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The 46-year-old German joins an existing coaching team headed by Marian Vajda, who will remain part of the set-up, albeit in a reduced role, following Becker's appointment.
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Ross Hutchins is completing an extraordinary circle as he prepares for his tennis comeback at the place where a year ago the word cancer unexpectedly came into his life.
DARTFORD'S Adam Gemili wrote his name into the history books this year but British Athletics' lead sprints coach Lloyd Cowan admits there is still a long way to go if he is to turn promise into medals.
President Barack Obama named openly gay athletes to the delegation that will represent the U.S. next year at opening and closing ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, sending a clear signal to Russia about its treatment of gays and lesbians.
Activists, seen here rallying in central London in August, will have a designated area to hold protests during the Olympics.
Television viewers can watch figure skating live during February's Sochi Olympics, a shift by NBC from past games outside North America.
A year in which a British man won Wimbledon, Roger Federer's star began to fade and doping reared its ugly head was defined by the dominance of two players - Rafa Nadal and Serena Williams.
Team Sky rider Jonathan Tiernan-Locke is to face disciplinary proceedings after an analysis of discrepancies in his biological passport data demonstrated an anti-doping violation, the International Cycling Union has announced.
Andy Murray is looking forward to making his return to competitive action following surgery at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship next week.
With one word, Lance Armstrong finally confessed to a cycling career built on performing-enhancing drugs, putting himself on a par with Canadian athlete Ben Johnson as the world's most notorious drugs cheat.
Georgia Ellenwood was named the 2013 junior female track and field athlete of the year while Braedon Dolfo won the honoour as the top para-athletic male athlete.
TROWBRIDGE'S Dan Blackwell failed to pull off an upset as he was beaten by Olympic star Anthony Ogogo in London on Saturday night.
It appears there will be a few extra VIP seats available to the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics this February.
Tottenham's Paulinho, centre, walks from the pitch after being sent off after a clash with Liverpool's Luis Suarez during their English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at the White Hart Lane stadium in London Sunday, Dec 15 2013.
OXFORDSHIRE rower Frances Houghton stormed to victory in the women's singles event at the GB Rowing Team Winter Assessment in Boston, Lincolnshire at the weekend.
For in toiling toward a fifth goalless draw - football's most arduous outcome - West Ham have now put their fans through more stalemates than the Bundesliga has endured in the entirety of its season.