Rossi cast doubts over Yamaha future

World champion Valentino Rossi cast doubts about his long-term future at Yamaha on Friday after they announced last week that Spaniard Jorge Lorenzo will be his team mate again next year.

Dispute over runner`s gender angers South Africans

South Africa`s ruling party on Thursday leapt to the defense of a world champion runner undergoing a gender verification test, saying she was the country`s "golden girl" and a role model for young athletes.

Vlasic ready to produce her best in Berlin

World high jump champion Blanka Vlasic has yet to hit peak form this season but is ready to produce her best leap when she defends her title in Berlin later this month.