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Torch Relay Day 12: A Multi-sport Day in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques

Torch Relay Day 12: A Multi-sport Day in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques

The torch brought together many people to celebrate this symbolic date in the countdown, from Biarritz to Pau. Tony Estanguet, President of the Paris 2024 Organising Committee, visited his home region to take part in a collective relay in a kayak and also on a surfboard as athletes and para-athletes shared the torch.










Usyk beats Fury and makes history as undisputed heavyweight champion

Usyk beats Fury and makes history as undisputed heavyweight champion

The Ukrainian won a controversial decision over the Briton in Riyadh and unified the four world titles for the first time in 24 years. The Briton dominated the early stages of the fight, but Oleksandr Usyk set the pace and nearly sent him to the canvas in the ninth round. Tyson Fury is unsure whether he will accept a rematch, which could take place in October.



Van der Poel's journey: From mud to the road on his way to Paris 2024

Van der Poel's journey: From mud to the road on his way to Paris 2024

Dutchman Mathieu van der Poel, six-time cyclocross world champion, is undergoing a change at the highest level. His latest ambition is to add the Olympic gold medal in road cycling to the rainbow jersey he already wears in the same discipline. It would be the first time that anyone has ever achieved the triple crown.


Group A of the Men's Softball World Cup to be played from 12-16 June

Group A of the Men's Softball World Cup to be played from 12-16 June

Australia will open the competition in Hermosillo, Mexico against Venezuela. Immediately after the opening ceremony at the Fernando Ortiz Stadium, the hosts will take on the Czech Republic. The 2024 edition will feature 18 teams divided into three groups. The top two teams in each group will advance to the next stage.