IOC president Thomas Bach shows the card with the name Beijing as the winning name of the 2022 Winter Olympic bid city
July 31, 2015 - 22:15 GMT
Beijing has beaten Kazakhstan's Almaty to be named host of the 2022 Winter Olympics, with only four votes separating the two bidders, the International Olympic Committee announced Friday.
BeIN Sports awarded the exclusive broadcast rights in (MENA) for the Olympic games
July 29, 2015 - 11:11 GMT
BeIN Sports has been awarded the exclusive broadcast rights in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) for the Olympic games between 2018 and 2024.
German President Joachim Gauck holds a speech during the official opening ceremony of the 14th European Maccabi Games
July 28, 2015 - 22:48 GMT
Around 2,300 Jewish athletes are preparing to take part in the Maccabi Games which opened in Berlin Tuesday and run until August 5.
Bike enthusiasts ride during a retro cycling event in Chianti near Siena
July 28, 2015 - 08:12 GMT
Some amateur sports enthusiasts take products such as vitamin tablets to avoid nutrient deficiencies without knowing whether...
Sebastian Vettel
July 27, 2015 - 14:14 GMT
After a wild and unpredictable race packed with drama and penalties, Sebastian Vettel's first thought was to dedicate his surprise success in the Hungarian Grand Prix yesterday to the memory of Ferrari's...
(LtoR) Second placed Daniil Kvyat, winner Sebastian Vettel and third placed Daniel Ricciardo celebrate on the podium after the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix
July 26, 2015 - 17:40 GMT
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel won the Hungarian Grand Prix Sunday after an error-strewn afternoon by Mercedes world champion Lewis Hamilton and a late puncture for Hamilton's team-mate Nico Rosberg.
Mo Farah
July 26, 2015 - 15:07 GMT
British sprinter Mo Farah was questioned for five hours by the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as a part of investigation regarding claims of breach of anti-doping rules by his coach Alberto Salazar.
Mo Farah
July 26, 2015 - 05:56 GMT
Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has backed Mo Farah who has been facing huge criticism post doping allegations against his coach Alberto Salazar.
Usain Bolt
July 25, 2015 - 23:07 GMT
Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt warmed up for World Championships by winning the 100 metres at the Anniversary Games in London.
Novak Djokovic
July 20, 2015 - 13:43 GMT
Novak Djokovic maintained a large lead over Roger Federer in the men's tennis rankings released Monday by the ATP with the top 10 players unchanged.
Salwa Eid Nasser (picture courtesy:
July 19, 2015 - 19:45 GMT
Bahraini athlete Salwa Eid Nasser made history when she stormed to a memorable gold medal for Bahrain in a world-youth-leading time...