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May 13, 2014

Mo Farah
17:45 GMT

Double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah announced Monday he would compete at this year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

'Physically fit' Nadal upbeat about chances to retain French Open title
16:50 GMT

World No. 1 Rafael Nadal is reportedly continuing his Roland Garros preparations as he heads into the Rome Masters, an event where he has been champion for the last five years, for a final major tune-up.

May 12, 2014

Rosberg claims Hamilton will not break him 'mentally' despite four consecutive GP wins
13:42 GMT

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has said that his teammate Lewis Hamilton will not be able to break him down mentally despite the Brit racer's fourth consecutive win in this Formula One season.

Rafael Nadal wins Madrid Masters
01:06 GMT

Rafael Nadal won his first title of the European clay-court season as a back injury forced Japan's Kei Nishikori to retire during the final in Madrid

May 11, 2014

Hamilton races to fourth straight win
21:48 GMT

Lewis Hamilton won the Spanish Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday to chalk up his fourth victory in a row and wrest the Formula One championship lead from 'gutted' German teammate Nico Rosberg.

Nadal sets up Madrid Masters final meeting with Kei Nishikori
05:02 GMT

World No.1 Rafael Nadal has set up a Madrid Masters final meeting with Japanese ace Kei Nishikori following their respective semi-final victories at the tournament on Saturday.

Sharapova ousts Radwanska to meet Simona Halep in Madrid Open final
04:57 GMT

Russian ace Maria Sharapova has secured her place in the final of the Madrid Open for the second consecutive year and will face Romanian Simona Halep following their respective semi-final victories on Saturday.

May 10, 2014

Expert claims 'comatose' Schumacher may 'never be same' again even if he wakes up
13:01 GMT

A British brain expert has reportedly claimed that Formula One legend Michael Schumacher might never be the same again if he comes out of his coma.

Wozniacki 'ready' to quit pro tennis to start 'young family' with fiance McIlroy
02:31 GMT

Danish tennis ace Caroline Wozniacki has hinted that she is ready to quit professional tennis in order to start a 'young' family with her golf star fianc‚e Rory McIlroy.

May 9, 2014

Rosberg keen on ending Merc teammate Hamilton's winning streak at Spanish GP
14:33 GMT

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has said that he must stop his teammate Lewis Hamilton's successive run of victories at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix.

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.