2014 F1 season was expected to be tough, insists Kimi Raikkonen
2014 F1 season was expected to be tough, insists Kimi Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen says that he expected a tough 2014 Formula One season with Ferrari, Autosport reported on Wednesday.

Rory McIlroy named British Sports Journalists Association's Sportsman of the Year
Rory McIlroy named British Sports Journalists Association's Sportsman of the Year

Rory McIlroy, who won two majors and helped Europe retain the Ryder Cup in a stunning 2014, was named the British Sports Journalists Association’s Sportsman of the Year on Thursday.

Mumbai boy Dev Shah wins world schools chess title
Mumbai boy Dev Shah wins world schools chess title

The youngest Indian to become a rated chess player, seven-year-old Dev Shah, has become the world champion in the Under-7 category in the World Schools Chess Championships that concluded at Juiz de Fora in Brazil on December 4.

Thomas Muller says 'will be boring' if Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d'Or again
Thomas Muller says 'will be boring' if Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d'Or again

Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller has stated that it would be almost boring to see Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo winning the prestigious Ballon d'Or award yet again.

Pacquiao-Mayweather showdon doubtful: Freddie Roach
Pacquiao-Mayweather showdon doubtful: Freddie Roach

Trainer Freddie Roach played down hopes of a Manny Pacquiao showdown with Floyd Mayweather and said unbeaten two-belt world champion Danny Garcia could be next for "Pacman" after he fights Chris Algieri on Sunday.

Jenson Button remains in dark over McLaren future
Jenson Button remains in dark over McLaren future

Jenson Button finished fourth with a smile in Sunday`s Brazilian Grand Prix but admitted he still had no idea if he would still be racing with McLaren next season.

Brazilian Grand Prix: Jenson Button ready to pounce at Interlagos
Brazilian Grand Prix: Jenson Button ready to pounce at Interlagos

Jenson Button is "ready to pounce" and fight for a podium finish in Sunday`s Brazilian Grand Prix after qualifying fifth for McLaren on Saturday.

Double points in Formula One final race not all bad, says Mario Andretti
Double points in Formula One final race not all bad, says Mario Andretti

Awarding double points for the final race of the Formula One season is a gimmick but one that American fans may understand more than most, according to the country`s last world champion Mario Andretti.

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi lost control of vehicle on curve: Authorities
Mbulaeni Mulaudzi lost control of vehicle on curve: Authorities

Mbulaeni Mulaudzi died when his car overturned at a curve on a regional road in Mpumalanga province in the early hours of Friday, South African authorities said on Saturday.

Pankaj Advani enters World Billiards points format final
Pankaj Advani enters World Billiards points format final

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani performed on expected lines, making a clinical entry into the World Billiards Championship final of the 150 up points format section, here on Friday.

Valentino Rossi wins Australian MotoGP as Marc Marquez crashes out
Valentino Rossi wins Australian MotoGP as Marc Marquez crashes out

Italian veteran Valentino Rossi won an incident-packed Australian MotoGP after world champion Marc Marquez crashed out while holding a big lead on Sunday.

Marc Marquez equals season pole record in Australian MotoGP
Marc Marquez equals season pole record in Australian MotoGP

Newly-crowned world champion Marc Marquez will start off pole position for Sunday`s Australian MotoGP as the fastest qualifier.

Marc Marquez on pole for Australian MotoGP
Marc Marquez on pole for Australian MotoGP

 Newly-crowned world champion Marc Marquez will start off pole position for Sunday`s Australian MotoGP as the fastest qualifier.

Sebastian Vettel stumped by Russian Grand Prix qualifying flop
Sebastian Vettel stumped by Russian Grand Prix qualifying flop

Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel said he had no clear idea of why he had failed to qualify for the top ten for Sunday`s Russian Grand Prix.

World Gymnastics Championships: Yao, Liu strike gold for China
World Gymnastics Championships: Yao, Liu strike gold for China

Yao Jinnan and Liu Yang upset the established order as they claimed gold for hosts China with their maiden individual titles at the world gymnastics championships on Saturday.

World Junior Chess Championships begin tomorrow in Pune
World Junior Chess Championships begin tomorrow in Pune

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi will spearhead Indian challenge in World Junior Chess Championships which begins here on Monday.

Fernando Alonso to leave Ferrari: Reports
Fernando Alonso to leave Ferrari: Reports

Spanish Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso could be on the verge of quitting Ferrari, according to reports that have emerged Spain.

I was wronged, hope Korea hosts better World Championship: Sarita
I was wronged, hope Korea hosts better World Championship: Sarita

She has offered unconditional apology for an emotionally-charged protest at the Asian Games but Indian boxer L Sarita Devi on Friday hoped that her outburst would ensure better judging at next month's World Championship in Korea -- the country where she felt "wronged".

That's woman power, says Priyanka Chopra on Mary Kom's Asiad gold
That's woman power, says Priyanka Chopra on Mary Kom's Asiad gold

Priyanka Chopra, the reel life M.C. Mary Kom, is ecstatic about the real life boxing champion's gold winning exploits in the women's flyweight category (48-51kg) at the 17th Asian Games Wednesday. The actress says it symbolises woman power.