Greg Rusedski believes that Andy Murray’s main goal when he returns to competition in the new year will be to become world No 1.
There is uncertainty over when the tournament will be held due to the high temperatures in the summer
Sepp Blatter has admitted he is open to the possibility of staging the 2022 World Cup in more than one Gulf nation after revealing several countries had offered to co-host the tournament with Qatar.
The patient, believed to be 49, was being treated for acute respiratory syndrome and kidney failure
Male statues had their genitalia covered with black cloths by authorities
The President of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, was in Qatar today for talks with Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani in an attempt to reach a peace deal with the Taliban, as the West prepares to leave Afghanistan.
Beirut projects those fleeing violence will account for half its population in a year
British number one was below par against Irina-Camelia Begu
If it's Monday it must be Dubai. The United Arab Emirates is the latest destination in Laura Robson's whistle-stop tour of the Middle East and the 19-year-old Briton will break new ground here tonight when she makes her debut in the Dubai Duty Free Championships.
Government falls after killing provokes violent protests in cradle of Arab Spring
PM urges Taliban to lay down weapons and enter talks after positive summit at Chequers
Dream comes true in Qatar as the nearly man finally fulfils Clarke's prediction of triumph
The brief Christmas which he enjoyed back in a soggy and windswept Britain must feel like a distant memory to Andy Murray. The world No 3 has already made his first appearance of the season, in the warmth of the Middle East, and now he is preparing for his second, in the searing heat of Australia's Sunshine State of Queensland.
World number four has not played since Wimbledon
France’s capital celebrates the depths of winter in elegant style, with giant ice skating rinks, festive markets and twinkling lights
High-rolling Simon Calder stacks the odds in your favour with this neon-lit attempt to beat the midwinter gloom in the heat of the Nevada desert