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Lewis Hamilton may have battled back on Friday to set the fastest time in the second practice, but all eyes were on Ferrari as the new principal took the helm for the Chinese Grand Prix.

18 Apr 2014 - 11:22pm

Indonesia is favourite to take on the 2019 Asian Games after Vietnam's withdrawal because of the cost, Asian sports sources said yesterday.

A decision on the new country will be made on...

18 Apr 2014 - 11:12pm

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Friday confirmed that batsman Jonathan Trott is to take another break from all cricket with immediate effect.

18 Apr 2014 - 11:02pm

The Miami Heat may not be entering the play-offs as the top seed but they are still very much the team to beat, and anything less than a third consecutive NBA title could lead to the breakup of...

18 Apr 2014 - 10:49am

Vietnam has quit as host of the 2019 Asian Games, citing a lack of preparedness and concerns that holding the multi-sport event would not prove financially viable.

18 Apr 2014 - 9:36am

World championship leader Nico Rosberg said the Mercedes team would sit down and clear the air between him and Lewis Hamilton after their battle in Bahrain.

17 Apr 2014 - 11:02pm

The Detroit Pistons had Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. The Oklahoma City Thunder had Kevin Durant. Even on a career night for Caldwell-Pope, it was advantage Oklahoma City.

17 Apr 2014 - 10:53pm


With the sprint for Olympic gold over, the marathon run for the Stanley Cup begins this week with the opening round of the NHL play-offs.

15 Apr 2014 - 10:04pm

Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

The 22-time Olympic medalist will compete for the first time since the 2012 London...

15 Apr 2014 - 2:03am

Former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins vowed to earn his place on the Sky team to support defending champion Chris Froome in July after finishing ninth at Paris-Roubaix.

14 Apr 2014 - 9:55pm

World record-holder Wilson Kipsang won the men's London Marathon in a course record two hours, four minutes and 29 seconds yesterday as Britain's Mo Farah found life tough on his debut over the...

13 Apr 2014 - 9:45pm

Unseeded Indonesian Simon Santoso pulled off a major shock when he thrashed badminton’s world number one Lee Chong Wei to win the Singapore Open for the first time on Sunday.

13 Apr 2014 - 9:38pm

"Filipino Flash" Nonito Donaire Jnr will headline next month's "Featherweight Fury" at Macau's CotaiArena on a night that will feature three featherweight world title fights.

13 Apr 2014 - 11:36pm

The streets of North Korea's showcase capital were filled with runners from all over the world on Sunday for the annual Pyongyang marathon, which was open to foreign amateurs this year for the...

13 Apr 2014 - 9:35pm

Manny Pacquiao won a unanimous decision in his rematch with Timothy Bradley on Saturday, avenging his 2012 loss and claiming the WBO welterweight title.

13 Apr 2014 - 5:25pm

Alberto Contador won the Tour of Basque Country for a third time on Saturday, confirming the Spaniard’s strong return to form with his second title of the year.

13 Apr 2014 - 1:37am

Like many of the 30,000 who will toe the line at the London Marathon on Sunday, Mo Farah will do so with a certain amount of trepidation, vowing to follow the amateur's mantra of "respect the...

12 Apr 2014 - 9:31pm

Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley go into their welterweight world title rematch on Saturday in Las Vegas aiming to lay the ghost of their polarising first contest.

12 Apr 2014 - 12:55pm

Manny Pacquiao wants a decisive victory over Timothy Bradley in their eagerly anticipated welterweight world title rematch this weekend in Las Vegas as he bids to avenge a controversial loss two...

11 Apr 2014 - 10:08pm

Former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell was banned for 18 months by a Jamaican anti-doping disciplinary panel yesterday after he tested positive for a banned substance last year.

11 Apr 2014 - 12:02am

The vitriolic abuse Timothy Bradley received after his controversial win over Manny Pacquiao had him contemplating not only ending his boxing career but also his life, Bradley has revealed.

10 Apr 2014 - 9:32pm

The International Olympic Committee says it is premature to speculate about taking the 2016 Games away from Brazil, despite sports federations demanding a "Plan B" because of chronic delays in Rio...

10 Apr 2014 - 10:50pm

Sacked England batsman Kevin Pietersen regrets his fallout with former skipper Andrew Strauss and still harbours a dream of becoming the first English player to score 10,000 test runs in cricket...

10 Apr 2014 - 10:39pm

Australian swimming great Ian Thorpe is in a Sydney hospital fighting a “serious” infection and is unlikely to swim competitively again, his manager told Australian media late on Tuesday.

9 Apr 2014 - 12:29am

His name is not Bond, but Darryl O'Young will be behind the wheel of an Aston Martin as he attempts to put Hong Kong in the international limelight by winning his first world championship.

8 Apr 2014 - 10:44pm

Six-time Olympic cycling champion Chris Hoy is switching from two wheels to four with the ultimate aim of racing in the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours Sportscar race.

9 Apr 2014 - 12:34am

Kumar Sangakkara shone in his 20-over International swansong to help Sri Lanka break their jinx and lift a maiden World Twenty20 title with a comfortable six-wicket victory over former champions...

7 Apr 2014 - 10:25am


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