Tote raises £20m to fund ambitious bet on move into football

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Leclerc “could bet on a win” by Russell at Mercedes

“I think he can achieve a pole, I think he can achieve a win,” said Norris. “But I think if there’s any weekend maybe Mercedes have a smaller advantage than any other weekend, it’s probably here. So he’s taken a step up into the team at probably one of the toughest weekends of the year […]

The Vulture Transcript: Whit Stillman on

That was inspired by you? You were the shouter in college?Harvard Crimson. And back then they prided themselves on torturing us and humiliating us, which I’m sure was very good for our characters, and prepared us for the film business. But I changed: I went in a lot like Tom Townsend, the pathetic guy in […]

Our Truth, Tā Mātou Pono: Monocultural sports coverage has marginalised Māori stars

“Very little came up,” he says. “I looked at various codes, and there was a report on the Taranaki Whanui rugby league tournament, but at the same time there’s a Rotorua national Māori rugby league tournament every year, and that wasn’t covered, and nor was the recent New Zealand Māori Residents game against the NZRL […]

FIA outlines Romain Grosjean crash investigation, barrier changed for Sakhir GP

The 34-year-old spent three nights in hospital in Bahrain for treatment to burns on the back of his hands and has since been released, reuniting with his wife Marion, who flew out from their home in Switzerland to see him, and his Haas team in their hotel.

Apple’s ludicrous demand in next trial: Samsung must pay $40 per smartphone

In a case against Motorola involving one of the same patents, Apple said it was worth 60 cents, pointed out Watson. “In this case, they’re asking for $12.49 for it,” he noted. “And I submit there’s simply no Federal Circuit case, or even a district court case, where a court has excluded a license on […]

Sakhir GP: Mercedes debutant George Russell completes Friday practice double

Romain Grosjean: I was ‘at peace’, but knew… ‘I cannot die’George Russell fastest in first session as Lewis Hamilton stand-inIn his surprise absence towards the top of the timesheets, Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon impressed for Racing Point and Renault respectively, finishing the qualifying-simulations in third and fourth.

Football fans CAN return to live games from December 2 with Premier League stadiums open as rules and tiers change

But allowing just 2,000 fans in Tottenham’s 62,000-capacity stadium might make it more expensive to re-open than to keep the ground shut out until that maximum attendance number is bigger.

Romain Grosjean exclusive: Haas driver was ‘at peace’ with death as he recounts dramatic Bahrain crash

“And then I thought, which part is going to burn first? Is it the foot? Is it the hands? Is it going to be painful? A very, very strange feeling. Sometimes we are close to death, we are a bit scared. This time death for me was here [Grosjean gesticulates to right in front of […]

Jurors see one final clash in $2 billion

Quinn’s closing was fast-paced, to the point of leaving him breathless at points. He emphasized that the jury should take a close second look at the five patents Apple has asserted in this lawsuit and not just sign off on the decisions of the US Patent Office. “At the patent office it was just Apple,” he reminded […]