Lewis Hamilton wins Abu Dhabi GP for 11th victory this season

  Lewis Hamilton led away from pole position and cruised off to win the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to end the season in which he won a sixth world drivers’ title. Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took the second after Charles Leclerc’s Ferrari slipped backwards who had to content with third position. Leclerc held off an…

Silver Lake takes 10 per cent stake for $500m

Silver Lake, a US private equity firm is buying more than 10 per cent of the Manchester City Football group whose valuation of $4.8bn after the Gulf owners of Manchester City agreed to sell $ 500m stake. Abu Dhabi-controlled business that owns the English champions and affiliated teams in the US and China puts the…

Airbnb sign $500m deal to support Olympics until 2028

Airbnb has signed $500m deal to join an elite corporate list including Coca Cola, Alibaba, Toyota, supporting the Olympic Games until 2028. The deal covers five Olympic games including next year’s games in Tokyo and subsequent Winter an summer games in Beijing, Paris, Milan and Los Angeles. The five cities are among the Us Accommodation-booking…

Social-media influencers income soars

The Average price of a sponsored photo on Instagram has leaped from £104 ($134) t0 £1, 276 ($1, 6742 in 2019. Brands are willing to pay more to sponsor posts, videos, stories and blogs too. “Digital marketing is the equivalent of word of mouth but there will always be a mix between that and traditional…

Wales miss out to South Africa 16-19

Rugby World Cup 2019  Handre Pollard kicks Springboks past defiant Wales to set up final against England.  Alun Wyn Jones says that Wales’ indiscipline “piggy-backed” South Africa down the field for that last penalty.  Great kick from Faf de Klerk, as he skips the ball into touch inside Wales’ 22 from an awkward angle then…

England’s World Cup semi-final win over New Zealand 19-7

  Owen Farrell, captain of England said “ we planned our response to the haka to show New Zealand they would not have things all their own way in their Rugby World Cup semi-final at the International Stadium Yokohama. We didn’t just want to stand in a flat line and let them come at us…

Vettel wins for the first time in 2019

Sebastian Vettel who has four world titles and 53 wins, won the Singapore Grand Prix a year after his win in Belgain Grand Prix on 26 September 2018. Sebastian Vettel beats team-mate Charles Leclerc. Ferrari’s idea in pitting Vettel was to hopefully get him ahead of Hamilton and at the same time to ensure the…

Nadal wins his 19th Grand Slam title after winning US Open

The US Open Tennis   Spain’s  World two, Rafael Nadal (33), wins the US Open men’s final, beating world number five and first time Grand Slam finalist Russian Daniil Medvedev (23), 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4. Rafael Nadal had won the US open three times. World number two Nadal now won 19 Grand Slam men’s…