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The Biggest Prize Funds in Professional Sport

March 13, 2015 8:26 pm0 comments
The Biggest Prize Funds in Professional Sport

“Money makes the world go round” is a statement which is becoming as true in sport as it is in business. In recent weeks we’ve heard news that Floyd Mayweather will finally face Manny Pacquiao, not for honour, or to unify the boxing belts, nor to provide the boxing world […]

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The Cheltenham Festival: One of the Biggest and Best Racing Events

December 22, 2014 4:15 pm0 comments
The Cheltenham Festival: One of the Biggest and Best Racing Events

The thunderous rumble of hooves on the sod, the ecstatic cheers and screams of the crowd, the smiles of racing lovers as their top pick ascends the podium; horse racing is a wonderful pastime and one that has become all the more popular in recent years as people rekindle their […]

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Shift into Gear with These Manual Cars

March 13, 2014 3:09 pm0 comments
Shift into Gear with These Manual Cars

These days, it seems that the manual gearbox is on the verge of extinction. While automatic transmissions are great for taxi drivers and policemen, true performance enthusiasts know that nothing can compare to the thrill of shifting through the gears of a manual gearbox. Here are a few of the […]

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Vettel wins F1 Italian Grand Prix to extend title lead

September 9, 2013 1:53 pm0 comments
Vettel wins F1 Italian Grand Prix to extend title lead

Sebastian Vettel romped to victory in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza to extend his championship lead to 53 points, overcoming gearbox maladies that also blighted team mate Mark Webber’s race. The Red Bull duo, starting from the front row, finished 1st and 3rd to sandwich the Ferrari favourite Fernando […]

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Vettel conquers Germany – F1 German GP

July 10, 2013 6:15 pm0 comments
Vettel conquers Germany – F1 German GP

Sebastian Vettel put to bed two ‘curses’ in his career on Sunday with a finely-judged victory in the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring. The reigning World Champion had yet to win his home race as he accelerated away from the grid and into an early lead, swamping the slow-starting […]

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Rosberg wins F1 Silverstone stunner

July 2, 2013 2:26 pm0 comments
Rosberg wins F1 Silverstone stunner

In many ways, Silverstone and this year’s British Grand Prix will be remembered as a microcosm of the  2013 Formula One season; whether it’s for Nico Rosberg’s edgy victory, Mark Webber’s struggle against the odds, Fernando Alonso’s podium from the midfield or McLaren’s stunning tactical incompetence. The race was marred […]

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F1’s Desert Storm – 2013 Bahrain GP Preview

April 25, 2013 12:03 pm0 comments
F1’s Desert Storm – 2013 Bahrain GP Preview

It was bound to stir up controversy, and it’s no surprise the 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix will take place amidst the same furore and atmosphere of menace it endured twelve months ago. Putting the political situation aside, the racing promises just as much drama, suspense and frustration. With three different […]

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Chinese F1 Grand Prix Preview – Why Mercedes can win

April 15, 2013 2:05 pm0 comments
Chinese F1 Grand Prix Preview – Why Mercedes can win

12 months ago, Formula One welcomed Mercedes, ‘The Silver Arrows’, back to the top step of the F1 Grand Prix podium as Nico Rosberg secured the first victory for the historic marque in over half a century. As F1 2013 rolls into Shanghai for the tenth year in a row, […]

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