Afiq Ikhwan completes four-race sweep in Sentul

JAKARTA: Malaysia’s 19-year-old Afiq Ikhwan (Meritus GP) overcame ‘massive understeer’ and a stiff challenge from Austrian sensation Lucas Auer (EuroInternational) in the final race of the weekend today to complete a sweep of four victories in the third round of the JK Racing Asia Series at the Sentul Intenational Circuit …

Lucas Auer looks to consolidate lead

JAKARTA: Austrian wonder Lucas Auer (EuroInternational) will look to consolidate his runaway lead in the third round of JK Racing Asia Series this weekend as part of the Asian Festival of Speed at the Sentul International Circuit in Bogor near here.  The 17-year-old rookie has opened up a 49-point lead …

The amazing journey of Test cricket

Test cricket. Two words that make every cricketer aspire to showcase his skills and temperament in, offering spectators at the stadium and discerning fans watching from the comfort of home an enthralling spectacle. As the late Sir Donald Bradman once wrote: “The character of the early pioneers, their idiosyncrasies, their …

Test cricket in numbers

Test cricket is on the cusp of a historic ( in terms of numbers) match. Most reckon it is the 2000th Test. Everyone agrees that it is the 100th Test between England and India. It is a good time to look at some statistics. He is a random compilation for …