Can Clijsters make a winning return to tennis?

March 26, 2009

Former world number one Kim Clijsters has said she will return to the WTA Tour.

The 25-year-old Belgian, who had retired from the sport two years ago because of injury, told a news conference in Bree she was coming back to tennis.

Crash suggests Armstrong has bigger problems

March 24, 2009

On Monday morning, I told one of my colleagues: “Today (on Tour of Castilla y Leon) should be cool. Decisive stage is Tuesday with the time trial.”

Can Armstrong shed the pounds and really compete?

March 23, 2009











Lance Armstrong has said he still has some extra pounds he needs to lose.

After finishing 125th in this weekend’s Milan – San Remo, he faces his own race to be competitive in May’s Giro d’Italia and July’s Tour de France.

Quiet man Contador makes his point to Bruyneel

March 9, 2009


Alberto Contador reminds me of Rafael Nadal. He speaks softly, he is very polite, some would say he is a kind lad. He is all those things, and, just like Nadal, once he gets on his turf, he is all but a killer.

Lance loses bike, wears @$$ out

February 17, 2009


Having your bike stolen is quite a big deal. It has happened to me a few times and I must say I was pretty upset.

Testing times for tennis players, but cyclists have it worse

February 13, 2009

doping“Knock, knock on the door. Anti-doping control right now. This is #18.”

That’s Lance Armstrong’s Twitter feed on Feb 13, a few hours ago.

I bet if his mum doesn’t know where he is, the anti-doping authorities do.

Since he announced his return last September, the seven-times Tour de France champion has undergone 18 tests — that is, three or four a month.