Indian tennis star Sania Mirza was appointment as Brand Ambassador of Telangana on 22 July 2014.
German football captain, Philipp Lahm announced his retirement from international career. He will continue playing for the club Bayern Munich.
Former India cricket captain Rahul Dravid has been elected as the 47th member of Laureus World Sports Academy panel.
Sri Lankan cricketer Mahela Jayawardene announced his retirement from Test Cricket. He will play his last test against Pakistan in August 2014.
Sim Bhullar became the first basketball player of Indian origin to join the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Former Captain of Bangladesh Mohammad Ashraful on 18 June 2014 was banned for eight years by the disciplinary panel
Former Indian cricket captain, Sourav Ganguly on 8 June 2014 joined Mudgal Committee as an expert on cricketing affairs.
Wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Sushil Kumar won Gold and Silver respectively in International Competition.
Sachin Tendulkar has been appointed as the goodwill ambassador of 35th National Games, Kerala scheduled to be held from January-February 2015.
India’s distance runner, Kisan Tadvi won silver in boys 3000m race in 2014 Youth Olympics Asian Area Athletics Qualification event in Bangkok.
Snooker champion Chitra Magimairaj nominated for Arjuna awards announced by the Billiards and Snooker Association of India (BSFI).
Three-time F1 world champion, Sir Jack Brabham died at the age of 88. He is the only driver, who won a title by a car bearing his name.
Former Zimbabwe batsman, Grant Flower has been named as the batting coach of Pakistan cricket team for two years.
Australian Test great Dennis Lillee and mentor of Mitchell Johnson's quit his post at Cricket Australia after being refused a pay rise.
Virat Kohli was ranked no 1 in ICC list of One Day International (ODI) ranking released in Dubai on 4 May 2014.
Elena Baltacha, the former British No 1 tennis player died of liver cancer at the age of 30.
Dipika Pallikal ranked 10 in the Women’s Squash Association (WSA) rankings released on 4 May 2014.
Indian trap shooter Manavjit Singh Sandhu jumped to the third spot in the world rankings from 16th after winning gold at the ISSF World Cup in Tucson.
Paralympic swimmer Sharath Gayakwad won two Bronze and single Silver at the IDM Berlin 2014.
Hockey India on 19 April 2014 appointed former senior coach Harendra Singh as the coach of the junior men's team.
Gareth Hopkins the former New Zealand wicketkeeper on 11 April 2014 announced his retirement from cricket.
Sachin Tendulkar adorned on the cover page of the 151st edition of the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack published in London.
Heena Sindhu clinched World’s Number One spot in 10 meters air pistol event.
Iwao Hakamada has been awarded with an honorary championship belt by WBC. He was released after 48 years in prison following a murder conviction.
Viswanathan Anand ranked World number 3 in the rating list released by FIDE.
Rusi Dinshaw, the only Pakistani cricketer of Parsi Community died in Karachi. He was suffering from schizophrenia.
Sachin Tendulkar has voted as the Cricketer of the Generation by a 50-member by beating Shane Warne and Jacques Kallis.
Heena Sidhu won the gold medal in the Women’s Air pistol event at the 7th Asian Air Gun Championship in Kuwait
Pooja Ghatkar, Indian shooter won the gold medal in women’s air rifle event at the 7th Asian Championship in Kuwait.