Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in heated presidential election debate

AFTER election campaign rallies across the United States, bitter rivals Joe Biden and President Donald Trump finally came face-to-face last night, for the first televised presidential debate. Predictably, one of the big topics under heated discussion was the coronavirus pandemic. At the time of writing (September 30), the US has the most reported Covid-19 casesContinue reading “Donald Trump and Joe Biden go head-to-head in heated presidential election debate”

Five talking points for the Italian Grand Prix

Credit: Formula One Formula One is set to shine on the Italian stage this weekend at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, where Mercedes look to push out their lead in both world championships standings. The ‘party’ is over The party mode, which is an tool for drivers to gain every inch of performance out of theirContinue reading “Five talking points for the Italian Grand Prix”

EIHA progresses to Phase Three in Return to Play plan

Today, the English Ice Hockey Association has progressed into phase three in their five part ‘return to play’ plan after the ice rinks reopened on August 15. The Coronavirus pandemic, the global outbreak which has impacted every part of our everyday lives, has had a massive impact on the sporting world. Suspensions and cancellations inContinue reading “EIHA progresses to Phase Three in Return to Play plan”

F1 Belgian Grand Prix 2020: Lewis Hamilton leads from pole to flag to win in Belgium

Credit: FormulaRapida.com The early safety car hadn’t affected the Mercedes drivers as Lewis Hamilton led from pole to the chequered flag to secure a one-two finish in the Belgian Grand Prix. It was a clean start in this years Belgian Grand Prix as the Mercedes duo filtered into La Source (turn one), followed by theContinue reading “F1 Belgian Grand Prix 2020: Lewis Hamilton leads from pole to flag to win in Belgium”

Charles Leclerc and Max Verstappen: Who will secure a world title first?

Credit: Pinterest Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc and Red Bull’s Max Verstappen are two fantastic racing drivers, with world championship potential, but who will win a world drivers championship first? The world drivers championship. The dream. The glory. The target which all 20 drivers on the grid in Formula One aim to achieve. It seems like aContinue reading “Charles Leclerc and Max Verstappen: Who will secure a world title first?”

Will Red Bull claw into the Mercedes lead at the Belgian Grand Prix?

Mercedes are leading in both championships with 221 points in the constructors and 132 points with Lewis Hamilton in the Drivers Standings, can Red Bull crawl back this weekend? There is no hiding the fact: Red Bull are the only team which can truly compete against Mercedes, in the constructors championship. Ferrari, who would haveContinue reading “Will Red Bull claw into the Mercedes lead at the Belgian Grand Prix?”

2020 Styrian Grand Prix – Qualifying: It’s Raining, it’s pouring

Lewis Hamilton took his first pole position of the 2020 season in difficult conditions as torrential rain looked to threaten the possibility of Formula One qualifying session. Max Verstappen, Red Bull, lost the chance for pole position as he lost control of his car in Q3 due to the wet conditions. George Russel, Williams Racing,Continue reading “2020 Styrian Grand Prix – Qualifying: It’s Raining, it’s pouring”

2020 Styrian Grand Prix – Practice one: Vettel’s slimming seat chances

“Radio check, race fans” Daniel Ricciardo over Renault team radio before the beginning of the practice session. Carlos Sainz became the first driver to set the first timed lap of the session, as he posted a 1:06.817 lap around the Austrian Red Bull Ring on the hard compound tyres (the slowest out of the threeContinue reading “2020 Styrian Grand Prix – Practice one: Vettel’s slimming seat chances”

Five talking points for the 2020 Steiermark Grand Prix

Formula One is returning to Austria’s Red Bull Ring this weekend in the second round of the motorsports world championship as Valtteri Bottas looks to increase his championship lead. The Steiermark Grand Prix, essentially a second Austrian Grand Prix, holds big potential for the Mercedes driver, Valtteri Bottas, with the chance of increasing his leadContinue reading “Five talking points for the 2020 Steiermark Grand Prix”

Austrian Grand Prix 2020 – Round One: Was Lewis Hamilton’s penalty justified?

The defending world champion, Lewis Hamilton, suffered a five-second timed penalty during the Formula One season opener after colliding with Red Bull’s Alexander Albon – but was it necessary? With actions reminiscent of that in Brazil’s Grand Prix last year, Lewis Hamilton received yet another five-second penalty last Sunday after he banged tyres with RedContinue reading “Austrian Grand Prix 2020 – Round One: Was Lewis Hamilton’s penalty justified?”