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Neymar no longer a Barça player

Neymar no longer a Barça player

Neymar has completed his world-record €222m transfer from Barcelona to Paris St Germain. The Brazilian forward, 25, met the media at a packed news conference in Paris after the deal was completed. Asked by Sky Sports News what he would say to people who believe the move was motivated by money and a reported €29.6m […]

Sebastian Vettel takes pole for Hungarian GP

Sebastian Vettel takes pole for Hungarian GP

Sebastian Vettel put a Ferrari on pole position at the Hungaroring for the first time since 2005, denying Lewis Hamilton the opportunity to equal Michael Schumacher’s pole record. Qualifying runs with low fuel and fresh supersoft rubber saw the Hungaroring’s lap record slashed several times during qualifying on Saturday. The record was broken twice in […]

Garbine Muguruza wins Wimbledon title 

Garbine Muguruza wins Wimbledon title 

The 23 year year-old of Basque and Venezuelan heritage stopped the remarkable run of 37 year-old Venus Williams by winning the first women’s final to take place under the roof 7-5 6-0 in an hour and seventeen minutes. And so last year’s French Open champion – and the Wimbledon runner-up from two years ago – […]

Hamilton takes British GP pole 

Hamilton takes British GP pole 

Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for the British Grand Prix, putting in an almost untouchable performance in his Mercedes that his championship rival, Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, could not match. Vettel caught traffic on his final hot run and was beaten into second place by his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen. Hamilton had to face an investigation for […]

Bottas takes Austrian pole

Bottas takes Austrian pole

Valtteri Bottas will start the Austrian Grand Prix from pole position having edged title rivals Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in qualifying. Going into qualifying aware that he is facing a five-place grid penalty for an unscheduled gearbox change, Hamilton put his race strategy into play as he used the supersofts in Q2. He was […]

Messi agrees new contract extension

Messi agrees new contract extension

Barcelona striker Lionel Messi has agreed a contract extension which will keep him at the club until 2021. The 30-year-old, who joined Barca aged 13, will sign the deal when he returns to training from pre-season. “The club is very happy with the renewal and commitment of Messi, the best player in history,” said the […]

Vettel: I want to apologise to Lewis

Vettel: I want to apologise to Lewis

After a meeting with FIA officials led by president Jean Todt, including Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene, Sebastian Vettel has issued an apology for his action during the ‘road rage’ incident during the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. F1 championship leader Vettel will not face any further sanction for his collision with Lewis Hamilton in Baku. The […]

FIA launches investigation over Vettel/Hamilton clash in Baku

FIA launches investigation over Vettel/Hamilton clash in Baku

Sebastian Vettel is being investigated by the FIA for the incident in which his car hit Lewis Hamilton in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday. During the race Vettel was deemed by the stewards to be guilty of driving dangerously after he turned into and collided with Hamilton’s Mercedes. The German was given a 10-second […]