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Formula One: Nico Rosberg crowned world champion

Mercedes driver finishes second behind team-mate Hamilton in season-ending Abu Dhabi GP to win maiden crown.

Al Jazeera World

Thank You, Football: Youssef El-Arabi and Ali Al-Habsi

Two more stories of lives transformed by outstanding careers in football.

Al Jazeera World

Thank You, Football: Yaya Toure and Yacine Brahimi

The stories of Yaya Toure and Yacine Brahimi, whose lives have been transformed by their glittering careers in football.


Conor McGregor knocks out Alvarez, makes UFC history

Irish mixed martial arts superstar beats Eddie Alvarez to become first fighter to hold two UFC titles at the same time.

Arts & Culture

MS Dhoni: Behind the box office success of the biopic

At ease with his small-town roots and fame, India's cricket captain is an apt poster boy for aspirational India.


Manny Pacquiao seals comeback win in the ring

Senator, who hung up his gloves earlier this year, scores a points-win over Vargas to claim WBO welterweight title.


Cubs win first World Series in more than a century

Chicago Cubs break late-game tie with 8-7 victory over Cleveland Indians, their first championship title since 1908.


Cleveland Indians: Native Americans rally against logo

As Cleveland Indians play Chicago Cubs in one of the most anticipated baseball games, activists take aim at mascot.


Kenya: Boxing for change

The Olympic sport is offering an alternative to impoverished kids in Nairobi.


Iranian football fans ordered to mourn at match

Ayatollah tells fans not to celebrate at South Korean match in Tehran scheduled on eve of holy day of Ashoura.


South Sudan and the unifying power of sport

Sports teams bring together athletes from communities torn apart by South Sudan's ongoing civil war.