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October 13, 2013

Djokovic tops del Potro for Shanghai Masters title
14:02 GMT

World No. 2-ranked Novak Djokovic edged Juan Martin del Porto in a third-set tiebreaker Sunday in repeating as champion of the ATP Shanghai Rolex Masters.

October 12, 2013

Del Potro beats Nadal in Shanghai Masters semis
18:07 GMT

Juan Martin del Potro defeated Rafael Nadal Saturday for the first time since 2009 and will play Novak Djokovic for the title at the Shanghai Rolex Masters.

October 8, 2013

Sharapova withdraws from WTA Championships with shoulder injury
14:28 GMT

Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova has reportedly withdrawn from the season-ending Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Championships in Istanbul on Monday due to an injury on her right shoulder which has nagged her since before the US Open.

'Defiant' Federer says is 'still confident' about future ahead of ATP World Tour Finals
14:23 GMT

Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer has said that he is confident that he can still compete at the top of the men's game in the future beginning with the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals despite enduring a rough year in which he failed to reach a Grand Slam final.

October 7, 2013

Nadal officially returns to ATP No. 1
15:11 GMT

Rafael Nadal's second-place finish in the China Open moved him to the No. 1 spot in Monday's update of the ATP world rankings.

Jankovic back in WTA Top 10; Serena builds huge lead for No. 1
13:27 GMT

Jelena Jankovic returns to the Top 10 and No. 1-ranked Serena Williams has a huge lead in Monday's update of the WTA rankings.

October 6, 2013

Djokovic beats Nadal for China Open title
14:29 GMT

Novak Djokovic, who lost his No. 1 ranking Saturday, picked up his fourth China Open title Sunday with a straight-set win over Rafael Nadal.

October 5, 2013

Nadal to return to world No. 1 ranking
15:09 GMT

Rafael Nadal is assured of returning to the world No. 1 ranking following his win Saturday in the semifinals of the ATP's China Open in Beijing.

October 3, 2013

Red Bull boss Horner says Vettel's 'boring' dominance fine by him
17:50 GMT

Red Bull's team principal Christian Horner has said that he is happy with driver Sebastian Vettel's progress and not concerned with his 'boring' dominance.

September 30, 2013

Nadal says will be 'very tough' to reclaim World No.1 ranking
22:35 GMT

World No.2 Rafael Nadal has said that it will be very tough to seize Serbian player Novak Djokovic's crown as the top ranked men's tennis player, while giving respect to his 'unbelievable' opponent at the China Open on Sunday.

OSN launches region's first dedicated HD cricket channel
22:33 GMT

Starting from 1st October 2013, CricOne will become OSN Sports Cricket HD, the region's first dedicated high-definition cricket channel.

September 29, 2013

Djokovic warns Nadal he is not ready to relinquish No.1 ranking without 'fight'
14:50 GMT

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic has warned Spanish player Rafael Nadal that he would not give up the top spot in the ATP rankings without a fight as he prepares to defend his China Open crown.

September 28, 2013

Djokovic credits success to diet of 'mostly warm' food and water
19:49 GMT

A diet secret in Novak Djokovic's new book Serve to Win has let fans in on what Chinese medicine practitioners have professed for centuries, that warm foods are better for health.

Woods voted PGA Tour Player of the Year for record 11th time
19:47 GMT

World number one Tiger Woods has reportedly been voted as the PGA Tour's Player of the Year for a record 11th time, while fellow American Jordan Spieth was voted as the Rookie of the Year.

September 26, 2013

 NBA fans welcome Bryant to Dubai
15:59 GMT

A four-year-old boy named Shawn sat on the sidewalk crying outside the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) headquarters at Almas...