On a typical, somewhat average rainy Wednesday in February last year, a couple of rather notable things happened.
In the House of Commons a buzz of agreement from MPs saw them vote in favour of the European Union Bill - giving Theresa May the power to trigger Article 50 and kick-start
As the smell of rubber and dust engulfs the crowd and a car screeches across the finishing line past that chequered flag, it is only a matter of time before the driver hauls themselves out of the cockpit, takes off their helmet and removes their Nordex-fibre balaclava.
Why then is it
It is a well-known fact most sports professionals at the top of their game started the sport from the word go, but was their love for the sport drilled into them by a parent or friend?
Or did their obsession come from something raw and unmovable within?
Do people grow up
England play Brazil tonight in a friendly at Wembley stadium.
It is a fitting stage considering Harry Redknapp picked Bobby Moore to be the captain in his England fantasy XI. Moore went out with the team onto the very same venue in 1966 and went on to win the World Cup,
Anthony Joshua's corner man, Mark Seltzer, is huge in the boxing scene. He’s the man stood behind the biggest names in British boxing.
He’s the man with the inside scoop. The man who walks step-by-step with fighters right up to the ropes, those four corners of truth, before they unleash
It's been a fantastic week for women in sport with world-class performances and true strength shining through. Please listen to this week's podcast rounding up the headlines here:
Working for one of the most prestigious sports television companies in the world is a dream come true for many people, and working in the football department – well you might as well have won the lottery.
Yes, working in sport means the hours are unsociable and, yes, they are long.
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Sexism is a strong word that morphs into different forms.
In the sports media world, it can come as a throwaway comment: “Why is she reading the sports news? She probably doesn’t even know the offside rule.” Cue laughter.
It can, unfortunately, come as something more sinister: “I will help you get