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Hamilton faster than ever in first Monaco practice By Reuters - 18 minutes ago

By Alan Baldwin MONACO (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton lapped faster than ever at Monaco as the Mercedes driver and Ferrari's championship leader Sebastian Vettel set the pace in ...

F1 teams asked to revise cars after Monger crash By Reuters - 28 minutes ago

By Alan Baldwin MONACO (Reuters) - Formula One teams have been told to change the rear jack points on their cars for safety reasons after a recent Formula Four accident that cost ...

Azarenka handed Mallorca Open wildcard By Reuters - 3 hours ago

(Reuters) - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka has been handed a wildcard into next month's Mallorca Open as she gears up for a return to Wimbledon following the birth...

Siegemund out of French Open, Del Potro doubtful By Reuters - 4 hours ago

(Reuters) - Stuttgart Open champion Laura Siegemund has sustained a right knee injury and will miss next week's French Open, Germany's Fed Cup captain has said. ...

Barcelona 'fully support' Messi after fraud sentence By Reuters - 5 hours ago

(Reuters) - La Liga club Barcelona have expressed their support for Argentine striker Lionel Messi and his father after the Spanish Supreme Court upheld their prison sentences ...

Button surprised by Alonso's Indy move By Reuters - 11 hours ago

By Alan Baldwin MONACO (Reuters) - Jenson Button was surprised by Fernando Alonso's decision to race in Sunday's Indianapolis 500 and said on Wednesday he had no desire ...

McLaren discussing return to IndyCar By Reuters - 11 hours ago

By Steve Keating INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 adventure could herald McLaren's return to IndyCar racing and kick start talk about bringing Formula...

Venus could rise again in Paris, says Shriver By Reuters - 11 hours ago

By Martyn Herman (Reuters) - Veteran Venus Williams could blast through the huge holes in the women's draw and win her first French Open at the age of 36 next month, ...

Beckham makes ballot for U.S. Soccer Hall of Fame By Reuters - 12 hours ago

(Reuters) - Former England captain David Beckham, who won two Major League Soccer titles with the Los Angeles Galaxy, was among the first-time candidates named on the ballot for ...