A fortnight on from equalling Michael Schumacher’s Formulation One document of 91 race wins, Britain’s Lewis Hamilton went out on his personal with victory quantity 92 on the Portuguese Grand Prix.
The Mercedes driver already had probably the most pole positions within the sport’s historical past and is about to affix Schumacher on seven drivers’ titles later this season.
At Twickenham there was no England match towards the Barbarians on Sunday after a breach of the bubble by the guests, however 24 hours earlier the well-known stadium noticed Exeter Chiefs wrap up a distinguished double by defeating Wasps 19-13 within the Gallagher Premiership closing.
In biking Tao Geoghegan Hart turned the most recent Briton to land a Grand Tour win, taking the Giro d’Italia’s maglia rosa in Milan to observe in Chris Froome’s 2018 footsteps.
Wales’ Alun Wyn Jones equalled All Black nice Richie McCaw by profitable his 148th Check cap within the worldwide conflict towards France, however he was on the incorrect finish of a dropping trigger in a 38-21 defeat.
The Premier League offered its common share of intrigue. Harry Maguire’s eventful season continued as he discovered himself on the centre of a penalty debate within the goalless draw towards Chelsea, defending champions Liverpool wanted a winner from new boy Diogo Jota to see off Sheffield United and there was a hat-trick for Leeds striker Patrick Bamford.
Over the border in Scotland, veteran striker Jermain Defoe scored his three hundredth membership objective in Rangers’ 2-0 defeat of Livingston.
Phil Neville’s Lionesses, in the meantime, have been unable to fulfil their deliberate fixture towards Germany as a consequence of a case of coronavirus of their backroom workforce and needed to accept Friday’s inner warm-up match at St George’s Park.
Tiger Woods’ hopes of defending his Zozo Championship and limbering up for the Masters in model got here unstuck in California as he tied for seventieth on the similar Sherwood County Membership course that he used to host his personal annual occasion at.