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December 16, 2014

Tiger Woods
11:51 GMT

Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods would design the new 18-hole championship golf course in Dubai to be built by luxury real estate developers, DAMAC Properties and operated by The Trump Organization.

December 14, 2014

Lewis Hamilton
13:22 GMT

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has lauded compatriot golf star Rory McIlroy for having had a phenomenal year ahead of their showdown tonight for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.

December 13, 2014

Association of Tennis Professionals logo
11:21 GMT

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) has decided to increase the overall prize amount for the men's tennis tours, exceeding 100 million dollars for the first time in 2015.

Michael Schumacher
11:15 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has reportedly lost a lucrative endorsement deal with companies as they no longer see him as a viable role model for their products.

December 11, 2014

Jenson Button
13:12 GMT

McLaren is reportedly set to retain 2009 formula one world champion Jenson Button to partner Spaniard Fernando Alonso in their 2015 driver line-up.

December 10, 2014

Cricket gains impetus among women in UAE (picture courtesy of asiancricket.org)
16:18 GMT

The enthusiasm among women cricketers, who attended the selection camp to make the UAE squad in Sharjah, showed the game is making fast inroads.

Novak Djokovic
15:45 GMT

AS A new tennis season beckons with the Australian Open next month, there is anticipation in air.

Rory McIlroy
14:28 GMT

Following an impressive season that saw the Northern Irishman claim two major championships and play an influential role in Europe's Ryder Cup victory, world number one golfer Rory McIlroy bagged the Golf Writers Trophy for the second time in three years.

December 9, 2014

Djokovic and Nadal
08:56 GMT

World number one Novak Djokovic, who has never bagged a French Open title, admits that he has got one problem on the clay court and that is Rafael Nadal.

December 8, 2014

International Olympics Committee logo
16:41 GMT

The International Olympic Committee on Monday voted to allow Olympic Games to be hosted by two countries and to add new sports as part of sweeping changes to the world's biggest sporting event.

December 7, 2014

Federer and Djokovic arrive in New Delhi
16:20 GMT

Swiss Tennis player Roger Federer and Serbian Tennis player Novak Djokovic arrived in New Delhi on Sunday for the third leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL).

Novak Djokovic
16:16 GMT

American tennis legend Andre Agassi has backed world number one Novak Djokovic to display a period of dominance after the Serb showed that he could rise a level above his peers without even trying too hard.

December 5, 2014

Tiger Woods
07:40 GMT

Former world number one Tiger Woods posted a modest five over par in the opening round of the invitational World Challenge, after returning from injury.

December 4, 2014

Formula One logo
15:24 GMT

The 2015 Formula One calendar has been arranged to witness a record 21 races by the International Automobile Federation (FIA), while dropping the controversial double points rule simultaneously.

Gambling and betting on cricket is illegal in UAE
13:51 GMT

A research has revealed that professional footballers and cricketers are three times more likely to have gambling problems than other young men.