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The Mercedes man needed to outscore his Ferrari rival by eight points in Austin to make sure of his fifth career driver’s championship. However, by delaying a second pit stop, the Silver Arrows allowed Vettel’s Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen to...
22/10/2018
A year and eight months after her last appearance in the World Cup, Stuhec is set to return to the elite competition in Alpine Skiing. The severe knee injury she suffered last October made her miss the 2018 Winter Olympics.   The 27-year-old from...
11/10/2018
Sebastian Vettel's title challenge is all but over after Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix yesterday to stand on the brink of a fifth Formula One crown yesterday.   The German could only manage sixth place after colliding with Red Bull's...
08/10/2018
Kimi Raikkonen was hardly in the mood to talk about why he’s leaving Ferrari next season. Speaking at a news conference ahead of Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix, he reverted to his typically monosyllabic and nonchalant style when asked about the...
14/09/2018
Formula One's new ‘halo’ head protection device saved Charles Leclerc from what might have been a potentially lethal impact. His Sauber car bore the scars instead, tyre marks showing where Fernando Alonso’s McLaren had bashed against the bodywork...
30/08/2018
A Kenilworth charity shop received a surprise when a former Formula 1 driver's racing suit was donated to them. Staff at the Scope charity shop in Talisman square opened a bag of donations and were shocked to find six-time Grand Prix winner Ralf...
20/08/2018
While men dominate the sports world by being paid more than women, there's one sport where women are dominating instead - alpine skiing.   A new report from the Internation Ski Federation found that its top-earning athlete is skier Mikaela...
02/08/2018
Sebastian Vettel has no hard feelings about Valtteri Bottas hitting him in Hungary, acknowledging the Mercedes driver had “no grip” as they battled over second place.   Bottas pitted on lap 16 of the Hungarian Grand Prix and his tyres were worn as...
31/07/2018
The Spaniard took part in the Le Mans 24 hour race in the break from Formula One competition and was part of the victorious Toyota team in the famous race.   "Motorsport has been revolutionised in recent years," he explained in his pre-race press...
26/06/2018
After several years on the Swiss C-team, 23-year-old Ian Gut and his team have decided to compete for Liechtenstein in future ski seasons. The creation of a new environment should breathe new life into the former Swiss skier’s career.   “Ian Gut...
22/06/2018
Lucas di Grassi claimed his first Formula E win of 2017/18 as he claimed victory in the Zurich E-Prix ahead of Sam Bird.   Di Grassi rose from fifth on the grid to win a race where several drivers – including polesitter Mitch Evans and Vergne –...
12/06/2018
Ducati factory rider Michele Pirro has been taken to hospital after falling in a huge crash during practice for the Italian GP, immediately bringing the session to a halt.   Pirro flew high into the air after losing control of his bike as he...
01/06/2018