Tag Archives: formula one
- On Deck: The increasingly predictable world of Formula One
March 9, 2015
Did you know that the 2015 Formula One season is set to kick off this weekend in Melbourne, Australia? Did you also know that Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton is the defending world champion, unseating Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel last season after the latter won the previous four world titles? I ask...
- Sports betting weekend at a glance
November 24, 2014
Weekends are supposed to be fun and relaxing, right? Well, not if you’re a demented sports fan like me. The past weekend, in particular, was a real schedule-stuffer. If it weren’t for the beauty of recording shows, I would’ve probably spent my entire weekend glued to the TV and furiously...
- Massa faces jail if he doesn’t play fair
November 5, 2010
Sports stars have never been immune to the odd spell behind bars, usually for a dust-up outside a city club at 3am or maybe even sticking it to that taxi driver who tried to take a picture of you on his phone. Fraud isn’t usually something you associate with sport...
- Attwell and Webber the victors in sporting weekend
September 27, 2010
Imagine this: before the start of every sporting weekend, the dark masters of sport get together to plan how they can steal the headlines, whilst handing the humblest of pies to anyone that would listen to them. They looked far and wide for the members of this exclusive club and...
- Historical event: Schumacher apologises
August 26, 2010
As a sportsman it doesn’t set a good precedent if you come across as weak, uncompetitive, basically all in all the nice guys rarely succeed in sport. Step forward Michael Schumacher. The German F1 driver has made a career out of being competitive and running people off the road on...
- Hamilton fined for being a right lad
August 24, 2010
Lewis Hamilton’s slowly redeeming himself in the hearts and minds of like-minded petrol heads all across Britain. Those of us who didn’t really buy the whole squeaky clean, polished F1 World Champion that stood before us have been well and truly vindicated. First he got rid of the fit one...