Belarusian 200m sprinter is forced to travel to the airport to board flight back home

Belarusian 200m sprinter is forced to travel to the airport to board flight back home after complaining about national coaches at Olympics By Jack Wright For Mailonline Published: 08:35 EDT, 1 August 2021 | Updated: 08:38 EDT, 1 August 2021 A Belarusian 200m sprinter who publicly complained about national coaches at the Tokyo Olympics said … Read more

Olympic gold sprinter Cathy Freeman reflects on historic win

Australian Olympic hero Cathy Freeman reveals her surprising first thought when crossing the finishing line at the 2000 Games in Sydney – and reflects on how her victory made everyone feel ‘equal’ By Kristy Johnson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 15:55 BST, 29 August 2020 | Updated: 15:59 BST, 29 August 2020 Cathy Freeman, ran … Read more

Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams says Cressida Dick must quit

Team GB sprinter Bianca Williams says she is considering going ‘down the legal route’ after officers ‘racially profiled’ the athlete and her husband in a heavy-handed stop-and-search. Williams, 26, and Portuguese sprinter husband Ricardo dos Santos, 25, were hauled from their Mercedes and handcuffed in front of their three-month-old son in Lanhill Road, Maida Vale, on … Read more

Team GB sprinter accuses Met Police of racial profiling after stop and search

A team GB sprinter has accused the Metropolitan Police of ‘racial profiling’ after she and her partner were stopped and searched. Commonwealth gold medallist Bianca Williams, 26, described the confrontation in Maida Vale, west London on Saturday as ‘awful to watch’. A video of Ms Williams and her Portuguese sprinter partner Ricardo dos Santos, 25, … Read more

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter outsells all passenger cars during lockdown in April

The UK’s most registered car in April was in fact a van. Mercedes-Benz sold 814 versions of its Sprinter van last month, outperforming every passenger car on the market.  The Tesla Model 3 was the UK’s top-selling new passenger car with 658 registrations, but Elon Musk’s victory came in exceptional circumstances. The logjam of UK … Read more