Tag Archives: French

Mysterious ‘Cat-Fox’ Discovered in French Island Could Be New Species

Wildlife officials have discovered an unusual “cat-fox” on the French island of Corsica, and the mysterious animal, which was once thought to be a myth, may be a new species, experts say. The “cat-fox,” known as the “ghjattu-volpe” in Corsican, is longer than a domestic cat with larger ears, “highly developed” canine teeth, and a […]



Rafael Nadal begins Wimbledon preparations at the Mallorca Open after French Open break

Last weekend, Rafael Nadal won the French Open for an incredible 12th time and stated afterwards he would not play a grass court before arriving at Wimbledon. The 33-year-old has made a similar decision in the past few years and in 2018 he was able to reach the semi-finals at Wimbledon without tournament practice. But […]


The French cattle farmer who REALLY runs the European Union – revealed

As the president of the European People’s Party, Mr Daul has positioned himself as a driving force behind the Brussels-based political project, but the French cattle farmer and former MEP is an unknown outside the Belgian capital. The centre-right EPP is the EU’s largest political group, and is home to many of the bloc’s most […]


French holiday law could catch Britons out and result in huge fine – what is it?

France is the go-to for everyone from culture vultures, high-end fashion lovers, campers and those looking to tick off a mini-break in a weekend. Yet no matter how long the stay or what the reason, British tourists could end up getting caught out by one simple thing. While ordinarily they may listen to music to […]


Rafael Nadal's French Open win shows what's wrong with men's and women's tennis

Ash Barty became the ninth different female Grand Slam champion in the last 10 Grand Slams when she won the title on Saturday. Only world No.1 Naomi Osaka, who lost in the third round here, has won twice during this period. But for the men, the Big Three have won the last 10 titles dating […]


Rafael Nadal makes Wimbledon decision after winning French Open

Nadal won his 12th French Open title with victory over Dominic Thiem in the final. And attention now turns to the grass with Wimbledon getting underway on July 1. Beginning on Monday, the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart takes place then the following week ATP 500 events will be played at Queens and Halle. But speaking […]


Dominic Thiem sweetheart: Who is Kristina Mladenovic? French Open finalists dating

Thiem is on the hunt for his very first Grand Slam title having actually been beaten in the French Open last by Rafael Nadal 12 months earlier. Thiem beat Novak Djokovic on his method to the last this year in a five-set semi-final thriller. It’s a match that just completed on Saturday with Thiem asking […]