France takes American football gold, Germany with a silver medal
Invitation Sports

France takes American football gold, Germany with a silver medal

In the grand finale of the American football competition of The World Games 2017, the French bested their eastern neighbours to claim gold. Despite battling hard, Germany had to content itself with a silver medal and the runner-up title from this 10th edition of The World Games.

The final score saw France with a 14:6 advantage. In the third place match, Poland fell to the USA 14:7. American football was one of four invitational sports in this year’s Games, along with speedway racing, kick-boxing and indoor rowing.