Formula

Formula 1 gossip: Alonso, Piquet, Rosberg, Hamilton, Sirotkin, Haas

Monday, 22 January Alonso won the world drivers’ title in 2005 and 2006 Fernando Alonso could have won more than his two world drivers’ titles but “there is always a mess wherever he is” as the McLaren racer “generates a lot of problems”, according to former champion Nelson Piquet. (theCheckeredFlag.co.uk via La Sexta) The retired […]

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Formula 1 gossip: Lewis Hamilton favourite again – Nigel Mansell

Tuesday, 16 January Hamilton has won four world titles (2008, 2014, 2015 and 2017) Lewis Hamilton is the “hot favourite” to win another F1 world title in 2018, but Max Verstappen is ready to challenge for his maiden crown, according to former world champion Nigel Mansell. (Sky Sports) Mansell, who won his title in 1992, […]

Hockey

Dougie Hamilton scores 2 as Flames handle Hurricanes

The Calgary Flames are going so well, they are rolling to easy victories even without their top scorer. Dougie Hamilton scored twice, Mike Smith made 38 saves and the Flames ran their winning streak to seven straight games with a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday. Sean Monahan leads the Flames with 21 […]

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Dougie Hamilton scores OT winner as Flames halt Wild’s comeback

​Dougie Hamilton made sure the Calgary Flames started a crucial road trip on a winning note. Hamilton scored 2:39 into overtime to lift Calgary over the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Tuesday night. Calgary edges Minnesota 3-2 in overtime, season-high 4th straight win. 0:26 Micheal Ferland and Sean Monahan each had a goal and assist and […]

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Lewis Hamilton, Formula 1 champion: Breaking records & veganism

‘Vettel was like Tyson biting Holyfield’s ear’ Lewis Hamilton carved a special place in Formula 1 history this season with his fourth world title and a new all-time record for pole positions. In what was arguably the best season he has driven in his 11 years in F1, Hamilton won nine races in his Mercedes, […]

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Lewis Hamilton apologises for ‘boys don’t wear dresses’ remark

Image copyright PA Lewis Hamilton has apologised for making “inappropriate” comments in a video in which he appeared to mock his nephew’s princess dress. In an Instagram video, which has since been deleted, the Formula 1 driver says “boys don’t wear princess dresses”. He was criticised on social media for the clip, which was apparently […]