“Are you ready?” “No.” “Okay, here we go!”
“Are you here for Jaap?” a member of Brown University’s Men’s Crew team asks me as I walk into the Hunter S. Marston Boathouse in Providence. “I am,” I respond. “The Golden Boy!” he jokingly shouts back as he walks away.
The day is May 24th, 2014, and time is running out for Real Madrid at the Estádio da Luz. Local rivals Atlético Madrid are about to pull off an incredible stunt. Real’s European curse seems to have struck again. Their elusive 10th Champions League, ‘La Décima’, which the club has been obsessively chasing for 12…
Toro Rosso are Red Bull’s development team, but that basically translates to them being Red Bull’s guinea pigs. And that’s totally fine if you accept that.
When he’s on his day he can be absolutely sensational, and he’s definitely the most charismatic and lovable guy on the grid, but if you zoom out and look at his performances over entire seasons, it’s mostly underwhelming; is Daniel Ricciardo overrated?
The unbelievable combination of speed, strength and take-on ability make him one of the most fun players to watch in football, but his lack of end-product makes him equally as frustrating to watch; Adama Traoré is one of a kind.
In Making the Case, I take an unpopular opinion I have or an improbable scenario, and I try to convince you of my stance; I make the case for it. This week: Red Bull Racing will have another F1 dynasty.
The Nordschleife has a legendary reputation in the world of racing, but it’s not until you’re there (and do a lap) that you can fully appreciate what the 13-mile track is all about.
In Making the Case, I take an unpopular opinion I have or an improbable scenario, and I try to convince you of my stance; I make the case for it. This week: Atlético Madrid will be the 2018/19 champions of LaLiga.
Machester City will be champions again, but apart from that, the new Premier League season will be fairly unpredictable. So let’s predict it!