Triple Winter Olympic medallist Heinz Kuttin has been announced as the new head coach of the French men's ski jumping squad.
Funding of €1.2 million (£1.05million/$1.32million) has been allocated to the Pole France de Voile in Marseille, to enable the renovation of the centre ahead of the Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
French doubles specialist Nicolas Mahut is targeting gold at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after confirming his intention to continue his career until at least 2021.
The draw for the 2023 Rugby World Cup will go ahead as scheduled in Paris in November, either by videoconference or in person, according to tournament managing director Claude Atcher.
Thierry Braillard, former Secretary of State for Sport in the French Government, has been appointed President of the French Sport Foundation.
The Tour de France looks certain to be postponed or cancelled after French President Emmanuel Macron said large cultural events will not take place until mid-July at the earliest.
Michel Hidalgo, who led France to their first major trophy at the 1984 European Championship, has died age 87.
The second round of voting to decide Paris' new Mayor will not go ahead this weekend as a result of a nationwide lockdown.
French sporting legends, Martin Fourcade and Renaud Lavillenie, have backed the stance of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the future of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics despite the threat from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Britain's heptathlon world champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson has criticised the difference in advice from the Government and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Overall World Para Snowboard World Cup champions have been crowned after the final event of the season in Norway was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
France’s President Emmanuel Macron has said the first round of voting in the country's municipal elections, which could have implications for the organisers of the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris, will go ahead as planned tomorrow.
France’s match against Ireland has become the latest Men's Six Nations fixture to be postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus outbreak.
France came out on top in the mixed team trap event to claim their first gold medal at the International Shooting Sport Federation Shotgun World Cup in Nicosia today.
France and Canada remain undefeated at the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation Paralympic qualification tournament after they each picked up two more wins.