Tennis star Serena Williams has become the oldest woman to be ranked number one in the world - aged 31. She's transformed her career since losing in the first round of last year's French Open.
The US Open tennis tournament begins on Monday. It's the final grand slam event of the year. Who are the contenders?
Today is the ninth day of the London 2012 Olympic Games. RFI's Paul Myers is there and here are his observations of the day's events.
Yannick Noah, a former French tennis player, is the most popular celebrity in France according to a poll.
Today is the eighth day of the London 2012 Olympic Games. RFI's Paul Myers is there and here are his observations of the day's events.
Five things we learned from day 7 at the Olympic Games.
Number 50 is a given renewed symbolism in this morning’s national newspapers as several publications post editorials and comments about 50 years of post-war Franco-German reconciliation and ...
In Europe it is a busy summer for sport.
Austerity is about to hit French civil servants. Reform will hit France's schools. Holiday-makers hit French roads. And there's drama in Avignon.
At the half-way point between the French Open tennis championships at Roland Garros and the English equivalent at Wimbledon, RFI explores the strengths of the top men and women in the game.