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‘Dude, that was amazing!’ Is Kvyat joining Biffy Clyro?

How, exactly, did Biffy Clyro’s lead singer Simon Neil end up teaching Formula 1’s Alpha Tauri driver Daniil Kvyat to play the guitar?Well, because the Russian offered to help get Scottish rocker Neil good enough to compete in one of Formula 1’s virtual grands prix. The pair met up thanks to BBC Radio 5 Live’s…

Cricket West Indies: England Test tour in July agreed ‘in principle’

England toured the West Indies at the beginning of 2019Cricket West Indies has agreed “in principle” to July’s Test tour of England, but players and staff will take a 50% pay cut.Next week, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is expected to announce a revamped summer schedule.England’s three-Test series against West Indies is set…

Lionel Messi: Gary Lineker on football’s ‘bewildering talent’

Messi has won football’s greatest individual prize – the Ballon d’Or – a record six timesLionel Messi is a player who stirs feelings like no other. He turns sport into art.Every time I watch him, even on his quiet days, there are moments when you just go ‘how does he do that?’ He does things…