Tag Archives: Wins

Grosjean wins Race of Champions

French Formula One driver Romain Grosjean, whose future with the Lotus team is yet to be confirmed, beat Sebastian Vettel and Michael Schumacher on his way to winning the Race of Champions

Pakistan wins UNHRC seat

Pakistan Monday won the election of United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), by securing 171 votes. Pakistan is elected for this important UN body for the third time. Pakistan secured its first

Raikkonen wins classic ahead of Fernando Alonso

Lotus’s Kimi Raikkonen won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel held on to his championship lead despite starting from the pit lane. Raikkonen inherited the lead when Lewis Hamilton’s McLaren

Martynov wins gold in 50m prone rifle

Sergei Martynov of Belarus clinched gold in the men’s shooting 50m rifle prone on Friday after scoring an Olympic record maximum 600 points en route to the final. The 44-year-old veteran, competing

Alonso wins German Grand Prix

Fernando Alonso extended his lead in this year’s Formula One drivers’ world championship on Sunday when he drove to a flawless victory for Ferrari in the German Grand Prix. Driving with perfect

Armenia ruling party wins parliamentary elections

Armenia’s governing party on Monday won parliamentary elections seen as a test of the ex-Soviet state’s fragile democracy but opposition leaders alleged violations and vowed protests. European election observers from the OSCE