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May 8, 2014

Confident Murray shines in clay return before Paris
15:02 GMT

Andy Murray might have feared the worst when he learned that his first opponent at the Madrid Masters would be Nicolas Almagro, but the Scot recorded an impressive victory over the Spanish clay-court specialist last night.

May 7, 2014

Racist sports fans face jail or fine
17:10 GMT

Fans attending sports events in the UAE could be penalised with a prison term of up to three years, a fine of between Dh10,000 and Dh30,000 or both for racist behaviour from the stands, according to a draft law passed by the Federal National Council on Tuesday.

May 6, 2014

'Unsure' Woods admits making 'very slow progress' recovering from back surgery
12:37 GMT

World number one Tiger Woods has said that he is making very slow progress recovering from surgery for a pinched nerve and unsure when he will make his return to golf.

May 5, 2014

Injured Djokovic pulls out of Madrid Open Masters
16:44 GMT

Serbian world number two Novak Djokovic has pulled out of this week's Madrid Open Masters event, as he continues to nurse an injured right wrist.

May 4, 2014

Nadal hoping to bag fourth title in Madrid amid struggles to bounce back from injury
17:06 GMT

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal is hoping to bag the fourth title at home in the Madrid Masters as he struggles to bounce back from a back injury and searches for his first title on the European clay this season.

May 3, 2014

Manchester United v Sunderland: Preview and Projected Lineups
13:35 GMT

Manchester United continue to be in the press this week with the future of Ryan Giggs as manager and the club in general the talk of the journalism debate community.

May 2, 2014

Hamilton says F1 legend Ayrton Senna inspired his style of driving
16:09 GMT

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that Formula One legend Ayrton Senna inspired his driving style and that his whole approach to racing has developed from watching him race.

May 1, 2014

Ecclestone – F1′s Napoleon with a nose for business
15:22 GMT

Bernie Ecclestone started out as a simple second-hand car salesman and went on to transform Formula One into one of the most profitable sports in the world.

'Tired' Bartoli not planning on tennis comeback despite signing for pre-Wimbledon event
13:08 GMT

Defending Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli has insisted that she is not planning to make a full-time comeback to the sport even though she will play a Liverpool grass-court exhibition event in June.

April 30, 2014

Wimbledon organizers increase total prize money by 10.8 percent
11:40 GMT

The All England Club has reportedly increased the total prize money for this year's Wimbledon tournament by 10.8 percent to an amount of 25 million pounds in a move which will mostly favour the early-round losers.

April 29, 2014

Serena Williams
15:09 GMT

World No.1 Serena Williams has held on to her top position in the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA.

Woods maintains dominance atop latest golf's world rankings despite 'injury' absence
13:12 GMT

Golf's world No.1 Tiger Woods has maintained his dominance atop the latest world rankings despite his continued absence from competitive golf following back surgery.

April 26, 2014

Ayrton Senna
18:20 GMT

Footage of Ayrton Senna’s Williams hitting the track wall during the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix will get inevitable plenty of airtime next Thursday on the 20th anniversary of the Brazilian three-time F1 world champion’s death.

April 25, 2014

Schumacher out of coma according to latest reports
16:38 GMT

According to widespread reports, Michael Schumacher has come out of his coma and recognised his wife. Michael Schumacher has...

Hamilton, Rosberg could race 'freely' if rivals catch up
15:12 GMT

Mercedes has said that they might be forced to reconsider their policy of letting their drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg race freely if their rivals catch up with them.