Stan Wawrinka knocked Roger Federer out of the French Open quarterfinals on Tuesday to set up a last-four clash with home hope Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Sepp Blatter on Tuesday resigned as president of Fifa in a stunning capitulation to critics as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football's governing body.
New Zealand bowled with fire and fielded superbly to crush England by 199 runs in the second Test on Tuesday and level a gripping two-match series at 1-1.
Ana Ivanovic and Lucie Safarova will clash for a place in the French Open final after comfortably defeating younger rivals at a windswept Roland Garros on Tuesday.
Suspense over a role for former captain Rahul Dravid in the BCCI continued on Tuesday with board secretary Anurag Thakur saying that his services would be sought at an appropriate time.
New Zealand's hopes of forcing a series-levelling win in the second Test against England were dealt a blow after rain washed out most of the fourth day's play at Headingley on Monday.
Fresh from his final match as Borussia Dortmund coach, Jurgen Klopp confirmed Monday he will take an undetermined break from coaching, despite being linked to Real Madrid, Napoli and Liverpool all summer.
Following a disappointing Australian Open, leading Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth will look to bounce back at the Rs. 5.1 crore ($800,000) Indonesia Open Superseries Premier starting at the Istora Gelora Bung Karno Stadium on Tuesday.
India's new Test captain, Virat Kohli, laid out his ambitious vision for the Indian team on Tuesday, saying that hewants to create a side which can dominate world cricket for the next five years.
Rafael Nadal believes all the pressure will be on Novak Djokovic in Wednesday's French Open quarter-final with the nine-time champion dismissing the headline-grabbing collision as "not vital".
Coach Massimiliano Allegri insists Juventus will be ready for the "fearsome" trio of Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi when the Turin giants face Barcelona in the Champions League final.
Federer will meet his countryman in one of two men's quarterfinals on Tuesday. In the other quarterfinal, frenchwoman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will face Japan's Kei Nishikori.
New Zealand thrashed England's bowlers for quick runs on the fourth day to leave the hosts facing a record chase to win the second Test at Headingley on Monday.
Maria Sharapova's impressive sequence of French Open results ended when the defending champion was knocked out 7-6 (3), 6-4 by 13th-seeded Czech Lucie Safarova in the fourth round on Monday.
BJ Watling became the first New Zealand batsman to score a Test century at Headingley as the tourists eyed a series-levelling victory over England on Sunday.