Had things worked out differently, Alex Gibney and Julian Assange could have been soulmates – instead, they've ended up more as enemies.
The race referees exonerated Mark Cavendish from any wrongdoing in a controversial sprint finish won by Marcel Kittel in which the German's team-mate Tom Veelers ended up on the deck but the Manxman still ended up in the midst of a storm.
This could be a closer contest than many people with their whitewashes clearly believe.
The spotlight on England will be greater than ever at Women's Euro 2013 but it is fiercer competition that explains Hope Powell's cautious approach.
Aston Villa have made it clear that Tottenham Hotspur will have to break their transfer record for the second time this summer if they want to sign Christian Benteke.
Ashes 2013 could go onto smash all cricketing social media records. Want to ride the twitter wave? Here's how.
Will Jimmy Anderson be the hero if England lose the toss? Will Bairstow be the villain if they win the toss?
I used to work in banking, which at times was mentally tough. Now I'm exploring something physically tough. But at the end of the day, it's still all about throwing your weight around and winning the order / deal / fight (delete as applicable).
Shell always appoints its chief executives from inside, so nobody should be surprised it has done so again.