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Federer marches on in US Open
Five-time winner gets his campaign underway with a straight-sets win while being watched by Michael Jordan.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 08:37 GMT
Far from Sterling: Rebranding racism in sports
While the NBA is quick to ban Donald Sterling's for his explicit racism, more subtle issues of race are neglected.
Khaled A Beydoun
Last updated: 10 May 2014 20:49 GMT
Durant magic blows away the Lakers
Kevin Durant's 30th straight 25-plus-points game sees the Thunder beat the Los Angeles Lakers 131-102 in the NBA.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 12:38 GMT
The Republican party's anger mismanagement
Judge Antonin Scalia sees "racial entitlement" in the basic right to vote in America, writes Schecter.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 12:24 GMT
Luke Donald samples the MJ approach
English golfer Luke Donald is being mentored by NBA great Michael Jordon to ensure he is mentally prepared for season.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2013 18:50 GMT
Kobe Bryant joins an exclusive club
LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant joins an elite few after becoming the youngest player to reach 30,000 NBA career points.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 14:44 GMT
Kobe ready to make history
LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant is chasing a sixth career NBA championship as his team bring in Dwight Howard and Steve Nash.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2012 19:27 GMT
Obama's sporting achievements
President and sports fan – how President Obama has embraced the strategic importance of sport.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 08:13 GMT
US basketball team favourites for gold
Koby Bryant among stars hoping to follow in footsteps of Michael Jordan's Olympic "Dream Team" of 1992.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 00:46 GMT
LeBron hopes for third time lucky
NBA's Most Valuable Player hunts for that elusive title with Heat but a star-studded Oklahoma stand in his way.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2012 15:19 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
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Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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