Is there anything in sport as impressive as the magnificent vista of a Grand Tour mountain finish?
Comments and asides tenuously related to organised exercise.
You can’t give ‘King Of The Mountains’ points for little more than a speed bump.
‘Pass the summit’ indeed.
If I was given a chance to stop off in Italy on my way home I’d be tempted as well.
Surprised to see a local news story that didn’t mention Gareth Southgate is from Crawley.
Three years of illness and injury since his last win Mark Cavendish crosses the line first on a stage of the Tour Of Turkey.
He could have retired and still have been one of the greatest sprinters ever but of course determination was one of the main reasons he became that.
When he started British Cycling didn’t think he was physically up to the job. The only problem was he kept beating the people they thought were.
Amongst the many sibling pairings in cricket Lancashire’s Lloyd brothers, David & Clive, hold the records for both highest average and aggregate runs scored in partnership.
‘You have to be a little bit careful but throw caution to the wind’.
From coverage of the Volta a Catalunya.
Winning Tour de l’Eurométropole
On the one hand:
But on the other:
It’s all gone a bit Brexit.
Football extending its stay in the EU.