21-year-old Georgian luger, Nodar Kumaritashvili, died in a crash during training, hours before the opening of Vancouver Olympic Games on February 12.
"We are all in deep shock, we don't know what to do. We don't know whether to take part in the opening ceremony or even the Olympic Games themselves," BBC quoted head of Georgian Olympic delegation Irakli Japaridze.
Serena Williams won her second straight Australian Open championship on Saturday, ending Justine Henin's hopes of a championship in her first Grand Slam since coming back.
Michaella Krajicek, the Dutch teenager making her third visit to The Championships, secured a place in the quarter-finals for the first time with an emphatic 6-3, 6-4 victory over Laura Granville of the United States.
Bob and Mike Bryan, the top seeds and defending men’s doubles champions, swept aside the Belgium pair of Olivier Rochus and Kristof Vliegen in straight sets 6-0, 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 to move into the last 16.
The Americans will next face the British pair, Richard Bloomfield and Jonathan Marray, who upset the 16th seeded Poles, Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Lukasz Kubot, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5.
Congo and Austria played out an entertaining 1-1 draw in front of a crowd of almost 20,000 at Edmonton's vast Commonwealth Stadium on 2 July 2007.
The spirited Kiwis made an honest fist of it at a packed National Soccer Stadium in Toronto on Monday, but Portugal's oozing overall class and Bruno Gama's ice-cool set-pieces saw the Lusitanians win out 2-0 to race to the top of Group C.
Mexico proved their junior world title was far from a fluke as many of those very same stars shone to beat out stylish Gambia 3-0 at Toronto's National Soccer Stadium on 1 July.
Arsenal FC have moved quickly to replace Thierry Henry after agreeing a deal to sign NK Dinamo Zagreb striker Eduardo da Silva for an undisclosed fee thought to be a Croatian record.
Nicole Vaidisova won the tussle of the talented teenagers, with the 18-year-old Czech brushing aside Victoria Azarenka in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2.