Behind Lewis Hamilton – the Man or the Machine?

Image Description: Charles Leclerc, Ferrari SF90 holds off Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes F1 W10, 2019 Italian Grand Prix, Monza, 8th September 2019 George Beglan explores Lewis Hamilton’s success relative to his arch-competitor for all-time records, Michael Schumacher.  So the time for the comparison finally came. Who is greater, Hamilton, or Schumacher? 14 years ago, it was […]

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Remembering Kobe Bryant

Some sporting individuals are remembered in a single snapshot. Tommie Smith’s black-clad fist in Mexico, Francois Pienaar’s handshake with Mandela in Johannesburg, Ben Stokes’ tribalistic roar at Leeds. Some are immortalised through totemic achievements. Ronnie O’Sullivan’s blink-and-you’ll-miss-it maximum in Sheffield, Roger Bannister’s four-minute mile in Oxford, Nadia Comaneci’s perfect 10 in Montreal. Some remain etched […]

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