Mexico City F1 Grand Prix to generate $2 bn, claims tourism official
Mexico City F1 Grand Prix to generate $2 bn, claims tourism official

Mexico City's hosting of the Formula One Grand Prix will generate $2 billion over five years, a tourism official said.

South Korea set for Formula One return in 2015
South Korea set for Formula One return in 2015

South Korea`s Formula One grand prix has been reinstated provisionally on a record 21-race calendar for 2015, the sport`s governing body said on Wednesday.

Ailing Caterham get 2015 boost
Ailing Caterham get 2015 boost

The struggling Caterham outfit have been given special dispensation to compete in next year`s world championship with this year`s car should a buyer be found for the British-based Formula One team.

Romain Grosjean staying with Lotus next year
Romain Grosjean staying with Lotus next year

Frenchman Romain Grosjean will stay with Lotus in 2015 despite previously suggesting he might leave, he announced on Wednesday.

F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone grants Caterham two-race break
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone grants Caterham two-race break

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone has told the ailing Caterham team they can miss the next two Grand Prix without penalty as administrators continue their quest to find a buyer for the perennial backmarkers.

Jorge Lorenzo wins accident-marred Aragon Grand Prix
Jorge Lorenzo wins accident-marred Aragon Grand Prix

Spain: Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo won his first Grand Prix of the season in a thrilling rain-affected race at Aragon on Sunday.

Lewis Hamilton determined to conquer 'never won' Suzuka track
Lewis Hamilton determined to conquer 'never won' Suzuka track

British Formula One racing driver Lewis Hamilton is determined to win at Suzuka and keep his run of success going.

Juan Pablo Montoya blames Michael Schumacher for denying his chance with Ferrari
Juan Pablo Montoya blames Michael Schumacher for denying his chance with Ferrari

Former Formula One driver Juan Pablo Montoya said injured seven-time champion Michael Schumacher was the man who blocked him from possible move to Ferrari, media reports said Wednesday.

Lewis Hamilton rules out retaliation against Nico Rosberg
Lewis Hamilton rules out retaliation against Nico Rosberg

British Formula one driver Lewis Hamilton has assured that he would not react against his Mercedes teammate Nico Roseberg over his crash at the Italian Grand Prix, said the German driver.

Beaming Daniel Ricciardo looms large in Mercedes` mirrors

For the benefit of those who might need reminding after reading Monday`s sports pages, Daniel Ricciardo won the Belgian Grand Prix.

Fernando Alonso keeps Ferrari sweet with second place

Fernando Alonso gave himself an early birthday present, and kept Ferrari sweet, after finishing second in Sunday`s Hungarian Grand Prix.

Nico Rosberg feels consistency is key to beating Hamilton to F1 world championship

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg is of the opinion that his greater consistency is crucial to his hopes of beating his teammate Lewis Hamilton to the Formula One world championship this season.

Hamilton turns to `Buddha` to change bad luck

Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton is reportedly looking for divine intervention to turn his run of bad luck on the Formula One circuit around.

Badminton to test 5x11 scoring system in Indonesia

The Indonesia International Challenge to be held in Jakarta between Aug 12 and 16 will be the first of the 31 badminton tournaments to test the 5x11 experimental scoring system this year.

Hamilton hopes to ``home`` in on Rosberg lead

Silverstone celebrates its 50th grand prix this weekend with all eyes on Lewis Hamilton as the home favourite with a real chance of winning a race he cannot afford to lose.

Racing legend Dino Chiesa reveals Rosberg-Hamilton rivalry goes back to karting days

Racing legend Dino Chiesa, who was the team boss to Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton during their karting days, has reportedly revealed that the Mercedes duo`s rivalry goes back to the time since they were teenagers.

Azerbaijan says it will host Formula 1 Grand Prix

Azerbaijan will host a Formula One Grand Prix for the first time next season in its capital Baku, continuing the oil-rich Caucasus nation`s push into hosting major world sports events, the country`s Youth and Sports Ministry said Thursday.

Marquez on a three-timer as MotoGP returns to Argentina

Argentina stages its first motorcycling grand prix for 15 years on Sunday with Marc Marquez out to maintain his perfect start to the defence of his MotoGP world title.

Arvind Bhat out of New Zealand Open

The Indian challenge in New Zealand Open badminton in Auckland ended Friday with fifth seed Arvind Bhat losing in straight games to top seed Jen Hao Hsu of Chinese Taipei in the semi-finals of the $50,000 Grand Prix event.

Shuttler Bhat advances to New Zealand GP semis

Recently crowned German Open Grand Prix Gold winner Arvind Bhat came out with another fantastic performance to enter the men`s singles semifinal of the $50,000 New Zealand Badminton Open Grand Prix here Thursday.