Worst moments of my career with Chelsea: Torres

2012-05-21 16:07:17

Chelsea's Spanish striker Fernando Torres has said he has had the worst moments of his career with the club this season and needs clarity about his future role.

Li Ning eager to participate in flame handover

2012-05-18 11:31:16

Chinese Olympic medallist Li Ning expressed his eagerness to participate as one of the last torchbearers in the Olympic Flame Handover ceremony.

Phelps hopes he has not left training push late

2012-05-14 17:08:59

Michael Phelps said on Sunday he hoped he had not left his push for the London Olympics too late as he tries to improve his times and form with the US Olympic trials coming next month.

Yao Foundation taps into conservation work

2012-05-14 13:58:34

The Yao Foundation, founded by Yao Ming, unveiled a new partnership on Saturday with a pro-environment and conservation group Rare in Hong Kong.

In-form Federer eyeing return to tennis summit

2012-05-14 09:14:51

After capturing the Madrid Open title and knowing he will climb back above Rafa Nadal to number two in the world, Roger Federer has set his sights on reclaiming the top ranking.

Blake narrowly misses year's fastest 100m time

2012-05-11 13:35:14

Jamaican world champion Yohan Blake missed the fastest 100 metres of the year by the blink of an eye on Wednesday, his 9.84 seconds a mere 0.02 behind world record holder and training partner Usain Bolt's mark.

British archer to compete in sixth Games

2012-05-11 11:07:35

Alison Williamson will compete in her sixth successive Olympic Games this summer after being confirmed as a member of Team GB.

Schumacher urges broader debate on tyres

2012-05-11 06:33:46

Michael Schumacher has denied frustration lay behind his criticism of Formula One tyre supplier Pirelli and said he was happy to have opened a wider debate about where the sport was heading.

10 stars to watch at the London Games

2012-05-10 17:11:32

The world's greatest athletes descend on London in July for the 2012 Olympics.

Robles to make first US appearance next month

2012-05-10 14:24:51

Cuba's Olympic hurdling champion Dayron Robles will race in the United States for the first time next month.

Liu breezes to victory

2012-05-07 07:52:00

China's star hurdler Liu Xiang opened his outdoor season with an easy victory over relatively weak opponents at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix athletic competition in Kawasaki, Japan, on Sunday.

Messi's 68th goal

2012-05-03 08:54:24

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi reached another milestone in his incredible career on Wednesday when he broke Gerd Mueller's record of 67 goals in a season for a European top-flight club.