Hamilton’s Antics The Glimmer of F1 Appeal

Ron Howard’s Formula One biopic Rush is a re-telling of the 1976 battle between Austrian driver Nicki Lauda, and Britain’s James Hunt for the F1 Driver’s Championship, such a battle which was only settled on the final day of the season. For the benefit of those who have not seen it, I shall remain silent as…

Fruitless Eden Shows His Temptation 

Chelsea’s season simply goes from weakness to weakness. Horrific beginnings of their title defence left domestic glory shattered before Christmas, compounded by an ultimately honourable, yet frustrating, Champions League defeat, and culminated in the FA Cup loss at the hands of Everton. Representing the epitome of such a catastrophic fall from grace is their once…

Magpies Never Really Took Off – Again. Now It’s Rafa’s Go.

Yet another reign of turbulence, drama, and inconsistency was drawn to a close as Steve McClaren was sacked with immediate effect on Friday. McClaren, in his ten months in charge of the Magpies, spent lavishly on players that did not live up to the mark, suffered embarrassing results and by being relieved of his duties,…

The Fallout Of Sharapova’s Revelations

Maria Sharapova’s recent revelations that she failed a drugs test in January 2016 seems to have pulled the rug out from under the feet of tennis followers everywhere. After a ten year association with melodium, a drug used to help cardiac issues and angina which would have surely blighted her career for the past decade,…

Can He Live Up To The Marc?

In just his third game for the club, Manchester Uniteds young goalscoring headliner Marcus Rashford will once again have eyes on him – all 75,000 – against Watford tonight, enjoying what must be the most surreal period of his life. Some were unconvinced of the 17 year olds talent after his debut brace came against…