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March 30, 2014

Qatar keen to host F1 race: QMMF chief
14:57 GMT

Nasser Khalifa al Atya, the president of the Qatar Motor and Motorcycle Federation (QMMF), said on Saturday that his country is 'seriously interested' in hosting a Formula One Grand Prix race in the future.

Serena claims 7th Miami WTA title by beating Li Na in Sony Open
14:09 GMT

World number one Serena Williams has won the Miami WTA title for the seventh time in her career following her 7-5, 6-1 win over Chinese star Li Na in the Sony Open finals on Saturday.

Massa prays for comatose Schumacher everyday
23:50 GMT

Michael Schumacher's former Ferrari teammate Felipe Massa has reportedly admitted that he prays daily for the hospitalized seven-time Formula One world champion.

March 27, 2014

Bahrain F1 Grand Prix praised
14:34 GMT

Citizens and residents in Bahrain said that the Formula One Race on April 4, 5 and 6 is an annual opportunity for global cultural interaction and convergence space for variety human cultures.

March 26, 2014

Michael Schumacher
16:19 GMT

The former chief medical officer of Formula One has said that he believes that the comatose Michael Schumacher will never recover as there have been 'serious lapses of judgment' in his ongoing medical care.

March 24, 2014

Zayed Sports City Stadium
15:45 GMT

United Arab Emirates' (UAE) sports and entertainment venue Zayed Sports City Monday announced a 12% growth in revenue and 20% rise in visitors to 1.2 million for the year 2013.

March 23, 2014

Keith Mason quits in quest to become next 'James Bond' (Picture courtesy of Skysports)
13:40 GMT

The Super League player Keith Mason has quit rugby in his quest to become the next James Bond and is currently concentrating on making it in the Hollywood.

March 22, 2014

Schumacher lost 25 percent of his body weight
22:51 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has reportedly lost 25 percent of his body weight and is wasting away after months, as he has yet failed to recover from his induced coma.

March 21, 2014

Murray not surprised over split with coach Lendl
21:10 GMT

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has insisted that his surprise split from coach Ivan Lendl after two years together was a 'mutual decision', as he prepares to defend his title at the Miami Masters.

March 18, 2014

Serena maintain lead on top of latest tennis rankings
22:01 GMT

World's top tennis stars Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams have maintained their lead at the top of the latest ATP and the WTA rankings.

March 17, 2014

O'Driscoll pulls curtain on international career
16:34 GMT

Iconic Irish rugby player Brian O'Driscoll has been handed a perfect end to his stellar international career when Ireland won the Six Nations title on Saturday with an impressive 22-20 victory over France.

Dubai resident to bungee jump 200 times in 24 hours for a record
15:02 GMT

Imagine freefalling 60 metres — like jumping off a 19-storey building — 200 times in 24 hours!

Djokovic beats Federer in a tiebreaker in BNP Paribas Open final
10:56 GMT

Former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic has won the BNP Paribas Open final in Indian Wells defeating Roger Federer 3-6 6-3 7-6 (7-3) in a deciding tiebreak.

March 16, 2014

Rosberg steers Mercedes to crushing Australia GP win
20:39 GMT

Nico Rosberg drew first blood for Mercedes in the new Formula One season with a dominant Australian Grand Prix victory on Sunday after pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton and world champion Sebastian Vettel retired with reliability problems.

Hamilton: Schumacher's accident happened for a reason
14:48 GMT

Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton has put his foot in the mouth with his comment over comatose Formula One legend Michael Schumacher...