Sports

Topics also related to Top News:

Photo

Djokovic cruises, Nadal claims 30th clay win in a row

- Novak Djokovic lost just one game to join Roger Federer in the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals after Rafa Nadal breezed to his 30th consecutive win on clay on Thursday.

Recent Sports News

Photo

Hanover edge closer to safety with win at Frankfurt 10:21pm BST

BERLIN - Hanover 96 edged fellow strugglers Eintracht Frankfurt 3-2 away with an attacking display that produced three goals in the first half-hour on Thursday to take a huge step towards staying in the Bundesliga.

Photo

Bayern's Neuer expects to be fit for Real semi-final 6:11pm BST

- Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer expects to be fit to face Real Madrid in their Champions League semi-final first leg.

Photo

Coaches' survival rate lowest in Greece says UEFA 6:09pm BST

BERNE - Top-flight coaches in Greece keep their jobs for a mere four months on average, according to UEFA's club licensing report, while the average across the continent is 17 months.

Photo

Roma's Destro fails in appeal against three-game ban 6:47pm BST

ROME - Striker Mattia Destro will miss AS Roma's game at Fiorentina on Saturday after the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) dismissed an appeal against his three-match ban for punching Cagliari defender Davide Astori.

Photo

Murders soar in Brazil World Cup city during police strike 9:51pm BST

BRASILIA - A police strike ended on Thursday after unleashing a surge in violent crime in Brazil's third-largest city just two months before it is due to welcome hordes of football fans for the World Cup, authorities said.

Photo

Time to rebuild for South Africa cricket

First Jacques Kallis retired. Then Graeme Smith called it quits. In between, South Africa lost a Test series against Australia, their first at home since the 2008-09 season. What stares the Proteas in the face now, however, is a far bigger challenge than just replacing two great cricketers.

Topics also related to Top News: