Shock results have started cropping up, big names have started feeling the heat and, although it creates a buzz, it may not go down well with the local fans at the 8 million-baht SangSom 6-Red World Championship.
World stars led by Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei are confirmed to join the Badminton Thai Glory To The King tournament on Dec 5.
Eccentric Frenchman Gael Monfils reached his second US Open quarter-final on Tuesday, stunning seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-5, 7-6 (8/6), 7-5.
WATFORD (UNITED KINGDOM) - As he prepares to lead England as captain against Norway on Wednesday, Wayne Rooney says he will not consider his tenure a success unless it sees him lift a trophy.
Europe's Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley on Tuesday made his three wildcard picks for Gleneagles, selecting Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Stephen Gallacher.
Two-time Tour of Spain winner Alberto Contador took the overall lead in this year's edition on Tuesday as German Tony Martin won the 10th stage, a 36.7-kilometre time-trial.
PARIS - There were no positive dope tests at this year's Tour de France, world cycling's governing body the UCI announced on Tuesday.
China's Peng Shuai left doubts behind on Tuesday, sweeping into the US Open semi-finals to join Li Na and Zheng Jie as the only Chinese to reach a Grand Slam last four.
LONDON - Former England international wing James Simpson-Daniel's injury-plagued career came to a sadly appropriate conclusion on Tuesday as he was forced to retire because of an ankle problem.
Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger was on Tuesday named the new captain of world champions Germany by manager Joachim Loew.
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