ALPINE SKIING – Alexander Khoroshilov triumphed in the men’s Slalom World Cup race in Schladming to become the first skier representing Russia to win a men’s World Cup race.
ALPINE SKIING – Lindsey Vonn (USA) won the Super G at St. Moritz on Sunday to secure her 19th World Cup win on an Olympic slope. Find out here what her favourite venue is. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – On Saturday, 24 January, five teams from the top half of the Premier League table lost their FA Cup tie, of which four played at home of which three were leading.
FOOTBALL – Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are matching each other hat-trick for hat-trick as their remarkable scoring battle continues apace. Last Sunday at Deportivo La Coruña, Messi recorded his 33rd career treble (club and country) and his 22nd in La Liga, one behind all-time record holder Ronaldo. Continue reading
TENNIS – When looking at games (the ones that make up sets in tennis, not to be confused with matches) won at Majors in men’s singles in the Open era (1968-present) three active players rank in the top six all-time. Below we list the 20 most dominant men in the Open era, by these criteria.
FOOTBALL – Atalanta defeated Milan 1-0 in San Siro on Sunday. Both teams have now won two of their last 12 Serie A matches.
FOOTBALL – .Oscar’s opening goal after 48 seconds sparked a first half that saw Chelsea create big tidal waves on hapless Swansea City. At the start of the second half the Blues took their foot off the pedal briefly, but José Mourinho’s men never allowed the Swans to make waves of their own in this match.