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August 21, 2014

Michael Phelps
10:49 GMT

American swimming great Michael Phelps' coach Bob Bowman has said that the Olympic legend has returned to competition because he believes he can swim faster than ever.

August 20, 2014

Lewis Hamilton
14:17 GMT

British Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamiton compares his Formula One title battle with Mercedes team-mate Nico Roseberg to a game of poker and thinks that it is more 'intense' than his earlier fights.

Lance Armstrong
13:25 GMT

Two years after he was banned from the cycling fraternity, former cyclist Lance Armstrong is although a persona non grata yet he is still well received in society and thinks that despite everything, day-today life is positive.

August 19, 2014

Serena Williams
15:33 GMT

American tennis ace Serena Williams retained the top spot in the women's tennis rankings issued by WTA on Monday, while Serbia's Ana Ivanovic returned to the top 10 in ninth spot.

Roger Federer
13:20 GMT

Roger Federer won his 80th career title and sixth at the Cincinnati Masters on Sunday, beating David Ferrer 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 to stamp himself a US Open favourite.

August 18, 2014

Mo Farah
11:09 GMT

British Olympic track champion Mo Farah, who won the 10,000-metre gold earlier last week, claimed the half-distance gold ahead of Hayle Ibrahimov and teammate Andy Vernon at the European Athletics Championships.

August 13, 2014

Rory McIlroy
14:40 GMT

Rory McIlroy doesn't even have to leave his house to earn 42,000 pounds per day.

Ballmer purchases LA Clippers
13:12 GMT

The NBA has reportedly named former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer as the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.

August 12, 2014

Federer happy with form in buildup to US Open
12:52 GMT

17 Grand Slam titles holder Roger Federer has kept to a steady pace in his buildup for the US Open starting in a fortnight and said that his weekend title loss in Canada helped him gather more information on improving his game.

August 11, 2014

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
12:39 GMT

17 Grand Slam titles holder Roger Federer lost to French tennis ace Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets in the Rogers Cup final.

August 6, 2014

Serena Williams
15:11 GMT

Despite continuous struggles to make an impact this year, world number one Serena Williams has said that she is on the right track after she claimed victory at Stanford on Sunday.

Bernie Ecclestone
13:12 GMT

Formula one boss Bernie Ecclestone said he was 'an idiot' for paying hundred million dollars to get back to F1 racing but was grateful that the bribery trial had ended.

August 4, 2014

Rory McIlroy
12:44 GMT

Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy returned to the top of the world rankings in golf after he defeated Sergio Garcia by two strokes in the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Ohio.

Andy Murray
12:26 GMT

Former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has revealed that he wants former French tennis star Amelie Mauresmo to remain as his coach for the foreseeable future.

August 3, 2014

Usain Bolt
16:45 GMT

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt thrilled the Glasgow crowd as he put a medal-winning show after bagging the 4x100 metre relay gold for his country and later delivered a massive blow to the organisers of Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.