The previous two winners of the Baku Cup will meet in Sunday's final after Elina Svitolina and Bojana Jovanovski each won their semi-finals.
Donald Dell, founder of the Citi Open, believes the tournament has never before seen the quality of field expected at this year's event.
Claude Makelele has continued his revolution at Bastia by raiding former club Paris Saint-Germain for goalkeeper Alphonse Areola on loan.
Photos from the Super Rugby Semi Final match between the Waratahs and the Brumbies at Allianz Stadium
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that goalkeeper David Ospina is set to join Arsenal, but insists Wojciech Szczesny will remain his first choice.
Borussia Dortmund forward Marco Reus has expressed optimism over his progress as he bids to return from injury.
The North Queensland Cowboys kept their finals charge alive with a grinding 20-12 victory over the Canterbury Bulldogs in round 20 of the NRL.
Photos from the round 20 NRL match between the Penrith Panthers and the Cronulla Sharks at Carrington Park
Thirteen people arrested in relation to spot-fixing in football have been released, the National Crime Agency (NCA) has confirmed.
The Waratahs will host the Crusaders in the Super Rugby final on Saturday night after a hard-fought 26-8 victory over the Brumbies in a brutal second semi-final at Allianz Stadium.
Former Barcelona midfielder Ludovic Giuly has backed Jeremy Mathieu to prove a success at Camp Nou, comparing him to Eric Abidal.
After good performances against West Ham and Newcastle United the key now for the Wellington Phoenix will be to translate that form into A-League success, says skipper Andrew Durante.
A Jarryd Hayne-inspired Parramatta Eels have handed the Gold Coast Titans their seventh consecutive loss at home, with a 24-18 victory at CBUS Super Stadium on Saturday night.
Sam Allardyce wants to keep Ravel Morrison and hopes the midfielder can recapture the form he showed in the early part of last season.
Swansea City boss Garry Monk has lauded the quality of new arrivals Gylfi Sigurdsson and Jefferson Montero.
Exiled batsman Kevin Pietersen has become the latest person to call on Alastair Cook to resign as England captain.
Lewis Hamilton's love affair with the Hungaroring continued as the Mercedes man went fastest in final practice at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Photos from day 2 of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow