Tag Archives: france

  • Picture Of The Day: I Think You’re Going To Need A Bigger Bowl

    Picture Of The Day: I Think You’re Going To Need A Bigger Bowl

    Raphael Biagini took ten minutes to reel in this monster during a fishing trip in France.  At 30 pounds, it is believed to be the largest koi carp ever caught.  Once Raphael took some time to catch his breath and take a picture with his catch, he was forced to release the giant gold fish.  […]

  • Incredible Pass Leads To Great Soccer Goal

    Incredible Pass Leads To Great Soccer Goal

    With the English Premier League well under way, and the Italian Serie A and Spanish La Liga set to kick off this weekend, the eyes of football fans will likely be fixated on those leagues.  But for a few seconds, it is the French Ligue 2 that has many people talking after this brilliant goal […]

  • Italian And French Football Clubs Brawl During Not-So-Friendly Friendly

    Italian And French Football Clubs Brawl During Not-So-Friendly Friendly

    The Italians and the French have never seemed to enjoy each others’ company on the soccer pitch, and that was evident once again when Sardinia’s Cagliari took on Corsica’s Bastia in what was supposed to be a friendly match on Wednesday.  Instead, it turned out to be anything but friendly as the teams from the […]

  • Are These Zidane Inspired Commercials Really To Violent For TV?

    Are These Zidane Inspired Commercials Really To Violent For TV?

    Four years ago in Germany, French captain Zinedine Zidane was penalized for headbutting Italian defender Marco Materazzi during extra time of the 2006 World Cup final.  Zidane would be sent off the pitch with a straight red card, Italy would win in a shootout, and the image of his head driving into the chest of […]

  • Ankle’s Aren’t Supposed To Bend That Way! (Video)

    Ankle’s Aren’t Supposed To Bend That Way! (Video)

    The French are not particulairly known for their hockey skills, and perhaps this is why. Playing in a relegation match-up against Kazakhstan (seems like quite the epic battle, doesn’t it?) at the IIHF World Championships, France’s Yorick Treille went crashing into the end-boards feet first, causing his ankle to bend in a rather uncomfortable fashion.  […]

  • French Skiier Marion Rolland Is Just Embarrassing (Video)

    French Skiier Marion Rolland Is Just Embarrassing (Video)

    Just when we thought Shaq had won the award for most embarrassing moment of the week, along came French skier Marion Rolland to steal the spotlight. It is no secret that the sport of alpine skiing can be quite dangerous at times, as competitors are always at risk to experience rather disastrous tumbles down the […]

  • Zinedine Zidane’s Unbelievable Pool Shot

    Zinedine Zidane’s Unbelievable Pool Shot

    Total Pro Sports – Made famous for his great work on the soccer pitch (and who can forget the popular headbutt from the 2006 World Cup), Zinedine Zidane is apparently a multi-sport talent.  That is of course if you consider billiards to be sports. Video cameras caught up with the former French international as he […]

  • Balls Fly During Naked Mens Rugby Match

    Balls Fly During Naked Mens Rugby Match

    Total Pro Sports – This was likely the most awkward scrum ever witnessed in a rugby match.  With the two hookers kicking away, hopefully the only ball to take a cleat was the one used to play the game. The nude rugby international, which takes place each year in Dunedin, New Zealand as a celebration […]

  • Six Nations Rugby 2009: Biggest Hits

    Six Nations Rugby 2009: Biggest Hits

    Total Pro Sports- For those of you who don’t know, one of the biggest Rugby tournaments in the world just wrapped up this past week.  The Six Nations Rugby tournament is annual event and this year team Ireland was the winner.  The other nations which take part in the tournament are: Italy, France, England, Wales […]