FOOTBALL

Is TV revenue the reason why the Premier League is so competitive? Dean Santangelo   If one takes a look at the crowned champions in each of the top five football leagues in Europe over the past four years one can see a pattern, excluding the English Premier League. The English Premier League profits from the highest media revenue in world football. Due to its popularity, clubs in the Premier League have received a record amount of money from broadcasters this season. Sky and BT Sport, who are the main sports broadcasters in the UK, are paying over £5billion for the live...
10/02/2017

ICE HOCKEY

Despite losing their second game to HC Davos 4-5 at the Spengler Cup 2016, HC Dinamo Minsk secured first place in the group ahead of the hosts and Team Canada due to the goal difference. HC Davos and Team Canada both finished with the same point total.   The Belarusians had a successful start at the tournament with a 7-4 win over Team Canada. The Swiss team lost their opening game in Group Cattini to Team Canada 3-4.   Minsk has directly qualified for the semifinals scheduled for Friday, 30 December. HC Davos will face Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg in the quarterfinal on Thursday evening...
29/12/2016

SKI ALPIN

The alpine World Championships are currently taking place in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The amount of people attending the races is unbelievable! There have been a lot of surprises and disappointments like on Saturday 11th February when 50,000 people made their way to St. Moritz only to find out that the men's Downhill had to be cancelled due to partial fog on the course.   The Swiss team had a tough start to the Championships after Lara Gut injured herself in Training shortly after the first race and now looks to be out for a long period of time. It wasn't going to be easy to replace Lara...
14/02/2017

MOTORSPORT

Pascal Wehrlein (22) is the 28th driver and also another German racer to sign with the Swiss located Formula 1 team Sauber. Previous names who have raced for Sauber include Nick Heidfeld, Sebastian Vettel and Nico Hülkenberg.   Sauber made way for Wehrlein by pushing Felipe Nasr out of the way. Wehrlein's debut season was with Manor with whom he got one point from the race in Austria. Wehrlein's teammate will be the Swede, Marcus Ericsson.   The team wants to give Wehrlein the chance to gain experience. They believe they have a driver with great potential and who is superior to Ericsson....
20/01/2017

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