Formula

Formula 1: Sergey Sirotkin named as Williams driver

Russian Sergey Sirotkin has joined Williams to fill the final place on the 2018 Formula 1 grid. The 22-year-old will make his F1 debut after beating Pole Robert Kubica to the seat following the analysis of a test by both drivers at the end of last season. Sirotkin will partner Canadian Lance Stroll, 19, giving […]

Tennis

Australian Open 2018: Venus Williams knocked out by Belinda Bencic

Belinda Bencic teamed up with Roger Federer to win the Hopman Cup team event for Switzerland earlier this month 2018 Australian Open Dates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne Park Coverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio 5 live, 5 live sports extra […]

Formula

Formula 1: Williams finalising Sergey Sirotkin 2018 drive

Sirotkin would be the third Russian to compete in F1 Williams are closing on a deal to sign Russian Sergey Sirotkin as the final piece of the 2018 grid falls into place. The team are in the process of finalising a contract with the 22-year-old, who established his credentials in a test in Abu Dhabi […]

Tennis

Serena Williams pulls out of Australian Open

Serena Williams lost 6-2 3-6 (10-5) to Jelena Ostapenko in Abu Dhabi last week Former world number one Serena Williams has withdrawn from this month’s Australian Open. The 36-year-old American last week played her first match since giving birth in September. Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam winner and the reigning Australian Open champion, said: “Although […]