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Northern Ireland's Michael Laverty is to compete in MotoGP for a second year with the Paul Bird team in 2014.
Compare countries' performances at World Cup finals tournaments since 1930
Four-time Olympic champion Michael Johnson doubts whether athletics will ever be rid of the problems caused by doping.
British Swimming head coach Bill Furniss insists a hard-line approach with GB swimmers will turn around their medal fortunes.
Phil Taylor and Mike Gregory go all the way in the 1992 BDO World Darts Championship, one of the greatest finals of all time.
Take a tour of the under-construction Arena Amazonia in Manaus, where England will face Italy in their opening game of the 2014 World Cup.
Our guide to the ground that hosted Gilchrist's 57-ball century, a solitary Test win for England and the "Ayatollah" Brearley
The BBC will show England's first World Cup group match against Italy live.
Mike Tyson is forced to cancel appearances in London after being barred from the UK because of previous convictions.
Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins is knighted at Buckingham Palace for services to cycling.
World number one Neil Robertson aims to win the Triple Crown in one season after an emotional UK Championship victory.
Match of the Day pundits Alan Hansen and Danny Mills discuss the game of the weekend - Arsenal's 1-1 draw with Everton - and the hype surrounding the Toffees' Ross Barkley.
Your guide to the latest sporting events on the BBC, including the Ashes third Test, Champions League and Heineken Cup rugby
Former South Africa president Nelson Mandela, who has died aged 95, had a wide influence on the sporting world.
Who will the public choose as the 60th BBC Sports Personality of the Year?