Lewis Hamilton's adventures as a unicyclist, table tennis player and footballer are not well chronicled but he invoked them all as he talked about the renewal of his rivalry with Nico Rosberg.
Did we see something pivotal in Indian Wells? Was that one of the great rivalries of sport working its way to a quiet conclusion on a warm, Californian night?
Frank Warren glanced at three of his elite fighters – Nathan Cleverly, Dereck Chisora and Liam Walsh – and cautioned the doubters who reckon he might be finished.
There was an alarming end to the first day's racing here for John McCririck, the betting pundit familiar to millions for his decades of work with Channel 4, who was taken to hospital after falling ill.
Within a couple of hours of signing for Eddie Hearn on Monday the WBO lightweight champion, Ricky Burns, learned that the promoter he left behind, Frank Warren, intended to sue him "for substantial damages".
Norwegian prodigy Magnus Carlsen is the Tiger Woods of chess.
Ricky Burns, the WBO lightweight champion, is expected to leave Frank Warren and join the steadily expanding Matchroom stable on Monday, although there could be further twists to the story.
Frank Warren is no stranger to a solicitor's letter.
Simon Harrow writes on the World Baseball Classic.
They look like so many asparagus fronds. There are eight long rows of them, stuck into holes in the top of a green box, suggesting garden centre rather than racecourse, but they form the new core of what is supposedly one of the most challenging obstacles in sport, a Grand National fence.
If this fight was about making a statement, David Haye took just two minutes to oblige. Only 125 seconds were required for him to fell the hapless and hopeless Mark de Mori with a blizzard of punches, winning his comeback fight with a first-round knockout.
An older, heavier, apparently wiser and less impetuous David Haye has been outlining his plans for when he defeats the Australian journeyman heavyweight Mark de Mori in his comeback at the O2 Arena on Saturday.
Eddie Jones had promised a clean slate but, in the event, there was enough blood to make even Quentin Tarantino wince. More than a third of Stuart Lancaster’s unsuccessful World Cup squad have been axed, some of them brutally so.