Home favourite Jan Zibrat made a winning start to his campaign at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Slovenia Open in Otocec, beating Hungary’s Gergely Sabjan in the qualification phase.
Last year’s silver medallists Argentina made a strong start to the men’s competition at the 2016 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) 3x3 Under-18 World Championships, beating Andorra and China on the opening day of action in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana.
Russia win junior team title as European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Championships get underway in Bern
Russia claimed the junior team gold medal on the opening day of the 2016 European Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Switzerland’s capital Bern.
Erik Røste has been re-elected President of the Norwegian Ski Association for the next two years during the body's General Assembly in Trondheim.
The eyes of Italy’s athletics followers will be on the high jump competition at tomorrow night’s International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Diamond League meeting here in the Stadio Olimpico.
World Sailing appoint former USOC and BOA communications director as chief press officer for Rio 2016
Former United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and British Olympic Association (BOA) communications expert Darryl Seibel has been confirmed as chief press officer by World Sailing for Rio 2016.
South Korea are attempting to naturalise German-born luger Aileen Frisch in time for their home Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang in 2018.
India to begin ICC Champions Trophy defence against rivals Pakistan as reserve day for final is added
Defending champions India will begin their defence of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Champions Trophy against fierce rivals Pakistan, while a reserve day has been added for the final.
Freestyle motocross king Ronnie Renner will be aiming to win his eighth Moto X step-up title tomorrow when X Games Austin is due to get underway.
The Para-taekwondo world rankings have been published for June with a number of changes following last month’s African Championships in Port Said in Egypt.
All 32 hours of live coverage from the upcoming International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Athletics European Championships in Grosseto will be streamed live on the event’s dedicated website, it has been announced.
A new agreement has been signed with the aim of standardising mountain rescues for Para-skiers and snowboarders.
Hammer throw gold medallist Tatyana Beloborodova has been identified as one of two Russians who have tested positive for doping following re-analysis of their samples at London 2012, it has been reported.
A controversial contract proposal to restrict how sports on the inaugural European Championships programme are able to participate at other multi-sport events has been "superseded", insidethegames has been told after more criticism from rival bodies.
The latest German documentary on doping in Russia will explore the country's willingness to introduce reforms in time for the Rio 2016 Olympics.