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April 23, 2014

Djokovic plays down fears of missing French Open due to wrist injury
13:23 GMT

Serb tennis ace Novak Djokovic has reportedly played down fears that he would miss this year's French Open due to the wrist injury he sustained at the Monte Carlo Masters last week.

April 22, 2014

Nadal remains 1st in ATP rankings
12:25 GMT

Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal has continued to hold his position on the top of the latest men's world tennis rankings released by the ATP.

April 21, 2014

Hamilton wins Chinese Grand Prix
07:48 GMT

It has been a year of firsts thus far for Lewis Hamilton, with his first victories on the circuits in Malaysia and Bahrain. That trend continued here in China yesterday...

Wawrinka tops Federer
07:37 GMT

The changing of Switzerland's national guard was emphasised once again yesterday as Stanislas Wawrinka completed only his second victory in 15 matches against his fellow countryman Roger Federer to claim the Monte Carlo Masters.

April 20, 2014

Novak Djokovic
20:39 GMT

Wrist problems are among the injuries that tennis players fear the most and Novak Djokovic yesterday became the latest player to reveal that he is having to take a break from the game. The world No 2 said after his 7-5, 6-2 defeat by Roger Federer in the semi-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters that he expected to be out of the game "for some time".

Wawrinka sets up all-Swiss final with Federer at Monte Carlo Masters
06:52 GMT

Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka has set up all-Swiss final meeting at the Monte Carlo Masters with Roger Federer after muscling his way past Spaniard David Ferrer in the semi-finals on Saturday.

April 17, 2014

Hamilton hopeful of dominating teammate Rosberg in fight for F1 title
13:09 GMT

Ahead of this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, the Mercedes racer said that one is always trying to get that edge, adding that he did it during all three practice sessions, but then all of a sudden it disappeared in qualifying, and then Rosberg was on a high.

April 16, 2014

French Open to increase prize money to 20.6 mln pounds this year
12:33 GMT

The French Open will reportedly increase the prize money to 20.6 million pounds this year, with the singles champions each receiving 1.36 million pounds.

April 14, 2014

Schumacher still 'fighting for life' but future in doubt, says Jean Todt
16:49 GMT

International Automobile Federation president Jean Todt has said that Michael Schumacher is still 'fighting for life' but his future remains uncertain, as doctors try to recover the Formula One legend from the medically induced coma.

Schumacher still 'fighting for life' but future in doubt, says Jean Todt
12:25 GMT

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm has reportedly revealed that the racing ace is showing small signs of progress, as he slowly recovers from serious brain injuries suffered in a ski accident.

April 10, 2014

Schumacher showing 'improvement' although 'still long way from full recovery': Ex F1 star
12:22 GMT

Former Formula One star Jean Alesi has revealed that he believes the legendary Michael Schumacher is showing signs of improvement, although he is still a long way from recovering fully.

April 8, 2014

Rafael Nadal
16:38 GMT

World No.1 Rafael Nadal has retained his spot on top of the recent men's tennis rankings issued by the ATP.

Vettel feels good about hero Schumacher's medical progress
12:52 GMT

Red Bull racing ace Sebastian Vettel said that it is very good to hear that his hero Michael Schumacher is making progress from the severe head injuries the Formula One legend endured in a skiing accident.

April 7, 2014

Two more teams for 2015
15:50 GMT

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has strongly suggested that two new teams are in line to join the Formula One circuit in 2015, it was reported Sunday...

Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two as BIC welcomes record crowd for historic F1 Bahrain Grand Prix
13:50 GMT

Lewis Hamilton led Nico Rosberg to a dominant Mercedes one-two tonight in the most exciting and most memorable Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix ever held at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir.