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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.

Serena wins 18th grand slam title
01:35 GMT

Serena Williams won the 18th grand slam title of her career on Sunday, beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 to claim a third consecutive trophy at the US Open.

September 7, 2014

Lewis Hamilton
20:00 GMT

Lewis Hamilton recovered from a poor start and profited from a mistake by team-mate Nico Rosberg to win the Italian Grand Prix in a seventh Mercedes one-two of the season.

Hamilton and Rosberg
13:18 GMT

McLaren boss Ron Dennis has said that the tensions between Formula One title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg could result in one of them leaving Mercedes at the end of this season.

Federer fails to reach yet another final
01:41 GMT

Marin Cilic faced a difficult task matching Kei Nishikori’s heroics but the 25-year-old from Croatia did just that in the second of the US Open semi-finals here.

September 6, 2014

Nishikori celebrates historical win
22:12 GMT

Kei Nishikori stunned Novak Djokovic to become the first Japanese player ever to reach a grand slam singles final.

Caroline Wozniacki
21:24 GMT

Caroline Wozniacki reached the final of the US Open here last night but not in the manner she would have wanted. Shuai Peng...

Serena Williams
09:22 GMT

World number one Serena Williams remained on course for a hat trick of US Open titles with an easy straight set win over Russia's Ekaterina Makarova.

September 5, 2014

Roger Federer
13:11 GMT

17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer had to battle hard to beat Gael Monfils in a five-set thriller to advance into the US Open semifinal and keep alive his hope of an 18th Grand Slam title.

Hamilton and Rosberg during the Belgian Grand Prix
13:08 GMT

Mercedes has reportedly said that they will have to consider dropping either Lewis Hamilton or Nico Rosberg if the duo cannot race in "cleanly."

September 4, 2014

Caroline Wozniacki
15:51 GMT

Caroline Wozniacki's private life may have been torn apart when Rory McIlroy called off their engagement earlier this summer but the 24-year-old Dane's tennis has gone from strength to strength.

Kei Nishikori
13:34 GMT

Kei Nishikori fought hard to beat third seed Stanislas Wawrinka 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-7 (5), 6-4 in the quarterfinals of the US Open and become the first Japanese man in 81 years to reach a Grand Slam semifinal.

Usain Bolt
03:02 GMT

Dreams seen in infancy remain for eternity. So, when Usain Bolt told a rapt audience that it was his dream as a child to play cricket for Jamaica, everyone nodded in agreement.

Fernando Alonso
02:59 GMT

Former world champion Fernando Alonso has reiterated that he no intention of leaving Ferrari although he is likely to miss out on the Formula One title again this season.