The 2015 Dakar Rally
is the 7th successive year that the event is held in South America and is the 36th
time the race has been run. The event
begins in Buenos
Aires (capital of Argentina) on January
4th , then running through Argentina,
Bolivia, finishing in
Aires, Argentina on January 17th after 13 stages of competition.
The race comprises 4 vehicle categories - Motorbikes, Cars, Quad Bikes, and
Trucks. Winning Manufacturers: KTM
Mini (Cars); Yamaha
Australian Open is the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the year – the other three being the French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open. Since 1988 the tournament has been played on hard courts at
Melbourne Park – the two primary courts are located at the Rod Laver Arena and Hisense Arena, both are equipped with retractable roofs. Stan Wawrinka
(Switzerland) is the defending champion in men's singles. Li Na
(China), the defending champion in the women's singles, announced her retirement on September 19, 2014.