Verstappen can be champion with 'right tools'

Verstappen can be champion with 'right tools'

That’s the view of Red Bull team principal Christian Horner, who has presided over the 20-year-old’s rapid rise to the top of the sport. But Horner says Verstappen, who already has three grand prix wins to his name, needs to be given a good enough car if he to fulfill his “exciting talent.” “Max’s talent is obvious,” Horner told CNN’s Amanda Davies at Interlagos ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix. “He is capable of challenging for the championship but we’ve got to be able to give him the tools and…

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Horn defeats Corcoran by technical knockout to defend world title

Horn defeats Corcoran by technical knockout to defend world title

Updated December 14, 2017 06:55:45 Video: Jeff horn celebrates defending his welterweight title (Photo: AAP) (ABC News) Jeff Horn has defended his WBO welterweight world title, beating British challenger Gary Corcoran by a technical knockout in the 11th round. In his first title defence since his huge upset win over Manny Pacquiao in July, Horn held off an eager Corcoran, who took the game to the world champion. After an uncertain start, Horn found a second wind towards the end of the fight, ultimately cutting his opponent up enough to…

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Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick: Red Excitement can beat weight of history to land Villiers triumph

Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick: Red Excitement can beat weight of history to land Villiers triumph

RED Excitement’s biggest claim to fame on the racetrack was the day he almost ended mighty mare Winx’s famous winning streak. But the ageless Red Excitement can eclipse even that superb feat if he can win the Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Trainer Gerald Ryan has his stable favourite in peak form and condition for the Villiers as the gelding tries to flout racing history and win Sydney’s premier summer race. Camera IconRed Excitement wins The Summer Cup at Royal Randwick.Picture: News Corp AustraliaRed…

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Vonn: Eyes have been opened to 'how divided we are'

Vonn: Eyes have been opened to 'how divided we are'

Many of them, she says, have been positive and supportive. Many others, inevitably, have not been. “My recent comments opened up my eyes as to how divided we are right now,” wrote Vonn in a lengthy Instagram post. “It is hurtful to read comments where people are hoping I break my neck or that God is punishing me for being ‘anti-Trump.’ “We need to find a way to put aside our differences and find common ground in communicating. Is it wrong to hope for a better world?” READ: I won’t…

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