Seven-time champion Roger Federer of Switzerland was beaten in four sets by  Sergiy Stakhovsky of Ukraine. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Defending champion Roger Federer’s remarkable run of reaching 36 consecutive grand slam quarter-finals or better was ended in a shock second-round Wi(...)

World 200m champion  Veronica Campbell-Brown of Jamaica has tested positive for a banned diuretic and faces a two- year ban.  Photograph:   Andy Lyons/Getty Images

Jamaica’s 200 metres world champion Veronica Campbell-Brown has tested positive for a banned diuretic, according to sources close to Jamaican athletic(...)

 Denis O Brien:  “I find with emerging markets that you have to go visit and you’ve got to put your own people on the ground”

Denis O’Brien’s mobile phone group Digicel spent $31 million on its application for a licence in Burma, which it submitted to the Government on Monday(...)

Kieron Pollard of the West Indies celebrates after dismissing Brad Haddin of Australia during a Twenty20 match in February

News reaches us that that Denis O’Brien’s Digicel Jamaica has teamed up with the UK-based services support and maintenance outfit Sierra, which is als(...)

Outside. I’d forgotten how great it is, and not in a George Michael kind of way. Those poor, tormented people who live in California and the like d(...)

Denis O’Brien

Denis O’Brien is seeking to raise another $300 million (€230 million) via a bond offering for the Caribbean and America(...)

Reincarnated

“I know Obama wants me to come to the White House, but what the fuck can I perform?” asks the artist formerly known as Snoop Dogg and, likely, (...)