Left-arm spinner Murali Kartik on 14 June 2014 announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.
Netherlands won the Women’s World Cup 2014 in The Hague, Netherlands.
Indian pistol shooter, Jitu Rai won silver medal in the men’s 10-meter air pistol event at the ISSF World Cup Shooting in Munich.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi released commemorative postage stamps on the 2014 FIFA World Cup that is being played in Brazil.
Rafael Nadal won the French Open title 2014 for the ninth time.
Former Indian cricket captain, Sourav Ganguly on 8 June 2014 joined Mudgal Committee as an expert on cricketing affairs.
India ranked at third in the ODI rankings released on 4 May 2014. Sri Lanka eclipsed India and was ranked at second position.
South Africa appointed Hashim Amla as test cricket captain. He succeeds Graeme Smith, who retired in March 2014.
Wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Sushil Kumar won Gold and Silver respectively in International Competition.
KKR won the seventh edition of Indian Premier League 2014 by defeating KXIP by three wickets in the final played at Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore.
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany on 25 May 2014 won Monaco Grand Prix of Formula One.
Sachin Tendulkar has been appointed as the goodwill ambassador of 35th National Games, Kerala scheduled to be held from January-February 2015.
Brazil announced measures to make FIFA World Cup 2014 eco-friendly
Football named as Brazuca to be used in FIFA World Cup Brazil will have six in-built HD cameras to capture 360 degree view of the on-field action.
China won 2014 Uber Cup title of badminton on 24 May 2014
Japan won 2014 Thomas Cup badminton
Real Madrid defeated its arch-rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 at Lisbon to win their 10th UEFA Champions League title and first since 2002.
Japan won AFC Women's Asian Cup title against Australia in Vietnam on 25 May 2014
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).
WADA has added Xenon and Argon gas into the list of Prohibited substances as they can be inhaled to enhance performance by the athletes.
Indian men's recurve team on 18 May 2014 won Silver Medal in Archery World Cup Stage 2 at Medellin, US.
Novak Djokovic won the Men's Italian Tennis Open 2014 held in Rome, Italy on 18 May 2014.
Serena Williams of US won the Women's Italian Tennis Open 2014 on 18 May 2014. She defeated World No. 11 Sara Errani of Italy
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.
Pankaj Advani on 14 May 2014 won Cricket Club of India (CCI) Classic Billiards and Snooker tournament.
Hockey India (HI) honoured heroes of 1975 World Cup team on 14 May 2014.
SC has appointed Justice Mukul Mudgal panel to further probe the IPL betting or spot fixing scandal that involves Narayanswamy Srinivasan and 12 others.
Former Zimbabwe batsman, Grant Flower has been named as the batting coach of Pakistan cricket team for two years.
AIBA Executive Committee approved Boxing India as a provisional new AIBA member to represent India.