Fast & Furious’s Don Omar talks about the late Paul Walker
The Puerto Rican singer Don Omar opens up about the death of his friend, Paul Walker, and his performance at the Dubai Music Awards later this year.
For UAE cricket team, home is where you can hang your cap
Sharjah-born bowler Ahmed Raza happy to reach his goal after 11 years of anguish.
Life-saving foundation born out of a tragedy
The death of their first child, Zahra Beau, encouraged Danielle and Akber Naqvi to set up a Foundation in her name to try and save the lives of others.
Emaar launches second phase of Mulberry at Park Heights in Dubai
The second phase will feature about 330 premium quality apartments set “amid a green verdant landscape”, according to Emaar.
The best photography from around the world, March 10
The National's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world
Nemanja Matic is making most of second go with Chelsea
Chelsea's new midfield lynchpin is thriving on his return to Stamford Bridge. Having re-signed for Jose Mourinho's side in January, Matic has become an ever-present as Chelsea have moved to the top of the English Premier League.
March 8, 2014
Third-seeded Victoria Azarenka, battling a foot injury, fell to American Lauren Davis in straight sets on Friday while Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka beat Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi in the doubles event.
January 20, 2014
The women's quarter-final is just about set, with Sharapova and Jelena Jankovic the latest top seeds out on Monday, while Azarenka cruised on looking like the Australian Open favourite.
January 18, 2014
Wins for Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in men's draw at Australian Open.
January 16, 2014
The second-seeded Victoria Azarenka breezed past Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova on Thursday, with Sloane Stephens and Jelena Jankvoic following her into the third round in late Australian Open play.
January 14, 2014
The title holder needed an hour and 46 minutes to beat world No 91 Johanna Larsson 7-6 (7/2), 6-2 on Tuesday, as Caroline Wozniacki and Jelena Jankovic found little trouble in first-round victories.
January 12, 2014
World No 1 Serena Williams has been in sparkling form, losing just five matches last year and beating Azarenka in the final of the warm-up Brisbane International tournament this month.
January 8, 2014
The 32 seeds released for the Australian Open, beginning Monday, were released on Wednesday. Novak Djokovic and David Ferrer follow Nadal, with Victoria Azarenka and Maria Sharapova behind Williams.
December 28, 2013
Asked whether the pair would meet again in the Australian Open final, Azarenka replied: 'That’s what we’re going to really work hard for.'
October 28, 2013
World No 1 may be 32 years old but is showing no signs of decline and may target grand slam history.
September 22, 2013
World No 2 says she is over her defeat to top-ranked American in US Open final and is improving all the time.
September 9, 2013
World No 1 beats Victoria Azarenka in three sets to win her 17th grand slam title and move one major title away from Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
September 8, 2013
Belarusian lost to American in the 2012 US Open final but has won two out of last three encounters.
September 8, 2013
With help from near and dear ones, the once shy and weak Azarenka is now opening up.
September 5, 2013
World No 2 beats fellow Spaniard Robredo in quarter-finals shortly after Frenchman Gasquet overcomes Ferrer.