American triumphs in Paris-Nice race

Victory must have been so sweet for the American Bobby Julich who held on to his lead to win the Paris-Nice race in 22 hours 32 minutes and 13 seconds, a full 10 minutes ahead of the Spaniard Alejandro Valverde.Read more

Ski season starts this weekend

For ski enthusiasts the region’s main ski resorts at Auron, Isola 2000 and La Foux d’Allos are due to open their ski slopes from this Saturday.Read more

AS Monaco on its way to UEFA success

Against the odds, Monaco’s national football team look like they might just repeat their 2004 UEFA Champions League success as they beat the Spanish side, RC Deportivo La Coruña, 5 –1 last night.Read more