1. Wrong Place, Wrong Time: 10 Officials Who Got in the Way and Ended Up in Pain

    Every sports fan has blamed an official for screwing up a game at some point. Sometimes it's justified, and at other times we're just looking for someone to blame. What follows is 10 examples of the athletes getting their revenge...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 2,452 reads 0 comments

  2. Formula 1: Is the Bahrain Grand Prix Reinstatement Just to Give India More Time?

    The latest pictures coming out of the new Buddh International Circuit, home of the inaugural Indian Grand Prix that was to be held on the last weekend in October, shed an interesting light on the decision to reinstate the Bahrain Grand Prix ...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,150 reads 3 comments

  3. Sebastien Buemi Meets the World's Dumbest F1 Fan—and Runs Him Over (Video)

    F1 drivers must really hate the promotional work that they are forced to do to keep the plethora of sponsors happy. Sponsors love to have their company or product bask in the reflected glow of a Formula 1 car and they pay a hefty price for the privilege..

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 871 reads 2 comments

  4. Bahrain 2011 Gets the Go-Ahead: FIA Chooses Dollars over Morality

    Bahrain will have its 2011 Grand Prix. It will be a little late, but better late than never when it comes to grubbing as much money as humanly possible out of a Formula 1 season...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 200 reads 8 comments

  5. Sebastian Vettel 2011 Champ: Bookie Pays Out but the Work Is Far From Done

    Sebastian Vettel has had a pretty good start to season 2011. He has been on the front row of the grid at every race, only deferring to his teammate, Mark Webber, at Barcelona ...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,169 reads 11 comments

  6. Lewis Hamilton Returns to His Reckless Ways: Massa and Maldonado Pay the Price

    A casual observer could be forgiven for thinking that Lewis Hamilton has an evil twin who, once or twice per season, drugs Lewis, hides him in a cupboard and then goes out to impersonate him...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 536 reads 29 comments

  7. Monaco Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel Triumphs While Lewis Hamilton Wreaks Havoc

    The Monaco Grand Prix of 2011 was a race defined by mistakes. Even before the race started, Lewis Hamilton made the mistake of not “banking” a lap in the third ...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 481 reads 2 comments

  8. Alberto Contador Cycles on While CAS Delays and Lance Armstrong Takes the Heat

    Is it any wonder that professional cycling has a rotten reputation? In a week that has seen a former superstar—arguably the sport’s best ever—have the blowtorch ...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 626 reads 6 comments

  9. Monaco Grand Prix: Does It Still Have a Place in Modern Formula 1?

    It’s been a pretty good year for Formula 1. We’ve seen the return of overtaking and excitement after the addition of gadgets and tyres that wear out faster than a cheap set of retreads...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 870 reads 17 comments

  10. Turkish F1 GP: KERS and DRS Fail Their Latest Test as Vettel's Season Marches On

    William Shakespeare, through his character Macbeth, said of life that “It is a tale, told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 558 reads 0 comments

  11. Lance Armstrong:The Witch Hunt Never Ends with Tyler Hamilton the Latest Accuser

    It's a witch hunt worthy of Salem and reminiscent of McCarthyism at its worst. Even in retirement, the constant stream of self-righteous accusers continue to pursue Lance Armstrong ...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 645 reads 21 comments

  12. Sebastian Vettel Poised to Replace Michael Schumacher as Formula 1's New King

    There has been a changing of the guard at the top of the Formula 1 tree. The old king has been usurped and we are beginning to see the rise of a potential new king from the free-for-all that has been the way of F1 for the past six years...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,468 reads 10 comments

  13. Formula 1 2011: Yas Marina to Have a Facelift—Will It Help?

    The technological changes that were introduced into Formula 1 for the 2011 season have given the sport a long overdue boost (forgive the pun) and brought back good, old-fashioned racing...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,419 reads 2 comments

  14. Formula 1: Briatore Broadside Writes Off Flawed Ferrari for 2011

    Flavio Briatore is not a man renowned for his deep introspection and making carefully considered and moderate statements...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,386 reads 4 comments

  15. Fernando Alonso Cleared of Cheating After DRS Malfunction

    If we said that Fernando Alonso hasn’t had a great start to the season, it would probably be an understatement...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,338 reads 2 comments

  16. 2011 Chinese Grand Prix: KERS, DRS and Pirelli Make Racing Fun Again

    Okay, pay attention. This is going to be difficult to write, and once it’s out, it’ll never be repeated. The FIA got it right...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 960 reads 11 comments

  17. Red Bull Racing: Do They Hate Mark Webber or Are They Just Incompetent?

    Do Red Bull hate Mark Webber ? Okay, that’s probably a bit harsh, but surely Webber must be asking himself why all of the team’s misfortune seems to be landing at his doorstep...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,229 reads 3 comments

  18. Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso Penalized for Actually Racing in an F1 Race

    Anyone who thinks that they can understand the mindset of the FIA and race stewards is either a psychic or schizophrenic, because it is beyond the intellect of we mortals to predict or understand how penalties are applied in Formula One...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 1,489 reads 16 comments

  19. Red Bull's Newey Trumps KERS and DRS in the Battle Between Design and Gimmickry

    Sebastian Vettel’s second comfortable victory in succession is the perfect start for a reigning world champion looking to retain his title in 2011...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 220 reads 5 comments

  20. Sebastian Vettel Untouchable in an Otherwise Forgettable Melbourne Grand Prix

    Not with a bang, but with a whimper. That’s how the much-anticipated 2011 Formula 1 season got underway at Melbourne’s Albert Park circuit. Except for Nico Rosberg , of course...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 275 reads 10 comments

  21. Formula One 2011: Will Pirelli's Marbles Take Edge off Latest Rule Changes?

    Finally. The first blows have been struck in anger for the 2011 Formula One season. The testing is over, and all of the speculation, offseason silliness and expert prognostications are history...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 369 reads 3 comments

  22. Bernie Ecclestone Decides To Play God With an Eccentric F1 Sprinkler Plan

    Formula 1 fans have joked about it for years, but it seems that even F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has come to the realization that the sport is at its best when the track gets wet...

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  23. Alberto Contador Wins the Vuelta De Murcia, but Does It Mean Anything?

    Alberto Contador ’s return to cycling after being cleared of doping by the Spanish cycling federation has seen him return almost immediately to the winner’s circle, with a victory in his second race back, the Vuelta de Murcia...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 384 reads 5 comments

  24. Lance Armstrong Says Farewell to International Cycling as the TDU Winds Up

    Lance Armstrong today ruled a line under his international cycling career—again—as the UCI Tour Down Under came to its conclusion around the streets of Adelaide in South Australia...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about over 3 years ago 430 reads 0 comments

  25. Fernando Alonso Defends His Fans and Gives His 2010 Season a Tick of Approval

    Fernando Alonso has a happy knack of attracting controversy. After going into the final race of the 2010 Formula 1 season leading the championship and in an almost unassailable ...

    Craig Christopher Written by Craig Christopher about almost 4 years ago 438 reads 2 comments