Formula 1 champion Sir Jack Brabham dies at 88

Formula 1 champion Sir Jack Brabham dies at 88

May 19, 2014 - 10:20 AMT  06:20 GMT
Brabham raced on into his 40s, recording his last of his 14 F1 victories at the age of 43 in the 1970 South African Grand Prix.
Preparations for 2016 Rio Olympics ‘worst’ ever seen: IOC

Preparations for 2016 Rio Olympics ‘worst’ ever seen: IOC

April 29, 2014 - 17:09 AMT  13:09 GMT
Coates said that construction has not even started on some venues in Rio, which will host South America's first Olympics.
Formula 1 boss appears in court as bribery trial begins

Formula 1 boss appears in court as bribery trial begins

April 24, 2014 - 15:52 AMT  11:52 GMT
Ecclestone admits paying Gribkowsky, who is serving a jail sentence for receiving the payment, but has denied any wrongdoing.
Schumacher showing ‘moments of consciousness’, agent says

Schumacher showing ‘moments of consciousness’, agent says

April 4, 2014 - 14:50 AMT  10:50 GMT
"We are on his side during his long and difficult fight, together with the team of the hospital in Grenoble," Kehm said in the statement.
FIFA imposes 14-month transfer ban on Barcelona

FIFA imposes 14-month transfer ban on Barcelona

April 2, 2014 - 15:03 AMT  11:03 GMT
The club can’t buy or sell players until the summer of 2015 after the governing body imposed a transfer ban for the next two windows.
UEFA gives go-ahead to League of Nations competition

UEFA gives go-ahead to League of Nations competition

March 27, 2014 - 15:30 AMT  11:30 GMT
The opportunity to qualify for the European Championships is intended to make the League of Nations competitive.
Brazilian city may drop out of World Cup

Brazilian city may drop out of World Cup

March 25, 2014 - 14:05 AMT  10:05 GMT
"If the project is not voted on, we won't have the World Cup in Porto Alegre. There's no Plan B, nor C nor Z," Fortunati said.
Bayern Munich boss jailed for tax evasion

Bayern Munich boss jailed for tax evasion

March 13, 2014 - 18:18 AMT  14:18 GMT
Hoeness was initially charged with evading 3.5mln euros in taxes but he then admitted to dodging another 15m euros.
Schumacher still in ‘wake-up phase’, spokeswoman says

Schumacher still in ‘wake-up phase’, spokeswoman says

March 7, 2014 - 16:28 AMT  12:28 GMT
Neurologists not involved in his treatment say the chances of a full recovery for the Formula One champion are increasingly slim.
Nike rolls out ultra high-tech Magista football boot

Nike rolls out ultra high-tech Magista football boot

March 7, 2014 - 11:44 AMT  07:44 GMT
The Magista comes after Adidas showed off its Samba Primeknit football boots, which are knitted from heel-to-toe.
Athlete Oscar Pistorius trial over girlfriend murder to open

Athlete Oscar Pistorius trial over girlfriend murder to open

March 3, 2014 - 10:27 AMT  06:27 GMT
Pistorius says he shot his girlfriend through the bathroom door of his home in Pretoria after mistaking her for a burglar.
Brazil to boost security for 2014 World Cup

Brazil to boost security for 2014 World Cup

February 21, 2014 - 10:48 AMT  06:48 GMT
Protesters have staged a number of street marches, with some violent episodes, raising concerns about security at the tournament.
Nike to launch self-lacing shoes next year: designer

Nike to launch self-lacing shoes next year: designer

February 17, 2014 - 14:37 AMT  10:37 GMT
Nike patented autolacing trainers in 2010, before auctioning off 1,500 pairs of Nike MAGs to the Michael J Fox Foundation.
IOC lifts India’s Olympic ban after new officials elected

IOC lifts India’s Olympic ban after new officials elected

February 11, 2014 - 13:21 AMT  09:21 GMT
Indian athletes have been competing at the Sochi Winter Games under the IOC flag but can now do so under their own.
Organizers say 3 billion people watched Sochi Olympics opening

Organizers say 3 billion people watched Sochi Olympics opening

February 8, 2014 - 18:30 AMT  14:30 GMT
Another 40,000 watched the ceremony at the Fisht stadium in the Sochi Olympic Park, the organizers said in a statement.
Shakhtar Donetsk striker dies in car crash

Shakhtar Donetsk striker dies in car crash

February 8, 2014 - 18:05 AMT  14:05 GMT
“He was a talented footballer, an open and friendly guy. Maicon loved life and knew how to make it positive and bright,” the club said.