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February 25, 2014

F1 ace Schumacher's boss insists attempts to wake him up continue
14:38 GMT

Formula one legend Michael Schumacher's manager, Sabine Kehm has insisted that attempts to wake Schumacher up are continuous and the fight would go on.

February 24, 2014

Salaam Al Shaksy, CEO of National Bank of Oman, presents the winner’s cheque to Finland’s Roope Kakko after his victory in the inaugural National Bank of Oman Golf Classic at Almouj Golf The Wave, Muscat, last year.
18:53 GMT

For the second successive year, the National Bank of Oman have extended a sponsor’s invite for the 2014 National Bank of Oman Golf Classic, to the winner and runner-up of the 18th GCC Championship, which will be held at Dirab Golf Club, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from February 28 to March 1, 2014.

February 23, 2014

Venus Williams poses with her trophy after winning the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships
13:34 GMT

American tennis ace Venus Williams has silenced her critics who said she could never make a significant comeback at the age of 33 by winning the WTA Dubai Open on Saturday.

February 22, 2014

Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle
21:43 GMT

A female German biathlete and a male Italian bobsledder have reportedly been expelled from the ongoing 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi after the duo tested positive for banned substances, in the first doping cases of these Games.

Schumacher responds during Massa's secret visit
15:12 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had reportedly 'reacted with his mouth' during a secret visit to the Grenoble hospital by his former Ferrari teammate Felipe Massa.

February 21, 2014

Sampras backs 17 Grand Slams winner Federer to bag one more
22:59 GMT

Former world number one Pete Sampras has said that 17-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer could play for another four years.

February 19, 2014

Michael Schumacher
15:37 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had reportedly lost control when he hit a rock and ended up smashing his head into a bolder 34 feet further down the mountain, even as investigators ruled out any criminal wrongdoing in the freak accident.

February 17, 2014

Nadal to play in Rio Open after return from back injury
15:53 GMT

Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal, who injured his back while warming up for the Australian Open final almost three weeks ago, and eventually lost to Swede Stanislas Wawrinka, is likely to take part in next week's Rio Open.

David Ferrer climbs to 4th in ATP Top 10
14:40 GMT

Tournament wins by David Ferrer and Tomas Berdych improved their Top 10 ATP rankings, which were updated Monday.

February 16, 2014

Picture taken on January 17, 2003 shows Schumacher holding his skis before a giant slalom race in Madonna di Campiglio
13:55 GMT

Investigators working on the case of comatose Formula One legend Michael Schumacher have reportedly revealed that the German's ski helmet might have broken because it was weakened by the camera fixed to it.

February 14, 2014

Schumacher's family backs F1 star to recover
17:55 GMT

The family of comatose seven-time former Formula One (F1) champion Michael Schumacher strongly believes he will recover from his life-threatening injuries caused by a ski-ing accident in December last year.

February 13, 2014

'Comatose' Schumacher struck with pneumonia: reports
14:47 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has reportedly contracted pneumonia even as doctors are trying to bring him out of the medically-induced coma at the Grenoble hospital.

February 11, 2014

Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga out to solve mystery
16:56 GMT

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will be bidding to break his Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships duck later this month and fulfil his long-held potential.

February 9, 2014

Grenoble hospital denies `comatose` Schumacher's `death` rumours
14:08 GMT

The French hospital where Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is receiving treatment for his grievous head injury following a ski accident has reportedly denied rumours that the German has died.

Ecclestone expecting bribery charges to be cleared before trial
10:10 GMT

Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has said that he expects the bribery charges against him to be dismissed before his trial begins.