• Rafael Nadal is Tommy Hilfiger's newest spokesmodel

    American brand Tommy Hilfiger has signed Rafael Nadal as the latest face for its underwear and tailored ranges. 

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  • Djokovic, Federer resist surge of new wave

    Stan Wawrinka and Marin Cilic enjoyed breakthrough triumphs at the Australian and US Opens, but at the end of 2014 it was business as usual for Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer. Djokovic was world number one for the third time in four years after winning a second Wimbledon title for his seventh…

  • Berdych takes on Murray's former coach

    Czech tennis star Tomas Berdych hired a new coaching team on Tuesday including Venezuelan Danny Vallverdu who was until last month one of Andy Murray's coaches. Vallverdu, 28 and who has been close friends with Murray since they met at the Sanchez-Casal Academy in Barcelona, was the Scottish…

  • ADVISORY-Reuters sports awards and yearenders

    LONDON, Dec 18 (Reuters) - On Thursday Dec. 18 we will publish the result of the Reuters sports awards, voted for by the agency's journalists around the world. Alongside the results we will publish a series of profiles, interviews and factboxes relating to the winners. The award categories are:…

  • Spanish women shine in dark year for men

    By Iain Rogers MADRID (Reuters) - In a year when the men's soccer and basketball teams flopped on the biggest stage and Rafa Nadal's season was wrecked by injury and illness, it was the women who helped protect Spain's reputation as a nation of sporting excellence. The standout performers were…

  • Tennis-Berdych to be coached by Murray's former hitting partner

    LONDON, Dec 16 (Reuters) - World number seven Tomas Berdych has appointed Andy Murray's former hitting partner Dani Vallverdu as his new coach from next year. Big-hitting Czech Berdych announced on his Facebook page on Tuesday that he would be working with Vallverdu and thanked former coach Tomas…