2017 in review: Sport

It was an year when the proven champions of the game underlined their class once more in the sporting arena. Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal scaled new heights as Cristiano Ronaldo captured back-to-back Ballon D ‘Or. Like all good things, the Bolt era had to come to an end- though it was not quite the fairytale ending he would have liked. Pakistan, meanwhile, were the toast of cricket world by winning the ICC Champions Trophy.

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Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton stamped his class as one of the alltime Formula One greats when he won the fourth Drivers’Championship at the Mexican Grand Prix on October 29. The Briton had previously won the title in 2008, 2014-15.
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Compiled by: Shreeja Nair, Senior Web Editor