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Hamilton seeks to divert attention from F1's problems AUSTIN: World championship leader Lewis Hamilton will bid to divert attention from Formula One's looming financial crisis by seeking his fifth consecutive race win at this weekend's United States Grand Prix.The 29-year-old Briton leads Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg of Germany by 17 points with three races remaining, and 100 points available, as he sets himself to claim his 10th win of the season at the Circuit of the Americas.After a tense, close and often acrimonious struggle with Rosberg, Hamilton knows he cannot relax, notably because next month's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is worth double points.That means Rosberg will retain a mathematical title chance if he is within 50 points of the Englishman after the next two races in America and Brazil. Hamilton came away from the Russian Grand Prix on October 12 with 291 points to Rosberg's 274.Rosberg has no intention of giving up and any fans disgruntled at ...

QPR considering Ferdinand appeal: Redknapp LONDON: Queens Park Rangers are considering whether to appeal against defender Rio Ferdinand's ban and fine for a comment he made on Twitter, manager Harry Redknapp said on Thursday.Ferdinand, 35, was suspended for three games and fined £25,000 ($40,000, 31,800 euros) by the Football Association on Wednesday for referring to the mother of another Twitter user as a 'sket', a derogatory slang term for a promiscuous woman."I'll have to sit down with chief executive Philip ...
Park, Feng tied for lead at Taiwan LPGA TAIPEI: China's Feng Shanshan and South Korean Park In-bee each fired an eight-under-par 64 to share the lead after the opening round of the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship in Taipei on Thursday.Park, who took over the top spot in the Rolex Rankings earlier this week, hit all 14 fairways and needed only 26 putts to complete her round with eight birdies for the $2 million tournament at the par-72 Miramar Golf Country Club."I hit the ...
Centre Davies out for Clermont - and Wales PARIS: Wales centre Jonathan Davies will be out for two to three weeks with a shoulder injury and will miss at least the November Test against Australia, his club Clermont said on Thursday.Davies, 26, who was injured in the European Champions Cup victory over Sale last Sunday, also misses Top 14 leaders Clermont's trip to Bayonne on Saturday.Confirming Davies' absence, Clermont manager Franck Azema said: "We have good relations with the Welsh and we will ...
Sevilla, Valencia face stiff test of credentials MADRID: Atletico Madrid proved last season that with an inspirational coach, a group of committed players and an enthusiastic support, it is possible to get the better of wealthy Real Madrid and Barcelona in La Liga. Sevilla and Valencia, both sporadically able to keep pace with Real and Barca domestically in the past, have made solid starts to the season under Unai Emery and Nuno Espirito Santo respectively, raising hopes among their long-suffering fans that ...
China specialist Levy leads in wet Shanghai SHANGHAI: Frenchman Alexander Levy continued his love affair with China's golf courses by kicking off the European Tour's Final Series with a seven-under-par 65 to lead after the first round of the BMW Masters.Levy, who won the Tour's China Open in April, fired seven birdies in a bogey-free round to lead by one at Lake Malaran from Argentine Emiliano Grillo, Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium and another Frenchman, Romain Wattel.Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell also went bogey ...
Cheika goes back to the future with first Wallabies team LONDON: Michael Cheika's first team as Australia coach has a decidedly retro feel to it, with halfbacks Quade Cooper and Will Genia restored for the European tour opener against the invitational Barbarians on Saturday.Flyhalf Cooper and scrumhalf Genia were a fixture of former coach Ewen McKenzie's tourists last year, but injuries put the pair out of the June series against France and they were overlooked for the latter part of the southern hemisphere Rugby Championship ...


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