Parisian club has not spent crazy sums on the market. During the summer of 2020, PSG spent only 50 million euros to exercise the option to buy Mauro Icardi. Stade Rennais, as a comparison

Frenchwoman Alaïs Kalonji, fourteenth in the 10-meter diving qualifications on Wednesday, qualified for the semi-finals, which will take place on Thursday (3 hours).

Dutch AZ Alkmaar goalkeeper Marco Bizot has signed a three-year contract for Brest.

Three Wallabies players (Marika Koroibete, Pone Fa’amausili and Isi Naisarani) were excluded from the selection before the first match of the Bledisloe Cup this Saturday in New Zealand, after a night a little too drunk.

Rayan Helal finished second in her draft race and is therefore eliminated from the individual speed. Sébastien Vigier will be the only Frenchman in the round of 16 this Wednesday (from 11:13 am).

Mathilde Gros qualified this Wednesday for the quarter-finals of the keirin at the Tokyo Olympics after having secured the repechage. Coralie Demay, she is already eliminated.

The only player not to concede a bogey in this first day of the Olympic tournament in Tokyo, Madelene Sagstrom takes the lead alone with a card of 66 (-5). The French Perrine Delacour started well with a 70 (-1), synonymous with 16th place, while Céline Boutier was 41st to 2.

BASKET – The three-time NBA champion has signed a new 4-year contract with the Warriors

If Rayan Helal will have to compete in the speed repechage this Wednesday (at 10:40 am), Sébastien Vigier qualified for the round of 16 (from 11:13 am).

Engaged in keirin, Coralie Demay and Mathilde Gros failed to qualify directly for the quarter-finals.

CVC Capital Partners has spent 2.7 billion euros to acquire 10% of the capital of Spanish La Liga.

This new day in Tokyo was marked by the entry into the running of Kevin Mayer. Injured, the decathlete did not start in the best conditions.

Spanish basketball player Pau Gasol and Italian swimmer Federica Pellegrini, who have just lived in Tokyo for their fifth and last Olympic Games, are among the four athletes elected Wednesday to the Athletes’ Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

The title was won by Britons Hannah Mills and Eilidh McIntyre ahead of Poles Agnieszka Skrzypulec and Jolanta Ogar. With this 3rd place, Camille Lecointre and Aloïse Retornaz bring France its 25th medal of these Olympics.

Camille Lecointre and Aloïse Retornaz won the bronze medal this Wednesday in 470, at the end of the medal race. The post-regatta was marked by a protest – ultimately rejected – from the French clan to recover the gold obtained in confusion by the British.

CHRONIC. Biles, Agbegnenou, Jacobs? Three athletes and three ways of understanding sports competition with its joys and dramas.

Australian rugby players and footballers were drunk and caused incidents during their return flight from the Tokyo Olympics last Thursday. The Australian Olympic Committee regretted this behavior