Some fighters smile when they are hurt in the ring, a defence mechanism designed to convey comfort under pressure.
Civil war is threatening to break out in Team Sky between Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome ahead of this year's Tour de France.
Winning both the Giro d'Italia and Tour de France in the course of a cycling career is one mark of a great of the sport.
It seems highly unlikely Amir Khan will box in his own country again, and that is a pity.
Mahmood al-Zarooni, the trainer at the heart of the Godolphin doping scandal, has been disqualified from racing for eight years following a disciplinary hearing at the British Horseracing Authority's offices in London on Thursday .
British boxing is currently going through somewhat of a rejuvenation it would be fair to say.
What was billed as Nathan Cleverly's toughest fight turned into a shut-out as the Welshman retained his WBO light-heavyweight championship – and moved closer to a unification fight with Bernard Hopkins – with a unanimous points decision over Robin Krasniqi.
With the World Championship set to kick off this morning, we at Here Is The City have decided to give you our tips for the tournaments most dangerous runners and riders.