Motor Sport

PARIS: The Winners of the 2021 Laureus World Sports Awards have been unveiled at a digital awards ceremony from Seville, Spain. Among the highlights were a fourth Laureus Award for Rafael Nadal and second Laureus Award for Naomi Osaka and the Bayern Munich football team. Lewis Hamilton was recognised for his social activism, and Liverpool FC’s Mo Salah received the Laureus Sporting Inspiration Award.

Earlier Thursday, Nadal reached the quarter-finals of the Mutua Madrid Open.

May 06, 2021 17:05
MADRID: After more than 20 years working at Dorna Sports as a commercial managing director, Pau Serracanta departs his role "to take on fresh challenges", the MotoGP promoter company announced.
May 05, 2021 08:05
LONDON: Williams Racing has appointed James Bower as commercial director while Tim Hunt moves to become chief marketing officer.
May 03, 2021 17:05
NEW DELHI: Casio continues its association with Scuderia AlphaTauri Racing Team and will be rolling out three limited edition watches in India and globally. 
Apr 29, 2021 22:04
LONDON: Mercedes’ ‘Accelerate 25’ programme to increase diversity in motorsport engineering on Thursday announced the launch of a new partnership with the Association for Black and Minority Ethnic Engineers UK (AFBE-UK).
Apr 28, 2021 23:04
LONDON: Eurosport Events, in partnership with the FIA and WSC, will continue to make the WTCR − FIA World Touring Car Cup even stronger and better into the future.
Apr 28, 2021 19:04
MADRID: MotoGP commercial rights holder Dorna Sports has announced Michelin, tyre supplier for the world’s fastest motorcycle racing championship, as title sponsor for the 2021 Finnish GP.  The event, set to take place from the 9th to the 11th of July, will be the first motorcycle Grand Prix to be held at the new KymiRing and will be named the Michelin Grand Prix of Finland.
Apr 27, 2021 19:04
LONDON: With a number of Grand Prix for the 2021 season having already announced plans to forgo attendances, the cost of an entire season without fans across the 22 races in MotoGP would see the competition lose out on nine-figure sums, data and analytics company GlobalData predicts.
Apr 23, 2021 17:04
LONDON: Formula E and the FIA have revealed the full calendar for the 2020/21 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, featuring a new race venue and updates to previously scheduled events. The Season 7 calendar is set to host more races than ever before in a single season, comprising of 15 races in eight cities, covering three continents.
Apr 22, 2021 18:04
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will partner with five International Sports Federations (IFs) and game publishers to produce the Olympic Virtual Series (OVS), the first-ever, Olympic-licensed event for physical and non-physical virtual sports.
Apr 21, 2021 15:04
MADRID: Yamaha and Dorna Sports have signed a new agreement that will see the Japanese company continue as the official scooter supplier to the FIM MotoGP World Championship. In 2005, Yamaha first became the exclusive scooter supplier for MotoGP commercial rights holder and promoter Dorna Sports, and has since proven a valuable and reliable partner for personnel in the MotoGP paddock.