Career Firsts at Assen: Crutchlow Takes Pole in MotoGP; Mahindra’s Oliveira Top in Moto3
MotoGP / Motorsport

Career Firsts at Assen: Crutchlow Takes Pole in MotoGP; Mahindra’s Oliveira Top in Moto3

English rider Cal Crutchlow will start on pole, the first in his career, for Saturday’s TT Assen, the seventh round of the MotoGP world championship. The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider will share the front row with Repsol Honda’s Marc Márquez and LCR Honda’s Stefan Bradl. World Champion Jorge Lorenzo will miss the race following … Continue reading

Player Burnout Issue Comes to the Fore at Wimbledon after Shock Exits of Federer, Nadal and Sharapova
Tennis

Player Burnout Issue Comes to the Fore at Wimbledon after Shock Exits of Federer, Nadal and Sharapova

    Roger Federer became the latest high-profile casualty at this year’s Wimbledon, when he lost to 116th ranked Sergiy Stakhovsky in four sets in the second round on Wednesday, June 26. The day also saw Lleyton Hewitt and Maria Sharapova crash out.   The Swiss seven-time champion’s exit comes after Rafael Nadal’s first round … Continue reading

The Five Greatest Women’s Singles matches at Wimbledon
Tennis

The Five Greatest Women’s Singles matches at Wimbledon

2005 Final: Venus Williams beats Lindsay Davenport (4-6, 7-6, 9-7) An all-American final, this compelling match (at 2 hours 45 minutes) has the honour of being the longest women’s final in Wimbledon history. Williams, who came in as the 14th seed, won her third Venus Rosewater Dish here, seeing out her opponent with relentless groundstrokes and … Continue reading