Reporting: sports

Barcelona's week goes from bad to worse with league loss


Three days after it was ousted by Atlético Madrid in the Champions League quarterfinals, Barcelona lost 1-0 against Granada in Spain’s La Liga.

Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka crash to doubles defeat


The Swiss doubles team formed by Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka suffered another Davis Cup defeat on Saturday against the Kazakhstan doubles team.

Lewis Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two at Malaysian Grand Prix


Lewis Hamilton wins Malaysian Grand Prix and his teammate Nico Rosberg gets the second place. The world champion Sebastian Vettel finishes in third place.

Champions League: Barcelona sees off Manchester City, PSG cruises through


Barcelona beat Manchester City with goals from Lionel Messi and Dani Alves, as Barcelona gained a 2-1 win to progress 4-1 on aggregate.

Michael Schumacher showing 'small, encouraging signs'


The Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher, who suffered a severe head injury in December 2013, is showing small but encouraging signs, said his manager.

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova dumped out at Indian Wells


Two of the biggest names in both men and women tennis were dumped out in Indian Wells. Nadal was beaten in three sets by the Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov. Maria Sharapova suffered a surprise defeat against Italy’s Camila Giorgi.

Murray digs deep to beat Vesely


Andy Murray survived a hard match on the Czech youngster Jiri Vesely 6-7 6-4 6-4. The British number one finally managed to beat the 20 year old player.

Defeat dents FC Barcelona's title hopes


Barcelona’s title hopes are out of their own hands after they suffered a shock defeat at struggling Real Valladolid. Even though Barcelona enjoyed 80% possession, they could not win against rival, and ended up 1-0.