Michael Schumacher has a personality and a shining two-decade career which can have a mesmerising effect on fans. Even us journalists can be left spellbound because after all somewhere deep down, even we are die-hard fans, are we not?
"You get paid to watch sport, how cool is your job!", is what I'm told often. And I'm sure fellow sports journalists will share the sentiment. What is cooler though, is the opportunity and good fortune to have watched sportspersons from close quarters, and hear their tales. Through this blog, I will try to share some of that ringside view with you guys, which makes covering sport so much more fun
|Federer sets up all-Swiss final Federer beat Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 to enter the Monte Carlo final, where he will face Wawrinka.|
|Lewis Hamilton takes pole Hamilton admitted after qualifying first that the Chinese GP is his to lose.|
|End of the road for KP: ECB Pietersen was axed after England's 5-0 drubbing in the Ashes.|
|I don't feel pressure of expectation: Maxwell Maxwell's 43-ball 95 helped Punjab chase down 206 vs Chennai.|
|Barca without Puyol Puyol will miss the game vs Bilbao.|