Nico Rosberg made it five straight wins in Formula One when he took the fluttering flag in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix. He may ponder, with a winsome smile, that he is unbeaten in six months, since Lewis Hamilton won in Austin in October to take his third world championship.
Nineteen. N-n-n-n-nineteen, for those old enough to remember Paul Hardcastle. Nineteen runs to defend in the final over of the competition and the World Twenty20 trophy would be in England’s hands. Ben Stokes to bowl it, a young player gaining a reputation as a reliable “death” bowler.
Everton are not having a good season in the Premier League.
Former West Ham United defender Danny Gabbidon has been having his say on what the club needs for the rest of the season.
Michael Owen has stoked the fire of an already fierce rivalry between Leicester City and Nottingham Forest with his verdict on the Foxes' title chances.
Leeds United will take on Queens Park Rangers in the Championship on Tuesday evening.
Jamie Redknapp had high praise for Anthony Martial after his winner against Everton.
The Arsenal man recently returned to first team training.
The Liverpool star has been in fine form in recent weeks.
The former Arsenal star was responding to comments by Mesut Ozil.