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Djokovic loses trust in anti-doping program

Novak Djokovic says he has lost all trust in the anti-doping program in tennis and fears he could become a victim of its “negligence” after fellow Serb Viktor Troicki failed ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/11/8 5:03:02

Players found on all sides in Dolphins’ harassment case

From National Football League (NFL) clubhouses to office water coolers, the case of alleged bullying, harassment and workplace abuse involving two Miami Dolphins players has generated a major buzz in ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/11/8 5:03:02

Age no barrier as Li hits new heights

Li Na’s fine performance in getting­ to the final of the season-ending WTA Championships was one in the eye for those who suggested that her best was behind her.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2013/11/1 21:08:01

Vettel, Red Bull eye double coronation

Sebastian Vettel has pledged to keep pushing until the very end as he aims to secure an amazing fourth straight drivers’ and constructors’­ title double at this week’s Indian Grand ...
Source: AFP-Global Times | 2013/10/25 21:43:01

Fit at 40: Legend shares his secrets

For anyone who is looking for the secret to staying fit during middle age, it’s best to ask Haile Gebrselassie­, the Ethiopian running legend who’s still giving­ younger men ...
Source: AFP-Global Times | 2013/10/25 21:38:01

Ning Zetao aims high in 2016

East Asian Games titles boosted the confidence of Chinese swimmer Ning Zetao, who hopes to make a bigger international splash in a few years.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2013/10/18 9:28:01

'Don't smash windows' is order at Buckingham Palace match

A goal was celebrated with a bow and the halftime drinks were served on silver platters when two of England’s amateur teams played in Queen Elizabeth’s back garden on Monday.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2013/10/11 5:03:01

Vettel ready to put F1 championship to bed

At the end of a week in which he has been accused of sending Formula One fans to sleep, Sebastian Vettel can put the championship to bed on Sunday.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/10/11 5:03:01

Cookson faces huge battle to restore trust

After a farcical election process that further damaged the International Cycling Union’s (UCI) credibility, new president Brian Cookson faces a monumental challenge to restore trust in a sport crippled by ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/9/29 5:03:02

WTA chief optimistic about China Open

WTA Managing Director for the Asia Pacific Peter Johnston is predicting that this year’s China Open will be “amazing” because many star players will play at the National Tennis Center ...
Source: Global Times | 2013/9/29 5:03:02

Fergie factor figures in first Ferguson-free derby

The first Manchester derby of the post-Alex Ferguson era takes place with the former United manager’s influence keenly felt after he timed his praise for striker Wayne Rooney to coincide ...
Source: Agencies - Global Times | 2013/9/21 21:43:01

Woods wants more chat over TV’s role in rules issues

Television evidence has played an increasingly significant role in ­deciding rules violations on the PGA Tour, and Tiger Woods, the most-scrutinized player of his era, believes further discussions are needed ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/9/21 21:43:01

New IOC president Bach plans changes to Games

Germany’s Thomas Bach was elected president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday, succeeding Belgian Jacques Rogge and maintaining­ a European stranglehold on the most powerful position in world ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/9/13 5:03:03

Nadal crowns his ‘most emotional season’ ever

Engulfed in a mixture of relief and utter joy, Rafael Nadal fell on his back and covered his face with his hands after beating Novak Djokovic in four sets to ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2013/9/13 5:03:02

Mixed feelings in Japan following 2020 Olympic bid success

Scenes of jubilation broke out around Tokyo on Sunday after the International Olympic Committee ( IOC) members in Buenos Aires voted for Tokyo to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic ...
Source: Xinhua | 2013/9/8 22:30:29

Fellow 'Galacticos' Have Not Set Bar Too High For Bale

As Real Madrid’s latest­ world record "galactico" signing, Gareth Bale will inevitably be compared with some of the illustrious names that have pulled on the white shirt of the nine-times ...
Source: Reuters - Global Times | 2013/9/6 5:03:04

A track above the others: Ethiopia’s running camp in the sky

On a cold and wet morning in the lush green hills high above Addis Ababa, Ethiopian track star Kenenisa Bekele circles a brick red track, slowly, steadily rebuilding his strength.
Source: AFP - Global Times | 2013/9/6 5:03:03

Tycoon’s U-turn leaves Anzhi floundering

Perhaps it was losses on the stock exchange. Maybe it was a bout of ill health. Possibly a string of poor results proved too much.
Source: AFP-Global Times | 2013/8/30 5:03:02