SPORTS  |  Mon - June 6, 2011 11:13 pm  |  Article Hits:10550
In one of the great French Open finals, Rafael Nadal called on every ounce of his talent, athleticism and courage to down Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6, 5-7, 6-1 and equal Bjorn Borg's record of six Roland Garros titles. After a match that exceeded all...  MORE
SPORTS  |  Mon - June 6, 2011 10:10 pm  |  Article Hits:6341
China's Li Na held firm in the face of a ferocious comeback on the part of defending champion Francesca Schiavone to win 6-4, 7-6(0) and claim the first-ever Grand Slam title for a player from Asia. The sixth seed put in a brilliant display, dominating Schiavone in the opening set and then stymieing the Italian's comeback in the second.  MORE
SPORTS  |  Tue - April 20, 2010 5:48 pm  |  Article Hits:8299
The singles champions at Wimbledon this year will each pocket a cool £1 million, tournament organisers have announced.  MORE
LIFESTYLE  |  Wed - March 31, 2010 11:51 am  |  Article Hits:6578
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina coach Diego Maradona underwent minor facial surgery on Tuesday after he was bitten by one of his pet dogs. The Argentine television station TN said the 49-year Maradona had reconstructive surgery to repair an injury to his upper lip after he was bitten. He was expected to be discharged later Tuesday.  MORE
SPORTS  |  Sun - March 28, 2010 10:36 am  |  Article Hits:4899
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel made it back-to-back pole positions to start the new Formula One season, snatching first place in Saturday's qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix from teammate and local hope Mark Webber.  MORE
SPORTS  |  Mon - March 15, 2010 4:37 pm  |  Article Hits:4033
MILAN (AP) -- David Beckham left his hotel on crutches and headed to the airport Monday morning to catch a plane to Finland for surgery on his torn left Achilles' tendon. The former England captain was injured in the closing minutes of AC Milan's 1-0 win over Chievo Verona on Sunday.  MORE
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