Li Na confident of going one step further

2014-01-11 15:33:29

Third-seeded Li Na of China is confident to go one step further at this year's Australian Open after rolling her left ankle twice and losing to Victortia Azarenka in last year's final.

Experienced Belgian rider in Dakar Rally dies in Argentina

2014-01-11 12:42:37

Belgian motorcycle rider Eric Palante was found dead on Friday in a road where the 2014 Dakar Rally's fifth stage was held between the cities of Chilecito and San Miguel de Tucuman in Argentina.

Japan's Honda presented at AC Milan

2014-01-09 09:19:37

Japan midfielder Keisuke Honda has been presented at Italian Serie A side AC Milan on Wednesday.

Schumacher's condition is 'stable'

2014-01-01 18:42:45

Former Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's condition is "stable", his agent Sabine Kehm told reporters outside the hospital.

Parker apologizes for making anti-Semitic gesture

2014-01-01 15:30:28

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker apologized on Monday after a three-year-old photo surfaced of him making the same anti-Semitic gesture that has landed former France striker Nicolas Anelka in trouble.

Schumacher 'slightly better' after 2nd operation

2013-12-31 19:03:32

The medical condition of seven-times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher is slightly better on Tuesday following a second operation.

Schumacher injured in ski accident

2013-12-29 21:27:58

Retired seven-times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher suffered a serious head injury while skiing in the French Alps resort of Meribel, French media reported on Sunday.

Puig charged with reckless driving

2013-12-29 15:49:09

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested on a reckless driving charge for the second time this year after officers clocked him going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone.

Yao Ming stresses to foster happy students

2013-12-29 00:23:37

School principal Yao Ming stresses to foster happy and healthy students rather than future hoop stars.

Sun Yang resumes training on plateau

2013-12-27 00:59:24

Chinese Olympic champion Sun Yang arrived at a natatorium in Kunming, the provincial capital of Yunnan in southwest China, on Thursday afternoon to resume altitude training on the plateau.

US delegate Boitano comes out as gay ahead of Sochi

2013-12-20 10:44:03

American Olympic figure skating champion Brian Boitano said on Thursday he is gay, making the announcement two days after being named to the official United States delegation to the Sochi Winter Games.

City to miss out injured Aguero for 2 months

2013-12-18 09:19:18

Manchester City could be without top scorer Sergio Aguero for up to two months because of the right calf injury he sustained against Arsenal at the weekend.