A punch of the air, a flying dismount and a blown kiss to the owners.
Champions League football has returned to our screens, with TV station executives across the globe licking their lips at the prospect of high viewing figures and even higher advertisement revenue. But did you know that the Twenty20 Cricket Champions League finals in South Africa have been on our screens since the 9th October?
Former Rugby League player Martin Offiah says football can learn from his former sport in how to deal with racism. Does he have a point?
Andrew Strauss has said that Kevin Pietersen's reconciliation with England during next month's Test series in India will be "difficult" and "tough".
Racing's hope that Frankel fever might introduce a large number of new fans to the sport will be undermined by the news of disappointing viewing figures for his final appearance, in the Champion Stakes at Ascot on Saturday.
Lance Armstrong, John Terry & Danny Rose have had as many column inches as the ongoing presidential debates, and the vast majority of the stories have made unpleasant reading which highlights sport is losing what made it enjoyable in the first place.
Frankel has won the Champion Stakes at Ascot and will be retired with his unbeaten record intact. This final victory was not, however, achieved without a degree of drama as the colt made an uncharacteristically slow start to the race and had to work harder than usual to overcome Cirrus Des Aigles.
“Even though he’s a moron I supported Tyson Fury,” David Haye says as he remembers watching the controversial new world heavyweight champion beat Wladimir Klitschko in a shock result that continues to reverberate.
The year 2013 was a good one for Jessica Ennis-Hill, the early favourite for this year’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year (Spoty) award.
The BBC has come under renewed pressure to remove the heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury from its Sports Personality of the Year shortlist after the newly-crowned world champion appeared unrepentant about a string of sexist comments, some directed at the Olympic and world champion heptathlete, Jessica Ennis-Hill.