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September 18, 2014

Hamilton and Rosberg's rivalry continues
15:06 GMT

Wolff praised Hamilton's heart-on-sleeve approach to racing as all drama and glory. And he also said that the team's own outspoken approach to management would remain the same.

Li Na
14:30 GMT

Chinese tennis star Li Na, 32, will announce her retirement on Friday, state broadcaster China Central Television said in a microblog post on Thursday.

September 17, 2014

Rory McIlroy
07:50 GMT

Rory McIlroy has been named winner of the PGA of America Player of the Year 2013-14 and has also won the Vardon Trophy for the stellar performance that he put up last year.

September 16, 2014

Caroline Wozniacki
15:14 GMT

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki, who just appeared in her first Grand Slam final in five years, has said that she is ready to contend for more major titles.

September 15, 2014

Roger Federer
20:26 GMT

There are very few occasions in tennis that are new to Roger Federer but playing in the Davis Cup final later this year will be one of them. France will have home advantage, at a venue to be decided, when they stage the 2014 final in two months' time, but Federer's Switzerland will be the firm favourites.

Rory Mcllroy
13:16 GMT

Billy Horschel beat Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy to the 6 million pounds FedEx Cup prize as the American clinched the Tour Championship and secured the overall title.

September 14, 2014

Roger Federer
22:12 GMT

Roger Federer secured Switzerland's place in the final of the Davis Cup for the first time since 1992 by comfortably beating Fabio Fognini in Geneva on Sunday.

Three in 10 ex-NFL players suffer from cognitive disorders
03:42 GMT

According to a data prepared for ex- players of the National Football League (NFL), around three in 10 former NFL players develop more than moderate neurocognitive problems and qualify for payments under the 765 million dollars concussion settlement.

September 13, 2014

Andy Murray confirms for Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi
18:17 GMT

Andy Murray on Wednesday confirmed he will join fellow tennis luminaries Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi between January 1 and 3.

September 11, 2014

Poor Formula One season forces Di Montezemolo to step down
05:40 GMT

Ferrari chairman Luca Di Montezemolo is going to step down as long-time chairman of the Italian Formula One team, following a poor season on the track and disagreements with the Sergio Marchionne, who is the chief executive officer of parent company Fiat.

September 10, 2014

Marin Cilic
16:49 GMT

Marin Cilic hailed his maiden Grand Slam title as a miracle, after he eased past Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 in his first major final at the US Open after 27 previous major appearances.

Andy Murray
13:40 GMT

Croatian tennis ace Marin Cilic's victory at the US Open has led to British number one Andy Murray slipping out of the world's top 10 for the first time since 2008.

Michael Schumacher
02:56 GMT

Record Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher will continue his recovery at home from injuries suffered in a ski accident late last year, his management said Tuesday.

September 9, 2014

Cilic lifts the US Open trophy
05:24 GMT

Marin Cilic hammered Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday to win the US Open, following in the footsteps of his coach and 2001 Wimbledon winner Goran Ivanisevic.

September 8, 2014

Roger Federer
14:20 GMT

Roger Federer says that he will not obsess over winning an 18th Grand Slam title, after putting up a dismal show in the US Open semi-finals.