You are here

Williams name Kubica as reserve driver – seven years after serious crash

Robert Kubica has taken a significant step towards his ambition of making a return to Formula 1 with a role as reserve driver at Williams in 2018. The Pole, 33, has not raced in F1 since suffering life-changing injuries in a rally crash seven years ago. Williams have signed Sergey Sirotkin as a race driver to partner Canadian Lance Stroll after deciding the Russian out-performed Kubica in a test last autumn. But Kubica will work on development and take part in some practice sessions. The former BMW Sauber and Renault…

Read More

Seven Must-See Museums in South Korea

The 2018 Winter Olympics are heading to South Korea! And it promises to be a paradise for sports-lovers—and for travelers. The country itself is rather small (you can get just about anywhere within a four-hour drive), so spend some time getting to know it before settling in at Olympic Village. These seven museums will help you familiarize yourself with South Korea’s history, science, art, culture and quirkiness. Museum Kimchikan, Seoul A display showing dozens of types of kimchi at Museum Kimchikan. (Ecodallaluna/Flickr) If you love kimchi, Museum Kimchikan is paradise. The whole facility…

Read More

Euro 2020: Wembley to host seven matches after Brussels loses right to host games

Wembley will host seven games at Euro 2020 after Brussels lost the right to host matches for the tournament. Belgium’s capital city has been ruled out as a planned new stadium is still to be built and Uefa have not received the necessary guarantees. Wembley was already scheduled to hold the semi-finals and final but will now also host three group games and a last 16 tie. Cardiff and Stockholm had also been in contention to host the extra games. England’s national stadium is one of 12 venues across Europe…

Read More

Rampant Paris St-Germain put seven past Celtic

Celtic were swept aside by rampant Paris St-Germain, who hit seven in the Champions League at Parc de Princes. Brendan Rodgers’ side opened the scoring in the first minute through Moussa Dembele, but were then swamped. Neymar scored twice, then created the third for Edinson Cavani, before Kylian Mbappe struck before half-time. Marco Verratti, Cavani and Dani Alves scored in a five-minute second-half blitz as Rodgers’ Celtic side conceded seven goals for the second time. Who is through and who has worked to do? Messi on bench as Barcelona and…

Read More

PSG 7-1 Celtic: Boss Brendan Rodgers insists there were good moments for the Hoops despite conceding seven in Champions League encounter

Boss Brendan Rodgers claims Celtic’s 7-1 Champions League defeat by Paris St Germain brought more encouragement than their seven-goal thrashing by Barcelona last season. Former PSG youth player Moussa Dembele fired the Hoops into a stunning first-minute lead in the Parc des Princes but that served only to rile the home side, who reacted to the loss of the first goal in the Champions League in style. A Neymar double was followed by goals from Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe before the break but the big-spending French club, who had…

Read More

Australia recall Paine after seven years for Ashes

Australia v England: First Ashes Test Venue: Gabba, Brisbane Dates: 23-27 November Time: 00:00 GMT Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and BBC Sport website. Live text commentary on BBC Sport website and app. Australia have handed a surprise call-up to wicketkeeper Tim Paine for the first Ashes Test in Brisbane. The 32-year-old, who has not been keeping for state side Tasmania, last played a Test in 2010. England-born opener Matt Renshaw, 21, is left out in favour of uncapped 24-year-old Cameron Bancroft,…

Read More
Scroll Up