Nico Rosberg badly needs to take the fight to team-mate Lewis Hamilton.
As Formula One completes its opening flyaway rounds and enters a short break before the next race in Barcelona on 10 May, Lewis Hamilton – who has won three of the four races thus far – believes his car has even greater potential than last year, when he won the world championship for the second time.
A rugby union player has died after suffering a head injury during a Central North first grade match in New South Wales on Saturday.
Lewis Hamilton, clearly jubilant after his win in Bahrain, his third of the season and one concluded after a weekend in which the threat from Ferrari was expected to push his team to the limit, revealed after the race that he was happy just to have made the chequered flag in front.
If Kevin Pietersen is truly locked in battle with England’s middle-order for an Ashes berth this summer, then round one has gone to the incumbents.
Former New York Jets and Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow is to sign with the Philadelphia Eagles.
Pat Symonds is no stranger to making a little go a long way.
Novak Djokovic penned the opening chapter of his annual attempt to reshape the most familiar narrative in modern tennis with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters.
England failed to take enough wickets in Antigua, can they improve for Grenada?
Lewis Hamilton said he is at the top of his game as heads in to Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix and even he has been surprised his form has been so strong this season. Bernie Ecclestone, too, has noted that the world champion will be hard to beat.
Lewis Hamilton has more personas than the Man of a Thousand Faces, as the old stage and film actor Lon Chaney was known. We have the rock star, the rapper, the playboy, the motorbike designer, the cosmetics salesman, the social media junkie, the fashionista and a collector of tattoos that Ray Bradbury’s Illustrated Man might envy.
Djokovic has gone, Federer has fallen and after a display of focused efficiency on Centre Court on Friday evening, Andy Murray will contest the Wimbledon final on Sunday as the favourite to reclaim the title he first won three years ago.
Martyn Rooney had to display grit in spades just to reach these European Championships – so when he felt the hot breath of the chasing pack he was always going to dig even deeper and be stubbornness personified.