Lewis Hamilton raced from 14th to first to seize a “miracle” German Grand Prix victory in a Mercedes one-two on Sunday and retake the Formula One championship lead from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, who crashed.
Francesco Molinari kept the coolest head in Carnoustie as he plotted a steady course through a wild afternoon of nail-biting tension at the British Open on Sunday to become the first Italian to win a Major.
Rishabh Pant has earned plaudits for his flamboyant batting in shorter formats but India A coach Rahul Dravid believes that the talented youngster has the “temperament and skills to bat differently” in longer formats.
Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil announced his retirement from international football with immediate effect on Sunday, hitting out at what he perceived to be unfair discrimination surrounding his meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May.
Sri Lanka’s formidable battery of tireless spinners bowled them to within five wickets of a 2-0 series sweep over South Africa as the visitors continued to struggle against the turning ball in the second and final Test, on Sunday.