Indian tennis star Sania Mirza was appointment as Brand Ambassador of Telangana on 22 July 2014.
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany on 20 July 2014 won the 2014 German Grand Prix.
Irishman Rory McIlroy won the British Golf Open Championship 2014 held at Royal Liverpool Golf course in Holyake
German football captain, Philipp Lahm announced his retirement from international career. He will continue playing for the club Bayern Munich.
Germany was ranked number One in the latest release of the FIFA's world rankings released on 17 July 2014.
Former India cricket captain Rahul Dravid has been elected as the 47th member of Laureus World Sports Academy panel.
The 127th edition of the Durand Cup Football Tournament will be held in Goa from 28th October 2014 to 9th November 2014.
Brazil Football coach Luiz Felipe Scolari resigned after the country failed to win the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
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).
Germany won 2014 FIFA World Cup by defeating Argentina 1-0 at Maracana in Rio de Janeiro. The goal was made by Mario Gotze during the extra-time.
FIFA suspended Nigeria from all international football competitions with immediate effect.
SAI and TheFootballLink jointly launched F-Cube technology at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. The technology will promote football at the grass-root level.
Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean doubles partner Cara Black achieved a career-best rank of number five in the world.
Czech left-hander Petra Kvitova won the 2014 Wimbledon women singles title by defeating Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0.
Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 6-7(7), 6-4, 7-6(4), 5-7, 6-4 to win his second Men’s Wimbledon title. His first title was claimed in 2011.
Sachin Tendulkar-led MCC XI won over Shane Warne-led Rest of the World XI in a match played in honour of the Lord’s bi-centenary year.
ISSF ranked Indian shooter Jitu Rai as world’s number 1 in the men's 10m air pistol category.
Indian cueist, Pankaj Advani won his maiden IBSF 6-Red World snooker title at Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt by defeating Kacper Flilpiak of Poland.
Saina Nehwal won 750000 US dollar Australian Open Super Series by defeating Carolina Marin of Spain in straight-game played at Sydney.
Indian Olympic Association announced the dates of 35th National Games. The games will be held from 31 January to 14 February 2015 in Kerala.
The in-exile-President of BCCI, N Srinivasan has been appointed as the first Chairperson of ICC for a period of two years from 2014 to 2016.
Jitu Rai on 19 June 2014 became the first Indian to win three medals in successive ISSF Shooting World Cup.
N Srinivasan has been appointed as the chief of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association for the 14th Consecutive year.
AB De Villiers of South Africa eclipsed Virat Kohli to become number one batsman in ODI batsman ranking released on 22 June 2014.
Magnus Carlsen on 18 June 2014 bagged the FIDE World Rapid Chess Championship title in Dubai.
India won the Bangladesh series 2-0. The third and final ODI was abandoned due to incessant rain in Mirpur, near Dhaka.
Former Captain of Bangladesh Mohammad Ashraful on 18 June 2014 was banned for eight years by the disciplinary panel
India won 2 Gold, 5 Silver and 5 Bronze medals at 16th Asian Junior Athletics Championship.
Australia won the Men’s hockey World Cup title 2014 for second successive time.