FOOTBALL - The 2014 FIFA World Cup draw will take place in Costa do Sauípe on Friday, 6 December, and our Infographic reveals what we can expect from next year’s football extravaganza in Brazil. Click HERE to see the full size version.
FORMULA 1 - Sebastian Vettel won the final Grand Prix of the season, his 13th GP victory this year. He equalled the all-time record of Michael Schumacher. The two Germans are the only two drivers who have won 10+ races in a season.
FORMULA 1 - Sebastian Vettel has racked up 12 Grand Prix victories with one race remaining in 2013 and could equal the single season record set by Michael Schumacher. The two Germans are the only two drivers who have won 10+ races in a season.
FOOTBALL - Bayern München travel to Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga on Saturday. The two teams have divided 10 of the last 12 possible German trophies among themselves and have been dominant in Europe recently. See below are Infographic of the trophies they have won, including the Super Cup corresponding to the season they qualified for that final. Click HERE for the bigger version of the Infographic.
FORMULA 1 - On Sunday, Sebastian Vettel will aim to win an unprecedented eighth consecutive Formula 1 Grand Prix. He currently shares the record with Alberto Ascari and Michael Schumacher.
FORMULA 1 - Sebastian Vettel has his fourth drivers’ championship title wrapped up already, and now the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix gives him a shot at equalling an all-time record for the most successive Grand Prix victories. The German has won six on the trot.
FOOTBALL - With the 226th Clásico scheduled for this Saturday, our Infographic takes you on a trip down memory lane. We begin in 1902 and show you how Real Madrid have built their record of 90 victories and when FC Barcelona have collected their 87 triumphs. Click on this LINK to see the full size Infographic.
FOOTBALL - On Saturday, FC Barcelona play at Osasuna and Atlético Madrid travel to RCD Espanyol in La Liga. Both are chasing their ninth victory in as many league matches this season. Never before have had two clubs from a top-10 league in Europe won their first nine league matches from the start of a season.
HOCKEY - The 2013/2014 season of the Euro Hockey League, Europe’s premier hockey club competition, will get underway in Barcelona, Spain. We have delved into our archives to bring you the competition’s leaders at this point.
GYMNASTICS - The World Gymnastics Championships in Antwerp, Belgium, will feature its first medal event, the Men’s Individual All-Around on Thursday. China led the medal table in each of the previous five Worlds and will be eager to launch another goldrush.
FOOTBALL - FC Porto defeated Vitória Guimarães 1-0 in the Portuguese Liga ZON Sagres on Friday, extending their home unbeaten run to 75 league matches. This is currently the longest unbeaten run in all European top levels. See below the five current longest home unbeaten runs.
FOOTBALL - Leyton Orient travel to Brentford on Monday, to try and stay perfect in the League One this season. Orient have won all seven matches this season and can become the first since Reading in 1985/86 to win their first eight of the season in the English third tier. See below all winning streaks of at least eight matches for the start of a season in the English league.