Tag: Michael Schumacher

Same old, same old

It can take a lot to admit you’re wrong. This is even more the case when in a position of authority; imagine being on the end of much resentment from those who followed your ill-advised guidance/rules. Now take this and put it on a…

The Big 2014 Review – Part II

2014 was a year full of sporting brilliance, medals and record-breaking moments. Continuing on from the first part of this review, below are my seven favourite moments from the last year: 7) Brazil’s boys battered The 2014 World Cup saw plenty of spectacular moments,…

What makes the good ‘great’?

Wayne Rooney – England’s captain, the fourth highest goalscorer for his country and about to become only the ninth Englishman to reach a century of caps. Statistically, it can be said that Rooney is one of the finest footballers this nation has produced; he…

F1 2014 Mid-Season Review

The 2014 F1 2014 season has seen many changes in the rules and regulations of previous years, but have they worked?

2013 – my review of a wonderful year of sport

Whilst 2012 was dominated by the Olympic Games, British sport didn’t enjoy much success outside of those few weeks of madness in late summer and early autumn. 2013, however, provided us with many more reasons to celebrate. The year included long-awaited victories, new records,…

Simply the Best

On Sunday, Sebastian Vettel wrote a new chapter in history as he emerged victorious from a rather confusing Indian Grand Prix to wrap up the 2013 Formula 1 World Driver’s Championship. It was the fourth time such an achievement had happened, moving him ahead…

The dark truth behind the great spectacle

Lance Armstrong’s admission to doping earlier this week has opened up a grey area of sport that needs to be addressed – why are sports personnel so afraid to speak up if they know someone is cheating? Because that is what doping is, and…