David Troadec, 15, has just been recruited in France cricket teama ball and bat sport, English cousin of baseball, very widespread in the world, but still rare in France.
» I discovered cricket in college. What I liked was the fair play and the good atmosphere “, explains the young Lucéen. David started practicing it at his school’s club, Le Loquidy, then at the Nantes Cricket Club. His coach then offered him to participate in the selections of the France U19 team, in August in Guernsey.
« I am happy with this experience, especially since I am the youngest « . » We were not selected, but it was very enriching to discover other cultures”says the young man, who is already thinking about next selections, in 2024.