For some fans, watching from the bleachers isn't close enough.
The 2014 Tour de France has held its opening stages, Le Grand Depart, in the UK.
A look at the life of the Real Madrid legend who died on July 7, 2014.
Novak Djokovic has beaten Roger Federer to win the Wimbledon tennis title in a thrilling five-set match.
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Spain became the fifth holders to be eliminated from the World Cup at the first stage after their 2-0 defeat by Chile at the Maracana on Thursday
Alberto Contador has vowed to continue attacking and Vincenzo Nibali believes him as the Tour de France rivals light up the hilly Vosges region.