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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.

February 3, 2014

Seattle Seahawks batter Denver Broncos 43-8 to win Super Bowl XLVIII
15:03 GMT

American football side Seattle Seahawks has battered the Denver Broncos record-setting offense with a strong defence in a dominating 43-8 win in the Super Bowl XLVIII, silencing an all-time great's bid to become the greatest ever.

February 1, 2014

Schumacher `responding to simple instructions`
01:08 GMT

The manager of Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has said that doctors working on his treatment are reducing his sedation to prepare to bring him out of a coma, and reports claimed that he is able to respond to simple instructions.

January 30, 2014

Nadal not intending to make any changes to schedule despite back injury
16:44 GMT

World number one Rafael Nadal is reportedly not intending to make any changes to his schedule despite being hampered by a back injury while losing the Australian Open final to Stanislas Wawrinka on Sunday.

Schumacher team gives no confirmation on `gradually woken up from coma` reports
14:10 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is reportedly being woken up from his medically-induced coma gradually and is 'positively' responding to medical treatment, although there is still no official word from his management team

January 29, 2014

Schumacher receiving muscle training to stop body seizing up in coma
23:52 GMT

Formula One champion Michael Schumacher is reportedly undergoing muscle training to avoid his body seizing up in coma.