Cristiano Ronaldo appeals for Miami fan

2013-10-05 16:24:54

Real Madrid soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is appealing to Florida officials to drop charges against an over-enthusiastic fan who was arrested during a match after rushing the field to embrace him.

V. Williams stays positive despite auto-immune disease

2013-10-01 15:54:11

Venus Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam champion, has missed eight months in the past two years due to auto-immune disorder Sjogren Syndrome, but she showed encouraging signs this season, meaning that she still has what it takes to bring down any opponent.

Kobe uncertain on return as Lakers begin camp

2013-09-29 10:48:55

Kobe Bryant stepped off a flight from Dubai and showed up at the Los Angeles Lakers' training complex Saturday, joining his teammates for the first morning of training camp.

Howard eyes NBA title for Houston Rockets

2013-09-28 16:46:28

A star-studded Rockets team met the press Friday in Houston's Toyota Center, talking about their big ambition of snatching a championship this season and dealing with scrutinies and expectations.

Ronaldinho in doubt for FIFA Club World Cup

2013-09-28 15:36:21

Two-time FIFA world player of the year Ronaldinho could miss December's Club World Cup due to an adductor injury.

Messi leads Argentina in final World Cup qualifier

2013-09-28 07:54:31

Famed Argentinean footballer Lionel Messi will lead his national team in the final double-match of the South American Qualifying Tournament that will decide who goes to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, for which Argentina has already qualified.

Li Na to face Djokovic at China Open anniversary

2013-09-16 16:02:04

China's first Grand Slam champion Li Na will play Novak Djokovic of Serbia in a "battle of the sexes" to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the China Open.

Victoria Beckham S/S 2014 presented during NYFW

2013-09-09 11:07:49

Models present creations from the Victoria Beckham Spring/Summer 2014 collection during New York Fashion Week, September 8, 2013.

Yao Ming courts new role

2013-09-10 18:07:17

China's tallest entrepreneur, basketball club owner and political adviser now has put on a new hat, as designated driver.

Serena lucky in love on the tennis court

2013-09-10 10:14:28

Serena Williams admits that having love in her life has been a key to her rousing success over an exhilarating 13 months in which she has won Olympic gold, two US Open titles and a French Open.

Li Na to play against Djokovic in Beijing

2013-09-06 19:53:54

China's top women tennis player Li Na is to play against the world No 1 man Novak Djokovic of Serbia in a battle of sexes in Beijing on September 27, organizers said here on Friday.

Kaka looking to find 'joy' in football again

2013-09-06 14:39:07

Kaka is hoping to "find the joy" in football again after rejoining AC Milan from Real Madrid.