Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Hamilton, Rosberg fight for final glory
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Hamilton, Rosberg fight for final glory

The bitter rivalry between team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg enters its deciding moment at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend. As expected, both the drivers – well aware of the stakes – are not ready to give in, not even during the customary press conference.

Prost, Heidfeld take new Formula E rivalry to Malaysia
Prost, Heidfeld take new Formula E rivalry to Malaysia

Nick Heidfeld and Nicolas Prost will take their new rivalry to Malaysia this weekend after their spectacular crash threatened to overshadow the inaugural Formula E electric car race in Beijing.

Cristiano Ronaldo more focused on victory than 'outshining' Lionel Messi in El Clasico
Cristiano Ronaldo more focused on victory than 'outshining' Lionel Messi in El Clasico

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he is more focused on victory than outshining his Barcelona rival Lionel Messi in Saturday's El Clasico in their La Liga clash.

Champions League: Germans draw first blood in rivalry with English foes
Champions League: Germans draw first blood in rivalry with English foes

German teams scored a point -- or more accurately, seven -- in their rivalry with English clubs this week, coming out on top in two of their three Champions League duels, with the third resulting in a share of the spoils.

Run Forrest, run! Justin Gatlin eyes Usain Bolt rivalry
Run Forrest, run! Justin Gatlin eyes Usain Bolt rivalry

After a sensational sprint double at the Diamond League finale, American Justin Gatlin admitted Tom Hanks` film character Forrest Gump had been an inspiration as he battled back from a four-year doping ban.

``No green jacket for you``, a teasing Tiger Woods tells Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy, the hottest golfer on the planet, is not thinking about taking the torch from Tiger Woods as the sport`s next dominant player, but the easy-going Northern Irishman says he has already sparred with Woods over a potential rivalry.

A game of two popes: Vatican plays down talk of World Cup rivalry

With Argentina meeting Germany in the World Cup final, the Vatican on Friday brushed aside talk of soccer rivalry between Argentine Pope Francis and his predecessor Benedict, a German.

Mercedes boss fears Hamilton-Rosberg relationship turning into `bitter rivalry`

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has said that he believes the relationship between his team`s racers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will explode into open warfare at some point this season.

Dhoni `glad` Indo-Pak clash in World T20 to begin without `past hysteria`

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is reportedly glad that the tension of the traditional Indo-Pak rivalry has finally eased ahead of their World Twenty20 clash on Friday.

Priyanka Chopra mends relationship with Saif Ali Khan?

B-Town was rife with rumours of differences cropping up between Priyanka Chopra and Kareena Kapoor following the rivalry between them.

Serena rivalry making me a better player, says Azarenka

Victoria Azarenka thinks her rivalry with Serena Williams is making her a better player and is looking forward to renewing it over the next four weeks at the Brisbane International and the Australian Open.

India-China maritime rivalry not inevitable: NSA

India-China maritime rivalry is "not inevitable" as both have interest in keeping sea lines of communication open for trade and energy flows, National Security Advisor (NSA) Shivshankar Menon said.

The ‘Federer-Djokovic-Nadal’ rivalry

Watching the quirky Djoker at work, the Spanish Matador rampaging and the Majestic FedEx reigning supreme is like reading a Marvel strip – you just can’t put the script down.

The ‘Federer-Djokovic-Nadal’ rivalry

Watching the quirky Djoker at work, the Spanish Matador rampaging and the Majestic FedEx reigning supreme is like reading a Marvel strip – you just can’t put the script down.

Shah Rukh and Ajay: Clash of Titans?

The sizzling on-screen chemistry between his wife and Shah Rukh Khan has held viewers in awe for many years now. But there’s no love lost between Ajay Devgn and Shah Rukh Khan.

Katrina and Deepika Padukone’s rivalry to go on!

Once a rival always a rival. Such is the relationship between Bollywood’s reigning divas Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif. Kat and DP have been rivals in love over casanova Ranbir Kapoor in the past but now their work seems to be matter of debate. Rumour has it that Kat is not too impressed with DP`s ‘Mit Jaaye Gham’act in ‘Dum Maaro Dum’.

Church gives up bid for Catholic Syrian Bank

After one-and-a-half decade of rivalry, Catholic church in Kerala has said it is giving up efforts to wrest the control of the Catholic Syrian Bank.

Youth shot dead in Sant Kabir Nagar

A 20-year-old youth was shot dead by unidentified persons in Khalilabad area.

Rift within NDA ahead of Bihar polls

With just two weeks to go for the Bihar assembly polls, an open rivalry has broken out in the ruling alliance between JD-U and BJP.

`Sino-Indian rivalry obsolete concept`

Chinese media says Asia and world have enough space for India and China to grow.