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RFI France

A weekly programme focusing on the world of sport.

A weekly programme focusing on the world of sport.
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Paris, France

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RFI France

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A weekly programme focusing on the world of sport.

Twitter:

@RFI_English

Language:

English

Contact:

116, Avenue du Président Kennedy Paris, France 1 5640 1212 / 2907


Episodes

Looking back at this year's Roland Garros French Open

6/15/2018
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In Sports Insight Jan van der Made looks back, not at football, but at the most famous tennis tournament in France - the Roland Garros French Open.

Duration:00:09:26

What now for Arsenal as Emery takes charge?

5/24/2018
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In this week's sports insight, Rfi's Paul Myers looks at the appointment of the Spaniard Unai Emery as the new manager of Arsenal.

Duration:00:11:41

Manchester City break Premier League points record

5/11/2018
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In this week's Sports Insight, Paul Myers takes stock of Manchester City's record breaking feats in the English Premier League.

Duration:00:11:52

How realistic are PSG's Champion's League ambitions?

4/20/2018
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RFI's Paul Myers looks at Paris St Germain's ambitions in the Champion's League

Duration:00:12:48

Champions League semis: Madrid v Bayern; Liverpool v Roma

4/13/2018
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The Champions League semi-finals will pit holders Real Madrid against Bayern Munich while Liverpool will take on Roma. The winners of those ties will meet in Kiev on 26 May.

Duration:00:11:15

Cheating stains Australia's losses in South Africa

4/6/2018
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Three Australian cricketers including skipper Steve Smith were banned from the international game for their roles in a ball-tampering plot during the third Test against South Africa. The skulduggery overshadowed the host's first home series win over the Australians since 1970.

Duration:00:12:17

Innovating at the French Open

3/23/2018
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In this week's Sports Insight, RFI's Paul Myers looks into innovation at this year's French Open.

Duration:00:10:04

Champions League gets down to the last eight

3/17/2018
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After the thrills and spills of the second leg clashes in the last 16, the 2017/2018 Champions League approaches the business end of the competition.

Duration:00:09:58

PSG fluff Champions League test

3/9/2018
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For the second season running, PSG failed to progress past the last 16 of the Uefa Champions League. Sports Insight presenter Paul Myers looks at the options for the club with RFI's roving reporter Andy May.

Duration:00:10:23

Federer reclaims top spot at 36

3/2/2018
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A few weeks after winning his 20th Grand Slam trophy at the Australian Open, Roger Federer returned to number one in the men's rankings following his quarter-final victory at the Rotterdam tournament. At 36 years and 195 days, he is the oldest man to head the ATP lists since they were computerised in Augst 1973.

Duration:00:09:50

Under the bonnet of this year's Six Nations rugby tournament

2/16/2018
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In this week's Sports Insight Paul Myers looks at the European Six Nations rugby tournament and the woes of south Africa's national side which is awaiting the appointment of a new head coach.

Duration:00:09:54

Wozniacki beats Halep to reign in Australia

2/9/2018
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After two defeats in Grand Slam finals, it was third time lucky for Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki. She claimed her first major with a gutsy three set win over the top seed Simona Halep in the Australian Open final. Wozniacki also rose to world number one for the third time in her career.

Duration:00:10:02

Federer claims 20th Grand Slam crown

2/1/2018
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Nearly 15 years after his first major at Wimbledon, Roger Federer won his 20th title by beating Marin Cilic in the final of the Australian Open. It was a record equalling sixth triumph in Melbourne to add to his eight Wimbledon titles, five US Opens and one French Open. Unsurprisingly, the 36-year-old says there are no plans to retire.

Duration:00:11:08

What Pep Guardiola is bringing to Man City

1/25/2018
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Paul Mayer looks at Pep Guardiola's carreer with Man City to date and asks what next.

Duration:00:10:09

Nice one, Cyrille

1/19/2018
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The unexpected death of Cyrille Regis at the age of 59 unleashed tributes from the world of British football and campaigners for equality. He plied his trade at a time when black professional footballers were rare and racial abuse from the terraces was prevalent. In his pomp, he scored goals of savage beauty. Off the field his grace was legendary.

Duration:00:10:05

Mother Serena misses Australian Open

1/12/2018
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Serena Williams won the 2017 Australian Open while she was pregnant. Four months after the birth of her first child, she says she will not defend her crown. The 36-year-old conceded she is unable to reach the necessary levels to win a 24th singles title.

Duration:00:11:35

What happened in tennis world in 2017?

12/29/2017
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Paul Myers looks back at what happened in tennis in 2017.

Duration:00:09:29

Manchester City on wonder roll

12/22/2017
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Pep Guardiola's Manchester City have set Premier League records in their irresistible rise to the top of the division. The expensively assembled side are already being hailed as champions after surging into an 11 point lead with less than half the season completed.

Duration:00:12:34

Europe's elite discover their fate in Champions League last 16

12/15/2017
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The draw for the last 16 of the Uefa Champions League threw up some mouthwatering ties. Big spending Paris Saint-Germain will face holders Real Madrid while Barcelona will play Chelsea. Pep Guardiola's Manchester City will take on FC Basel.

Duration:00:10:21

Big guns await draw for Champions League knockout stages

12/8/2017
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Teams such as Paris Saint-Germain, Barcelona, Juventus and holders Real Madrid will learn their fate on Monday when the draw is made for the last 16 of the Champions League. There are a record five English clubs in the hat but only one of them - Manchester City - is considered to have a good chance of lifting the trophy.

Duration:00:12:38