Vivek Anand

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Manchester City put Manchester United in rearview mirror on derby day

<i>In the latest edition of ESPN FC's derbies series, which features eyewitness insights into some of the biggest rivalries in world football, Iain</i> …

Soccer

Operations Strategy and Management of a Tour de France Team

The best time of summer is about to start in 4 days: the 100th edition of the Tour de France (TdF)! Time for an operations view behind the screens of …

Murray survives five-setter to reach Wimbledon semifinals

LONDON (AP)—Andy Murray had all of Britain on edge for five sets.<p>Juan Martin del Potro only took five points to get the fans buzzing at Wimbledon.<p>Two …

After the Deluge

WIMBLEDON, England—So, as they say, <i>that</i> happened. I’m talking about Wednesday, of course, variously known as Wimbleweird, Wimblegeddon, Wimbledone, …

Turfed

WIMBLEDON, England—Is this going to become an annual mid-year ritual on the tennis calendar? For the second straight season, Rafael Nadal has scaled …

Nadal: Grass is my toughest surface

After Steve Darcis stunned him in the first round of Wimbledon, two-time champion Rafael Nadal refuses to blame the loss on a knee injury even though …

Nadal upset by 135th-ranked Darcis in first round of Wimbledon

LONDON (AP)—In one of Wimbledon's greatest upsets, an ailing Rafael Nadal was knocked out in straight sets Monday by a player ranked 135th — the …

Spanish GP: post-race press conference

<b>DRIVERS</b><p><b>1 - Fernando ALONSO (Ferrari)</b><p><b>2 - Kimi RAIKKONEN (Lotus)</b><p><b>3 - Felipe MASSA (Ferrari)</b><p><b>PODIUM INTERVIEWS</b><p><b>(Conducted by Eddie Jordan)</b><p><b>Fernando, how</b> …

They Said What? Golden Years

<b>“Roger is nowhere near where I was before I won my last major (at the 2002 U.S. Open). I was a mess. I was pretty lost, looking at different coaches,</b> …

Ferrari says Fernando Alonso could have won without DRS issue

Fernando Alonso could have won the Bahrain Grand Prix but for the DRS failure that forced him to make two unscheduled pit-stops, according to Ferrari …

Bahrain GP: Post-race press conference

<b>DRIVERS</b><p><b>1 - Sebastian VETTEL (Red Bull Racing)</b><p><b>2 - Kimi RAIKKONEN (Lotus)</b><p><b>3 - Romain GROSJEAN (Lotus)</b><p><b>PODIUM INTERVIEWS</b><p><b>(Conducted by David</b> …

Bahrain GP tech briefing: how DRS works and how it can go wrong

Ferrari suffered an unusual problem with Fernando Alonso's car in the Bahrain Grand Prix, when the rear wing flap became stuck open when the Drag …

Taking One for the Team

Grand Slam champions always look their best—their happiest and most relaxed—when they’re making the rounds with the winner’s trophy the day after a …

Fergie: Chelsea will be greatest threat

Sir Alex Ferguson believes Chelsea will be the greatest threat to Manchester United for the Premier League title next season, provided Jose Mourinho …

Qatar MotoGP: Lorenzo dominates as Rossi beats Marquez to second

Jorge Lorenzo dominated the 2013 MotoGP season-opener in Qatar as his Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi battled through to beat Marc Marquez to second.<p>…

Federer's Gamble

It’s a stretch to say that Andy Murray took the No. 2 ranking away from Roger Federer when he won the Miami Masters on Sunday. It’s more like Federer …

Valentino Rossi expecting to be on the defensive in MotoGP opener

Valentino Rossi expects to be on the defensive in his first MotoGP race back at Yamaha in Qatar this weekend.<p>The seven-time champion got ever closer …

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