Jens Voigt breaks cycling`s hour record
Jens Voigt breaks cycling`s hour record

Germany`s Jens Voigt on Thursday lowered cycling`s hour record, covering 51.115 kilometres at the Velodrome Suisse in Grenchen.

France to face Germany in Davis Cup first round
France to face Germany in Davis Cup first round

Top seeds France were drawn away to Germany on Thursday in the opening round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group.

No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup
No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup

France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.

Top seed Sabine Lisicki fights back to win Hong Kong Open
Top seed Sabine Lisicki fights back to win Hong Kong Open

Sabine Lisicki justified her top seeding by winning the inaugural WTA Hong Kong Open 7-5, 6-3 against Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic on Sunday.

Davis Cup: France in final, Italy fight back against Swiss
Davis Cup: France in final, Italy fight back against Swiss

France reached the Davis Cup final for the first time since 2010 on Saturday when they took an unassailable 3-0 lead over two-time defending champions Czech Republic in their semi-final.

Top seed Lisicki to face Pliskova in Hong Kong final
Top seed Lisicki to face Pliskova in Hong Kong final

Top seed Sabine Lisicki will face-off against Czech Republic`s Karolina Pliskova in the finals of the WTA Hong Kong Open after both players ploughed through toughly contested semi-final matches on Saturday.

France get 2-0 lead over Czechs in Davis Cup
France get 2-0 lead over Czechs in Davis Cup

France captain Arnaud Clement's choice paid off as Richard Gasquet justified his faith by trouncing top Czech netman Tomas Berdych in straight sets, before Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's second match victory gave the hosts a 2-0 lead in Davis Cup semifinals here.

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga puts France 2-0 up over Czechs
Jo-Wilfred Tsonga puts France 2-0 up over Czechs

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeated Lukas Rosol 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 to give France a 2-0 lead over defending champions the Czech Republic in the Davis Cup semi-finals in Paris on Friday.

Richard Gasquet puts France 1-0 up over Czechs
Richard Gasquet puts France 1-0 up over Czechs

Richard Gasquet gave France a 1-0 lead over the Czech Republic in the Davis Cup semi-finals in Paris on Friday, winning the opening rubber against Tomas Berdych 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.

Marc Marquez in San Marino for win number 12
Marc Marquez in San Marino for win number 12

Spain`s MotoGP sensation Marc Marquez heads to this weekend`s San Marino Grand Prix intent on making it 12 out of 13 wins in a remarkable season.

Roger Federer seeks Davis Cup glory
Roger Federer seeks Davis Cup glory

Roger Federer will spearhead Switzerland`s bid to reach the Davis Cup final for the first time against Italy in Geneva this weekend and in so doing put himself within striking distance of one of the few prizes that have eluded him.

Tactics not the problem, Dutch coach says after Czech loss
Tactics not the problem, Dutch coach says after Czech loss

An angry Guus Hiddink said the Dutch need to learn a lesson from the last-minute loss to the Czech Republic in their opening Euro 2016 qualifier during which the coach surprisingly stuck to a formation unpopular with his team.

Antonio Conte, Guus Hiddink suffer contrasting Euro fortunes
Antonio Conte, Guus Hiddink suffer contrasting Euro fortunes

Antonio Conte and Guus Hiddink experienced contrasting fortunes in their first competitive games in charge of Italy and the Netherlands in their respective Euro 2016 qualifiers on Tuesday.

Dutch seek restart against stumbling Czechs
Dutch seek restart against stumbling Czechs

The Netherlands under new manager Guus Hiddink get their Euro 2016 qualifying bid underway against the Czech Republic in Prague on Tuesday.

Tomas Berdych returns for Czech Davis Cup clash with France
Tomas Berdych returns for Czech Davis Cup clash with France

World number seven Tomas Berdych returns to the Czech Republic`s Davis Cup side to face France in this month`s semi-finals after missing out on the quarter-final win against Japan.

Seventh heaven for Teddy Riner as Lukas Krpalek makes Czech history
Seventh heaven for Teddy Riner as Lukas Krpalek makes Czech history

Teddy Riner won his seventh world title as he took over-100kg gold in Chelyabinsk on Saturday, with Lukas Krpalek making history for the Czech Republic.

Ana Ivanovic stunned by Czech Pliskova at US Open
Ana Ivanovic stunned by Czech Pliskova at US Open

Former world number one Ana Ivanovic was upset 7-5 6-4 by 42nd-ranked Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic in the second round of the U.S. Open on Thursday.

Flawless Esteve Rabat wins Moto 2 at Czech Grand Prix

Esteve Rabat extended his Moto 2 championship lead as he won the Czech Republic grand prix in Brno on Sunday after leading throughout the race.

Marc Marquez grabs Czech MotoGP pole

Championship leader Marc Marquez`s dominance of this year`s MotoGP season continued on Saturday as he claimed his ninth pole position for Sunday`s Czech Republic MotoGP at Brno.

India start favourites against Pakistan in football friendly

The local football fans will get a preview of sorts of the Asian Games-bound Indian team which will take on Pakistan in the first of the two friendly matches here Sunday amidst the usual buzz that is normally associated with any sporting encounter between the two neighbours.