ROME- It could so easily have been a season to forget for Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert.
NEW YORK - Andy Murray was quick to learn the value of tennis celebrity status, as the new US Open champion and his 30 closest friends ate on the house at a New York Chinese restaurant.
ROME – As many as 290 Italian athletes are taking part in the Olympics in 34 disciplines eligible for up to 522 medals.
ROME -- More than 22 million spectators gathered around big screens all over Italy to watch the final match of the Euro League.
ROME -- Ryder Hesjedal won the Giro d'Italia cycling race Sunday, the first time a Canadian placed first in the gruelling competition.
FALZES/PFALZEN--After almost 3,000km of racing, there is still no way to be sure of who will wear the Maglia Rosa (pink jersey) at the end of this year's Giro d'Italia.
PARIS - Both Rome Masters winner Rafael Nadal and finalist Novak Djokovic each go into the French Open next weekend with something to prove.
MADRID - Roger Federer heads into the busiest of tennis’ summer standing second in the world behind Novak Djokovic, with huge tests at the French Open and Wimbledon before the London Olympics.
ROME – The early stages of the 2012 Giro d'Italia might not have had much of an Italian flavour, but they weren't short on drama.
ROME -- Ferrari honoured the 30thanniversary of the death of legendary racing driver Gilles Villeneuve by giving his son, Jacques, a turn in one of his father’s old Ferraris.
ROME—Juventus secured their first Serie A title in nine years with a game to spare after their 0-2 win in Cagliari and AC Milan’s 4-2 loss in a stunning game against Inter at the San Siro on Sunday
ROME—AC Milan are now just a single point behind league leaders Juventus with only two games to go after a 2-0 win against Atalanta and Juventus’ failure to beat 10 man Lecce.
ROME-- Juventus are a step closer to the Serie A title as they retained their three point lead over rivals AC Milan with a narrow 1-0 win over Cesena.
Rome— Juventus went three points clear of AC Milan at the top of Serie A after they destroyed ten-man Roma 4-0 in Turin and the Rossoneri stumbled to a disappointing 1-1 draw against Bologna.