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January 24, 2014

Nadal beats Federer to reach Australian Open final
17:51 GMT

Rafael Nadal defeated Roger Federer in straight sets Friday and earned a spot in the Australian Open finals opposite Stanislas Wawrinka.

January 22, 2014

Federer tops Murray, Nadal next at Australian Open
16:31 GMT

Roger Federer out-battled Andy Murray for a four-set win Wednesday and will face world No. 1 Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open semifinals.

beIN will provide 19 high-definition channels
12:21 GMT

Al Jazeera Sport has been rebranded as beIN SPORTS. The new network, now live, grants subscribers access to unrivalled selections of first-class sports programming.

Federer highest-paid athlete in tennis with 71.5 mln dollars earnings in 2013
12:13 GMT

Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer is reportedly the highest paid athlete in the game, with estimated earnings of 71.5 million dollars in 2013.

January 21, 2014

Wawrinka beats Djokovic, moves to Australian Open semis
14:05 GMT

Stanislas Wawrinka ended Novak Djokovic 25-match Australian Open winning streak with an impressive five-set victory Tuesday.

Schumacher's 1998 Ferrari fetches almost 2 mln dollars at auction
11:56 GMT

The classic Ferrari car, which was used by Formula One legend Michael Schumacher for 38 races, has reportedly been sold for a whopping 1.7 million dollars at an American auction.

January 20, 2014

Nadal and Victoria Azarenka roll on in style in Australian Open
16:21 GMT

World No.1 Rafael Nadal overcame strong opposition from Japan's 16th seed Kei Nishikori to book his place in the quarter-finals.

NFL injuries worry Obama
11:30 GMT

President Barack Obama has said he would not let his son play professional football.

January 18, 2014

'Schumacher will not be Schumacher' if he survives, says brain surgery specialist
22:01 GMT

A brain surgery specialist has reportedly claimed that Formula One legend Michael Schumacher will be a completely different person than he was should he survive the severe head injuries he suffered in a skiing accident in December.

Ecclestone confident of returning as F1 director after bribery case ends
09:47 GMT

Bernie Ecclestone, who has stepped down as a director of the company which runs Formula One, has said that he will return to the board following his indictment on bribery charges in Germany.

January 17, 2014

F1 owes Schumi an enormous debt, says Hill
11:52 GMT

One of things that make Formula One exciting is the intense rivalry between drivers.

January 15, 2014

Michael Schumacher remains in induced coma as injuries are severe
14:06 GMT

Michael Schumacher, 45, remains in an induced coma since his injuries are considered severe.

January 14, 2014

Federer out to prove point but Djokovic will claim Australian Open, says Jim Courier
11:11 GMT

Former American tennis player Jim Courier has said that Swiss ace Roger Federer will be out to prove that he is not yet finished as a force in world tennis, although he backed defending champion Novak Djokovic to claim his fifth Australian Open title.

January 13, 2014

Colin Kaepernick
23:59 GMT

Colin Kaepernick threw for a touchdown and ran in another Sunday, lifting San Francisco into the NFC Championship Game with a 23-10 victory over Carolina.

January 12, 2014

Murray reveals back injury torment
14:54 GMT

Andy Murray revealed on Sunday how constant pain was taking over his life before his back surgery in September, just months after winning Wimbledon.