Fox Sports Australia – 20 years after Didier Deschamps captained France to a World Cup glory, he’s traded in his boots for brogues and will coach France on the biggest stage in football.

Summary

  • 20 years after Didier Deschamps captained France to a World Cup glory, he’s traded in his boots for brogues and will coach France on the biggest stage in football.
  • France overcame Belgium 1-0 in a professional display which saw France well-organised and disciplined in defence to stymie the topscoring team of the World Cup so far.
  • Two sprint wins from three Tour de France road stages is an impressive return from any rider, let alone a 23-year old Tour debutant.
  • But Colombian rising star Fernando Gaviria again held off strong competition from cycling royalty Peter Sagan and Andre Greipel to earn his second win of the tour.
  • The PCB announced in June that a player had failed a doping test but refused to reveal the name of the team member or the charges they faced until a chemical report was completed, as per the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) regulations.


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