Roger Federer rolled into the French Open third round watched by veteran AC/DC rocker Angus Young.
Defending champ Maria Sharapova will get an early test in her bid for a third French Open title when she set up third-round match with 2010 finalist Stosur at the French Open.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal began his campaign for a 10th French Open with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 breeze past France's world number 296 Quentin Halys on Tuesday.
First there were strategy meetings to discuss how to make Formula One more exciting again. Then came a fan survey this week aimed at gathering even more ideas.
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player selected in the National Football League Draft, has signed a two-year deal to play for the Canadian Football League's Montreal Alouettes.
Friday, 22 May 2015
22 May 2015, 11:19
The Brazilian gymnastics confederation has suspended three athletes for comments made to a black teammate that were caught on video.
Thursday, 21 May 2015
21 May 2015, 13:12
With the absent of four of the five-best ranked players on the Nigeria’s Professional Golfers Association Tour, Marcus Elisha has set the pace with a course record 68, on the first day of play at the CMCL Championship in Ondo State.
21 May 2015, 15:36
Former Nigeria number one, Oche Odoh has described his defense of the Cameroon International Open title on May 9 at the Yaounde Golf Club as a major boost for his career.
21 May 2015, 17:05
Air Assault Golf Club, Port Harcourt professional golfer, Gift Willy has returned to Libreville in Gabon where he hopes to defend the Libreville Open title he won last year.
21 May 2015, 20:24
For two days, young golfers from South-East region of the country will be gathered at the Abakaliki Golf Club in Ebonyi for a regional kiddie’s championship organized by the Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF).
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
20 May 2015, 20:31
America's David Oliver ran the season's quickest 110m hurdles of 13.15sec as the Beijing World Challenge was overshadowed by a row involving controversial sprinter Justin Gatlin.
20 May 2015, 21:20
Nico Rosberg would love to take the spotlight away from Lewis Hamilton at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix with a third straight win on his favorite track.
20 May 2015, 22:07
Mercedes announced that reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton has signed a three-year contract extension, ending speculation about his future with the German Formula One team.
20 May 2015, 22:33
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's decision not to appeal the team's "Deflategate" penalty was made without pressure from the National Football League, Commissioner Roger Goodell said.
Tuesday, 19 May 2015
19 May 2015, 22:30
Ferrari's timely return to the front row of the Formula One grid bodes well for the luxury sportscar maker as it prepares to list shares and split from parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
Monday, 18 May 2015
18 May 2015, 14:19
Blessing Okagabare won the 100m of the Shanghai leg of the IAAF's Diamond League on Sunday.
18 May 2015, 18:31
Nigerian youths have received accolades for their commitment and focus to becoming great basketball players in the nearest future.
18 May 2015, 21:56
Undeterred by his last points prediction coming back to bite him, Fernando Alonso has said he expects his misfiring McLaren Formula One team to open their account for the season in Monaco.
Friday, 15 May 2015
15 May 2015, 17:10
In a bid to become more attractive and win back disgruntled fans, Formula One will see a return to refueling in 2017 along with more aggressive-looking cars, louder engines and faster lap times.
Thursday, 14 May 2015
14 May 2015, 19:02
Top-ranked Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open. Tournament organizers announced Williams' decision without explanation shortly before she was scheduled to face Christina McHale.
Wednesday, 13 May 2015
13 May 2015, 20:55
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was back in court for final arguments from prosecutors who say he should be executed and defense attorneys who hope for mercy and life imprisonment.
13 May 2015, 22:35
Justin Gatlin wants to 'dominate on a higher level' in 2015, and has called out Usain Bolt for the 200 race event.
Tuesday, 12 May 2015
12 May 2015, 20:42
Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are preparing for a fight. The reigning Super Bowl MVP will appeal his four-game suspension, his agent said