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Leander Paes dedicates Australian Open trophy to all Indians
23 Views, 03-02-2015, Courtsey News Live

Leander Paes on Monday dedicated his Australian Open mixed doubled trophy to all the Indians. The 41-year-old also said it was an honor to represent the people of the country at the global stage. The tennis veteran took to social micro-blogging site Twitter to share his sentiments. Paes and h...Read more

Red Bull have Mercedes in their sights
33 Views, 28-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner said Tuesday his outfit would give Mercedes a closer-run contest than they did last year come the new Formula One season. Mercedes won the Constructors Championship last season and although Red Bull were runners-up they were still nearly 300 points behind ...Read more

 Venus Williams says desire still burning
31 Views, 20-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams said her will to win was undimmed as she launched her 15th Australian Open campaign Tuesday with a victory over Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor.   The 34-year-old American, seeded 18 this year, breezed past the Spaniard 6-2, 6-2.   Williams said sh...Read more

 Simona Halep out of Sydney with illness
40 Views, 13-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

World number three Simona Halep withdrew from the Sydney International on Tuesday after being struck down with gastroenteritis.   The Romanian top seed was scheduled to face Karolina Pliskova in her opening match, but pulled out citing the illness ahead of next week`s Australian Open in Melbo...Read more

 Ferrari to present new F1 car online on January 30
45 Views, 10-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

Ferrari will present their new Formula One car online on January 30, a day after McLaren take the wraps off their Honda-powered challenger.   Ferrari, with four times champion Sebastian Vettel signed from Red Bull, said in a statement that the as-yet unnamed successor to the F14T car would be...Read more

 FIA details new super licence system for 2016
26 Views, 08-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

: The `future FIA F2 championship`. The others are GP2, European F3, the world endurance championship and Indy Car.   The winners of the GP3 and Formula Renault 3.5 world series, both of which have served as a springboard into Formula One, will get only 30 points.   Verstappen finished...Read more

 French F1 driver Jean-Pierre Beltoise dies at 77
32 Views, 06-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

Former Formula One driver Jean-Pierre Beltoise, whose biggest win came at the 1972 Monaco Grand Prix, has died from a stroke in Dakar at the age of 77, family sources said on Monday   After a successful career in motorbike racing, Frenchman Beltoise switched to four wheels in 1966, eventually...Read more

 Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer set for another gripping season
40 Views, 04-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic lead the Qatar Open field from Monday while, 12,000km away in Brisbane, Roger Federer starts his 18th year on the tour as tennis heads for another gripping season.   The details of Nadal`s plan to preserve his hopes of one day becoming the most successful playe...Read more

 Injuries hamper New Zealand, Sri Lanka ahead of Test
35 Views, 02-01-2015, Courtsey News Live

Concerns Friday over injuries to Tim Southee and Rangana Herath disrupted preparations for New Zealand and Sri Lanka on the eve of the second Test in Wellington.   Both camps have given their key bowlers until just before the Test starts on Saturday to prove their fitness.   With yet a...Read more