Month: July 2021

Hungarian Grand Prix: Max Verstappen frustrated as pressure intensifies

Hungarian Grand Prix: Max Verstappen frustrated as pressure intensifies

Two weeks after the event, the fall-out from the collision between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen at the British Grand Prix dominates this weekend’s race in Hungary. The two men start the grand prix two places apart, Hamilton’s Mercedes on pole position and Verstappen’s Red Bull third, with the Dutchman eight points ahead in the …

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Simone Biles criticism baffles Callum Skinner: Mental health 'not death of sport'

Simone Biles criticism baffles Callum Skinner: Mental health ‘not death of sport’

“I think some people have quoted it as the death of sport – it’s nowhere near that level.” Broadcaster Piers Morgan has been perhaps the most high-profile, tweeting “RIP Sport” in relation to an article that said Biles’ withdrawal was “more impressive than winning”. Within days of Biles pulling out of the final, it was …

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Fletcher, Shepherd in as West Indies opt to bowl; Maqsood replaces injured Khan

Fletcher, Shepherd in as West Indies opt to bowl; Maqsood replaces injured Khan

Report Andre Russell was left out for the second T20I against Pakistan in Guyana Toss West Indies opt to bowl vs Pakistan After a washed-out first T20I in Bridgetown, the second T20I began at the Providence Stadium in more promising fashion, with the sun peeking through the clouds and West Indies captain Kieron Pollard opting …

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