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Tennis: ATP Nice Open results

Results from the second day of the ATP Nice Open on Monday:- Men's singles 1st round Albert Montañés (ESP) bt Matthew Ebden (AUS) 6-1, 6-3 Dmitry Tursunov (RUS x5) bt Oleksandr Nedovyesov (KAZ) 6-1, 6-4 afp

Tennis: WTA Nuremberg results

Results at the WTA Nuremberg tournament on Monday (x denotes seeded player): 1st rd Alison Van Uytvanck (BEL) bt Antonia Lottner (GER) 6-1, 6-2 Elina Svitolina (UKR x4) bt Iveta Benesova (CZE) 7-5, 6-4 Karin Knapp (ITA) bt Shahar Peer (ISR) 6-3, 6-2 afp

Youth Olympic Games… the story continues!

The next chapter for many was Sochi 2014, where we caught up with some familiar faces as they made their giant leap into the Olympic arena. Follow their stories in this exclusive video.We hope you are inspired! Lillehammer 2016 is just...Show More Summary

NBA: Second-round playoff results - collated

Results on Sunday from NBA second-round playoff games: Western Conference at Los Angeles Los Angeles Clippers 101 Oklahoma City 99 (Series tied 2-2) Eastern Conference at Washington Indiana 95 Washington 92 (Indiana leads series 3-1) afp

Cycling: Tour of California Stage One results

Tour of California results after Sunday's first stage, 120 miles (193.1 km) starting and finishing in Sacramento: Stage One 1. Mark Cavendish (GBR/Omega Pharma) 4hr, 44:17, 2. John Degenkolb (GER) same time, 3. Moreno Hofland (NED) s.t., 4. Show More Summary

Tennis: ATP Rome Masters/WTA Italian Open results - 1st update

ATP Rome Masters/WTA Italian Open results on Monday (x denotes seeded player): Men 1st rd Marcel Granollers (ESP) bt Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 7-5, 6-1 Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) bt Edouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 Ivan Dodig (CRO)Show More Summary

Tennis: ATP Rome Masters/WTA Italian Open results - 2nd update

ATP Rome Masters/WTA Italian Open results on Monday (x denotes seeded player): Men 1st rd Marcel Granollers (ESP) bt Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 7-5, 6-1 Ivan Dodig (CRO) bt Federico Delbonis (ARG) 6-3, 6-4 Grigor Dimitrov (BUL x12) bt Eduardo...Show More Summary

Tennis: ATP Rome Masters/WTA Italian Open results

ATP Rome Masters/WTA Italian Open results on Monday (x denotes seeded player): Men 1st rd Marcel Granollers (ESP) bt Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 7-5, 6-1 Women 1st rd Madison Keys (USA) bt Alison Riske (USA) 6-2, 6-2 Alize Cornet (FRA) bt Kirsten Flipkens (BEL) 6-3, 6-2 Elena Vesnina (RUS) bt Elina Svitolina (UKR) 6-2, 6-3 afp14

Golf: US PGA Players Championship scores

Scores on Sunday after the fourth round of the $10 million US PGA Tour Players Championship (par 72, USA unless noted): 275 - Martin Kaymer (GER) 63-69-72-71 276 - Jim Furyk 70-68-72-66 277 - Sergio Garcia (ESP) 67-71-69-70 278 - Justin...Show More Summary

Olympic Highlights

IOC ACTIVITIES PRESIDENT President Bach and Brian Roberts, Chairman and CEO, Comcast Corporation © IOC/Arnaud Meylan On 7 May, the IOC awarded NBCUniversal (NBCU) the broadcast rights in the USA for the Olympic Games through to 2032....Show More Summary

Football: Italian Serie A table

Italian Serie A table after Sunday's early match (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Juventus 36 31 3 2 76 23 96 - champions Roma 36 26 7 3 72 23 85 Napoli 36 21 9 6 67 36 72 --------------------------------...Show More Summary

Rallying: Rally of Argentina results

Rally of Argentina final standings on Sunday: 1. Jari-Matti Latvala (FIN/Volkswagen Polo-R) 4h41:24.8, 2. Sebastien Ogier (FRA/Volkswagen Polo-R) 4h42:51.7, 3. Kris Meeke (GBR/Citroën DS3) 4h47:19.5, 4. Andreas Mikkelsen (NOR/Volkswagen Polo-R) 4h47:43.1, 5. Show More Summary

Diary of a Young Ambassador, Alaa Mann

An avid horse-rider and student of Information Technology, Alaa sent us this diary piece from her latest adventure:"A few weeks ago, four youth volunteers including myself were chosen by our National Olympic Committee to represent Sudan...Show More Summary

IOC helps Ukrainian athletes

The IOC is following the political, economic and social developments in Ukraine with the greatest attention and growing concern. Also the situation of Ukrainian athletes, including those who have so successfully represented their country...Show More Summary

Sven Fischer - Biathlon

Fischer stood out among biathletes. He didn't wear gloves or a hat, a habit that he retained throughout his career following a childhood spent chopping down trees in the winter while – you guessed it – wearing neither hat nor gloves. He was among the frontrunners in the 10km sprint, but few expected him to win. Show More Summary

Chandra Crawford - Cross-Country

She dedicated herself to the sport from the age of 16, earning selection for the junior team and then, before much longer, for the senior squad. In 2006, shortly before the Olympic Games, she moved up to the senior international team. Compared to many of her rival competitors, he experience was minimal. Show More Summary

Cycling: Tour of California Stage 2 results

Results on Monday from stage two of the Tour of California, a 20.1km time trial in Folsom, California: 1. Bradley Wiggins (GBR/Sky) 23min 18sec; 2. Rohan Dennis (AUS) at 44sec, 3. Taylor Phinney (USA) at 52, 4. Eloy Teruel (ESP) at 1:08, 5. Show More Summary

Squash: British Open results - 1st update

Results on Tuesday from the squash British Open in Hull, England (x denotes seeding): Women 1st rd Emma Beddoes (ENG) bt Nour El Sherbini (EGYx13) 11-5, 7-11, 11-6, 11-9 Low Wee Wern (MASx6) bt Delia Arnold (MAS) 11-6, 7-11, 11-1, 11-13,...Show More Summary

ATP - Rome - 3e journée: les résultats

Résultats de la 3e journée du tournoi ATP de Rome, disputée mardi Simple messieurs (1er tour) Marin Cilic (CRO) bat Santiago Giraldo (COL) 6-4, 2-0, abandon Andrey Golubev (KAZ) bat Fernando Verdasco (ESP) 6-4, 7-5 Ernests Gulbis (LAT) bat Alejandro Falla (COL) 6-1, abandon Kevin Anderson (RSA) bat Vasek Pospisil (CAN) 7-5, 7-6 (7/4) bur/jcp

Cricket: English county scores

English county scores on Tuesday: County Championship (third day of four): First Division At Headingley: Yorkshire 444 (L Plunkett 86, K Williamson 75, J Root 69, T Bresnan 61; C Woakes 4-68) v Warwickshire 200 (I Bell 97) and 89 (JShow More Summary

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